Animal Psychology Advanced - Qp8

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Animal Psychology Advanced - Qp8 - Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Many researchers recognize that we must be anthropomorphic when we discuss animal emotions, and agree that animals and humans share many traits including emotions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Emotions have been shown to permit animals to behave adaptively and flexibly using various behavior patterns in a wide variety of venues.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The word "emotion" dates back to ______, when it was adapted from the French word émouvoir, which means "to stir up".
    • A. 

      1379

    • B. 

      1479

    • C. 

      1579

    • D. 

      1679

  • 4. 
    Emotions are lengthy in duration and consist of a coordinated set of responses, which may include physiological, behavioural, and neural mechanisms.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Complex emotions includes:  (Select three)
    • A. 

      Anger

    • B. 

      Jealousy

    • C. 

      Contempt

    • D. 

      Disgust

    • E. 

      Sympathy

  • 6. 
    ______ work "The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals", focused on the evolution of human psychology and its continuity with the behaviour of animals.
    • A. 

      Tinbergen's

    • B. 

      Von Frisch's

    • C. 

      Lorenz's

    • D. 

      Darwin's

  • 7. 
    Spindle neurons, first discovered in the ______'s, are long, large spindle-shaped brain cells that are responsible for humans being able to feel emotions and suffer emotionally.
    • A. 

      1880

    • B. 

      1980

    • C. 

      1890

    • D. 

      1990

  • 8. 
    Spindle cells help us conceptualize, make decisions, learn, remember, and recognize the surrounding environment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A mirror neuron is a neuron that fires both when an animal acts and when the animal observes the same action performed by another, and explains feelings such as sympathy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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