TB8, L3 - Morality

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1. It is hypothesises that:

  • None of the above
  • Emotional dilemmas increase activity in brain areas associated with cognitive control
  • Emotional dilemmas decrease activity in brain areas associated with cognitive control
  • Personal dilemmas lead to lower activation in emotion areas than impersonal dilemmas
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2. Lesioned VLPFC patients are:

  • As equally likely as controls to endorse high conflict, personal moral dilemmas
  • None of the above
  • More likely to endorse high conflict, personal moral dilemmas
  • Less likely to endorse high conflict, personal moral dilemmas

3. Patients with VLPFC lesions:

  • Detect implications of social situations but are unable to generalise to the real world
  • Are unable to determine a moral from a nonmoral response in any context
  • Do not show any deficit
  • Always rely on their emotional response in dilemma situations

4. Which brain areas were more active for nonmoral unpleasant over nonmoral neutral

  • Bilateral visual cortex and left amygdala
  • Lateral OFC and bilateral visual cortex
  • Lateral OFC, left amygdala, bilateral visual cortex
  • Left medial OFC, left amygdala, bilateral visual cortex

5. Which brain areas were more active for nonmoral unpleasant over moral?

  • Lateral OFC and left amygdala
  • Lateral OFC only
  • Left medial OFC and left amygdala
  • Left medial OFC only

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