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5 Matching questions

  1. Seeing Black
  2. Stereotype
  3. attribution theory
  4. Social Trap
  5. Reciprocity Norm
  1. a Example: Black faces appear to be more criminal to police officers; the more black, the more criminal.
  2. b an expectation that people will help, not hurt, those who have helped them.
  3. c a generalized (sometimes accurate but often overgeneralized) belief about a group of people.
  4. d the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting either the situation or the person's disposition. (Fritz Heider)
  5. e a situation in which the conflicting parties, by each rationally pursuing their self-interest, become caught in mutually destructive behavior.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the tendency for people who have first agreed to a small request to comply later with a larger request.
  2. the theory that prejudice offers an outlet for anger by providing someone to blame.
  3. 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.
  4. unjustifiable negative behavior toward a group and its members.
  5. unselfish regard for the welfare of others

5 True/False questions

  1. Companionate Lovean aroused state of intense positive absorption in another, usually present at the beginning of a love relationship.


  2. RoleGraduated and Reciprocated Initiatives in Tension-Reduction; a strategy designed to decrease international tensions.


  3. Social Facilitationthe tendency for people in a group to exert less effort when pooling their efforts toward attaining a common goal than when individually accountable.


  4. Ingroup"Them"-those perceived as different or apart from our ingroup.


  5. Equitya condition in which people receive from a relationship in proportion to what they give to it.