rhythms of sleep

Card Set Information

Author:
Anonymous
ID:
119244
Filename:
rhythms of sleep
Updated:
2011-11-27 18:42:08
Tags:
aefdegwg
Folders:

Description:
AP psych
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user Anonymous on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. nathaniel kleitman
    rapid eye movement occurs during sleep
  2. REM
    avg. 20 minutes, electrical pattern resembles wakefulness
  3. stage 1
    light sleep, brain waves small and irregular
  4. stage 2
    sleep spindles:high peaking waves
  5. stage 3
    delta waves:slow with high peaks
  6. stage 4
    deep sleep, likely to walk in your sleep
  7. sequence of stages takes
    30-45 minutes
  8. REM is also called
    paradoxal sleep
  9. waking dream
    eyes open, but still see dreamlike figures
  10. insomnia
    10% of adults, difficult falling and staying asleep
  11. sleep apnea
    breathing periodically stops for a few moments
  12. narcolepsy
    daytime attack of sleepiness (genetic factors) 5-30 minutes
  13. REM behavior disorder
    sleeper is physically active during a dream

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview