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S06 SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY EXAM 7 Answers (Ashworth College)

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Question 26 of 40 0.0/ 5.0 Points When it comes to helping behavior, A. men are more helpful than women. B. women are more helpful than men. C. there is no difference between men and women. D. either gender might be more helpful, depending on the help needed. (my 1 st choice but then I came over finding the text regarding this and it stated in black in white answer B so went with it and it came out wrong. Question 27 of 40 0.0/ 5.0 Points The groups of people who live among those who are ________ may be more likely to survive than those people who live among groups of people who are ________. This idea is referred to as ________. A. selfless; selfish; altruism B. selfish; selfless; natural selection C. selfless; selfish; group selection D. selfish; selfless; altruism debating on this one 1st Question 28 of 40 5.0/ 5.0 Points “Put yourself in my position,” Janice whines. “Can’t you spare an hour to help me out?” Janice is attempting to evoke ________ when trying to persuade you to help her. A. empathy B. the reciprocity norm C. kin selection D. social exchange pressures Question 29 of 40 5.0/ 5.0 Points A primary focus of the field of “positive psychology” is the study of A. power and influence. B. certainty and overconfidence. C. strengths and virtues. D. moods and physiological arousal. Question 30 of 40 5.0/ 5.0 Points ________ refers to the ability to experience events or emotions from another person’s perspective. A. Empathy B. Identification C. Altruism D. Transference Question 31 of 40 5.0/ 5.0 Points According to a research study presented in the text, participants played a trivia game against four other students. Participants were allowed to help the other players, even though it could cause them to lose the game. Under what conditions were participants more likely to help other players? When they A. were new to the group. B. had been in the group longer. C. had a clear lead in the game. D. were the only female. Question 32 of 40

5.0/ 5.0 Points Receiving help can lower a person’s self-esteem when the A. helper’s demonstration of superior skill leads the recipient to feel incompetent. B. recipient is worried about repaying the favor in the future. C. helper is of a different gender than the recipient. D. helper is supportive and concerned. Question 33 of 40 5.0/ 5.0 Points Raphael volunteers as a Big Brother. He donates money to charity, and he helps his elderly nextdoor neighbor with weekly shopping and home repairs. Raphael’s personality is A. altruistic. B. egoistic. C. controlling. D. prosocial. Question 34 of 40 5.0/ 5.0 Points When community service work is required by a school or business, there is the downside risk that people will infer that they are volunteering only because it is required and will be less likely to freely volunteer in the future. This risk is known as the A. self-fulfilling prophecy. B. spotlight effect. C. overjustification effect. Question 35 of 40 5.0/ 5.0 Points ________ refers to the desire to help another person, even if such help involves cost to the helper. A. Prosocial behavior B. Altruism C. Empathy D. Reciprocity Question 36 of 40 5.0/ 5.0 Points Although evidence from studies presented in the chapter suggests that people are more likely to help family than strangers or friends in some situations, they also note that people are equally likely to help a friend or family member under which of the following circumstances? A. A life-threatening emergency B. A life-threatening nonemergency C. Any life-threatening situation D. A non-life-threatening situation Question 37 of 40 5.0/ 5.0 Points A number of studies have revealed that doing well on a test, receiving a gift, and listening to pleasant music can increase helping. These consistent findings across investigations suggest that there is a ________ relation between ________ and helping. A. negative; self-attention B. positive; rewards C. negative; positive mood D. positive; positive mood