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Introduction to Sociology MILESTONE 4 You passed this Milestone 22 questions were answered correctly . 1 Which the following is an example of colonialism? European countries establish roots in the Caribbean region to gain access to sugarcane. Spain builds permanent settlements in South America for economic gain. All of the answer choices are correct. The British establish a presence in India during the years of the opium trade. CONCEPT Colonialism and Neocolonialism 2 According to __________, technological development and market forces drive economic inequality. the Kuznets curve dependency theory the Davis Moore Thesis CONCEPT Kuznets Curve 3
Sheila is a single mother who works but can't seem to get ahead. Most of Sheila's friends, and many of her coworkers at the diner where she is employed, are single mothers who live in poverty too. Sheila and her friends reflect which of the following trends in society? Functional poverty The feminization of poverty The rise in the need for individual welfare The rise in the need for corporate welfare CONCEPT Poverty, Welfare and Power 4 Brazil and Iran are examples of which of the following? Middle-income countries Low-income countries High-income countries Core countries CONCEPT High, Middle and Low Income Countries 5 Which of the following statements is consistent with Immanuel Wallerstein's model of the capitalist world economy? The world economy does not make poor nations dependent on rich nations.
Low-income countries form the global economy's periphery. Low-income countries form the global economy's core. Colonization no longer serves as the foundation of the global economy.

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