Stereotype Threat (Double Participation)

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  1. Are guys truly better at math? Are girls are bad drivers? These specific stereotypes are found everywhere. You should have the power to ignore the. Stereotypes can affect your performance in real ways. In this video you can see that people will cover there flaws because they are insecure about their weight. Stereotypes can become self fulfilling prophecies. A study was done between african american and white students at a university. The questions were all identical excepting the last question which regards race. Those who indicated their race before the test did poorly.

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