Motivation and Emotion in Psychology Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Madeline always feels like she is never included in group activities or social events. She has become depressed and lonely. According to Maslow, which category of needs has not been fulfilled?

Question 2 2. What is the first and most important need highlighted in Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements regarding appraisal, the cognitive processing part of the two-factor theory of emotion, is FALSE?

Question 4 4. What is the correct order of stages in general adaptation syndrome?

Question 5 5. People with eating disorders, like anorexics, have _____ as their cause.

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Question 6 6. The brain processes emotions _____.

Question 7 7. According to Sigmund Freud, _____.

Question 8 8. William James and Carl Lange are known for their theory stating that _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the following individuals is likely to be the LEAST happy?

Question 10 10. Why do people have different caloric needs?

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Question 11 11. Stress can cause grey hair because it _____.

Question 12 12. Paul Ekman's experiment determined that a specific six emotions were instinctive because _____.

Question 13 13. The HPA axis includes:

Question 14 14. Kevin is really stressed at work, and decides he needs a day off. When Kevin calls in sick to work the following day, which theory of motivation is he exhibiting?

Question 15 15. If you had sustained damage to your amygdala, which of the following situations would you have trouble experiencing?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following regulates our sense of hunger?

Question 17 17. Emotions can help us with _____ communication.

Question 18 18. What is the motivating factor according to Instinct Theory?

Question 19 19. Which of the following describes the reaction of people with memory loss when prompted to eat lunch multiple times?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is TRUE of self-talk?

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Question 21 21. According to positive psychology, happiness involves all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 22 22. Which of the following is considered to present a problem with the James-Lange theory of emotion?

Question 23 23. Kate has an unhealthy response to the stress of taking an exam. How might she respond?

Question 24 24. What conclusion might we take away from case studies like that of Phineas Gage?

Question 25 25. What is the purpose of insulin?

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Question 26 26. The fight or flight response is activated by this branch of the autonomic nervous system:

Question 27 27. The human fight or flight response _____.

Question 28 28. The order of Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs, from bottom to top is:

Question 29 29. Why is the two-factor theory of emotion called that?

Question 30 30. Charlie has a healthy response to the stress of moving to a new city. How might he respond to the situation?

Motivation and Emotion in Psychology Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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