Psyc 2301 Final Exam Review
100 Multiple Choice Questions
4 Choices for each question
Select the BEST answer.
Based on Objectives in the Student
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You've probably heard people talk about "defense mechanisms," or ways that we protect
ourselves from things that we don't want to think about or deal with. The term got its
start in psychoanalytic therapy, but it has slowly worked its w
Self-concept: the sum total of an individuals beliefs about their attributes.
Self-schema: beliefs about oneself that guide the processing of self-relevant information.
Nonhuman animals: Gordon Gallup places animals in rooms with big mirrors, after severa
Racism-prejudice and discrimination based on a persons race. Sexism-Prejudice and discrimination based on a persons gender. Stereotype-belief or association that
links a whole group of people with certain traits or characteristics. Prejudice-negative feel
Def. of Social Psych- The scientific study of how individuals think, feel, and behave in a social context.
The power of social context- social context does not have to be real or present; even the implied or imagined presence of others can have effects on