Quiz 1 Soc

Quiz 1 Soc - Sociology is defined as a the systematic study of human society and social interaction b the methodological analysis of groups and

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Sociology is defined as a. the systematic study of human society and social interaction. b. the methodological analysis of groups and individuals. c. the scientific analysis of premodern people. d. the academic discipline that examines individual human behavior. Answer Selected Answer: A. [None Given] Correct Answer: A. [None] Question 2 5 out of 5 points __________ is a term used by many people to specify groups of people distinguished by physical characteristics; whereas __________ refers to the cultural heritage or identity of a group and is based on factors such as language or country of origin. a. Ethnicity, race b. Creed, religion c. Race, ethnicity d. Heritage, class
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Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Question 3 5 out of 5 points A trademark of sociology involves the unmasking of fallacies in the everyday and official interpretations of society. This process is called __________. Answer Selected Answer: a. debunking. Correct Answer: a. debunking. Response Feedback: Question 4 5 out of 5 points The sociological perspective incorporates theory and research to arrive at a more accurate understanding of the “hows” and “whys” of human social
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interaction. Answer Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Response Feedback: Question 5 5 out of 5 points Culture shock is the disorientation that people feel when they encounter cultures radically different from their own and believe they can not depend on their own taken-for- granted assumptions about life. Answer
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Quiz 1 Soc - Sociology is defined as a the systematic study of human society and social interaction b the methodological analysis of groups and

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