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Explain the five needs in Maslow’s hierarchy.

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Beginning at the base of Maslow's pyramid, the first type of need is physiological needs.  These are the obvious things, like food, water, and sleep that we need in order to survive.

After we have our physiological needs taken care of, we can move on to the next level, which is our safety needs .  The world we live in makes us insecure and uncertain.  We need to feel that we know what will...

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