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5 Matching questions

  1. stereotype
  2. attitude
  3. social facilitation
  4. bystander effect
  5. role
  1. a a generalized (sometimes accurate but often overgeneralized) belief about a group of people. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 664)
  2. b the tendency for any given bystander to be less likely to give aid if other bystanders are present. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 686)
  3. c a set of expectations (norms) about a social position, defining how those in the position ought to behave. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e pp. 439, 647)
  4. d feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us to respond in a particular way to objects, people, and events. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 646)
  5. e stronger responses on simple or well-learned tasks in the presence of others. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 657)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a condition in which people receive from a relationship in proportion to what they give to it. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 684)
  2. the theory that we act to reduce the discomfort (dissonance) we feel when two of our thoughts (cognitions) are inconsistent. For example, when our awareness of our attitudes and of our actions clash, we can reduce the resulting discomfort by changing our attitudes. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 648)
  3. the tendency to favor our own group. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 668)
  4. the enhancement of a group's prevailing inclinations through discussion within the group. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 659)
  5. revealing intimate aspects of oneself to others. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 684)

5 True/False questions

  1. other-race effectthe tendency to recall faces of one's own race more accurately than faces of other races. Also called the cross-race effect and the own-race bias. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 669)

          

  2. social psychologythe scientific study of how we think about, influence, and relate to one another. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e pp. 13, 643)

          

  3. social trapa situation in which the conflicting parties, by each rationally pursuing their self-interest, become caught in mutually destructive behavior. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 688)

          

  4. normative social influenceinfluence resulting from a person's desire to gain approval or avoid disapproval. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 653)

          

  5. mere exposure effectthe tendency to recall faces of one's own race more accurately than faces of other races. Also called the cross-race effect and the own-race bias. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 669)

          

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