Adult Development and Aging Study Set 3

Psychology

Quiz 8 :

Social Cognition

Quiz 8 :

Social Cognition

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Stereotypes about older adults are
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Using the Young-Old Implicit Attitudes test, researchers discovered that
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D

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The results of Bargh and colleagues and Hummert and colleagues reveal that
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B

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Viewing older people's forgetting of where they parked their cars at the mall as more serious than younger people's forgetting of where they parked their cars reflects a(n)
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The activation of an automatic, unconscious stereotype is known as
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When presented with examples of older and younger adults who are forgetful or not forgetful, both younger and older adults
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One way in which implicit stereotypes are often observed is in how
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Older adults produce _______ age stereotypes than younger adults.
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Bargh and colleagues have found that subliminal messages about older persons made young adults walk down a hall slower.This is evidence for
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Alice has misplaced her keys (which rarely happens), but her grandchildren are worried that something might be wrong with her, even though her granddaughter has done the same thing three times this week.The above is an example of
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When Tina talks to her mother ,she talks slowly while exaggerating the intonation of her voice.This is an example of
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Socially shared beliefs about characteristics and behaviors of a particular social group are called
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When older adults' forgetfulness is rated as more serious than memory failures of younger adults, this is known as
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Stereotypes help us understand why people behave as they do, and they can help guide our behavior.However, they
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Social psychologists suggest that the reason stereotypes are automatically activated is that they become ___________ and are thus spontaneously activated when we encounter a member or members of a stereotyped group.
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No area is more susceptible to negative stereotyped attributions of aging than
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Images of older adults as slow, forgetful, and easily confused are based on
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Hummert and colleagues found that, when primed with the subliminal message "old," adults responded faster to the word "ugly," and when primed with the subliminal message "young," adults responded faster to the word "pretty." This is evidence for
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Which research technique overcomes the challenges associated with implicit aging stereotyping?
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John Bargh and colleagues' study of implicit stereotyping (1996) found that subliminally priming young people with the image of an elderly person caused them to
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