6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- brief, acute changes in conscious experience and physiology that occur in response to a personally meaningful situation.
- Inherently biological states of deficiency (cellular or bodily) that compel drives.
- 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.
- List Maslow's Heirarchy:
- the urge to move toward one's goals; to accomplish a task
- Says emotions are product of evolutionary past; Basic emotions reflect fundamental emotional states that play role in essential life tasks. Says emotions are not single states but categories of relatied emotions. Basic emotions are only a small set of infinite variety of emotional states we can experience.
5 True/False questions
Autonomic Nervous System and emotional experience → 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.
Moods → Inherently biological states of deficiency (cellular or bodily) that compel drives.
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 → the idea that it is the perception of the physiological changes that accompany emotions that produces the subjective emotional experience.