Motivation & Emotion (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 24 - 29 of 143

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Question number: 24

» Motivation & Emotion » Biological Bases

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The polygraph’s most common error is to

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

fail to detect persons who are guilty.

b.

fail to detect persons who can lie without anxiety.

c.

identify as innocent persons who are easily aroused.

d.

identify as guilty persons who are innocent.

e.

All of the above

Question number: 25

» Motivation & Emotion » Hunger, Thirst, Sex, & Pain

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The “local” stimulus theory of hunger is associated with the name of:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Anderson

b.

Ingram

c.

Cannon

d.

Vernon

e.

Beach

Question number: 26

» Motivation & Emotion » Theories of Emotion » Embodied Emotion

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Factors predisposing an individual toward feeling of jealousy include:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Self esteem

b.

Insecurity in self-conception

c.

Lack of intensity in feeling of love

d.

Self-hate

e.

None of the above

Question number: 27

» Motivation & Emotion » Social Motives

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Job satisfaction is enhanced by tasks that are:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Very easy to accomplish

b.

Unrelated to one’s personal needs

c.

Very direct and require no extra efforts

d.

Challenging but not overwhelming

e.

Overwhelming and rewarding

Question number: 28

» Motivation & Emotion » Hunger, Thirst, Sex, & Pain

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Among which demographic group are eating disorders most prevalent?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

heterosexual men

b.

homosexual women

c.

heterosexual women

d.

LGBT

e.

homosexual men

Question number: 29

» Motivation & Emotion » Motivational Concepts » Drives & Incentives

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Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of perception?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Perception is giving understanding to sensation

b.

Perception is a highly selective process

c.

Perception is an active process

d.

Perception is so automatic that we are not aware of it

e.

Perception is unaffected by motivation

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