HP4 Quiz 2 2010
Patients presenting with highly effortful, telegrammatic language, and right face and arm weakness are most likely to be suffering from
Fluent language disorders involve a failure in
the selection of appropriate linguistic content.
conduction over the arcuate fasciculus.
both A and C.
Who was Phineas Gage?
The grandfather of modern neuropsychology.
One of the first record cases of executive dysfunction.
The researcher who first described executive dysfunction in patients following frontal lobotomy.
The first recorded case of amnesia following bilateral resection in the temporal lobes.
A 58 year old male suffers bilateral infarction of the posterior cerebral artery resulting in
bilateral damage of the inferior temporo-occipital junction that is associated with associative
During examination, you expect him to show impaired
copying of objects.
verbal descriptions of objects.
memory of object location.
recognition of objects.
The dorsolateral prefrontal cortex is
associated with cognitive aspects of executive function.
responsible for consolidating new memories.
the emotional-motivational interface of executive function.
responsible for social inhibition.
The case-faces illusion illustrates the
Gestalt grouping principle of common fate.
principle of perceptual completion.
perceptual principle of exclusive allocation.
principle of modular information encapsulation.