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overjustification
cognative theory
emotions
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need
drive
Lateral hypothalamus
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Psychology Word Search

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Sensory deprivation
Homeostasis
Drives
Intrinsic reward
Extensive reward
Emotions
Balance theory
Affiliation
Obese
Instincts
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Emotion and Motivation Crossword

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A condition in which we require something we lack Need
Filled to survive; oxygen, food, sleep Biological needs
Not necessarily based on deprivation and can be learned; achievement, self-esteem Psychological needs
Forces that motivate an organism to take action Drives
Behavior patterns genetically transmitted from generation to generation Instincts
Tendency to maintain an internal state of equilibrium Homeostasis
"Start eating" part of the brain Lateral hypothalamus
The need to become what one believes he or she is capable of being Self-actualization
Even if basic drives such as hunger are inborn, cultural experiences and factors influence the behavior that people use to stasify those drives Sociocultural theory
Weighing more than 30 percent greater than their recommended weight Obese
The desires for stimulation Stimulus motives
The absence of stimulation Sensory deprivation
Good grades; good income Extrinsic rewards
Self-satisfaction Intrinsic rewards
Thinking and behaving in a way that fits what an individual believes and how others expect that individual to think and behave Cognitive consistency
People need to organize their perceptions opinions and beliefs in a harmonious manner Balance theory
The desire to join with others and be a part of something larger than oneself Affiliation
State of feeling Emotions
People's emotions follow, rather than cause behavioral reactions James-Lange theory

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Motivation & Emotion Crossword Puzzle

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The reason or reasons one has for acting or behaving in a particular way. Motivation
To require (something) because it is essential or very important Need
In innate, biologically determined urge to attain a goal or satisfy a need. Drive
An innate, typically fixed pattern of behavior in organisms in response to certain stimuli. Instincts
Behavior that is driven by external rewards. Extrinsic Motivation
Behavior that is driven by internal (personal) rewards. Intrinsic Motivation
The act of affiliating, state of being affiliated. (being part of something). Affiliation
A state of balance in the body. Homeostasis
A state of feeling that involves physical arousal, expressive behaviors, and conscious experience. Emotions
When you're driven to get ahead, to tackle situations, and to meet high personal standards of success. Achievement Motivation
A feeling of discomfort or weakness caused by lack of food, couple with the desire to eat. Hunger

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Chapter 12 vocab Crossword

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Various psychological and psychological factors that cause us to act a certain way at a certain time Motivation
Innate tendencies that determine behavior Instincts
Biological or psychological requirement of an organism Need
A state of tension produced by a need that motivates an organism toward a goal Drive
The tendency of all organisms to correct imbalances and deviations from their normal state Homeostasis
An external stimulus reinfocer or reward that motivation behavior Incentive
Engaging in activities that either reduce biological needs or help us obtain external incentives Extrinsic motivation
Engaging in activities because they are personally rewarding Intrinsic motivation
produces hungar signals Lateral hypothalamus
can cause one to stop eating Ventromedial
Must be satisfied to maintain life Fundamental needs
The urge to belong and to give and recive ones love Psychological needs
Pursuit of knowledge and beauty or whatever else is required for the realization of ones unique potential Self actualization
Set of complex reactions to stimuli involving subjective feelings psychological arousal and observational behavior Emotion

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Motivation and Emotions Crossword

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experience of feelings that underlies behavior; activates and effects behaviors but difficult to predict behavior; ex. Fear, joy, surprise Emotion
eating disorder; severe weight loss accompanied by obsessive worrying about weight gain Anorexia Nervosa
idea that your body returns to a preprogrammed weight Set Point
eating disorder; recurrent episodes of binging and purging Bulimia Nervosa
All the processes that initiate, direct, and sustain behavior Motivation
An external stimulus that motivates behavior (for example, money or fame) Incentive
The natural tendency of the body to maintain a balanced internal state in order to ensure physical survival Homeostasis
The part of the hypothalamus that acts as a feeding center to incite eating Lateral Hypothalamus
The part of the hypothalamus that acts as a satiety (fullness) center to inhibit eating Ventromedial Hypothalamus
The theory that emotional feelings result when an individual becomes aware of the physiological response James-Lang
The theory that an emotion-provoking stimulus is transmitted simultaneously to the cerebral cortex, Cannon-Bard
A two-factor theory stating that for an emotion to occur, there must be (1) physiological arousal and (2) a cognitive interpretation Schachter-Singer
A lie-detecting device that detects changes in heart rate, blood pressure, Polygraph
A state of alertness and mental and physical activation Arousal
Needs or desires that energize and direct behavior toward a goal Motives

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PSYCH 104 - Chapter 9 - Motivation and Emotion Crossword

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an inferred process that causes an organism to move towards a goal motivation
what type of drive is innate and unlearned that helps preserve homeostasis? regulatory
the lateral hypothalamus hosts the _____ switch hunger
the ventromedial hypothalamus hosts the ____ switch full
a theory that the body has a homeostatic level for weight (2 words) set point
heat production thermogenesis
what type of cells can only reach a certain size and then split into two? fat
what facilitates the uptake of glucose into cells? insulin
an effect of dieting where you lose the weight, but then gain it right back yoyo
when males have low levels of ______ their sex drive decreases testosterone
females have a higher sex drive during when? ovulation
a double standard that is seen as positive for men and negative for women promiscuity
top reason why males have sex pleasure
top reason why females have sex affection
when people give up after repeated failures (2 words) learned helplessness
a mindset which believes that intelligence is a fixed trait fixed
a mindset which believes that intelligence is malleable growth
something you should praise your child for (to raise a smart kid) effort
the nonverbal communication or nonverbal leakage that is considered to be an instinctive fixed action patterns, often expressing emotion (2 words) body language
a nonthreatening and momentary greeting (2 words) eyebrow flash
what does a neck grab signal? doubt
a crotch adjust suggests a person has large ___? genitals
sensation-based happiness (2 words) feel good
a type of happiness which gives us the sensation that our lives have meaning and fulfill some larger purpose (2 words) value based
____ aspirations include personal growth and close relationships intrinsic
____ aspirations include money and fame extrinsic

