Social Psych- Quiz 3 -prejudice

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Quiz 3 -Prejudice


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  • 1. 
    This involves the belief held about a group. These beliefs will be in the from of stereotypes, common but oversimple views of what particular groups of people are like. 
    • A. 

      Discrimination

    • B. 

      The cognitive element

    • C. 

      Prejudice

  • 2. 
    Behaving differently towards people based on their membership of a group is called...
    • A. 

      affective element

    • B. 

      Discrimination

    • C. 

      Racism

  • 3. 
    This involves the feelings experienced in response to a group. If we are prejudiced against a group we may experience anger fear hate or disgust when we encounter a member of that group this element is called..
    • A. 

      The affective element

    • B. 

      The cognitive element

    • C. 

      The behavioral element

  • 4. 
    Women are also likely to encounter the 'glass ceiling' in their careers. this means that women, like minority ethnic groups are much likely to be promoted beyond a certain level at at work this is called..
    • A. 

      Homophobia

    • B. 

      Racism

    • C. 

      Sexism

  • 5. 
    ___________ is largely socially acceptable bu this we mean that whereas most people holding racist and sexist views are wary voicing them in public.
    • A. 

      Stereotype

    • B. 

      The authoritarian personality

    • C. 

      Homophobia