Practice Quizzes

  1. Describe Ekman’s basic emotions and evaluate the real-world value of these studies.

  2. Describe the core characteristics of emotions and discuss the features that uniquely describe emotions and differentiate them from moods and affect.

  3. Describe and evaluate Gray’s (1972) reward sensitivity theory of personality.

  4. Discuss how emotions affect memories, describing the cognitive and neural mechanisms that process this relationship.

  5. Describe and compare theories that have investigated and conceptualized motivation.