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Question number: 3208

» Motivation » Sources and Causes of Motivation

MCQ▾

Question

Motivated behavior can be energized by the “pull” of external, as well as by the “push” of internal needs. The pull exerted by a goal is called its ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Thermostat

b.

Homeostasis

c.

Incentive value

d. None of the above

Question number: 3209

» Methods of Psychology » Experimental Methods

MCQ▾

Question

The amount of study time, the sex of subjects, the temperature in the room, the time of the day, the amount of light, and so forth, are coming under ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Outside variables

b.

Extraneous variables

c.

Extraneous variables and Outside variables

d.

Dependent variables

Question number: 3210

» Problem Solving » Rules in Problem Solving

MCQ▾

Question

Functional fixedness is just one of the mental blocks that prevent ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Learning

b.

Image

c.

Insight

d.

Memory

Question number: 3211

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Neurotransmitters

Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Low levels of serotonin release are associated with aggression and other forms of antisocial behavior.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Serotonergic neurons play an inhibitory role in human aggression.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ
b. Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false
c. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ
d. Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

Question number: 3212

» Problem Solving » Rules in Problem Solving

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Information processing psychologists view problem solving as a search process. People solve problems by using heuristics rather than ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Lead factor

b.

Means-end analysis

c.

Trial and error

d.

Algorithms

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