12 psych - 1. People tend to perceive the members of an...

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1. People tend to perceive the members of an outgroup as _____  each other and the members of an ingroup as  _____  each other. Student Response 1. different from; similar to 2. similar to; different from 3. similar to; similar to 4. different from; different from Score: 4/4 2. What determined whether college freshmen who had been randomly paired for a "Welcome Week" dance liked  each other? Student Response 1. similarity in attitudes 2. similarity in intelligence 3.
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physical attractiveness 4. self-disclosure skills 5. all the above Score: 4/4 3. Before she gave a class presentation favoring gun control legislation, Wanda opposed it. Her present attitude  favoring such legislation can best be explained by: Student Response 1. attribution theory. 2. cognitive dissonance theory. 3. social exchange theory. 4. evolutionary psychology. 5. two-factor theory. Score: 4/4 4. Most children believe their school is better than the other schools in their town. This best illustrates:
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Student Response 1. the just-world phenomenon. 2. ingroup bias. 3. the fundamental attribution error. 4. the reciprocity norm. 5. scapegoating. Score: 4/4 5. In Milgram's obedience experiments, "teachers" were  most  likely to deliver high levels of shock when: Student Response 1. the experiment was conducted at a prestigious institution such as Yale University. 2. they saw what happened when other subjects disobeyed the experimenter. 3. the experimenter was perceived to be an ordinary college freshman. 4. the victim was placed in the very same room as the "teacher."
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0/4 6. On the basis of what Americans say, in the last half-century, prejudice toward women has _____  and prejudice  toward African-Americans has _____ . Student Response 1. decreased; increased 2. increased; increased 3. increased; decreased 4. decreased; decreased Score: 4/4 7. Which theory describes how we explain others' behavior as being due to internal dispositions or external  situations? Student Response
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2011 for the course BUSA 1101 taught by Professor Kostov during the Spring '11 term at Georgia Southwestern.

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