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1

What is reciprocity?

When helping another individual benefits you (but not immediately).

2

What are two examples of reciprocity?

1. Chimps help partner get food—likely because they part of the same social group. 2. Capuchins reject unequal pay (cognitive self-other distinction).

3

What is empathy?

Capacity to understand or feel emotional state of another individual.

4

What are examples of emotional empathy? (3)

1. Yawn. 2. Contagion. 3. Consolation

5

What is needed for cognitive empathy?

Self-other distinction.

6

What is an example of empathy?

Rats will open chamber for another rat quicker than they will for a favorite reward.

7

What chemical is involved with consolidation behaviors?

Oxytocin.