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Ch 13 Myers Psychology

Which theory suggests that you would not experience intense anger unless you were first aware of your

racing heart or of other symptoms of physiological arousal?
Who suggested that the physiological reactions associated with a variety of different emotions were much the


\ If people who have just been aroused by watching rock videos are insulted, their feelings of anger will be

greater than those of people who have been similarly provoked but were not previously aroused. This is best explained by the:

Whether we feel angry or depressed in response to a low exam grade depends on whether we attribute the

poor grade to an unfair test or to our own lack of academic ability. This best illustrates that emotions are influenced by:

The instantaneous and automatic fear response experienced when unexpectedly stumbling upon a snake

illustrates the importance of the:

Activation of the sympathetic nervous system ________ salivation and ________ blood pressure.

Julie will be competing in a basketball free throw contest. Her performance is likely to be ________ if her

 physiological arousal during the performance is ________.

A lie detector machine is used to monitor people's:

People who were exposed to different parts of emotion-laden faces detected anger mostly from the ________

 and happiness mostly from the ________.

Who would have been most likely to suggest that the facial expression of disgust is an inherited behavioral

 trait that enables us to quickly eject foul-tasting and harmful food from our mouths?

If you mimic another person's facial expressions of emotion, you probably will feel increasing empathy for

that person. This is best explained in terms of the:

People ________ the long-term emotional impact of sustaining a paralyzing physical injury and they

            ________ the long-term emotional impact of acquiring wealth.

Luciano believes that the best way to get over the anger he feels toward one of his high school teachers is to

 scream shameful profanities while hitting a punching bag. His belief best illustrates the:

After receiving exciting news about the birth of a healthy grandson, Mr. Haney was easily persuaded to

 contribute a generous sum of money to a neighborhood church. This best illustrates the:

Professor Crane was ecstatic when he learned that one of his research studies had been approved for

publication. His feelings of joy quickly dissipated, however, when he heard a colleague recently had three different research articles accepted for publication. His declining emotional satisfaction is best explained in terms of the:

Who suggested that we can stimulate the subjective experience of cheerfulness simply by acting as if we are

 already cheerful?

The importance of autonomic nervous system arousal to our subjective experience of emotion is most

 clearly minimized by the:

When Mr. Morgan began to misinterpret his harmless symptoms of autonomic nervous system arousal as

indicative of an impending heart attack, he suffered an unusually intense level of fear. His emotional suffering is best understood in terms of the:

The physiological arousal of parents who momentarily lose their young child in a large shopping mall can

actually heighten their feelings of elation shortly thereafter when the child is found. This is best explained by the:

Evidence that emotion precedes physiological arousal would be most inconsistent with the _. Evidence that

emotion precedes mentally labeling our physiological arousal would be most inconsistent with the ___. Antonio's car stalls in the middle of a railroad crossing just as a train is rapidly approaching. His emotional

 arousal is likely to be accompanied by:

Shondra, an experienced member of her high school swimming team, has just recently joined her high

school debate team. A high level of physiological arousal during team competition is likely to ________ her swimming performance and ________ her debate performance.

Exuberant infants and alert, energetic adults are especially likely to show high levels of brain activity in the:

An approach to lie detection that assesses a suspect's physiological response to details of a crime known

 only to police investigators is called the:

Feigned smiles are initiated ________ abruptly and last for a ________ time than genuine smiles.

Compared to North Americans, Asians are ________ likely to display feelings of anger and ________ likely

 to display feelings of shame.

Ariana believes that yelling at her husband serves to calm her angry feelings toward him. Her belief is most

 clearly inconsistent with the: