Final exam 3 - 1. Around the world, religion has little...

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1. Around the world, religion has little relationship to ethnicity. A) True B) False Points Earned: 2.0/2.0 2. While Marx thought of inequality in terms of two main classes, Weber: A) considered all people to be more or less equal. B) described a socioeconomic status hierarchy. C) saw today's societies as one large middle class. D) thought of inequality in terms of three main classes. Points Earned: 0.0/2.0 3. Discrimination is an irrational belief about an entire category of people. A) True B) False Points Earned: 0.0/2.0 4. Which of the following concepts refers to social organization in which males dominate females? A) patriarchy B) matriarchy C) monarchy D) gerontocracy Points Earned: 2.0/2.0
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5. The adoption of the English language by Mexican immigrants to the United States is an example of: A) pluralism. B) segregation. C) genocide. D) assimilation. Points Earned: 0.0/2.0 6. What do the sacred texts of Christianity, Judaism, and Islam have in common? A) support for secularization B) the same sacred symbols C) support for patriarchy D) belief in multiple gods Points Earned: 0.0/2.0 7. People of low social position are more liberal on __________ issues, and more conservative on __________ issues. A) economic; social B) taxation; racial C) almost all; almost no D) social; economic Points Earned: 0.0/2.0 8. All categories of Asian Americans have average income above the national average. A) True B) False
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Points Earned: 2.0/2.0 9. Which category of the U.S. population has the greatest share of female-headed households? A) Hispanic/Latino Americans B) white, non-Hispanic Americans C) African Americans D) Asian Americans Points Earned: 2.0/2.0 10. Which of the following concepts refers to upward or downward social mobility of children in relation to their parents? A) structural social mobility B) intergenerational social mobility C) intragenerational social mobility D) horizontal social mobility Points Earned: 2.0/2.0 11. Which of the following statements is the best reason to see women as a minority in the United States? A) Men outnumber women. B) Women see themselves as a minority. C) All of the above are correct. D) At every class level, women have less income, wealth, education, and power than men do. Points Earned: 2.0/2.0 12.
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Which of the following concepts refers to attitudes and activities that a society links to people of each sex? A) gender roles B) sexual orientation C) primary sex characteristics D) secondary sex characteristics Points Earned: 2.0/2.0 13. Institutional prejudice and discrimination refers to the fact that: A) some people hold rigidly biased attitudes. B) bias was pronounced in this nation's history. C) bias is built into the operation of society's institutions. D) many people need to be educated about basic fairness.
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