Motivation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 19 - 24 of 215

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Question number: 19

» Motivation » Motivational Process

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A motivated state known as________ is caused by physiological deprivation, such as a lack of food or water.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

need

b.

drive

c.

homeostasis

d.

instinct

Question number: 20

» Motivation » Motivation and Motivational Cycle

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You are feeling happy and sad at the same time. Research into brain activity would indicate that processing is primarily occurring in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

cerebral cortex.

b.

the midbrain.

c.

the right hemisphere.

d.

both hemispheres.

Question number: 21

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

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A hungry person would find food to be a:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Primary reinforcer

b.

Intrinsic motivators

c.

Secondary reinforcer

d.

Extrinsic motivators

Question number: 22

» Motivation » Motivation and Motivational Cycle

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The polygraph’s most common error is to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

fail to detect persons who are guilty.

b.

fail to detect persons who can lie without anxiety.

c.

identify as innocent persons who are easily aroused.

d.

identify as guilty persons who are innocent.

Question number: 23

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

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

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cannon

b.

Beach

c.

Ingram

d.

Vernon

Question number: 24

» Motivation » Motives and Needs

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Job satisfaction is enhanced by tasks that are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Challenging but not overwhelming

b.

Unrelated to one’s personal needs

c.

Overwhelming and rewarding

d.

Very direct and require no extra efforts

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