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1

What are the 5 main factors affecting motivation?

Self-esteem
Expectations in terms of personal goals
The standard of competition
The impact of environmental factors
spectator/family support
The ability of the coach to motivate

2

What is positive motivation?

Occurs when an individual's performance is driven by previous reinforcing behaviours, such as praise and winning

3

what is negative motivation?

An incentive through fear of not performing to expectations and the consequences

4

The two classes of influence are...

Intrinsic
Extrinsic

5

What is intrinsic motivation?

The desire to learn and perform well that comes from within the individual, molded by experiences

6

What is extrinsic motivation?

The desire to learn and perform well that comes from within the individual, molded by experiences