The ABC Model of Attitudes and Prejudice


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Janet lives in a rural area and feels negatively about people who grew up in cities. Janet's feelings demonstrate which component of the ABC model?

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1. Harvey owns an upscale restaurant and refuses to allow children under the age of twelve to eat there. Harvey's behavior is an example of:

2. Tara asserts that people who drive foreign cars are snobs. Tara is exhibiting which component of the ABC model?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and attached worksheet will help gauge your understanding of the ABC model of attitudes and prejudice. Some of the topics you will need to know to be successful with the quiz include what the ABC model represents, and facts about discrimination.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessment tools to measure your knowledge of:

  • Components of the ABC model
  • Stereotypes
  • Predicting discrimination

Skills practiced

This worksheet and quiz give you practice with the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related psychology lesson
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about attitudes and prejudice in a different light
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the ABC model and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about stereotypes

Additional Learning

For a more detailed explanation of the ABC model, take a look at the lesson entitled The ABC Model of Attitudes and Prejudice. The lesson focuses on the following objectives:

  • Examine how people form attitudes about others
  • Discuss how attitudes affect a person's behavior
  • Identify the components of attitudes
  • Explore research and examples related to attitude