Midterm Two EXSS 370
Definition: Self-Efficacy is the strength of a persons belief that he or she can
successfully execute the behavior needed to produce a certain outcome.
Why is it important?
o Self-Efficacy has a major influence o
Achievement Goal theory
What does success and failure mean to a person?
How do people define their ability
The goal in achievement situation is to:
Demonstrate ability OR avoid demonstrating inability
What is ability?
EXSS 370 Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity
Midterm 1 Study Guide.
What is Sport and Exercise Psych?
o The study of behavior in the sports and exercise contents.
1. Understanding the how participation influences psychological
EXSS 370 Midterm #3 Study Guide
Leadership Behavior: The use of different leadership styles will influence the
behaviors and reactions of participants.
Premise is that leadership is relevant, and the definition^ tells us why its
important to study leader