Chapter 8 Exam

Chapter 8 Exam - 100% (21 out of 21 correct) 1. It is...

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100% (21 out of 21 correct) 1. It is expected and common knowledge that when people enter an elevator they should face the front and not towards the back of the elevator. This is an example of ______________. A. obed ience B. priva te conf ormi ty C. com plian ce D. a socia l norm
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E. mino rity influ ence 2. Most people know that they should not litter. However, Sarah chooses to throw her trash on the ground instead of using a trash can. Her decision to litter could be described as a violation of what type of social norm? A. descr iptiv e norm B. injun ctive norm C. beha viora l affec tive norm
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D. affec tive norm E. none of these 3. Which of the following terms refers to a misperception that occurs when each individual in a group privately rejects a group's norms but believes that other members of the group accept these norms? A. com plian ce B. obed ience C. plura listic ignor ance
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D. conf ormit y E. infor mati on al influ ence 4. When people conform because they believe that others are correct in their judgments and they want to be similarly correct, this is referred to as ________________. A. infor mati onal influ ence B. norm ative influ ence
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mino rity influ ence D. com plian ce E. descr iptiv e norm s 5. In a well known study by Solomon Asch, participants compared a target line to three comparison lines and were asked to report which comparison line was the same length as the target line. Confederates reported the wrong answer on several trials. Results indicated that 37% of the time participants conformed to the rest of the group by reporting the wrong answer. This study illustrates what type of conformity? A.
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2011 for the course PSYCH 220 taught by Professor Heizen during the Spring '11 term at WPUNJ.

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Chapter 8 Exam - 100% (21 out of 21 correct) 1. It is...

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