Psychology of Social Integration (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 42 - 46 of 58

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Question number: 42

» Psychology of Social Integration » Stereotypes

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Question

A social schema that incorporates characteristics, which may be positive or negative, supposedly shared by almost all members of a group is a:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

social cognition

b.

social schema

c.

stereotype

d.

causal attribution

Question number: 43

» Psychology of Social Integration » Social Integration

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Presence of others may interfere with performance due to:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Social loafing

b.

Social inhibition

c.

Distraction

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 44

» Psychology of Social Integration » Prejudice

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

Which one of the following is incorrect regarding the causes of origin of prejudice?

(June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Perception of threat to self-esteem or/and group interest

b.

Competition for scarce resources

c.

Categorizing ourselves as a member of a group and others as members of a different group.

d.

Unfavorable or negative actions directed towards members of other group.

Question number: 45

» Psychology of Social Integration » Social Integration

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Which of the following are the sources of error in social cognition? (June)

(a) Counterfactuals thinking

(b) Thought suppression

(c) Magical thinking

(d) Judging by resemblance

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

a, b and c

b.

a, c and d

c.

a and b

d.

c and d

Question number: 46

» Psychology of Social Integration » Stereotypes

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Which one of the following biases play important role in stereotyping and prejudice? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

False consensus

b.

Priming

c.

Confirmation

d.

Illusory correlation

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