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a. A supermarket cashier always scans store coupons before company coupons because she was taught to do it that way . b. A businessman feels that he deserves a raise, but is nervous to ask his manager for one; instead, he comforts himself with the idea that hard work is its own reward. c. An associate professor is afraid that she won't be given tenure and starts spreading rumours about one of her associates to make herself look better. d. A construction worker is laid off and takes a job at a fast food restaurant temporarily, although he has never had an interest in preparing food before. Feedback The correct answer is: A supermarket cashier always scans store coupons before company coupons because she was taught to do it that way. 16 Correct School discipline obliges students to sit in rows and listen to lessons quietly in order for them to learn. This strategy of education demonstrates __________.
a. Compensatory social control b. Formal sanctions c . Docility d. Positive sanctions Feedback The correct answer is: Docility 17 Correct Which of the following best describes how deviance is defined? a. Deviance is defined by federal, provincial, and local laws.b. Deviance's definition is determined by one's religion.c. Deviance occurs whenever someone else is harmed by an action. d. Deviance is socially defined. Feedback The correct answer is: Deviance is socially defined. 18 Correct
What factor makes caste systems closed? a. They are run by secretive governments. b. People cannot change their social standings. c. Most have been outlawed. d. They exist only in rural areas. Feedback The correct answer is: People cannot change their social standings. 19 Correct Occupational prestige means that jobs are __________. a. all equal in status b. not equally valued c. assigned to a person for life d. not part of a person's self-identity Feedback The correct answer is: not equally valued 20 Correct
According to Peter Berger and Thomas Luckmann, society is based on __________. a. habitual actions b. status c. institutionalization d. role performance Feedback The correct answer is: habitual actions 21 Correct The basic premise of the Davis-Moore thesis is that the unequal distribution of rewards in social stratification __________. a. Is an outdated mode of societal organization b. Is an artificial reflection of society c. Serves a purpose in society d. Cannot be justified Feedback The correct answer is: Serves a purpose in society 22 Correct
Unlike Davis and Moore, Melvin Tumin believed that, because of social stratification, some qualified people were __________ higher-level job positions. a. Denied the opportunity to obtain b. Encouraged to train for c. Often fired from d. Forced into Feedback The correct answer is: Denied the opportunity to obtain 23 Correct __________ deviance is a violation of norms that __________ result in a person being labelled a deviant.

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