Conformity:types and explanations

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1. what is informational social influence?

  • agreeing with something because we think its right
  • disagreeing with others
  • agreeing with other because they want to be liked
  • agreeing with something because you agree with them
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2. which of the following statements best describe compliance

  • publicly agreeing but privately disagreeing
  • conforming to the majority because we want to be liked
  • publicly and privately agreeing
  • conforming to the majority because we want to be correct

3. which of the following best describes normative social influence

  • going along with the group because we want to be accepted or liked
  • going along with people because we don't know what were doing
  • going along with people even though we don't agree
  • going along with people because we accept their views

4. which of the following is a type of conformity?

  • obedience
  • internalisation
  • normative social influence
  • unanimity

5. which of the following is an explanation of conformity?

  • informational social influence
  • compliance
  • identification
  • internalisation

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