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Question 1 0.5 pts Slash-and-burn cultivation is less ecologically adaptable than agriculture. True False Flag this Question Question 2 0.

Question 1

0.5 pts

​Slash-and-burn cultivation is less ecologically adaptable than agriculture.

True

False

 

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Question 2

0.5 pts

​In most human societies, the basic unit within which cooperative work takes place is the:

​nuclear family

​household

​village

​geographic area

 

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Question 3

0.5 pts

​A dual sex configuration pattern is most often found in:

​American Indian societies where each sex has its own significant tasks

​foraging societies such as the Ju/'hoansi

​Maya peasant societies

​nomadic and pastoral societies

 

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Question 4

0.5 pts

​When there is no money involved in the transaction and the parties negotiate a direct exchange of one trade good for another by arguing, it is called:

​trade

​silent trade

​hostile trade

​barter

 

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Question 5

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​What is seen as a unique quality of the human adaptation process?

​It has an impact on the environment in which we live.

​It leads to biological change.

​It is dynamic and constantly changing.

​It involves the ability to produce and reproduce culture.

 

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Question 6

0.5 pts

Dowry is legal and very common in India today.​

True

False

 

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Question 7

0.5 pts

All societies have rules to govern sexual behavior.​

True

False

 

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Question 8

0.5 pts

Bridewealth (bride-price) is associated with patrilineal societies.​

True

False

 

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Question 9

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Which of the following statements is true regarding first-cousin marriage?​

​It roughly doubles the risk of birth defects or infant mortality.

​It triples the genetic risks to unborn children.

​It produces significantly healthier children.

It has no detectable difference in birth defects from non-cousin marriage.

 

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Question 10

0.5 pts

What percentage of U.S. households are now single-parent households?​

​5

​10

​15

​25

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