ONE OF THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS WILL BE RANDOMLY SELECTED FOR YOU BY THE TEACHER. BE SURE TO ANSWER THE ASSIGNED QUESTION AND ONLY THE ASSIGNED QUESTION.
Directions: Answer one of the following questions. It is not enough to answer a question by merely listing facts. You should present a cogent argument based on your critical analysis of the question posed, using appropriate psychological terminology.
- Throughout much of our life, we spend time with groups, either in work situations, socially, or simply as part of a crowd. Psychologically speaking, what are some of the positive and negative aspects of being part of a group?
- The nature-nurture issue can be found throughout psychology. For each of the following topics, explain (in detail) both side of the issue:
- Billy is attending the championship match of the World Cup! Explain how the following may influence his behavior. Be sure to give concrete examples.
- bystander effect
- alcohol consumption
- observational learning
- absolute threshold
- lack of sleep
- two-factor theory of emotion