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EXAM 1 Completed 51-69 - Question 1 Which term is used by...

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Question 1 Which term is used by sociologists to describe a group that is set apart from others because of obvious physical differences? Correct Answer: racial group Question 2 In early 20 th century America, job discrimination against Jews was Correct Answer: the rule. Question 3 The total wage differential between men and women can be explained by Correct Answer: none of these Question 4 Between the year 2000 and 2100, the proportion of the U.S. population that is Black, Hispanic, Asian, and Native American will likely Correct Answer: double. Question 5 Those who claim that the Holocaust did not happen are called Correct Answer: Holocaust revisionists. Question 6 Which group is the poorest? Correct Answer: Orthodox Question 7 If one is to evaluate information critically, it is necessary to: Correct Answer: all of the above are necessary. Question 8 What is institutional discrimination ?
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Correct Answer: The denial of opportunities resulting from the normal operations of society. Question 9 The Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution Correct Answer: gave women the right to vote. Question 10 All of the following arguments have been advanced by critics of muliculturalism in the U.S. except: Correct Answer: most ethno-racial problems can be solved by greater utilization of affirmative action programs. Question 11 The denial of opportunities and equal rights to individuals and groups which results from the normal operations of a society is known as Correct Answer: institutional discrimination. Question 12 According to the social distance scale developed by Emory Bogardus, between 1926 and 1991, people's feelings of social distance toward different racial and ethnic groups have Correct Answer: decreased. Question 13 Pluralism refers to the existence of Correct Answer: diverse cultures co-existing in the same society. Question 14 Assimilation tends to take longer under which of the following conditions? Correct Answer: The minority group maintains its own culture. Question 15 The feminine mystique refers to Correct society thinking of women only in their roles as mothers and
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Answer: wives. Question 16
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EXAM 1 Completed 51-69 - Question 1 Which term is used by...

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