Social Psychology-Conformity, Compliance, Obedience (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 1 - 5 of 18

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Question number: 1

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When a person with little or no authority makes a direct request to another person, the situation involves

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

conformity.

b.

loafing.

c.

obedience.

d.

compliance.

e.

coercion.

Question number: 2

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

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Choice (5) Response

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.

Question number: 3

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Which of the following was a factor in determining the degree of obedience in Milgram’s series of experiments?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

distance between the teacher and the learner

b.

amount of complaining, shouting, and crying by the learner

c.

whether the experimenter was male or female

d.

the tone of voice used by the experimenter

e.

reflexes between the teacher and the learner

Question number: 4

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Stanley Milgram’s experiment in which a “teacher” gave shocks to a “learner” was designed to test the limits of

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

obedience.

b.

conformity to a majority.

c.

expert power.

d.

excess power.

e.

coercive power.

Question number: 5

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Milgram’s shock study showed people to be surprisingly

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Choice (5) Response

a.

sexist.

b.

obedient.

c.

rebellious.

d.

intelligent.

e.

faithful.

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