Social Psychology-Conformity, Compliance, Obedience (AP Psychology): Questions 12 - 17 of 18

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Question number: 12

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Solomon Asch’s classic experiment (in which subjects judged a standard line and comparison lines) was arranged to test the limits of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

indoctrination.

b.

social perception.

c.

conformity.

d.

selective perception.

Question number: 13

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The process of changing your behavior to match that of others in a group is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

norming.

b.

conformity.

c.

forming a social contract.

d.

reliability.

Question number: 14

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the setting in which the experiment was conducted

b.

whether the experimenter was male or female

c.

the tone of voice used by the experimenter

d.

amount of complaining, shouting, and crying by the learner

Question number: 15

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The approach-approach conflict involves:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

An unstable equilibrium

b.

An oscillation of stable and unstable equilibrium

c.

A stable equilibrium

d.

Projectile approach

Question number: 16

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________ is best known for his research on conformity.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Rubin

b.

Asch

c.

Zimbardo

d.

Wundt

Question number: 17

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Studies of conformity indicate that people are more apt to be influenced by others if they

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Choice (4) Response

a.

have low needs for certainty and structure.

b.

are in very small groups.

c.

are in temporary rather than established groups.

d.

are concerned about the approval of others.

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