Culture And Psychology Quiz Questions!

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Culture And Psychology Quiz Questions!

How much do you know about culture and psychology? Cultural psychology seeks to explore how sociocultural factors such as attitudes and gender roles influence that specific culture's mind and behavior. Cultural psychology is how psychological and behavioral tendencies are rooted and carried out within a culture. This quiz will explain the significance of culture and psychology. You must give this quiz a try.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is TRUE?
    • A. 

      All cultural groups are basically the same.

    • B. 

      Psychology i.e. cognition, motivation & behaviour, differ across cultures.

    • C. 

      India has what Michael calls 'organised chaos' which impacts their att, beliefs & beh.

    • D. 

      Culture influences us which makes it easy to acculturate.

    • E. 

      B & c

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is FALSE?
    • A. 

      After beh'ism stopped the study of culture, anthropology was able to explain and extend on new concepts.

    • B. 

      Global factors led to a stronger interest in understanding the effects of culture on behaviour.

    • C. 

      Triandis developed subjective culture.

    • D. 

      Subjective culture is shared cultural knowledge.

    • E. 

      An in-situ system is stable compared to dynamic views which are a process of change

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is TRUE?
    • A. 

      The term enculturation refers to coming into new culture from outside culture.

    • B. 

      A bicultural individual has been exposed to two cultures.

    • C. 

      A bicultural individual has been exposed to two or more cultures.

    • D. 

      Culture is a meaning system of a dynamic nature.

    • E. 

      Triandis defined culture in terms of being objective.

  • 4. 
    The 4 stages of enculturation leading ultimately to our behaviour are:
    • A. 

      Collective reality, sociopsychological processes, individ reality & psychological tendencies.

    • B. 

      Core cultural ideas, individ reality, psych'al tendencies & norms.

    • C. 

      Sociopsych'al processes, norms, ind'al realities & culture.

    • D. 

      Culture, indiv reality, norms & collective reality.

    • E. 

      Collective reality, indiv reality, sociopsychological processed & psychological tendencies.

  • 5. 
    Complexity & affluence of a culture, lead to:
    • A. 

      Greater choice of ingroups

    • B. 

      Ability for autonomy

    • C. 

      Western individualism

    • D. 

      A-c

    • E. 

      Individualism & GNP not being highly correlated

  • 6. 
    Holistic views determine a ____ in trend.
    • A. 

      Continuence

    • B. 

      Change

    • C. 

      Reverse

    • D. 

      Gradual rise

    • E. 

      B & c

  • 7. 
    Cross-cultural research is:
    • A. 

      Implicit, studying similar cultural conditions & known as systems-oriented approach

    • B. 

      Explicit, studying similar cultural conditions & known as systems-oriented approach

    • C. 

      Explicit, studying different cultural conditions & known as systems-oriented approach

    • D. 

      Explicit, studying different cultural conditions & specifically the causes of different behaviour

    • E. 

      Never about uniformity only differences between & within cultures

  • 8. 
    Triandis considered subjective culture develop through:
    • A. 

      Learning, reinforcement, categorisation of experience.

    • B. 

      Shared meaning, learning, values

    • C. 

      Values, beliefs, norms

    • D. 

      Shares meaning, learning, norms

    • E. 

      Beliefs, norms, shared meaning

  • 9. 
    Genetic transmission impacts heavily on personality whilst cultural transmission impacts on physilogical aspects. This is:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Religion and socio-political factors are considered distal factors about culture. This is:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Cross-cultural psychology studies share psychological practices between and with-in cultures. This is:
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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