Socialtest22008 - Social Psychology Examination#2-Dr Pamela D Hall-Please place all answers on the Scantron If you do not have a Scantron please

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Social Psychology Examination #2----Dr. Pamela D. Hall---- Please place all answers on the Scantron… If you do not have a Scantron, please put only your ID. Number on the Test and answer the Questions on the Test by Circling the Correct Answer. Do Not Email Me the Test. Test is due, in class on Wednesday, April 2, 2008. Only Tests Presented in Person will be Accepted!! 1) A preconceived negative judgment of a group and its individual members is A. racism B. discrimination C. sexism D. prejudice 2) A belief about the personal attributes of a group of people is called a(n) A. affect B. behavioral tendency C. cognition D. stereotype 3) An institutional practice that subordinates people of a given race is called, A. racism B. prejudice C. discrimination D. a stereotype 4) A state police force has set a height requirement of 5 feet 10 inches for all officers. This requirement is irrelevant to job effectiveness but generally excludes Hispanics, Asians, and women from the force. Such a requirement most clearly reflects A. racism and sexism B. scapegoating and discrimination C. stereotyping and prejudice D. the realistic conflict theory. 5) A motivation to have one’s group be dominant over other social groups is what social psychologist call A. prejudice B. discrimination C. unequal status D. social dominance orientation 6) A belief in the superiority of one’s own ethnic and cultural group is called A. prejudice
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B. discrimination C. ethnocentrism D. arrogance 7) A consistent finding is that no matter how religious commitment is assessed, A. the less devout are less prejudiced B. commitment bears no relation to prejudice C. the very devout are less prejudiced D. the very devout are the most prejudiced. 8) Jane Elliot did her blue-eyed brown-eyed study after what historical event occurred? A. World War II B. The assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. C. The World Trade Center Disaster D. The Oklahoma City Bombing 9) In examining photographs of people in magazines and newspapers, Archer and his colleagues (1993) found that, relative to the average female photo, the average male photo is more likely to A. Emphasize the face B. Emphasize the body C. Include the situational context D. Display a standing posture 10)More lynchings of Blacks took place in the old South during years when cotton prices were low, suggesting that prejudice is partly explained by A. ingroup bias B. the just-world hypothesis C. displaced aggression D. institutional supports 11)The phrase “they are all alike, but we are diverse” reflects A. an out-group bias B. the out-group homogeneity effect C. ethnocentrism D. a categorization bias 12)The tendency for people to believe that individuals get what they deserve and deserve what they get is called the _________________________ phenomenon. A.
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course SOP 3004 taught by Professor Dr.pamelad.hall during the Spring '08 term at FIU.

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Socialtest22008 - Social Psychology Examination#2-Dr Pamela D Hall-Please place all answers on the Scantron If you do not have a Scantron please

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