Motivation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 13 - 18 of 213

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Question number: 13

» Motivation » Motivational Process

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Buford complains that he can play his tuba beautifully at home, but each time he tries to play at the local talent show he sounds like a bull elk in rutting season. His problem is explained by

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

biorhythms.

b.

the Yerkes-Dodson Law.

c.

biological clock.

d.

the effects of homeostasis.

Question number: 14

» Motivation » Motivation and Motivational Cycle

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Cutting sensory nerves from the stomach, or removing it entirely, causes

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Choice (4) Response
a.

the need for patients to be “trained” to eat; otherwise, they would inadvertently starve to death.

b.

some changes in hunger, but eating still occurs.

c.

a total loss of appetite.

d.

some changes in eating, but hunger still occurs.

Question number: 15

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

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The first emotional reaction to impending death is usually

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Choice (4) Response
a.

denial.

b.

repression.

c.

depression.

d.

bargaining.

Question number: 16

» Motivation » Characteristics of Motivation

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The three basic components of prejudice are Effective,

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Real and abstract

b.

Internal and External

c.

Real and Imagined

d.

Cognitive and Behavioral

Question number: 17

» Motivation » Motivation and Motivational Cycle

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Experts generally agree that the primary emotions include:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Fear, anger and hatred

b.

Fear, Anger and Joy

c.

Love, joy and sadness

d.

Hate, disgust and joy

Question number: 18

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

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The “local” stimulus theory of hunger is associated with the name of:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Beach

b.

Helson

c.

Cannon

d.

Bard

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