Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 25 - 30 of 39

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Question number: 25

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Cognitive Dissonance Theory

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

________ states that allocating ________ rewards for behaviors previously ________ rewarded decreases level of motivation. (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Theory X; monetary; intrinsically

b.

Theory Y; financial; selectively

c.

Cognitive evaluation theory; extrinsic; intrinsically

d.

Two factor theory; extrinsic; not

Question number: 26

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Arousal Theory

MCQ▾

Question

Arousal is ________ at times of excitement, emotion or panic.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

High

b.

Moderate

c.

Low

d.

Zero

Question number: 27

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Need Hierarchy Theory

MCQ▾

Question

Maslow called less powerful but humanly important actualization motives as ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Growth needs

b.

Basic needs

c.

Meta needs

d. None of the above

Question number: 28

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Arousal Theory

MCQ▾

Question

Adrenaline is often 3 to ________ times greater during the day.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

9

b.

8

c.

7

d.

5

Question number: 29

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Adam's Equity Theory

Appeared in Year: 2014

MCQ▾

Question

Which one of the following appropriately represents the “equity” theory of work motivation?

(June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Output of A = Output of B

b.

Input of A = Output of A

c.

Output of A/Input of A = Output of B/Input of B

d.

Input of A = Input of B

Question number: 30

» Theories of Motivation & Work Motivation » Skinner's Behavior Modification Theory

Appeared in Year: 2014

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match List - I (Studying Motivation) with that of List - II (Explanation) and mark your answer with the help of the codes given below: (December)
List-Ⅰ (List – I (Studying Motivation) ) List-Ⅱ (List – II (Explanation) )

(A)

Behaviouristic Approach

(i)

Incentives rewards and punishment.

(B)

Socio-cultural Approach

(ii)

Actualising needs.

(C)

Humanistic Approach

(iii)

Interpersonal relations with community.

(D)

Cognitive Approach

(iv)

Behaviour is determined by our thinking and attribution

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)
a.
  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
b.
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
c.
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)
d.
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

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