Motivation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 181 - 187 of 215

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Question number: 181

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

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________ suggest that a major source of such motivation is the intention to reach certain goals.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Goal setting theory

b.

Valence theory

c.

Expectancy theory

d.

All of the above

Question number: 182

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

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Example of ________ is status.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Primary motive

b.

Stimulus motive

c.

Secondary motive

d.

All of the above

Question number: 183

» Motivation » Sources and Causes of Motivation

Appeared in Year: 2013

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A person while intrinsically motivated does not seek ________ when performing, choose the correct code: (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Challenge

b.

Reward

c.

Avoidance of punishment

d.

Both b. and c. are correct

Question number: 184

» Motivation » Sources and Causes of Motivation

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________ stems from obvious external factors, such as pay, grades, rewards, obligations and approval.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Motivation

b.

Intrinsic motivation

c.

Extrinsic motivation

d.

None of the above

Question number: 185

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

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Who concluded that “Hunger is nothing more than stomach contractions”?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cannon and Washburn (1912)

b.

Friedman and Stricker (1976)

c.

Hoyenga and Hoyenga (1984)

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 186

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

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If ventromedial hypothalamus is destroyed, dramatic ________ results.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Oversleeping

b.

Death

c.

Weight

d.

Overeating

Question number: 187

» Motivation » Sources and Causes of Motivation

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If you are sensitive to ________, you are most likely to eat when food is attractive, highly visible, and easy to obtain.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Internal cues

b.

Independent cues

c.

Dependent cues

d.

External cues

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