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Social Psychology: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In which of the following cultural examples would you expect a strong level of conformity?

Question 2 2. How did the discipline of psychology aid in understanding organizational behavior?

Question 3 3. Which of the following individuals BEST illustrates the connection between self-esteem and potential aggression?

Question 4 4. Intimacy and close relationships are more easily formed with others who are likely to accept our _____.

Question 5 5. In terms of the additional work that Bernard Weiner did in relation to Heider's attribution theory, what type of factor would account for a skilled pilot having a turbulent landing due to windy conditions?

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Question 6 6. The organizational aspect of I-O psychology focuses on _____.

Question 7 7. An example of observational learning might be

Question 8 8. ABC Financial is experiencing issues with new hires that have been caught stealing money. The company has recently hired Gabby who is an I-O psychologist. She suggested implementing a special type of personality test, known as an integrity test. It will be given to all candidates who reach the second round interview level in an attempt to weed out individuals who will not be trustworthy or honest. This activity would fall under which of Gabby's roles?

Question 9 9. In 1964, Kitty Genovese was brutally stabbed outside her home in New York City. Although neighbors heard her scream, nobody helped her. What phenomenon describes the diffusion of responsibility?

Question 10 10. A new student at a high school is displaying normative conformity by all of the following EXCEPT:

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Question 11 11. A student in a classroom is exhibiting social loafing by _____.

Question 12 12. Which of the following attributes indicate cross-cultural attractiveness?

Question 13 13. A tool for measuring a person's attitudes by tracking brain activity is called a(n)

Question 14 14. Altruism is defined as

Question 15 15. Geneticist Dmitri Belyaev's experiments with selective breeding has shown that aggression is _____.

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Question 16 16. Psychologist John Dollard hypothesized that _____ can result in aggression when a desired goal isn't attained.

Question 17 17. What is the primary task of the industrial part of organizational psychology?

Question 18 18. According to Yale psychologist Irving Janis, close-knit groups maintain solidarity by _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following phrases best describes organizational psychology?

Question 20 20. The difference between the cognitive and behavioral components of attitudes can be explained as:

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Question 21 21. Personality theory suggests that prejudices are formed based on _____.

Question 22 22. Why was Stanley Milgram's experiment on obedience and authority so controversial?

Question 23 23. James has just been hired at XYZ Corporation. He carefully watches how his new colleagues behave in order to learn how he should behave. James is exhibiting _____.

Question 24 24. Cognitive Dissonance Theory describes what occurs when

Question 25 25. According to Robert Zajonc's drive theory, a cross country runner might _____.

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Question 26 26. _____, a Harvard Psychologist, was interested in the study of _____ and how it could be used to examine organizational psychology.

Question 27 27. A firefighter rushes inside a burning building to see if anyone is trapped. This is an example of _____.

Question 28 28. In some cultures, _____ is an indication of wealth and fertility.

Question 29 29. Which of the following is an example of the halo effect?

Question 30 30. Which of the following statements is LEAST representative of social psychology?

Social Psychology: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam Instructions

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