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Question 1 0.5 pts Dialects cannot technically be distinguished from languages. True False Flag this Question Question 2 0.5 pts Language is...

Question 1

0.5 pts

Dialects cannot technically be distinguished from languages.​

True

False

 

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Question 2

0.5 pts

Language is specifically a system of communication composed of:​

​signals and gestures

​sounds and signals

​sounds and gestures

​abstract ideas

 

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Question 3

0.5 pts

It is estimated that what percentage of our total human communication takes place nonverbally?​

​25

​35

​60

​95

 

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Question 4

0.5 pts

Changing from one mode of speech to another as the situation demands, whether from one language to another or from one dialect of a language to another, is called:​

​ethnolinguistics

​bilingualism

​linguistic determination

​code switching

 

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Question 5

0.5 pts

A language in which the sound pitch of a spoken word is an essential part of its pronunciation and meaning is called what type of language?​

​tonal

​whistled speech

​code switching

​paralanguage

 

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Question 6

0.5 pts

Rugged individualism is a common core value in Chinese society.​

True

False

 

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Question 7

0.5 pts

Teknonymy is when:​

​people receive an honorific name

​a male child is named after his father

​a child receives the family's surname as a first name

​the parents are named after the child

 

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Question 8

0.5 pts

Among the modern-day settled Ju/'hoansi, women are as self-reliant as men.​

True

False

 

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Question 9

0.5 pts

All of the following statements about personal naming are correct except:​

​Personal names are important in all cultures.

​Through naming, a social group acknowledges a child's social identity.

​Names often express multiple aspects of one's group identity.

​Names are always recycled and used multiple times in a family.

 

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Question 10

0.5 pts

All of the following statements about treatment of psychological disorders are correct except:​

​There are commercial pressures that favor a bioscience approach to mental disorders.

​Mental health practices in North America are very ethnocentric.

​A reductionist biomedical mindset commonly ignores cultural factors in mental disorders.

​Mental disorders are always caused by a combination of cultural and biological factors.

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