parents who wish to strengthen their children's achievement motivation should
encourages children at an early age to handle responsibility without parental help
people who are high in achievement motivation prefer ______ tasks; people who are low prefer _______ tasks.
moderately difficult; very easy or very difficult.
In a series of studies, participants were informed that personality test results...as a result, they became____ likely to underperform an aptitude test and ____ likely to become aggressive towards someone who has insulted them.
A biological component of homosexuality is most clearly indicated by evidence of
sexual interactions between same-sex organisms in several hundred different animal species.
Brain scans of people viewing erotic material reveal more active ______ in men than in women.
Researchers have observed that the incidence of obesity and diabetes among 50,000 nurses was predicted by their:
TV viewing habits.
Researchers use biological, psychological, and social-cultural levels of analysis to understand hunger and motivation. The social-cultural level of analysis is especially likely to emphasize eating disorders are influenced by
mass media standards of appearance.
By dramatically reducing daily caloric intake, Marylin plans...research suggests that after 3 or 4 weeks of sustained dieting, Marylin will
have a lower resting metabolic rate
John has been obese for as long as he can remember. John is likely to have difficulty losing weight while dieting b/c
fat tissue can be maintained by fewer calories than can other body tissues
People's preferences for sweet tastes are ______ and their preferences for excessively salty tastes are _______.
22 Year old Tawana is slightly overweight and loves to eat; fearful of becoming overweight, she takes a laxative. Tawana suffers from
the secretion of gherelin ______appetite, and the serotonin of orexin ______ appetite
According to Maslow, our need for ______ must be met befor we are preoccupied with satisfying our need for _______.
adequate clothing; self-esteem.