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Do you use stereotypes?

Stereotyping isn't always inherently negative; we're developing a tool to understand stereotypes and how they shape our interactions with people we have just met.
What is your age group?
14-17
18-21
22-30
31-40
40+
What is your current level of education?
None
High School
Currently undergraduate in college
Graduate Student
Post Graduation
Professional Degree (Medical, Law, etc)
Do you live in the United States?
Yes
No
Do you make assumptions about people you have just met based on their physical appearance?
Very Much
Yes
Depends on the Context
Sometimes
Not Often
Never
Does how someone dress affect your assessment of them at meeting?
Yes
Depends on context
Sometimes
Not Usually
Never
Does knowledge of race affect your assessment of a person at meeting?
Yes
Depends on Context
Sometimes
Not Usually
Never
Does knowledge of gender affect your assessment of a person at meeting?
Yes
Depends on Context
Sometimes
Not Usually
Never
Does knowledge of sexuality affect your assessment of a person at meeting?
Yes
Depends on Context
Sometimes
Not Usually
Never
Are your initial assessments of people you meet usually correct?
Almost Always
Most of the time
Half of the Time
Not Usually
Never
How often are you surprised by how people deviate from your initial expectations?
Almost Always
Most of the Time
Half of the Time
Not Usually
Never
Do accents affect your assumptions of a person at meeting?
Yes
Depends on the Context
Sometimes
Not Usually
Never
Does a persons level and type of education affect your assumptions about them at meeting?
Yes
Depends on Context
Sometimes
Not Usually
Never
Do you make general personality assumptions about groups of people based on their major or what they're studying?
Yes
Depends on Context
Sometimes
Not Usually
Never
Would you be interested in finding out how closely your assumptions about people align with how they actually are at a first meeting?
Yes
Maybe
I'm not sure
Definitely not
Would you use an app that allowed a group of people meeting for the first time to break the ice and get to know each other better?
Yes
Maybe
I'm not sure
Definitely not
Would any of these instances be times where you wish there was an easy, fun way to break the ice? (May select more than one)
School Orientation
Work place
Clubs
Social Events
Professional Events
Other
Where else could you imagine using or needing such an application?
This poll was created on 2014-03-20 20:40:24 by Chrismc