Community Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 25 - 31 of 79

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Question number: 25

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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Which of the following is a testament to the power of roles?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Zimbardo’s prison experiment

b.

Zilstein’s shock research

c.

Milgram’s message experiment

d.

Cialdini’s door-in-the-face effect

Question number: 26

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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During his rise to power, Hitler blamed the Jews for Germany’s economic woes. This is an example of

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Choice (4) Response

a.

personal discrimination.

b.

scapegoating.

c.

groupthink.

d.

social stereotypes.

Question number: 27

» Community Psychology » Small Groups

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When making the “attribution error, ” we tend to overestimate the importance of ________ in judging the behavior of others.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

situational factors

b.

emotion

c.

intelligence

d.

personal factors

Question number: 28

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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Social traps can be dismantled by changing

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

the tendency toward groupthink.

b.

compliance and assertiveness.

c.

the tendency towards social loafing.

d.

rewards and costs.

Question number: 29

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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A ________ group is a group based on social comparison.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

convergence

b.

reference

c.

personal identification

d.

comparison

Question number: 30

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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Copying behavior is:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Often unconscious

b.

A form of habitual behavior

c.

Always goal-directed

d.

Drive and incentive based

Question number: 31

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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Expected behavior patterns associated with particular social positions are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

culture.

b.

prejudices.

c.

stereotypes.

d.

roles.

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