The most frequently noted nations are the United States Canada Japan Great

The most frequently noted nations are the united

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1.  The most frequently noted __________ nations are the United States, Canada, Japan, Great Britain, Australia, and New Zealand. Answer  second worldthird world fourth world first world  1 points    4 Question 25  1.   According to lecture, a person's sex drive hormones comes from: Answer  the muscle tissue in the body being really turned on 653
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Chapter 1 the fat tissue in the body the brain of the person 1 points    3 Question 26  1.  An invisible barrier that blocks the promotion of a qualified individual in a work environment because of the individual's sex, race, or ethnicity is known as:Answer  1 points    3 Question 27  1.  Which is considered the most violent social institution?Answer  1 points    3 654
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Chapter 1 Question 28  1.  Both sociologists Karl Marx and Max Weber identified ___________ as an important determinant of social inequality and social change. Answer  1 points    2 Question 29  1.  The process of denying opportunities and equal rights to individualsand groups because of prejudice or for other arbitrary reasons is known as:Answer  predeterminationethnocentrismstereotypingdiscrimination 1 points    4 Question 30  1.   655
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Chapter 1 Under which marital form can a woman have several husbands at  the same time?Answer  1 points    4 Question 31  1.  Systems of stratification are characterized by different hierarchical structures and varying degrees of mobility. Whichof the following systems of stratification is notdiscussed in the text? Answer  1 points    2 Question 32  1.   According to lecture, which group has the fastest growing poverty rate? 656
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Chapter 1 Answer  1 points    2 Question 33  1.   Ethnic groups share five main characteristics. Which of the following characteristics is not shared by ethnic groups?   Answer  a feeling of ethnocentrism unique genetic variations   territoriality   a sense of community   1 points    2 Question 34  1.   A male who lives as a woman, or a female who lives as a man but does not alter the genitalia is referred to as a __________.   Answer  hermaphrodite transsexual   657
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Chapter 1 transvestite   homosexual   1 points    3 Question 35 
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