Motivation & Emotion (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 127 - 132 of 142

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Question number: 127

» Motivation & Emotion » Hunger, Thirst, Sex, & Pain

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Which of the following can alter the body’s set point?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

severe dieting

b.

external eating cues

c.

high self-esteem

d.

over feeding in childhood

Question number: 128

» Motivation & Emotion » Hunger, Thirst, Sex, & Pain

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The satiety system is to the feeding system as the ________ hypothalamus is to the ________ hypothalamus.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

cyclic; ventromedial

b.

ventromedial; lateral

c.

cyclic; episodic

d.

lateral; ventromedial

Question number: 129

» Motivation & Emotion » Biological Bases

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Coping behavior is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Always need directed

b.

A form of habitual behavior

c.

Often unconscious

d.

Usually carried out directly

Question number: 130

» Motivation & Emotion » Biological Bases

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Behaviour episodes are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Can overlap

AND

Characterized by a constant direction of action

b.

Often overlapping

c.

Organized sequences of behaviour

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 131

» Motivation & Emotion » Motivational Concepts » Drives & Incentives

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Research by Edward Deci has suggested that extrinsic motivators are more effective when they are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Can be identified easily

b.

Received immediately before the task is accomplished

c.

Intangible, such as verbal praise or smile

d.

Tangible and easily identifiable

Question number: 132

» Motivation & Emotion » Motivational Concepts » Optimum Arousal

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The ________ describes the relationship between arousal level, task difficulty, and efficiency of performance.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Yerkes-Dodson Law

b.

inverted-U function

c.

drive reduction theory

d.

U-shaped function

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