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Organizational Behaviour Study Set 2

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Quiz 3 :

Perception, Attribution, and Diversity

Quiz 3 :

Perception, Attribution, and Diversity

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According to social identity theory, our sense of self is composed of a
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Define "perception." What are its three main components?
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Perception is the process of interpreting the messages of our senses to provide order and meaning to the environment.Its three main components are the perceiver, a target that is being perceived, and a situational context in which the perception is occurring.

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Paul met a salesperson for the first time.His first impression was that she was pushy, as were most people in sales that Paul had encountered in the past.According to Bruner's model of the perceptual process, Paul is most likely to
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The three main components of perception are
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Social identity is based on our perception that we are similar to many other individuals.
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Your interest in music and your musical talents can contribute to your personal identity.
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What is perceptual defence? Give an example.
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According to Bruner's model of the perceptual process, when an unfamiliar target is encountered, we are likely to be ________ to target cues.Once the target has been categorized, however, we become ________ selective in our cue search.
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According to Bruner's model of perception, we are most open to cues about a target
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Personal identity is based on our unique characteristics, such as our interests, abilities, and traits.
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________ is defined as the failure to perceive unpleasant emotions.
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What aspects of a perceiver can affect his or her perceptions of a target?
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The perceiver's experience, needs, and ________ can affect his or her perceptions of a target.
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Prototypes refer to
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Which of the following best represents the notion that social identities are relational and comparative?
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Nicole believes that her presentation was very good even though she overheard some of her friends say that it was the worst in the class.What is this an example of?
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Which of the following statements most accurately defines "perception"?
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Our sense of self is composed of a self-identity and a social identity.
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Projection is the tendency to act differently from the way we feel; to put on a false face, so to speak.
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Perceptual defence is
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