Social Psychology-Group Dynamics (AP Psychology): Questions 32 - 36 of 49

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Question number: 32

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During the Stanford Prison study,

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

guards did not assume their roles as agents of force.

b.

guards did not take their roles seriously.

c.

three prisoners were so severely beaten they had to be hospitalized.

d.

guards readily assumed their roles as agents of force.

Question number: 33

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An example of a superordinate goal is

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a.

protecting clean water supplies.

b.

making friends.

c.

getting good grades.

d.

making money.

Question number: 34

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Group think is unlikely to occur when which of the following factors is present?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

There are clear objective in the decision making process

b.

The group is homogeneous in composition

c.

The group ideology is popular

d.

The group is ideologically isolated

Question number: 35

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Zimbardo’s prison experiment suggests that many destructive human relationships have their source in

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Choice (4) Response

a.

role diffusion.

b.

group cohesiveness.

c.

learned roles.

d.

role conflict.

Question number: 36

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Group polarization is an affect whereby:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Group decisions represent an exaggeration of the group members initial positions

b.

Group members moderate positions become polarized with increased group interaction

c.

The group members’ main concern is to maintain unanimity and group cohesion

d.

Extreme opinions in a group becomes moderate with increased group interaction

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