Question 3

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Teacher: 
Rubber Band: 
Question: 

Optimist vs. Pessimist explanation for positive & negative events

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(Authentic 88-89)

Optimism- think in terms of sometimes and lately, People who believe good events have permanent cause are moer3 optimistic. Explain good events in terms of causes such as traits and abilities, these people try harder to succeed next time. These people take advantage of success and get on roll

Pessimism- think in terms of always and never, Peolple who give up easily believe the cause of the bad events that happen to them are permanent- the bad events will persist and are always going to affect their lives- Helplessness, Explain events in terms of moods and effort- they believe the good event was a fluke.