Psy 320--human Motivation--final Exam

10 Questions  I  By Rsprinkle on April 20, 2010
This is the final exam for PSY 320 Human Motivation. You may use your notes, the textbook, and the class readings to answer the questions below, but you must complete the exam on your own.

  

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1.  In the early 1900s, most psychologists believed that motivation was explained by…
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2.  John believes that women make better parents than men because women have an inborn tendency to "mother" children. John's statement would reflect which of the following theories of motivation?
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3.  External stimuli or rewards which we desire and can motivate behavior are called…
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4.  A race car driver wants to win the prize money and feels as if the money is pulling him to win. Which of the following would explain this behavior?
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5.  Intrinsic motivation influences us to engage in behaviors that…
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7.  Carl works hard to get A's on his report card because his mother pays him 25 dollars for each one. Carl's behavior is being influenced by…  
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9.  Beliefs, expectations, and goals are important concepts in which of the following theories of motivation?     
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10.  Which of the following words best explains incentive theory of motivation?
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