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Question number: 1358

» Motivation & Emotion » Theories of Emotion » Expressed Emotion

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Richard Lazarus proposed the ________ of emotion that downplays the role of physiological arousal, and assumes that our emotion at a given time depends on our interpretation of the situation we are in at that time.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

opponent-process theory

b.

cognitive-appraisal theory

c.

two-factor theory

d.

Cannon-Bard theory

e.

James-Lange theory

Question number: 1359

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Language » Structure

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Chomsky proposed that children learn a language:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Language and thought are separate and independent processes

b.

Because they possess learnt words

c.

One’s thought determines the nature of one’s language

d.

Because they possess an innate language acquisition device

e.

Language and thought interact, each influencing the other

Question number: 1360

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » NeoFreudian & Psychodynamic Theorists

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Many of the Neo-Freudians have modified Freud’s original theory of personality to give more emphasis to:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Unconscious forces

b.

Difference between sexes

c.

Social and cultural factors

d.

Child sexuality

e.

Conscious forces

Question number: 1361

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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What is Premack principle in operant conditioning?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

More desirable behavior can be achieved through positive reinforcement.

b.

Primary reinforcers are used to reinforce desirable behavior.

c.

Punishment is ineffective.

d.

Acquiring a desired behavior from an individual can be effectively used as a reinforcer for another, less desirable activity.

e.

Punishment is effective when paired with an aversive stimulus.

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