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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part One: Chapter Three, The Disembodied Lady.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the consequence scientists pay when they ignore the a patient's high cognitive function?
(a) They are unable to empathize with their patients.
(b) They cannot diagnose their patients properly.
(c) They can do nothing to help their patients.
(d) They are out of touch with reality.
2. What is the technical term of Jimmie G.'s disorder?
(d) Retrograde Amnesia
3. Sacks says taht for a long time which part of the brain was thought to be less complex?
(a) The right hemisphere
(b) The left hemisphere
(c) Parietal Lobe
(d) Frontal Lobe
4. How does the 'what science leaves out' theme play out in this chapter?
(a) Science leaves out an account of higher cognitive faculties.
(b) Science ignores the ethical issues at stake.
(c) Science leaves out the personal experience of the patient.
(d) Science pays no attention to the state of the soul in these matters.
5. How does the main character regain control of his/her body?
(a) Her ears
(b) A wheelchair
(c) Help from family
(d) Her eyes
Short Answer Questions
1. Dr. P possesses which personal qualities.
2. What year does Sacks think Jimmie G's memory should have stopped?
3. The main character has a dream that foreshadows her condition? What is the dream about?
4. Dr. P is a teacher of what?
5. What surgery is the main character admitted into the hospital to have?
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