3n4test - 1 The_ A)socialsystem B)classsystem C)normsystem...

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Javascript not enabled 1.   The _____ in the United States is less extreme than in Britain and mobility is greater. A) social system B) class system C) norm system D) rank system 2.   The concept of how time is valued in other countries is an example of which of the following? A) Fellowship B) Mores C) Laws D) Folkways 3.   The high level of entrepreneurial activity in the United States can be attributed in part to the high level of  emphasis placed on the _____ in the American society.
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A) group B) cadre C) community D) individual 4.   What is Confucian dynamism? A) The extent to which a society adheres to Confucian values about time, persistence, ordering by status,  protection of face, respect for tradition, and reciprocation of gifts. B) A tacit acknowledgment that if you have the right guanxi, legal rules can be broken, or at least bent, as per  the teachings of Confucius. C) The extent to which a society follows Confucian values of allowing inequalities of physical and intellectual  capabilities between people to grow into inequalities of power and wealth. D) The extent to which a society teaches individuals either to prize personal achievement or to conversely look  after the interests of their collective first and foremost. 5.   Of the following religions, which one is noted for having ethics that speak of the values of loyalty, reciprocal  obligations, and honesty as being central to its system? A) Buddhist B) Islamic C) Hindu D) Confucian
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6.   According to Max Weber, the ascetic principles embedded in Hinduism do not encourage the kind of  entrepreneurial activity found in Protestantism. A) True B) False 7.   What is the similarity between Hinduism and Buddhism? A) Buddhism, like Hinduism, supports the caste system. B) Buddhism also advocates extreme ascetic behavior. C) Buddhism also stresses afterlife and spiritual achievement. D) Hinduism, like Buddhism, follows the Noble Eightfold Path for transformation. 8.   According to Buddhism, _____ originates in people's desire for pleasure. A) wealth B) spiritual enlightenment C) spiritual stagnation D) suffering
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9.   A society's _____ refers to its basic social organization. A) "social bureaucracy" B) "social regime" C) "social structure" D) "social hierarchy" 10.   It is reasonable to talk about "American society" and "American culture," but there are several societies within  America, each with its own culture. A) True
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