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Question number: 55

» Social Psychology » Conformity, Compliance, Obedience

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In his classic studies of conformity, Asch demonstrated that

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Choice (5) Response

a.

increased unanimity greatly increases pressure to conform.

b.

lack of unanimity greatly reduces the pressure to conform.

c.

size of the majority does not influence how many people will conform.

d.

obedience to authority was determined by the authority’s perceived referent power.

e.

a majority of one produces about as much conformity as a majority of eight.

Question number: 56

» Social Psychology » Interpersonal Perception

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Overdisclosure often results in

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a.

decreased attention.

b.

suspicion and reduced attraction.

c.

growing trust and intimacy.

d.

a tendency to respond in the same way.

e.

increased attraction.

Question number: 57

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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Expected behavior patterns associated with particular social positions are called

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Choice (5) Response

a.

prejudices.

b.

culture.

c.

stereotypes.

d.

roles.

e.

mannerisms.

Question number: 58

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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A reference group is

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Choice (5) Response

a.

any group outside one’s social distance boundaries.

b.

any group in which one plays an active role or has membership.

c.

one with which a person has face-to-face contact.

d.

any group whose values and attitudes are not seen as relevant to one’s own.

e.

any group whose values and attitudes are seen as relevant to one’s own.

Question number: 59

» Social Psychology » Conformity, Compliance, Obedience

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In which motivational conflicts are must be chosen by “the lesser of two evils”

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Approach-Approach

b.

Approach-Avoidance

c.

Avoidance-Avoidance

d.

Multiple approach-avoidance

e.

None of the above

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