Internal Or External? Choose The Right Option

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The laws of nature can be discovered and manipulated.

    • A.

      External

    • B.

      Internal

    Correct Answer
    B. Internal
    Explanation
    Nature, therefore, does not need to be accepted as it is.

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  • 2. 

    Progress is inevitable.

    • A.

      Internal

    • B.

      External

    Correct Answer
    A. Internal
    Explanation
    Progress is inevitable if it is within our control; if it weren’t within our control, we couldn’t say whether it was inevitable or not.

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  • 3. 

    Every problem has a solution.

    • A.

      Internal

    • B.

      External

    Correct Answer
    A. Internal
    Explanation
    This implies that we can figure everything out, that nothing is beyond our grasp.

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  • 4. 

    Some things are a matter of luck of chance.

    • A.

      Internal

    • B.

      External

    Correct Answer
    B. External
    Explanation
    Luck or chance are hallmarks of the external locus worldview.

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  • 5. 

    Where there is a will, there is a way.  

    • A.

      External

    • B.

      Internal

    Correct Answer
    B. Internal
    Explanation
    This means everything depends upon individual motivation, not external factors.

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  • 6. 

    Unhappiness is your own fault.

    • A.

      Internal

    • B.

      External

    Correct Answer
    A. Internal
    Explanation
    If we’re in control, we can do what it takes to be happy.

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  • 7. 

    There is nothing automatic about progress.

    • A.

      Internal

    • B.

      External

    Correct Answer
    B. External
    Explanation
    We would think this if we didn’t feel we were ultimately in charge.

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  • 8. 

    The laws of nature are ultimately unknowable and cannot be manipulated.

    • A.

      Internal

    • B.

      External

    Correct Answer
    B. External
    Explanation
    If we are in control, we make things happen.

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  • 9. 

    You make your own luck.

    • A.

      External

    • B.

      Internal

    Correct Answer
    B. Internal
    Explanation
     If we are in control, we make things happen.

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  • 10. 

    Some problems do not have solutions.

    • A.

      Internal

    • B.

      External

    Correct Answer
    B. External
    Explanation
    Some problems are beyond our ability to figure them out.

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  • 11. 

    Where there is a will, there may or may not be a way

    • A.

      External

    • B.

      Internal

    Correct Answer
    A. External
    Explanation
    Willing something is not the same as making it happen; there could be other factors involved

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  • 12. 

    Unhappiness is a natural part of life.

    • A.

      External

    • B.

      Internal

    Correct Answer
    A. External
    Explanation
    If there are things we have no control over, we are naturally susceptible to being unhappy.

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