Community Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 37 - 41 of 79

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Question number: 37

» Community Psychology » Small Groups

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You are walking into a store when a man rudely cuts in front of you, almost shoving you, so that he may enter the store first. “What a jerk! ” you think to yourself. As you enter the store, you see the same man performing an emergency tracheotomy on a women with a collapsed windpipe. You have just

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

overemphasized the object in this action sequence.

b.

self-handicapped.

c.

made the fundamental attribution error.

d.

discounted a person’s actions due to situational demands.

Question number: 38

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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An example of a superordinate goal is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

protecting clean water supplies.

b.

making friends.

c.

getting good grades.

d.

making money.

Question number: 39

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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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: 40

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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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: 41

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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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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