Psychology 316: Advanced Social Psychology Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Greg wants to buy a new car. He does some research and test-drives several cars before deciding to purchase the one with the highest safety rating and best gas mileage. Which type of attitude influenced his decision?

Question 2 2. How can the central route to persuasion affect the attitude of a person?

Question 3 3. Sheila's boss has asked her to come in on Saturday to get a report ready for Monday's staff meeting. Sheila is instead considering suggesting that she stay late or come in early the week before the report is due. What component of social judgment theory is Sheila relying on to make her decision?

Question 4 4. Sandy and Ava are college freshmen who are against living in a sorority. However, they have both been approached by members of a sorority who are trying to convince them to join. Sandy researched the pros and cons of living in a sorority before she came to campus, and her attitude is based on her research. Ava didn't do any research, but her parents had always said that living in a sorority was a bad idea. Which girl is more likely to end up joining the sorority?

Question 5 5. Albert Bandura studied _____.

Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is true about a catharsis?

Question 7 7. Why do politicians talk about the Bobo doll study?

Question 8 8.

Brandon decided that his friend Victor was just not cool anymore, so he started ignoring him at all costs.

Which form of relational aggression is Brandon using?

Question 9 9. The factor contributing to self-construction that influences us at the earliest stage of childhood, before any others, is _____.

Question 10 10. The most noticeable difference in how Eastern and Western cultures construct a sense of self is _____.

Question 11 11. Morris Rosenberg believed self-esteem develops during which stage of a person's life?

Question 12 12. Self-serving bias refer to _____.

Question 13 13. Applied social psychology is BEST defined as _____.

Question 14 14. The _____ theory asserts that children are taught to be prejudiced through cultural norms.

Question 15 15. The term _____ refers to biological differences between men and women, while the term _____ refers to psychological differences, such as masculine or feminine an individual feels.

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