Emotion-Theories of Emotion (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 24 - 28 of 44

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Question number: 24

» Emotion » Theories of Emotion

MCQ▾

Question

The theory known as ________ holds that one’s current happiness depends in part on comparing present circumstances to past circumstances.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

social-comparison theory

b.

incongruity theory

c.

adaptation-level theory

d.

disparagement theory

Question number: 25

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MCQ▾

Question

The theory that humor is amusing when it brings together incompatible ideas in a surprising outcome that violates one’s expectations is known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

adaptation-level theory

b.

incongruity theory

c.

release theory

d.

disparagement theory

Question number: 26

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MCQ▾

Question

American psychologist William James claimed that physiological changes precede emotional experiences, an idea later incorporated by the:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cannon-Bard theory

b.

opponent-process theory

c.

cognitive-appraisal theory

d.

James-Lange theory

Question number: 27

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Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Arrange the following into correct sequence as per James-Lange theory:

I. Emotion producing situation

II. Feeling of emotion

III. Elicitation of emotional responses

IV. The brain receives sensory feedback from the muscles and other organs.

(June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

I, III, IV, II

b.

I, IV, II, III

c.

I, II, III, IV

d.

II, III, IV, I

Question number: 28

» Emotion » Theories of Emotion

Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Lazarus believes our cognitive appraisal of a situation always precedes emotion. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Emotions influence thinking.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

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