These topics are within the chapter:
Define social loafing. When is it more likely to occur? When is it less likely to occur? Explain how individual failure and goals affect an individual’s decision to join a group. Define transactive memory. How is it relevant to making accurate decisions in groups? Describe group polarization. Why does it occur? Explain minority influence. When are opinion minorities most persuasive? Alone or In Groups? What are some of the disadvantages and advantages of working in groups as opposed to working individually? How do these factors change as group size increases? Groupthink: What is groupthink? Under what circumstances is it more likely? Under what circumstances is it less likely? Ask students if they have ever been in a group situation and….