About the Product

Week 1 DQ 1

Please identify at least four things that bring you pleasure and four things that bring you pain. Please post a response to this message. After reading Chapter 1, please answer why do people disagree on what is pleasurable or painful?

When responding to the second part, it would be beneficial if you would use a citation from your text, or some other peer-reviewed source. Opinion is fine, but also uses scholarly sources.

Week 1 DQ 2

Now that we have discussed the concept of internal and external sources of motivation, I would like to pose the following question: Do internal and external sources need to be complementary in order for motivation to occur? Please post a response to this message.

To further our discussion a bit more, please answer the following questions: Do you believe it is possible to motivate a student to obtain an “A” grade if he or she does not value an “A” grade more than a “C” grade? Why or why not?