Social Psychology-Conformity, Compliance, Obedience (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 6 - 10 of 18

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Question number: 6

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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: 7

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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

Question number: 8

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In some countries, it is normal to defecate or urinate in public. This makes it clear that judgments of the normality of behavior are

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a.

a matter of subjective discomfort.

b.

always similar.

c.

related to conformity.

d.

statistical.

e.

culturally relative.

Question number: 9

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The person who agrees to a small request initially is more likely later to comply with a larger demand. This describes the

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Choice (5) Response

a.

door-in-the-face-effect.

b.

foot-in-the-door effect.

c.

low-ball technique.

d.

high-ball technique.

e.

All of the above

Question number: 10

» Social Psychology » Conformity, Compliance, Obedience

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Groups reward members with ________ and ________ for comformity.

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a.

power; authority

b.

legitimacy; power

c.

approval; acceptance

d.

unanimity; power

e.

acceptance; power

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