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Unformatted text preview: Week 4 question 1 Post a 150- to 300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply: Review pp. 244248 of Psychology and Your Life . What are the five different approaches to motivation? Choose one of the approaches and explain how it affects motivation. The five different approaches to motivation are instincts, drive reduction approaches to motivation, drive, homeostasis, and arousal approaches to motivation. Drive reduction approaches to motivation affects an individual and how he or she can or not be motivated. In such methods as of personal determination or ability complete a tasks in, which a person may or may not want to complete physically also possibly mentally. Whether if the individual is giving chores to complete such as shopping, paying bills, or simply exercising to better personal health. A person most of the time has to find a reward that will benefit him or her before completing or starting the task, if there is no major benefit for the individual the person most of the time will not be motivated to start the task assigned or ask. Seems like the only time a person does not need to be motivated to start a task, is one that he or she does not mind doing or better yet have fun with a task. Week 4 question 2 Post a 150- to 300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply: Review Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs located at the following link: http://media.pearsoncmg.com/pcp/pcp_94178_psych_axia/lbp8e_11374/lbp8e_11374.html ....
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2012 for the course PSY 201 201 taught by Professor Peters during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '11