Growth Need: Definition & Concept


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Who developed the concept of a growth need?

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1. How many levels are there to Maslow's hierarchy of needs?

2. What are the two general categories of needs you can break the hierarchy down into?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Growth needs are a key component of the hierarchy of needs, and this quiz/worksheet will help you test your understanding of its place within the hierarchy as well as the hierarchy as a whole.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the concepts, categorizations, and name of:

  • The developer of the hierarchy of needs
  • The levels included in the hierarchy of needs
  • The two general categories of needs within the hierarchy
  • Growth needs

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Defining key concepts - ensure you can accurately identify the classification of growth needs within the hierarchy
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the hierarchy of needs as well as the creator of the hierarchy and their profession
  • Distinguishing differences - ensure you can differentiate between categories of needs that can and cannot serve as two general categories that the hierarchy can be broken into

Additional Learning

To learn more about growth needs and the hierarchy of needs, review the accompanying lesson Growth Need: Definition & Concept. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Classify growth needs within the hierarchy of needs
  • Know who developed the hierarchy of needs and the school of psychological thought they fit into
  • Know the two categories that the hierarchy of needs can be broadly divided into
  • Understand the need of self-actualization