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Exam 3 Practice Exam - Sociology Exam 3 Practice Test 1. A...

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Sociology Exam 3 Practice Test 1. A system by which a society ranks categories of people in a hierarchy is called _________ a) A caste system b) Social mobility c) Social stratification d) Social class e) None of the above 2) Which of the following is NOT one of the principles of stratification? a) Persists over generations b) Universal, but variable c) Involves inequality and beliefs d) Control of physical means of production e) All of the above are principles of stratification 3) The Davis-Moore thesis discusses the contradictory class positions. a) True b) False 4) "Social stratification has beneficial consequences for the operation of a society" is the main premise of ________ a) A symbolic interaction analysis of social stratification b) A conflict analysis of social stratification c) The Global Perspective d) The Davis-Moore thesis e) None of the above 5) "Higher paying jobs are given more importance because of society's focus on monetary wealth" is a critique of a _________ analysis of social stratification. a) Conflict b) Functionalist c) Symbolic Interaction d) None of the above 6) Social class is measured by…. a) Income b) Wealth c) Education d) all of the above e) A and B only 1
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7) _______refers to wages earned for paid labor, while _________ refers to all assets an individual owns. a) Income; status b) Status; power c) Wealth; income d) Income; wealth 8) INTERgenerational social mobility refers to the improvement or worsening of class position throughout one's lifespan or career. a) True b) False 9) Which of the following is NOT part of the typology of war discussed in class? a) Civil War b) Major War c) Imperial War d) Religious War e) None of the above 10) The social institution(s) that organizes a society’s production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services is/are a) The State b) The government c) The economy d) A and B only e) None of the above 11) The sector of the economy that involves the transformation of raw materials into manufactured goods (making cars, etc) is
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This homework help was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course SOC 101 taught by Professor Goodman during the Fall '07 term at New Mexico.

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Exam 3 Practice Exam - Sociology Exam 3 Practice Test 1. A...

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