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Test Bank 15 TEST BANK CHAPTER ONE - DIVERSITY: AN OVERVIEW CH 1 – Define diversity culture cultural landscape digital natives digital immigrants quadroon octoroon globalization glocalization global perspective role conflict assimilation pluralism cultural lag glass ceiling digital divide cultural cruise control dimensions of diversity race ethnicity gender social class values master status diversity consciousness diversity education diversity skills CH 1 - Multiple Choice 1. According to the text, diversity refers to a. only race and gender b. individual but not cultural differences c. cultural but not individual differences d. all of the ways in which people are different 2. Culture refers to a. language b. beliefs c. rules d. all of the above
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IMTB for Diversity Consciousness 3e 16 3. An estimated ____ languages are spoken throughout the world. a. 200 b. 1,000 c. 7,000 d. 70,000 4. Maria is a member of the “baby-boom generation.” Unlike the children of today, she was not born into the digital world but learned the language as well as the new technology later in life. Thus, we can refer to Maria as a a. digital native b. digital immigrant c. digital millennial d. digital introvert 5. According to U.S. Census data cited in the text, which of the following are included among the ten names in the U.S.? a. Rodriguez b. Smith c. Williams d. All of the above e. Only b and c 6. U. S. Census data indicate that a. the country’s earliest inhabitants were monocultural b. the percentage of Whites will gradually increase by the year 2050 c. the cultural landscape has changed very little since 1790 d. most of the population now lives in urban areas e. all of the above 7. Racial and ethnic minorities now make up approximately ___ of the U.S. population. a. one-tenth b. one-fifth c. one-third d. one-half e. two-thirds 8. Approximately ___ of respondents identified themselves as members of more than one race in the 2000 U. S. Census. a. 3 percent b. 20 percent c. 33 percent d. 50 percent
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Test Bank 17 9. U. S. demographic data indicate that a. the international student population is declining rapidly b. women will make up almost 50 percent of the labor force by the year 2050 c. the percentage of workers with disabilities will continue to decrease d. all of the above 10. _______ is the author of The World is Flat . a. McLuhan b. Rodriguez c. Takaki d. Friedman e. Covey 11. According to Marshall McLuhan, technological advances have transformed our social world into a a. global village b. virtual culture c. digital divide d. foreign country 12. As a global business, IBM finds that it must adapt to local cultures and practices. This blending of global and local ideas and practices is referred to as a. cultural fine tuning b. cultural cruise control c. glocalization d. cultural lag e. socioglobal transformation 13. Chapter One addresses a number of different reactions to our changing cultural landscape. Which of the following reactions is most likely to lead to cultural misunderstandings and
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