Intrinsic Motivation in Psychology: Definition, Examples & Factors


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Which of the following is NOT an example of intrinsic motivation?

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1. Which of the following is NOT a factor that enhances intrinsic motivation?

2. Which of the following statements is NOT correct?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Do you know the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation? You'll need to understand these and other concepts if you want to pass this short quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Ensure that you can answer questions on the following:

  • Example(s) of intrinsic motivation
  • Factors that enhance intrinsic motivation
  • Example(s) of extrinsic motivation

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on intrinsic motivation factors in psychology
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the seven factors that increase intrinsic motivation and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about examples of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation

Additional Learning

Learn more about what drives an individual to do something by reviewing the corresponding lesson called Intrinsic Motivation in Psychology: Definition, Examples & Factors. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define motivation
  • Examine examples of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation
  • Know the factors that can make us highly motivated