People can recognize six facial expressions of emotion Chapter 13 1 You are

People can recognize six facial expressions of

This preview shows page 33 - 36 out of 40 pages.

People can recognize six facial expressions of emotion Chapter 13
Image of page 33

Subscribe to view the full document.

1. You are told to press one button if you see a pleasant word or a child, and a different button if you see an unpleasant word or an old person. Then the pairings reverse. What test is this? Implicit- association test 2. Which of the following would cause you to make an internal attribution for your friend’s happiness? Your friend is happy most of the time 3. “I drove fast today because I was in a hurry. That other driver who drove fast is probably rude, aggressive person.” Which phenomenon do these statements illustrate? The actor-observer effect 4. “He got lost because the road signs were confusing.” This is an example of what? An external attribution 5. In variation of Milgram’s obedience experiment, the teacher had to hold the learner’s hand onto the shock plate. What was the result? 6. Why is “unwanted sex” a poor definition of rape? “Unwanted” means different things to different people 7. A computer generates a face with average features. How will most people regard that face? Attractive 8. Why do people sometimes form a false stereotype? People form generalizations quickly 9. Whereas people tend to compete in the prisoner’s dilemma, what makes them more cooperative in real life? People want to build a reputation for being fair 10. Why do psychologists use the Implicit Association Test to measure racial prejudices? The IAT measures prejudices that people don’t admit 11. “Groupthink” refers to which of these? 12. Which of the following strongly increases the probability of anger and aggression? Frustration 13. An airline that cancelled your flight offers you an alternative flight that will reach your destination 14 hours later than your original flight. Then the agent discovers a better flight that will get you there only 8 hours later, and you feel delighted. What persuasion technique is this? Contrast effect 14. What has research demonstrated about first impressions of people?
Image of page 34
Your first impression influences your behavior and that of the other person 15. In a speed-dating situation, what is the main determinant of people’s choices? Physical attractiveness 16. What often happens when people hear false information on an entertaining TV program? People will dismiss the information at first, but might believe it later 17. Why do many biologists and psychologists consider altruistic behavior a theoretical problem? Altruism benefits someone else more than the person doing the act 18. Suppose someone says it is morally right to steal a drug to save someone’s life. What would Kohlberg say about this person’s moral reasoning? The level of moral reasoning depends on what reasons the person gives 19. Why might someone adopt a self-handicapping strategy? To provide an excuse for failure 20. Why is the fundamental attribution error considered an error?
Image of page 35

Subscribe to view the full document.

Image of page 36
  • Spring '08
  • BRILL

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern

Ask Expert Tutors You can ask 0 bonus questions You can ask 0 questions (0 expire soon) You can ask 0 questions (will expire )
Answers in as fast as 15 minutes