Motivation-Motivational Process (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 28 - 32 of 46

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Question number: 28

» Motivation » Motivational Process

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The need for achievement

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Choice (5) Response

a.

is defined as the desire to meet internalized standards of excellence.

b.

is lesser in women than in men.

c.

is greater in women than in men.

d.

does not occur in primitive cultures.

e.

is greatest for behaviors leading to financial and material success.

Question number: 29

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Research by Edward Deci has suggested that extrinsic motivators are more effective when they are:

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a.

Tangible and easily identifiable

b.

Intangible, such as verbal praise or smile

c.

Can be identified easily

d.

Stated up front so that the individual knows what he or she will be receiving

e.

Received immediately before the task is accomplished

Question number: 30

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The ________ describes the relationship between arousal level, task difficulty, and efficiency of performance.

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Yerkes-Dodson Law

b.

arousal theory

c.

inverted-U function

d.

drive reduction theory

e.

U-shaped function

Question number: 31

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The inverted-U function describes the relationship between

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a.

deprivation and sex drive.

b.

sex drive and performance.

c.

stimulation and curiosity.

d.

arousal and performance.

e.

sex drive and satisfiers.

Question number: 32

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The effect of ________ become especially noticeable whenever there is a major shift in time schedules.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Thirst drive

b.

Sex drive

c.

Circadian rhythms

d.

Episodic drive

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