What Is Self-Control? - Definition & Theory


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All of the statements are known as self-control EXCEPT:

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1. What did psychologists determine makes us different from animals?

2. Which of the following is NOT an example of a lack of self-control?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

See what you know about self-control with this worksheet/quiz combo. You'll be answering questions on topics like statements associated with self-control and one way humans are different from animals.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These areas of study will be covered:

  • Examples where a person might not have self-control
  • Assistance for issues with self-control
  • Person who came up with the self-control theory

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about self-control
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as humans and animals
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding various examples of a person who lacks self-control

Additional Learning

Use the accompanying lesson titled What Is Self-Control? - Definition & Theory for more on these areas of study:

  • Examples of what can result from a lack of self-control
  • The type of intelligence organizational leaders look for
  • How to improve self-control
  • The importance of delayed gratification