Community Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 32 - 36 of 79

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Question number: 32

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A reference group is

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Choice (4) Response
a.

any group in which one plays an active role or has membership.

b.

any group whose values and attitudes are seen as relevant to one’s own.

c.

one with which a person has face-to-face contact.

d.

any group outside one’s social distance boundaries.

Question number: 33

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Vanessa is female, a daughter, and a young adult. The roles that shape her behavior are called ________ roles.

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a.

ascribed

b.

actualized

c.

ascertained

d.

achieved

Question number: 34

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Zimbardo interpreted the results of his simulated prison study as an indication of the

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Choice (4) Response
a.

powerful influence of roles on people.

b.

tendency to show compassion to people in need.

c.

non-powerful influence of roles on people.

d.

tendency to displace aggression.

Question number: 35

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The organization of roles, patterns of communication, and power in a group defines the group’s

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a.

status.

b.

structure.

c.

behavior.

d.

cohesiveness.

Question number: 36

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During the Stanford Prison study,

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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.

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