EXAM I Q's for SOC 323 -...

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1) Know what population of U.S. marries at least once. 85% 2) know the Contemporary definitions of family include a) Fundamental social group in society typicaly consisting of one or two parents and their children. b) Two or more people who share goals and values, have long- term commitments to one another, and reside usually in same dwelling place. c) All the members of a household under one roof. d) A group of persons sharing common ancestry. 3) Which american ethnic groups has the highest % single parents african american 4) What % of people that get divorced eventually remarry? 23% 5) How many American Adults are married? 49.7% 6) What % of American Adults are divorced? 20 million americans 9.9% 7) Know how the census beauro defines family Group of two or more persons related by birth, marriage, or adoption and residing together in a household. A family includes among its members the householders 8) What % of AMerican families are "step" combined families? 9) Know what serial monogamy refers to? a lifestyle involving a series of faithful relationships with  different people 10) Who is Margerate Mead ( came up wiht term serial monogamy) anthropologist- may have helped start the sexual revolution wrote "sex" books
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11) Know what nuclear family is? A kinship group in which a husband, a wife, and their children live together in one household 12) Know what refers to. matrilineal society: A society in which descent, or lineage, is traced through females. Matrilocal society: A society that encourages newly married
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2009 for the course SOC 323 taught by Professor Verschaeve during the Fall '09 term at Grand Valley State University.

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