An example of self-determination in the case study is the student, Courtney who appears top in their class for having read the most books. This implies that she is determined to do the best in their class. Some students are less concerned with winning habits in school perhaps due to laziness or other factors, as for Courtney, she is the best student for having read the most books, which gives her the promised opportunities. This is also meant to boost her confidence in the long run.
State anxiety portrays the familiarity of obnoxious feelings when faced up with explicit circumstances, demands or a fastidious object or occurrence, (Carlson & Heth, 558). Trait anxiety refers to the disparities amid people based on their propensity to experience state anxiety in response to the expectancy of a menace or challenge. Courtney experienced both in the manner that she was faced with a challenge of reading a book in front of the entire class and was not able to. Reading was the occurrence, which made her display trait anxiety since she never had the experience of reading in front of a big ...Show more