Question and answer
What are the approaches to motivation? Choose one of the approaches and explain how it affects motivation. What motivates you most?
Answer: What are the approaches to motivation? Choose one of the approaches and explain how it affects motivation. Motivation is the label we give to processes that energize (activate) and direct behavior toward particular goals. [ Motivation affects the strength of behaviors, persistence of behaviors, and direction of behavior (direction = choosing which behavior to make). Motivation
changes over time as conditions inside the body and in the external environment change, With these changes, behavior changes. For example, late in the day (or night) most people get tired and slow down. As the time since you last ate increases, you are more likely to feel hungry. When an interesting person walks in the room, you may stop what you are doing and go up to meet her/him. Motivation is used to explain how and why such changes in behavior occur. Motivation is very closely linked to reinforcement. A high level of motivation for something (food, social power, cigarettes, etc.) will make it easy to use it as a reinforcer. ]
Question
Asked 9/26/2013 9:18:48 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
A multiple choice test that yields results that are closely related the the Big Five
Question
Not Answered
Updated 10/3/2013 2:06:02 AM
1 Answer/Comment
The Sixteen Personality Factor Questionnaire (or 16PF), is a multiple choice test that yields results that are closely related the the Big Five.

The questionnaire measures the 16 primary traits, and the Big Five secondary traits,which have become popularized by other authors in recent years. From early in his research, Cattell found that the structure of personality was multi-level and hierarchical, with a structure of interdependent primary and secondary level traits.

Added 10/3/2013 2:06:02 AM
17,954,660 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Solve for x. -5x + 12x - 8x = -24
Weegy: Add -5, 12, and -8 to get -1. So -1x=-24. Thus x=24 User: Choose the answer based on the most efficient ...
10/23/2014 12:33:39 AM| 2 Answers
Who was the poet who wrote The Faerie Queene? A. Francis ...
Weegy: Edmund Spenser was the poet who wrote The Faerie Queene.
10/23/2014 1:19:01 AM| 2 Answers
Emily Dickinson's poem "Success" is ironic because the idea of losers ...
Weegy: True User: Poems compact meaning and make unexpected associations. True False
10/23/2014 6:26:33 AM| 2 Answers
What percent of 115 is 29.9
Weegy: What percent of 115 is 29.9? is 26% User: What percent of 22 is 44 Weegy: The 44% of 175 is: Convert 44% in ...
10/23/2014 7:20:21 AM| 2 Answers
Multiply the following fractions. Reduce your answer to lowest terms. ...
Weegy: 12/35 User: multiply and reduce 1 7/10 x 3/4 Weegy: 5/12
10/23/2014 8:49:48 AM| 2 Answers
The phrase "to jump" is an example of a ...
Weegy: This is True. User: A main clause that can stand alone or function as a whole sentence is a(n) ...
10/23/2014 9:12:57 AM| 2 Answers
The right to privacy inherent in the concept of due process has been ...
Weegy: The right to privacy inherent in the concept of due process has been applied with the most controversy recently ...
10/23/2014 10:16:22 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
1
1
1
L
1
L
Points 2497 [Total 14872]| Ratings 0| Comments 2497| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
P
C
1
L
Points 1586 [Total 11067]| Ratings 4| Comments 1546| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
Points 864 [Total 13093]| Ratings 0| Comments 864| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 565 [Total 1964]| Ratings 0| Comments 565| Invitations 0|Online
S
1
L
L
Points 500 [Total 6294]| Ratings 3| Comments 470| Invitations 0|Online
S
Points 482 [Total 482]| Ratings 0| Comments 452| Invitations 3|Offline
S
Points 431 [Total 432]| Ratings 6| Comments 371| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 270 [Total 270]| Ratings 1| Comments 260| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
Points 48 [Total 6282]| Ratings 0| Comments 48| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 27 [Total 27]| Ratings 0| Comments 27| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.