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Psychology Study Set 22

Psychology

Quiz 10 :

Motivation and Emotion

Quiz 10 :

Motivation and Emotion

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The ________ theory asserts that each individual has an ideal body weight that is resistant to change.
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The need for ________ might explain why we "friend" people on social media websites, join clubs or hobby groups, and spend time with others when we might otherwise feel like being by ourselves.
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What does set point theory suggest about the probable results of bariatric surgery?
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Tesla crafts imitation dream catchers in her spare time. Her father constantly encourages her to sell them on eBay. When she finally agrees to sell them, she notices that while she still enjoys making the dream catchers, she no longer does it for fun-she does it to make money. This is an example of the ________ effect.
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Amir bites his fingernails when he is nervous or anxious, and he does so without any intention or even recognition that he is doing so. This is an example of ________, a pattern of behavior in which we regularly engage.
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Which of the following is an example of self-efficacy?
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Self-worth, accomplishment, and confidence represent the ________ level of needs in Maslow's hierarchy of needs.
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Otto is so driven to become a school psychologist that he spends every night studying. This sentence describes the wants or needs that direct behavior toward a goal, also called ________.
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Which of the following is something an advocate for arousal theory might observe?
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Food, water, shelter, and warmth represent ________ needs in Maslow's hierarchy of needs.
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According to research, the need for ________ encourages Mr. Blutarski to complete a second PhD., so he can add another accomplishment to his already long list of accolades.
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Which of the following is an example of an instinctive behavior?
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According to the Yerkes-Dodson law, when is the most efficient time for Carl to mow the lawn?
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Which of the following exemplifies extrinsically motivated behavior?
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The hierarchy of needs is the spectrum of needs ranging from basic ________ needs to ________ needs and finally striving for self-actualization.
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Mercy has maintained her body weight far below what is healthy through starvation and constant exercise. Despite her drastically thin appearance, Mercy genuinely believes that she is overweight, often referring to herself as "fat." Mercy probably suffers from ________.
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Cici firmly believes that every child deserves a loving parent. She becomes a foster parent because she knows that it is the right thing to do, even though she receives no material rewards for doing so. Cici becomes a foster parent because of ________ motivation.
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Which of the following describes the Yerkes-Dodson law?
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Sweating and shivering are responses created due to internal temperature fluctuations, and they are designed to bring the body back into ________.
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What is the main idea of drive theory?
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