Question: scenario you lie down in bed after a long study...
- Scenario: You lie down in bed after a long study session. At first, you close your eyes and begin to feel relaxed. Suddenly, your thoughts are consumed by trying to remember a difficult you studied. Eventually, you close your eyes again and focus on your breathing to relax. Finally, drowsiness kicks in and you fall asleep. You sleep, uninterrupted, for 8 hours.
Beginning at the point you laid down and ending when you wake up after 8 hours, describe what EEG records would have shown and what would have been going on in your body/brain. Please include:
-Characteristic wave rhythms and frequencies for all states
-Estimated frequency and general characteristics of sleep cycles you experience
-Detailed description of one sleep cycle
-(When applicable) Corresponding physical characteristics, biological features, brain activity, etc. which may be observed at different points