DONE Diagnostic Quiz 4 - Question: The social occasions or...

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Question: The social occasions or encounters in which individuals act out formal roles are called Student answered: a) back regions. Correct answer: c) front regions. Question: What is the difference between achieved status and ascribed status? Student answered: d) Achieved status is equivalent to economic status, whereas ascribed status is equivalent to cultural and political status. Correct answer: b) Achieved status is a social standing that others accord to us on the basis of attributes we can change, whereas ascribed status is a social standing others accord to us on the basis of attributes we cannot change. Question: The reason sociologists study social interaction is because Student answered: c) studying social interactions helps to illuminate the larger social systems and institutions of society. Correct answer: d) all of the above. Question: In a society such as our own, many of the people with whom we come in contact over the course of a given day are strangers. What is the technique we use to communicate to a stranger that we are not suspicious of or hostile to him/her and that we do not wish to avoid them? Student answered: b) a quick glance and then a look away Correct answer: b) a quick glance and then a look away Question: What is focused interaction ? Student answered: c) Individuals act out formal roles in the social occasions or encounters. Correct answer: a) Individuals are directly attending to what others are saying and doing. Question: All of the following are examples of nonverbal communication except Student answered: d) response cries. Correct answer: d) response cries.
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This note was uploaded on 06/27/2010 for the course SYG 2000 taught by Professor Finlay during the Spring '10 term at University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee .

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DONE Diagnostic Quiz 4 - Question: The social occasions or...

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