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  1. the (law) principle that moderate levels of arousal lead to optimal performance.
  2. Inherently biological states of deficiency (cellular or bodily) that compel drives.
  3. sciensist in the field devoted to studying the brain's role in emotions.
  4. The physiological system responsible for changes during an emotional response is the autononmic nervous system. It governs structures and processes over which we have little conscious control like changes in: heart rate, blood pressure, release of hormones. Emotions engage ANS almost immediately example: fear = heart rate goes up etc.
  5. the perceived states of tension that occur when our bodies are deficient in some need, creating an urge to relieve the tension.
  6. affective states that operate in the background of consciousness and tend to last longer than most emotions.

5 True/False questions

  1. Basic emotionsbrief, acute changes in conscious experience and physiology that occur in response to a personally meaningful situation.

          

  2. AmygdalaImportant role in appraisal of the emotional significance of stimuli with a specialized function for noticing fear relavant information. Pivotal role in quick appraisals during the threatening or fear inducing situations.

          

  3. Drive reduction theory of motivationWhen our physiological systems are out of balance or depleted, we are driven to reduce this depleted state. Maintaining homeostasis is central to this idea. (Perceived internal state of tension that arises when our bodies are lacking in some basic physioloigcal capacity.)

          

  4. pysiological needs, saftey and security needs, love and belongingness needs, esteem needs, self-actualizationThe physiological system responsible for changes during an emotional response is the autononmic nervous system. It governs structures and processes over which we have little conscious control like changes in: heart rate, blood pressure, release of hormones. Emotions engage ANS almost immediately example: fear = heart rate goes up etc.

          

  5. Incentiveany external object or event that motivates behavior

          

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