Modules_Ch43_Web Quiz 1

Modules_Ch43_Web Quiz 1 - you to purchase an assortment of...

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MyersExp7 Modules_Ch43_Web Quiz 1 1. Marilyn judges her professor's strict class attendance policy to be an indication of his overcontrolling personality rather than a necessity dictated by the limited number of class sessions in a course that meets only once a week. Her judgment best illustrates: a. the mere exposure effect. b. group polarization. c. cognitive dissonance. d. the fundamental attribution error. 2. Politicians who publicly oppose a tax increase that they privately favor best illustrate that: a. a pooling of efforts toward a common goal contributes to social loafing. b. the presence of others interferes with individual performance on difficult tasks. c. actions may sometimes be inconsistent with attitudes. d. group discussion enhances a group's prevailing attitudes. 3. When a salesperson visits your home and asks you to try a free sample of a cleaning fluid, you agree. When he returns the following week and asks
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Unformatted text preview: you to purchase an assortment of expensive cleaning products, you make the purchase. The salesperson appears to have made effective use of: a. the foot-in-the-door phenomenon. b. the bystander effect. c. the fundamental attribution error. d. the mere exposure effect. 4. After she was promoted to a high-level executive position in the large company for which she worked, Jorana developed more pro-business political attitudes. This best illustrates the impact of ________ on attitudes. a. cognitive dissonance b. role-playing c. social facilitation d. the foot-in-the-door phenomenon 5. Cognitive dissonance theory is most helpful for understanding the impact of: a. group attitudes on social conflict. b. the foot-in-the-door phenomenon on attitudes. c. team membership on social inaction. d. role-playing on attitude change....
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2012 for the course PSY 100 taught by Professor Farthing during the Winter '08 term at University of Maine Orono .

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