Motivation-Sources and Causes of Motivation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 7 of 31

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Question number: 1

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When you are hungry, many brain areas are affected, so no single “hunger center” exists. However one area of importance is the ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cortex

b.

Hypothalamus

c.

Cerebellum

d.

Cerebrum

Question number: 2

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“Thirst” can be classified as ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Intracellular thirst

b.

Independent thirst

c.

Extracellular thirst

d.

None of the above

Question number: 3

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If the ‘lateral hypothalamus’ is activated electrically, even a well-fed animal will immediately begin ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Eating

b.

Fasting

c.

Sleeping

d.

None of the above

Question number: 4

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Hypoglycemia means ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Fever

b.

High blood sugar

c.

Low blood sugar

d.

Blindness

Question number: 5

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Evidence suggests that the responds to a lack of bodily “fuel” by sending nerve impulses to the brain, thus triggering the desire to eat.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Liver

b.

Pancreas

c.

Lungs

d.

Hypothalamus

Question number: 6

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Quality of work is tied more to ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Motivational factors

b.

Extrinsic factors

c.

Intrinsic factors

d.

All of the above

Question number: 7

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Exploration, manipulation, and curiosity provide evidence for the existence of ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Stimulus drives

b.

Curiosity drives

c.

Social motives

d.

Sensory deprivation

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