Approach-Avoidance Conflict: Definition & Examples


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Approach-avoidance conflict occurs when _____.

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1. How many goals are involved in approach-avoidance conflict?

2. Where does the name approach-avoidance come from?

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About this Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet gauge your understanding of what approach-avoidance conflict is and the background of it.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to assess your knowledge of:

  • Approach-avoidance conflict
  • Goals involved in approach-avoidance conflict
  • Approach-avoidance origination
  • Equilibrium point during approach-avoidance conflict
  • Stress during approach-avoidance conflict

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz let you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the approach-avoidance lesson
  • Critical thinking- apply relevant concepts to examine information about approach-avoidance conflict and the stress involved with it in a different light
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding approach-avoidance conflict and its organization

Additional Learning

To learn more about approach-avoidance conflict, review the lesson Approach-Avoidance Conflict: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Identify what approach-avoidance conflict is
  • Recall the background information about approach-avoidance conflict such as the equilibrium point
  • Apply the concept to examples