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HS (SST) Social Studies Standard

Psychology Domain 2

SST-HS.PSY.D2 Biological Bases of Behavior


  • SST-HS.PSY.D2.1 Identify the functions of the major divisions and subdivisions of the human nervous system
  • SST-HS.PSY.D2.2 Identify the parts of the neuron and describe the basic process of neural transmission
  • SST-HS.PSY.D2.3 Describe the interactions between the endocrine and nervous systems
  • SST-HS.PSY.D2.4 Discuss processes of sensation and perception and how they interact
  • SST-HS.PSY.D2.5 Identify states of consciousness
  • SST-HS.PSY.D2.6 Describe the sleep cycle
  • SST-HS.PSY.D2.7 Describe types of sleep disorders

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