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According to the arousal theory, people are typically motivated toward ___________\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\_ point of arousal.

a. the highest b. the optimal c. the easiest d. the quickest

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In arousal theory of motivation, people are driven to perform actions to maintain an optimal level of arousal/tension by increasing or decreasing stimulation. Simple and easy tasks require a moderate to high arousal level while difficult tasks require low arousal level.

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