← Social Psychology Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Reflexive Bodily Responses
- Foot-in-the-Door Phenomenon
- Mirror-Image Perceptions
- Scapegoat Theory
- a mutual views often held by conflicting people, as when each side sees itself as ethical and peaceful and views the other side as evil and aggressive.
- b the tendency for people who have first agreed to a small request to comply later with a larger request.
- c the theory that prejudice offers an outlet for anger by providing someone to blame.
- d a perceived incompatibility of actions, goals, or ideas.
- e Studies have detected implicit prejudice in people's facial-muscle responses and in the activation of their amygdala (emotion processing).
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the tendency for people in a group to exert less effort when pooling their efforts toward attaining a common goal than when individually accountable.
- this occurs when people are influenced by incidental cues, such as a speaker's attractiveness. (quick and easy)
- the phenomenon that repeated exposure to novel stimuli increases liking of them.
- any physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt or destroy.
- "Them"-those perceived as different or apart from our ingroup.
5 True/False Questions
groupthink → the mode of thinking that occurs when the desire for harmony in a decision-making group overrides a realistic appraisal of alternatives.
Bystander Effect → the tendency for any given bystander to be less likely to give aid if other bystanders are present.
group polarization → the tendency to favor our own group.
Attitude → a condition in which people receive from a relationship in proportion to what they give to it.
Prejudice → an unjustifiable (and usually negative) attitude toward a group and its members. Prejudice generally involves stereotyped beliefs, negative feelings, and a predisposition to discriminatory action.