6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- the idea that it is the perception of the physiological changes that accompany emotions that produces the subjective emotional experience.
- affective states that operate in the background of consciousness and tend to last longer than most emotions.
- set of emotions that are common to all humans; includes, anger, disgust, fear, happiness, sadness, and surprise.
- the urge to move toward one's goals; to accomplish a task
- the (law) principle that moderate levels of arousal lead to optimal performance.
- the perceived states of tension that occur when our bodies are deficient in some need, creating an urge to relieve the tension.
5 True/False questions
Emotions → affective states that operate in the background of consciousness and tend to last longer than most emotions.
Incentive → any external object or event that motivates behavior
Broaden-and-build model → Fredrickson's model for positive emotions, which posits that they widen our cognitive perspective and help us acquire useful life skills.
Affective Neuroscientist → sciensist in the field devoted to studying the brain's role in emotions.
Amygdala → Important 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.