Motivation-Approaches to Understanding Motivation: Instinct [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Psychology]: Questions 1 - 7 of 28

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Question 1

Appeared in Year: 2014

Question MCQ▾

Byrne believed sexual motivation results from the interplay of ________ , environment and ________. (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

genes; imagination

b.

physiology; lust

c.

genes; experience

d.

physiology; imagination

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Question 2

Question MCQ▾

Many motivated activities can be thought of as beginning with a ________.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Drive

b.

Response

c.

Goal

d.

Need

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Question 3

Appeared in Year: 2014

Question MCQ▾

From among the following who theorized mostly on the concept of achievement motivation? (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Julian Rotter

b.

Frankl, V. E.

c.

David McClelland

d.

Rogers, C. R.

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Question 4

Question MCQ▾

The object of a motivated and directed sequence of behavior is ________.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Need

b.

Goal

c.

Drive

d.

Response

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Question 5

Question MCQ▾

Needs cause a psychological state or feeling called a ________.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Response

b.

Need

c.

Goal

d.

Drive

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Question 6

Question MCQ▾

Mechanisms within an organism that activate behavior or direct it towards some goal, is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Incentive value

b.

Motivation

c.

Need

d.

Drive

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Question 7

Question MCQ▾

Any muscular action, glandular activity, or other objectively identifiable aspect of behavior is ________.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Need

b.

Drive

c.

Response

d.

Goal

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