1. How many of Casey's original 59 participants from experiment 1 took part in experiment 2?
1 of 10
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2. 'Delaying Gratification' is...
- Our ability to wait in the short term for a better consequence in the long term
- a psychological reaction to being presented with a decision to make
- our abilty to resist a treat in order to get two treats later
- our desire to have a reward in the short term instead of waiting for a better one in the long term
3. which of these is a correct conclusion from the study?
- resistance to temptation is a relatively stable individual difference which continues from childhood to adulthood
- children who are unable to resist temptation will grow up to have an inactive Inferior Frontal Gyrus
- The ability to resist temptation as a child has no effect on self control as an adult
- there is very little difference in reaction times of high and low delayers
4. who suggested that there is a 'hot' and a 'cool' system in our brains concerned with reward seeking and cognitive control respectively?
- Keys et al (1944)
- Loftus and Palmer (1974)
- Metcalfe and Mischel (1999)
- Baynes, Eliassen and Gazzaniga (1997)
5. What were the two categories the participants were put into after their marshmallow test when they were four?
- Aggressive, Non-aggressive
- High delayers, Low delayers
- Go, No go
- High control, Low control