Attitude (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 48 - 52 of 78

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Question number: 48

» Attitude » Determinants of Attitude

Appeared in Year: 2013

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What are the attitudes, goals and strategies of Failure Avoiding Students? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Expectations of failure, very high or very low goals and self defeating strategies

b.

High fear of failure, very high or very low goals and self defeating strategies

c.

High fear of failure, very high or very low goals and learned helplessness

d.

High fear of failure, no goals, learned helplessness

Question number: 49

» Attitude » Theories of Attitude Change

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For Festinger, any two related cognitive elements will be ________ if they do not fit together because they violate general logic or the person’s expectations.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Dissonant

b.

Consonant

c.

Balance

d. None of the above

Question number: 50

» Attitude » Theories of Attitude Change

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________ explains that after publicly committing themselves to their believes, they had a strong need to maintain their stand.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Balance theory

b.

Learning theory

c.

Cognitive dissonance theory

d.

All of the above

Question number: 51

» Attitude » Theories of Attitude Change

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________ suggests that people tend to reject new information that contradicts ideas they already hold, in a sort of “don’t bother me with the facts, my mind is made up” strategy.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Cognitive dissonance theory

b.

All of the above

c.

Balance theory

d.

Learning theory

Question number: 52

» Attitude » Attitude Change

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Beginning with a very large request and then backing down to a smaller one is ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Door in face and foot in door approach

b.

The foot in the door approach

c.

The door in the face approach

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

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