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1

What does Maslow's hierarchy of needs show?

The five innate needs of humans in a pyramid or hierarchy
The most basic needs are at the bottom of the pyramid

2

Which layer of the pyramid are biological and physiological needs? And what do they include?

They are the bottom layer and include basic life needs such as:
Air
Food and drink
Shelter
Warmth
Sleep
Sex

3

What layer are safety needs? And what do they include?

They are the 2nd layer from the bottom and include:
Protection
Security
Law
Order
Stability

4

What level are belonging and love needs? And what do they include?

They are third from the bottom and include
Family
Affection
Relationships
Workgroup

5

What level are esteem needs? And what do they include?

They are second from the top and they include:
Achievement
Status
Responsibility
Reputation

6

What level are self- actualisation needs? And what do they include?

They are the top layer and they include:
Personal growth
And fulfilment

7

What did Maslow theorise?

That management methods should be appropriate and reflect the level on which employees currently operate

8

Why does Maslow's theory remain valid today?

For understanding human motivation, management training and personal development

9

What is the bottom layer of the pyramid?

Biological and physiological needs

10

What is the 2nd layer from the bottom?

Safety needs

11

What is the 3rd layer from the bottom?

Belonging and love needs

12

What is the 2nd layer from the top?

Esteem needs

13

What is the top layer?

Self- actualisation