Psy Ch 16 Quizzes

Psy Ch 16 Quizzes - Chapter 16 Quizzes Social Psychology 1....

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Chapter 16 Quizzes Social Psychology 1. _____________ is behavior that benefits others. A. B. C. D. 2. The _______________ component of attitude reflects thoughts and beliefs about attitudinal objects. 3. As the number of bystanders at an emergency increases, the bystander effect dictates that the probability that the victim will receive help
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4. ____________ is any positive or negative effect on performance that can be attributed to the presence of others. 5. _____________ is behavior (usually negative) directed toward others based on their gender, religion, race, or membership in a particular group. 6. ________ is the intentional infliction of physical or psychological harm on others. 7. Children as young as ____________ show a preference for looking at attractive faces.
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8. Attributing a behavior to some internal cause, such as personal trait, motive, or attitude, is called a(n) 9. ______________ is an unpleasant state that occurs when people become aware of inconsistencies either between several of their attitudes, or between their attitudes and their behavior. 10. _______________ is a strategy in which someone makes a large, unreasonable request with the expectation that the other person will refuse but then be more likely to respond favorably to a smaller request later.
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11. Research on conformity and the Big Five personality dimensions reveals that people who are low in _____________ are more likely to conform. 12. ___________ refers to physical or geographic closeness. 13. The ____________ is the tendency for an overall impression of another to be influenced more by the first information that is received about that person than by information that comes later.
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14. _______________ is the tendency of group members to put forth less effort when working with others. 15. Altruism involves 16. _____________ is the subfield that attempts to explain how the actual, imagined, or implied presence of others influences the thoughts, feelings, and behavior of individuals. 17. The halo effect is the tendency to assume that a person has _____________ traits after observing one major trait of that nature.
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18. Which behavior BEST supports the frustration-aggression hypothesis? 19. The actor-observer effect is the tendency to attribute one's own behavior primarily to _____________ factors and the behavior of others primarily to _____________ factors. 20. The term ____________ refers to attitudes held toward others based on their gender, religion, race, or membership in a particular group.
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Aggression affects the brain's frontal lobes that may lead to ______ behavior. 22. Changing or adopting an attitude or behavior in order to be consistent with the social norms of a group or the expectations of others is called 23. An individual's _____________ is a relatively stable evaluation of a person, object, situation, or issue
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course PSY 120 taught by Professor Grandrud during the Fall '08 term at N. Colorado.

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Psy Ch 16 Quizzes - Chapter 16 Quizzes Social Psychology 1....

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