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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part One: Chapter Five, Hands.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Sacks' book is different from a college textbook in that it:
(a) Has a more rushed style
(b) Has a slower pace
(c) Has a more scientific style
(d) Has a friendlier style
2. What additional form of memory can people with Jimmie G.'s disorder lose?
(a) Sensual Memory
(b) Visual Memory
(c) Auditory Memory
(d) Olfactory Memory
3. Sacks sees his patients as:
(a) Real people
(c) Mere medical files
(d) Mere case studies
4. If Sacks called his chapters 'studies' what would that mean about his attitude?
(a) He is professional.
(b) He likes his patients.
(c) He is detached from his patients.
(d) He despises his patients.
5. Why is the main character confused?
(a) He can't figure out how to detach his leg from his body.
(b) He can't figure out how to remove his hands.
(c) He can't figure out how to detach his arm from his body.
(d) He can't figure out how to remove his face.
Short Answer Questions
1. How old is the character in this chapter?
2. What is the consequence scientists pay when they ignore the a patient's high cognitive function?
3. How does the main character regain control of his/her body?
4. Most neuroscientists thought that most neurological disorders were caused by damage to what part of the brain?
5. Sacks says taht for a long time which part of the brain was thought to be less complex?
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