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Emotion in Psychology Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Michelle was frightened by a scary movie. As a result, her HPA axis responded by:

Question 2 2. Which of the following is considered to present a problem with the James-Lange theory of emotion?

Question 3 3. The brain processes emotions _____.

Question 4 4. Why is the two-factor theory of emotion called that?

Question 5 5. How did Cannon-Bard's theory of emotion differ from the James-Lange theory?

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Question 6 6. If you had sustained damage to your amygdala, which of the following situations would you have trouble experiencing?

Question 7 7. The fight or flight response is activated by this branch of the autonomic nervous system:

Question 8 8. Which emotion found in Robert Plutchik's list is missing from Ekman's original list?

Question 9 9. What conclusion might we take away from case studies like that of Phineas Gage?

Question 10 10. Amanda is at home, relaxing and enjoying a happy movie. How is her autonomic nervous system responding to this situation?

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Question 11 11. William James and Carl Lange are known for their theory stating that _____.

Question 12 12. Which of the following is the BEST explanation for why Phineas Gage behaved so differently after his accident?

Question 13 13. The biological processing of emotions does NOT involve the _____.

Question 14 14. Emotions can help us with _____ communication.

Question 15 15. An emotion is defined as _____.

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Question 16 16. The human fight or flight response _____.

Question 17 17. The HPA axis includes:

Question 18 18. Paul Ekman's experiment determined that a specific six emotions were instinctive because _____.

Emotion in Psychology Chapter Exam Instructions

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