6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- set of emotions that are common to all humans; includes, anger, disgust, fear, happiness, sadness, and surprise.
- Fredrickson's model for positive emotions, which posits that they widen our cognitive perspective and help us acquire useful life skills.
- brief, acute changes in conscious experience and physiology that occur in response to a personally meaningful situation.
- the idea that it is the perception of the physiological changes that accompany emotions that produces the subjective emotional experience.
- When 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.)
- the (law) principle that moderate levels of arousal lead to optimal performance.
5 True/False questions
Amygdala → affective states that operate in the background of consciousness and tend to last longer than most emotions.
pysiological needs, saftey and security needs, love and belongingness needs, esteem needs, self-actualization → 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.
Abraham Maslow's Hierarchy → set of emotions that are common to all humans; includes, anger, disgust, fear, happiness, sadness, and surprise.
Affective Neuroscientist → sciensist in the field devoted to studying the brain's role in emotions.
Needs → Inherently biological states of deficiency (cellular or bodily) that compel drives.