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2. Tennes and Kreye (1985) conducted a study in to cortisol in aggression, what were their findings?

  • Non-existent levels of cortisol in violent schoolchildren
  • Low levels of cortisol in violent schoolchildren
  • High levels of cortisol in violent schoolchildren
  • Medium levels of cortisol in violent children

3. In what way does Cortisol influence aggression?

  • It influences aggression related hormones
  • It doesn't
  • It directly influences aggression levels
  • It sucks your blood which makes you angry, producing more testosterone and provoking aggression (I ran out of ideas, okay? :/ )

4. What is the Challenge hypothesis?

  • The idea that testosterone levels only rise above the base breeding level in response to social challenges. E.g male-male competition
  • The idea that testosterone only raises when stressed
  • The idea that life is a challenge
  • Getting stressed in challenging circumstances

5. Whom of the following carried out a study on Testosterone in aggression?

  • Dabbs et al (1987)
  • Archer (1991)
  • Bandura (1960)
  • Freud (1956)


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