Motivation-Motivational Process (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 7 of 46

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Question number: 1

» Motivation » Motivational Process

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Which of the following is a secondary motive?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

thirst

b.

the desire for money

c.

physical contact

d.

curiosity

Question number: 2

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Drive reduction aims to restore a steady state of physiological equilibrium known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

homeostasis

b.

drive

c.

need

d.

instinct

Question number: 3

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Kinesics refers to the study of

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Choice (4) Response
a.

emotional expression.

b.

emotional expression in animals and humans.

c.

ANS arousal during emotional states.

d.

body language.

Question number: 4

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Push is to pull as ________ is to ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

need; goal

b.

response; need

c.

goal; need

d.

episodic; cyclic

Question number: 5

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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: 6

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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: 7

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Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of perception?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Perception is unaffected by motivation

b.

Perception is a highly selective process

c.

Perception is giving understanding to sensation

d.

Perception is an active process

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