Social Psychology (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 16 - 20 of 121

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Question number: 16

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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The degree of attraction among group members relates to the dimension of

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Choice (5) Response

a.

structure.

b.

cohesiveness.

c.

conformity.

d.

compatibility.

e.

loafing.

Question number: 17

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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In North America, male friendships are ________ based and female friendships are ________.

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a.

activity; based on attraction

b.

feeling; based on activity

c.

attraction; based on activity

d.

activity; based on sharing feelings.

e.

activity; based on looks

Question number: 18

» Social Psychology » Attitudes & Attitude Change

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Cognitive dissonance theory is based on the human need for

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Choice (5) Response

a.

cognitive dissonance.

b.

self-actualization.

c.

gain-loss.

d.

consistency.

e.

inconsistency.

Question number: 19

» Social Psychology » Interpersonal Perception

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The fact that physically attractive people also tend to be rated more highly on traits such as intelligence and honesty is an example of

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Choice (5) Response

a.

social comparisons.

b.

role modeling.

c.

groupthink.

d.

the halo effect.

e.

social magnetism.

Question number: 20

» Social Psychology » Conformity, Compliance, Obedience

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When subjects in Milgram’s obedience experiments received their orders over the phone, they

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a.

were far less obedient.

b.

were far more obedient.

c.

completely refused to participate.

d.

conformed more completely due to the formality of the telephoned instructions.

e.

were only slightly more obedient than they were in face-to-face conditions.

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