Social Identity & Categorization Theories Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following established social identity theory during the late 1970s?

Question 2 2. The second step in the mental process of evaluating others is referred to as what?

Question 3 3. In sociology, the process of assigning individuals to groups based on characteristics such as race, ethnicity, or gender, is known as what?

Question 4 4. Social categorization is a fundamental part of which of the following theories?

Question 5 5. From the perspective of the 'ingroup', a person that does not belong in the 'ingroup' is assigned to which of the following?

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Question 6 6. People want their environments to be predictable and by joining groups a person identifies with they are facilitating predictability. This is called what?

Question 7 7. Distinctiveness

Question 8 8. A basic part of social identity theory is

Question 9 9. Similarity is

Question 10 10. A basic part of social identity theory is

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Question 11 11. Which of the following roles is part of a person's social identity?

Question 12 12. Which component of self identity is related to how we evaluate our own general worth?

Question 13 13. Which statement about self identity change is incorrect?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is a part of self-identity?

Question 15 15. The conscious process of thinking about your self identity is called

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Question 16 16. Which of the following statements is not true?

Question 17 17. What general feeling will anyone experience when the need to belong is not met?

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 19 19. What is the need to belong?

Question 20 20. At what point in our lives do we experience the need to belong?

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Question 21 21. Are people of the same race always of the same culture? Why or why not?

Question 22 22. What do we call shared cultural practices and perspectives that set a people group apart from others?

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 24 24. What do we call the set of learned behaviors, attitudes, and beliefs that characterize a society or a people group?

Question 25 25. What do we call a group of people with differences and similarities in physical and biological traits that are considered to be socially significant?

Social Identity & Categorization Theories Chapter Exam Instructions

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