Motivation & Emotion (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 47 - 51 of 143

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Question number: 47

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

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Electrically stimulating the lateral hypothalamus will cause a rat to

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

sleep and dream.

b.

stop eating.

c.

start drinking.

d.

start eating.

e.

stop drinking.

Question number: 48

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

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In an early experiment by Cannon and Washburn, Washburn swallowed a balloon so that they could measure hunger. Their conclusion was that

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Choice (5) Response

a.

the balloon recorded only thirst levels.

b.

hunger had nothing to do with stomach contractions.

c.

the balloon recorded hunger pangs or contractions.

d.

the balloon stopped digestion, and so nothing could be said of normal hunger.

e.

the balloon prevented hunger by filling up the stomach.

Question number: 49

» Motivation & Emotion » Stress & Health » Coping With Stress

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Hans Selye, the founder of modern stress research, identified pleasant stress as:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

distress

b.

eustress

c.

stressor

d.

life changes

e.

All of the above

Question number: 50

» Motivation & Emotion » Biological Bases

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A specific body weight that the brain tries to maintain through the regulation of diet, activity, and metabolism is known as:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

obesity point

b.

basal metabolic rate

c.

set point

d.

endorphins

e.

active metabolic rate

Question number: 51

» Motivation & Emotion » Motivational Concepts » Instincts & Evolutionary Psychology

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Moods

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

reflect only positive emotions.

b.

are the most extreme forms of various emotions.

c.

are subtle emotional undercurrents.

d.

reflect base physiological changes.

e.

reflect only negative emotions.

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