Motivation-Characteristics of Motivation (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 15 - 18 of 22

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Question number: 15

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Question

A specific state within the organism that may elicit behavior appropriate to the need (often related to the depletion of essential bodily substances or the disruption of homeostasis) is known as ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Response

b.

Need

c.

Drive

d.

Goal

Question number: 16

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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: 17

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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: 18

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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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