Quiz on Ethical Issues and Social Cognition in Social Psychology

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Which social science is primarily concerned with how broad social, economic, political, and historical factors influence events in a given society?

What is the goal of social psychology as an experimentally-based science?

In social psychology, how do researchers explain social behavior?

What is the goal of the observational research method in social psychology?

In the correlational research method, what does a positive correlation indicate?

What is the independent variable (IV) in an experimental study?

What is a limitation of the experimental research method in social psychology?

Which of the following is a goal of psychology?

What is the distribution of degrees to subfields of psychology?

According to the text, what is social psychology?

What did Dorothy Martin claim would happen on December 21, 1954?

How did Dorothy Martin's followers react to her claim?

What method do social psychologists use to develop explanations?

How many perspectives on psychology are mentioned in the text?

Which type of thinking is conscious, intentional, voluntary, and effortful?

What is the process by which recent experiences increase the accessibility of a schema, trait, or concept?

Which of the following is NOT one of the functions of schemas?

Which of the following is NOT a nonverbal cue?

Which of the following is NOT one of the six major universal emotional expressions?

Which type of attribution addresses how we infer the causes of other people's behavior?

In the context of attribution, which type of attribution is made when individuals attribute positive behaviors of their good friends to internal characteristics?

Which cultural group is more likely to engage in self-serving attributions?

What is the belief in a just world?

Which cultural group is more likely to prefer situational explanations?

What is the difference between an independent view of the self and an interdependent view of the self?

What is the difference between intrinsic motivation and extrinsic motivation?

What are task-contingent rewards?

What is the role of self-esteem?

What is cognitive dissonance?

What are the ways to reduce cognitive dissonance?


Test your knowledge on ethical issues in social psychology and social cognition in this quiz. Explore topics such as informed consent, deception, and debriefing in experiments. Learn about how people think about themselves and the social world, as well as their decision-making processes. Challenge yourself with questions on modes of social cognition and the controlle...

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