6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- List Maslow's Heirarchy:
- any external object or event that motivates behavior
- the (law) principle that moderate levels of arousal lead to optimal performance.
- 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.
- affective states that operate in the background of consciousness and tend to last longer than most emotions.
- 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 True/False questions
Affective Neuroscientist → any external object or event that motivates behavior
Basic emotions → brief, acute changes in conscious experience and physiology that occur in response to a personally meaningful situation.
Drive reduction theory of motivation → 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.)
Needs → affective states that operate in the background of consciousness and tend to last longer than most emotions.
Motivation → the urge to move toward one's goals; to accomplish a task