1. What was a major weakness of the study?
- The reserch was socially sensitive towards low delayers
- Responses to the go/no go tasks did not reflect normal social responses to facial expressions
- Casey was decietful
- fMRIs are very expensive and time-consuming to carry out
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2. What is 'Cognitive Control?'
- the way in which we decide who to interact with
- the ability to suppress innappropriate thoughts/actions in favour of appropriate ones
- the trait of having high self control
- the ability to make conscious decisions about how we behave to thers
3. 'Delaying Gratification' is...
- our desire to have a reward in the short term instead of waiting for a better one in the long term
- a psychological reaction to being presented with a decision to make
- Our ability to wait in the short term for a better consequence in the long term
- our abilty to resist a treat in order to get two treats later
4. 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
- there is very little difference in reaction times of high and low delayers
- 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
5. How many of Casey's original 59 participants from experiment 1 took part in experiment 2?