Motivation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 202 - 206 of 215

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Question number: 202

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

MCQ▾

Question

Motives based on learned psychological needs is known as ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Secondary motives

b.

Stimulus motives

c.

Learned motives

d.

Both a. and c. are correct

Question number: 203

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

MCQ▾

Question

Person with ________ strives to do well in any situation in which evaluation takes place.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Need for achievements

b.

Need for power

c.

Low needs for achievements

d.

High needs for achievements

Question number: 204

» Motivation » Characteristics of Motivation

Appeared in Year: 2015

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

People’s fantasies would reflect their achievement concerns. (June)

Reason (Ꭱ)

All people strive to succeed by excelling at any task where evaluation is possible.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 205

» Motivation » Characteristics of Motivation

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

The underlying motivation for acts of aggression is ________. (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Anger

b.

Retaliation

c.

Intent to harm

d.

Need to exert control

Question number: 206

» Motivation » Characteristics of Motivation

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

How does one choose the option with the highest expected utility while making rational decision making? Find the correct sequence:

(1) Assigning utilities

(2) Weighting/multiplying the utilities by the likelihoods

(3) Evaluating the likelihood of alternatives

(4) Assessing the consequences (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1, 4, 3, 2

b.

1, 4, 2, 3

c.

1, 3, 2, 4

d.

3, 4, 1, 2

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