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Problems with Two-Factor

APPSY-KGAPKE

The two-factor theory of emotion would have the most difficulty explaining which of the following?

A

Why a person comes to fear spiders after he sees someone else bitten by one.

B

Why a person's fear of spiders is reduced after one takes calming, anti-anxiety medication.

C

Why a person's fear of spiders would be more intense after an adrenaline shot.

D

Why a person's fear of spiders is lessened after one learns that most spiders are harmless to humans.

E

Why a person automatically fears spiders even though one understand that almost all spiders are harmless to humans.