Motivation refers to the process by which a person’s efforts are energized, directed, and sustained toward attaining a goal.

Motivation is a general term for any part of the hypothetical psychological process which involves the experiencing of needs and drives and the behaviour that leads to the goal which satisfies them.

Motivation is the way drives or needs direct a person’s behavior toward a specific goal, involves the level of effort put forth to pursue the goal.

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