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Chapter 9 Crossword

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Inner state that energizes behavior toward a goal Motivation
Unlearned, fixed pattern of behavior Instinct
Desire to overcome obstacles and meet high standards Need for achievement
Projection test of inner feelings and motives is the thematic.... Apperception
Physiological state that motivates an organism to meet a need Drive
Tendency to keep physiological systems internally balanced Homeostasis
Positive or negative stimulus that motivates behavior Incentive
Motivation to engage in an activity for enjoyment Intrinsic
Motivation to engage in an activity because of external rewards Extrinsic
Forced sexual intercourse between two people already acquainted Acquaintance rape
Brain structure that regulates eating behaviors Hypothalamus

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Motivation and Emotion Crossword

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A need or desire that energizes and directs behavior Motivation
A complex, unlearned behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a species Instinct
The idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension state (a drive) that motivates an organism to satisfy the need Drive reduction theory
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state; the regulation of any aspect of body chemistry, such as blood glucose, around a particular level Homeostasis
A positive or negative environmental stimulus that motivates behavior Incentive
The principle that performance increases with arousal only up to a point, beyond which performance decreases Yerkes Dodson Law
Maslow's pyramid of human needs, beginning at the base with physiological needs that must first be satisfied before higher level safety needs and then psychological needs become active Hierarchy of needs
The form of sugar that circulates in the blood and provides the major source of energy for body tissues. When it's level is low, we feel hunger Glucose
The point at which an individual's "weight thermostat" is supposedly set. When the body falls below this weight, an increase in hunger and a lowered metabolic rate may act to restore the lost weight Set point
The body's resting rate of energy expenditure Basal Metabolic rate
The four stages of sexual responding described by Masters and Johnson-excitement, plateau, orgasm, and resolution Sexual Response Cycle
A resting period after orgasm, during which a man cannot achieve another orgasm Refractory Period
A problem that consistently impairs sexual arousal or functioning Sexual Dysfunction
Sex hormones, such as estradiol, secreted in greater amounts by females than by males and contributing to female sex characteristics Estrogens
The most important of the male sex hormones Testosterone
A response of the whole organism, involving physical arousal, expressive behaviors, and conscious experience Emotion
The theory that our experience of emotion is our awareness of our physiological responses to emotion arousing stimuli James Lange Theory
The theory that an emotion arousing stimulus simultaneously triggers physiological responses and the subjective experience of emotion Cannon Bard Theory
The Schachter-Singer theory that to experience emotion one must be physically aroused and cognitively label the arousal Two Factor Theory
A machine, commonly used in attempts to detect lies, that measures several of the physiological responses (such as perspiration and cardiovascular and breathing changes) accompanying emotion Polygraph
The tendency of facial muscle states to trigger corresponding feelings such as fear, anger, or happiness Facial Feedback Effect
A sub field of psychology that provides psychology's contribution to behavioral medicine Health Psychology
The process by which we perceive and respond to certain events, called stressors, that we appraise as threatening or challenging Stress
Selye's concept of the body's adaptive response to stress in three phases-alarm,resistance, exhaustion General Adaptation Syndrome
Under stress, people (especially women) often provide support to others (tend) and bond with and seek support from others (befriend). Tend and Befriend Response
Literally, "mind-body" illness; any stress-related physical illness, such as hypertension and some headaches Psychophysiological Illness
The two types of white blood cells that are part of the body's immune system Lymphocytes

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Chapter 11 and 12 Crossword

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The urge to belong and to give and receive love Psychological-needs
Biological or psychological reqirement of an organism need
A state of tension produced by a need that motivates an organism toward a goal. drive
language rules that govern how words can be combined to form meaningful phrases and sentences. syntax
Rearranging the elements of a problem to arrive at an original solution. recombination
the inablility to imagine new uses for familiar objects. functional-fixedness
a step-by-step procedure for solving a problem. algorithm
A visual mental representation of an event or object. image
A rule-of-thumb problem solving strategy. heuristic
A lable for a class of objects or events that have at least one attribute in common. concept
engaging in actrivities becuase they are personally rewarding. intrinsic-motivation
An external stimulus, reinforcer, or reward that motivates behavior. incentive
The tendency of all organisms to correct imbalaces. homeostasis
Innate tendencies that determine behavior. instincts
A habitual strategy or pattern for problem solving. mental-set
The study of meaning in language. semantics
A representative example of a concept. prototype
The awareness of or thinking about one's own cognitive processes. metacognition
The capacity to use information and/or abilities in new and orginal ways. creativity
the smallest unit of meaning in a given language. morpheme
An internal state that activates behavior and directs it toward a goal. motivation
Biological drives that must be satisfied to maintain life. fundamental-needs
An individual sound that is a basic structural element of language. phoneme
An apparent sudden realization of the solution to a problem. insight
The ability to overcome rigidity to remain open to alternate strategies. flexibility

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Motivation & Emotion Word Search

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Evolutionary Theory
Biosocial Theory
Sexual Orentation
Sex Hormones
Sex Chromosome
Psychological sex
Biological Sex
Gentetic Sex
Intrinsic
Extrinsic
Pleasure
Reward
Intensities
Direct
Energized
Sexual Behavior
Achievment
Motivation

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