← Social Psychology Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Implicit Racial Associations
- Scapegoat Theory
- Bystander Effect
- Group Polarization
- a associating words that sound black or white with good or bad respectively
- b unjustifiable negative behavior towrd a group of people
- c the enhancement of a group's prevailing inclinations through discussions within the group
- d the tendency for any given bystander to be less likely to give aid if other bystanders are present
- e the theory that prejudice offers an outlet for anger by providing someone to blame
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the phenomenon that repeated exposure to stimuli increases the liking of them.
- occurs when people are influenced by incidental cues, such as a speaker's attractiveness
- a generalized belief about a group of people
- the theory that we act to reduce the discomfort (dissonance) we feel when two of our thoughts (cognitions) are inconsistant.
- stronger responses on simple or well-learned tasks in the presence of others. ex) play better when people are watching
5 True/False Questions
Social Exchange Theory → the theory that prejudice offers an outlet for anger by providing someone to blame
Reflexive Body Responses → if people consciously express little prejudice; may give off telltale signals as their body responds selectively to another race.
Personal Control → power of the individual
Just-World Phenomenon → the tendency for people who agree to a small action to comply later with a larger one
Mirror-Mirror Images → 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.