Emotions & Language

  1. What are the universal emotions?
    • Mad
    • Sad
    • Happy
    • Disgust
    • Surprise
    • Fear
  2. What does the broca’s area do ?
    Form full sentences
  3. What does the wernicke’s area do ?
    • Speech comprehension & written language
    • Can’t make intelligible words
  4. Where is broca’s area ?
    In frontal lobe of dominant hemisphere
  5. Where is wernicke’s area ?
    Temporal lobe of the dominant hemisphere
  6. What is the Amygdala’s role in emotion?
    Orchestrated emotional experience
  7. What is the prefrontal cortex important in ?
    • Temperament
    • Decision making
  8. What is Yerkes-Dodson Law ?
    • Ppl perform best when moderately aroused
    • Deals w/ relationship between performance & emotional arousal
  9. What are the parts of the Limbic System ?
    • 1. Amygdala
    • 2. Hypothalamus
    • 3. Pre-Frontal Cortex
    • 4. Hippocampus
  10. What is the role of the hypothalamus in emotion ?
    Controls Physiological aspects
  11. What is the role of the prefrontal cortex in emotion ?
    Controls behavioral aspects of emotion
Author
JaneenR
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Emotions & Language
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