PSY201 week 7 dqs - Week 7 Dq1 Post a 150- to 300-word...

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Week 7 Dq1 Post a 150- to 300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply: Refer to Figure 2 on p. 349 of Psychology and Your Life . Evaluate the Big Five trait approaches to personality. Which personality trait best describes you and why? Openness to experience describes a dimension of cognitive style that distinguishes imaginative, creative people from down to earth, conventional people. Open people are intellectually curious, appreciative of art and sensitive to beauty. They tend to be, compared to close people, more aware of their feelings. They tend to think and act in individualistic, unconventional, and nonconforming ways. They are adventurous and imaginative. Conscientiousness refers to individual differences in the propensity to follow socially prescribed norms for impulse control, to be task- and- goal directed, to be planful delay gratification, and follow norms and rules. Extraversion deals with outgoing, energetic vs. shy, reserved, energy, positive emotions, surgency, and the tendency to seek stimulation in the company of others. Agreeableness has to do with being friendly compassionate vs. competitive, outspoken. A tendency to be compassionate and cooperative rather than suspicious and antagonistic toward others. Neuroticism- sensitive, nervous vs. secure, confident, a tendency to experience unpleasant emotions, such as anger, anxiety, depression, or vulnerability. The one that best describes me is Openness to experience because I am very adventurous and has a very creative imagination. Dq2 Post a 150- to 300-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply: Refer to p. 351–352 of Psychology and Your Life . What is self-efficacy? How does this affect your educational goals and career goals? What is the relationship between self-efficacy and self-esteem?
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