How are you feeling today? Are you jumping for joy, or did you wake up on the wrong side of the bed? Are you worried about work or too busy daydreaming about a new love? If you've ever wondered why we have the emotions that we do, then this is the quiz for you. No matter your mood, you're certain to learn something.
Question 1 of 10
What is jealousy?
Question 2 of 10
Where did the phrase "green with envy" come from?
Question 3 of 10
What part of the brain activates the "fight or flight" response that occurs when a person is frightened?
Question 4 of 10
Fear extinction involves creating a conditioned response that counters the conditioned fear response. What happens in the brain during fear extinction therapy?
Question 5 of 10
How many young people in the United States suffer from depression?
Question 6 of 10
How do the brains of people with depression differ from the brains of people who don't have depression?
Question 7 of 10
Which brain chemical is NOT responsible for the initial giddiness that comes with new love?
Question 8 of 10
What percentage of mammals, aside from human beings, form family relationships based on love?
Question 9 of 10
What emotion is believed to be the common denominator in most acts of hatred?
Question 10 of 10