The Psychology Quiz: MCQ Test! Trivia

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The Psychology Quiz: MCQ Test! Trivia

The psychology quiz: MCQ test trivia! Psychology can be said to be a science because it is not only based on different studies but it also gives students the ability to carry out research and form conclusions. As a psychology student just how much do you know about the different schools of though and their impact to the course? This quiz is a good way for you to find out, do give it a shot!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What study does the cost-reward model apply to?
    • A. 

      Piliavin et al

    • B. 

      Reicher & haslam

    • C. 

      Milgram

    • D. 

      Zimbardo

  • 2. 
    What does diffusion of responsibility mean?
    • A. 

      People are more likely to help someone in need when lots of people are present.

    • B. 

      People are less likely to help someone in need when few people are present.

    • C. 

      People are less likely to help someone in need when lots of people are present.

  • 3. 
    In Reicher & Haslam's study, how long did they ensure the train journey would be?
    • A. 

      7 minutes

    • B. 

      7 minutes 30 seconds

    • C. 

      17 minutes

    • D. 

      7 minutes 15 seconds

  • 4. 
    Who proved it was possible to conduct an ethical social psychology experiment?
    • A. 

      Piliavin et al

    • B. 

      Milgram

    • C. 

      Rodin

    • D. 

      Reicher & Haslam

  • 5. 
    Which two studies recruited their participants through a self selected sample?
    • A. 

      Milgram & Reicher&Haslam

    • B. 

      Milgram & Rodin

    • C. 

      Piliavin & Rodin

    • D. 

      Reicher & Haslam

  • 6. 
    What is an autonomous state?
    • A. 

      In this state individuals give up their own responsibilities deffering to those of a higher status.

    • B. 

      In this state individuals make decisions based on there own beliefs and experiences.

    • C. 

      In this state individuals are forced to make choices which reflect others beliefs.

  • 7. 
    How many people withdrawn from milligrams experiment?
    • A. 

      O

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      14

    • D. 

      24

  • 8. 
    In piliavin, et al's study what where the two areas called in the carriage?
    • A. 

      Critical 1 & critical 2

    • B. 

      Criteria & area

    • C. 

      Adjacent & critical

    • D. 

      Area 1 & area 2

  • 9. 
    How many times was piliavin et al's study conducted?
    • A. 

      42

    • B. 

      103

    • C. 

      201

    • D. 

      97

  • 10. 
    In Reicher & Haslam's study, what day did the trade union official arrive?
    • A. 

      Day 3

    • B. 

      Day 6

    • C. 

      Day 5