How Personal Goals Impact Motivation


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Which of the following suggests that people will work harder and be more productive if they understand their goals?

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1. Which of the following is the first step in achieving a goal?

2. Remaining committed and working harder in the face of adversity is also referred to as what?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will gauge your understanding of goals and motivation. If you want to successfully complete the quiz, you should know about intrinsic motivations and when external goals are given.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can test your understanding of the following by using the quiz and worksheet:

  • Showing commitment despite challenges
  • Intrinsic motivation
  • A theory on goals
  • When goals are pushed on people
  • The first step in achieving a goal

Skills Practiced

You can plan to practice the following abilities with the quiz and worksheet:

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on goals and motivation
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer a question about the theory that relates to goals
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding information about showing commitment to goals despite challenges

Additional Learning

To fully understand information about goals, review the lesson titled How Personal Goals Impact Motivation. The following objectives can be found in the lesson:

  • Identify what goals are and why people set them
  • Learn about the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic motivation
  • Review the steps people should take to set goals
  • Find out what it takes to achieve goals