Implicit Project Exercise

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Implicit Project Exercise 5 pts. Brief summary of test results Go to . Read about Project Implicit. Then enter through Demonstration and take five of the tests. Please include the Skin Tone, Sexuality, and Weight tests. Keep a tally of your results as you go along. If you disagree with a result, go ahead and repeat the test and see what happens. Make sure that you take the time and space to focus on the tests while you are taking them. Your results will be more accurate if you are not trying to do other things, such as holding conversations, while you are taking the tests. Before becoming defensive and jumping to the conclusion that the test is incorrect, take time to think about what it could be saying about you and the world that surrounds you. No test is infallible all the time, but this test can be an accurate indicator of what lies beneath the surface. For example, one of the results that surprised me is that I strongly prefer young people to old
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Unformatted text preview: people. Does this mean that I am an old people hater or that I am not feeling good about my own aging? Maybe. I’ll have to think about that. I can’t help but be influenced by all the media attention on young, beautiful people. Perhaps all the time I spend around young people has made me favor youth, and that is a good thing, right? These results do not have to be typed. We will be discussing the results in class SKIN TONE: Your data suggest a moderate automatic preference for Light Skin compared to Dark Skin. SEXUALITY: Your data suggest a moderate automatic preference for Straight People compared to Gay People. WEIGHT: Your data suggest little to no automatic preference between Thin People and Fat People. ASIAN: Your data suggest little or no association between Asian American and European American with American and Foreign. ARAB-MUSLIMS: Your data suggest little to no automatic preference between Other People and Arab Muslims....
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