States of Consciousness & Misc.

Gap-fill exercise

For this part of the game, type the right word in the blank. If you're asked for a name, give both First and Last names.

Once all the gaps are filled, press "Check" to check your answers.

Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!
* What is the most commonly occurring sleep disorder?

* What part of the brain regulates circadian rhythms?

* What is it called when one area of the brain takes on functions of another area when that area becomes damaged?

* Which sleeps more per day: A cat, a opossum, a cow, or your roommate?

* What’s the name of the guy that got the pole shot through his head?

* What does the acronym REM stand for?

* Changes in what area of the brain during sleep is
suspected to cause the bizarre and illogical nature of dreams? The cortex.

* True or False: Dreaming occurs during both REM and non-REM stages of sleep.

* About how long have researchers found our free-running circadian rhythm to be? hours

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