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Stereotypes, Prejudice, & Discrimination: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these is high in agency?

Question 2 2. Realistic conflict theory maintains that _____.

Question 3 3. Alfred Kinsey proposed a controversial idea that sexual orientation should be considered as a continuum or scale, instead of a group of categories. This theory implies that, statistically, most people will be at least a little _____?

Question 4 4. All of these are theories of how media violence affects people, EXCEPT:

Question 5 5. Which of these is an external attribution?

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Question 6 6. Which statement BEST reflects how women in a benevolent sexist society are harmed?

Question 7 7. The desegregation of U.S. schools in the 1950s showed that contact alone does not reduce prejudice. In addition to contact, which of the following conditions is needed to reduce prejudice in a group?

Question 8 8. Which of these is an activity that people might engage in to seek catharsis?

Question 9 9. Which form of sexism contends that inequality between men and women is no longer a problem in society?

Question 10 10. Why are people more likely to blame a victim who doesn't deserve their aggression than one who does?

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Question 11 11. Josh watched many violent TV shows when he was a young child. Now that he is a teenager he is likely to _____.

Question 12 12. How does stereotype threat affect an individual's performance?

Question 13 13. You observe an ingroup of students and notice that members of the group are diverse. This is an example of _____.

Question 14 14. Which of these activities is most likely to reduce prejudice between groups?

Question 15 15. According to the social role theory _____.

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Question 16 16. Media violence is correlated with _____.

Question 17 17. The contact hypothesis says that _____.

Question 18 18. Which of these is an example of an external group attribution?

Question 19 19. Which of these is an internal attribution?

Question 20 20. Last Friday, Martha got an A on her Spanish test and she attributed it to her own intelligence and preparation, however, she got a D on her math test and she attributed her poor grade to the teacher's poor teaching ability. Martha is exhibiting _____.

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Question 21 21. All of the following are elements of a jigsaw classroom EXCEPT:

Question 22 22. What is one thing that makes it hard to prove realistic conflict theory?

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements is true about a catharsis?

Question 24 24. How do non-prejudiced people control the automatic information processing that comes with stereotyping?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is true about controlled information processing?

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Question 26 26. In Aronson and Steele's classic stereotype threat study, which group performed best?

Question 27 27. What is the definition of prejudice?

Question 28 28. Which of the following contributes to stereotypes?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT a strategy to decrease the effects of stereotype threat?

Question 30 30. Automatic information processing occurs when _____.

Stereotypes, Prejudice, & Discrimination: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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