5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Mere Exposure Effect
- Passionate Love
- a unselfish regard for the welfare of others
- b the loss of self-awareness and self-restraint occurring in group situations that foster arousal and anonymity.
- c feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us to respond in a particular way to objects, people, and events.
- d an aroused state of intense positive absorption in another, usually present at the beginning of a love relationship.
- e the phenomenon that repeated exposure to novel stimuli increases liking of them.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the theory that our social behavior is an exchange process, the aim of which is to maximize benefits and minimize costs.
- "Them"-those perceived as different or apart from our ingroup.
- influence resulting from a person's desire to gain approval or avoid disapproval.
- stronger responses on simple or well-learned tasks in the presence of others.
- 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 dissonance by changing our attitudes. (Leon Festinger)
5 True/False questions
Scapegoat Theory → the theory that our social behavior is an exchange process, the aim of which is to maximize benefits and minimize costs.
Reciprocity Norm → an expectation that people will help, not hurt, those who have helped them.
Mirror-Image Perceptions → the 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.
Social Trap → a situation in which the conflicting parties, by each rationally pursuing their self-interest, become caught in mutually destructive behavior.
Social Loafing → the tendency for people in a group to exert less effort when pooling their efforts toward attaining a common goal than when individually accountable.