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If increased arousal results in increased performance, why

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If increased arousal results in increased performance, why does it not also lead to a more efficient performance?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Relationship
Expert:  Dr.G. replied 6 years ago.
Because there is an optimal level or arousal for each individual in order for that person to perform at peak level. Too much arousal can lead to burnout and too little arousal can lead to boredom.

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