Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 39

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Question number: 1

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Arousal Theory

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Arousal is ________ during sleep.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Moderate

b.

High

c.

Zero

d.

Low

Question number: 2

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Arousal Theory

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If the task is relatively ________, the optimal level of arousal will be high.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Simple

b.

Complex

c.

Applied

d. All of the above

Question number: 3

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Need Hierarchy Theory

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Person whose survival needs are met, but whose meta needs are unfulfilled, falls into a ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Experiences despair

b.

Apathy and alienation

c.

Syndrome of decay

d. All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 4

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Expectancy Theory

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Which one of the following theories predicts that work motivation will be low if employee perceives that increased effort will have little or no effect on his/her performance? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Just World Theory

b.

Normative Theory

c.

Need Drive Theory

d.

Expectancy Theory

Question number: 5

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Need Hierarchy Theory

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Maslow believed that higher needs are expressed only when the prepotent physiological needs are ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Dissatisfied

b.

Saturated

c.

Satisfied

d.

Stabled

Question number: 6

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Need Hierarchy Theory

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Maslow proposed that there is a hierarchy of human needs. In the hierarchy which needs are at the bottom?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Physiological needs

b.

Biological needs

c.

Psychological needs

d. All of the above

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