Relationship Psychology - Qp1

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Relationship Psychology Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Personality differences will not influence sociability.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Solitary confinement, a form of partial isolation, is used as a form of punishment most commonly found within prisons.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    ______ original 1959 experiment placed participants alone in separate rooms where they were allowed free and unlimited access to a number of stimulating resources, such as books and magazines.
    • A. 

      Galton's

    • B. 

      Singer's

    • C. 

      Schachter's

    • D. 

      Nisbett's

  • 4. 
    The reasons perhaps ‘people need people’ is because the presence of others in our lives provides us with a source of two-way feedback and it is this rather than one-way stimulation that is particularly meaningful.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Research conducted by Galton (1994) found that people from different countries around the world emphasised a range of reasons for getting married.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Psychologists have tended to explain intimate relationships in different ways distinguishing between varieties of ‘friendship’.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Passion + intimacy = short-term relationship
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    If we were to describe companion love as a ‘fast burn’, then passionate or romantic love would have to be described as a ‘slow burn out’.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Having relationships with others is one of the most positive aspects of our lives.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Health and happiness are affected more by relationships than things like social status, education and income (Campbell, 1981).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Rules associated with ‘good’ relationships include:  (Select four)
    • A. 

      Respect each other’s privacy

    • B. 

      Stand up for each other

    • C. 

      Be intimate with anyone else

    • D. 

      Share good news

    • E. 

      Break confidences

    • F. 

      Give emotional support