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MTLE Social Studies: Culture Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. All of the following are true about social roles, EXCEPT:

Question 2 2. Which of the following is FALSE concerning media globalization?

Question 3 3. Which theory asserts that cultural progression will be halted by famine and disease due to overpopulation?

Question 4 4. Who asserted that all cultures move through three definite stages of progression: savagery, barbarism, and civilization?

Question 5 5. An exchange of technology across global borders is known as

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Question 6 6. The process of conveying information or knowledge through culture is known as what?

Question 7 7. Who is the author of historical materialism?

Question 8 8. Finish the following statement: Enculturation provides a means for us to become ___?

Question 9 9. How are role conflict and role strain different?

Question 10 10. When two or more groups coexist in the same place, it is called _____.

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Question 11 11. Samuel has just been released from prison and must now adjust to a very different life in the ''real world.'' This change an exampled of a _____.

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a principle of social stratification?

Question 13 13. Enculturation can be all of the following except which one?

Question 14 14. What is group cohesion?

Question 15 15. Which of the following can be a source of enculturation?

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Question 16 16. In the _____ culture of the U.S., teen pregnancies would not exist. However, many teenagers engage in sexual intercourse despite education programs advocating celibacy.

Question 17 17. What is enculturation?

Question 18 18. Smalltown University claims to have the most honest students in the country. However, the number of students caught cheating and plagiarizing is about average. The students' behavior illustrates the university's _____.

Question 19 19. Any tool created from scientific knowledge that serves a particular function is called _____.

Question 20 20. It is thought that what type of culture will emerge as a result of convergence?

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Question 21 21. Dimitri is frustrated that his limousine company is losing money. He blames the sluggish economy for the downturn in business. This is an example of _____ attribution.

Question 22 22. Although cultural transmission is one of the more significant ways that people acquire information, which of the following is another means of acquiring knowledge?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is a way you can tell the level of social cohesion in a community?

Question 24 24. What is a social contract?

Question 25 25. What is the term for unequal access to technology?

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Question 26 26. Why do convergence theorists believe that industrialization will lead to fewer wars?

Question 27 27. The legal separation of groups of people is called _____.

Question 28 28. A population in which people interact and share common interests is called a _____.

Question 29 29. Which of the following is an example of enculturation?

Question 30 30. Which cultural evolution approach asserts that culture evolved due to the necessity to produce in order to survive?

MTLE Social Studies: Culture Chapter Exam Instructions

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