Unit 3 Psychology Test

35 Questions
Psychology Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    This type of love is intense, sensual and is accompanied by a sense of dread about the possibility of it ending.
  • 2. 
    When adolescents attend college, they experience stress and frustration. One coping strategy is to redouble your efforts and work harder, this is termed ___?
  • 3. 
    The number one factor when selecting friends.
  • 4. 
    In terms of group cohesion, this is willingness to preserve with the group even during adverse times.
  • 5. 
    When we form attitudes, one thing we may do is change our actions to be in line with another's wishes. We do this to gain support or avoid conflict. This is called ___?
  • 6. 
    An extremely effective method of influencing another's attitude includes using their need to increase their social acceptance from others. Especially in high school, it is called ___?
  • 7. 
    Marriage from within one's own social group.
  • 8. 
    In the Parent-child relationship struggle, psychoanalyzing the other person's attitudes is also called ___?
  • 9. 
    The closest of the personal space distinctions, it is only about 18 inches from your person.
  • 10. 
    A member of a group, this person is not the leader, but is important to the success of the group goal.
  • 11. 
    When we walk past trash in the hallway, it causes an imbalance in our psyche known as ___?
  • 12. 
    Persuasion normally is most effective immediately after the communication is sent. What is it called when it takes some time for the message to be fully understood by the receiver.
  • 13. 
    Marrying someone with similar characteristics to your own.
  • 14. 
    The first stage in the lifecycle of a marriage.
  • 15. 
    When perceiving others actions and attitudes, we sometimes try to find causality in others behaviors. This is the ___ theory.
  • 16. 
    When we are choosing friends, the more sympathy we receive, the more likely that person is to become a better friend. As far as reward values go, this is the aspect of ___.
  • 17. 
    When a marriage experiences problems, this is the time after the break up, when you are in mourning over the lost relationship. This period ends when you realize you will be OK again.
  • 18. 
    The sense of leaving home and being responsible for your own actions and consequences.
  • 19. 
    When we credit ourselves but blame others.
  • 20. 
    When we chose our frineds, we are more likely to select people who can serve a function for us.
  • 21. 
    If we think we cannot, we cannot. If we know we can, we can.
  • 22. 
    Society can infuence our attitudes by the way we give in to recognized authority figures. This is called  being ___?
  • 23. 
    The level or intensity to which you practice your faith.
  • 24. 
    A college coping technique where you go through the motions but do not actively participate in the culture after you experience the new high level of stress.
  • 25. 
    When choosing friends, we seek reward value that may peak our interest. This is called ___ value.
  • 26. 
    In terms of group cohesion, this is the collection of shared values.
  • 27. 
    The source of a message being communicated may be seen negatively only because the reveicer does not like the messenger.
  • 28. 
    The messenger may be seen in in a negative light only because the receiver does not like the messenger.
  • 29. 
    The final stage of marriage, a person could experience is this whether their spouse divorced them or died.
  • 30. 
    Type of love that is friendly, with mutual trust and is stable.
  • 31. 
    Applying our own sense of personality to go with a given behavior.
  • 32. 
    Non-verbal communication, that transmits information through your actions.
  • 33. 
    When communicating, you transmit your message by just a little at first. Once the revceiver is interested, you present the bigger picture.
  • 34. 
    When communicating, you transmit an unreasonable request knowing the receiver will not accept it. You hope this makes them more willing to accept a compromise proposal.
  • 35. 
    Communication method that uses repetition to change a person's attitudes.