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Cultural & Physical Geography Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. 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 2 2. Which of the following options are part of a culture?

Question 3 3. Some social scientists propose that stereotypical gender behavior is more a result of nature than of nurture. This represents which theoretic approach?

Question 4 4. For years, murder wasn't an official crime in many societies because it was such a heinous act that it ''went without saying'' that it was wrong. This phrase demonstrates a society's _____.

Question 5 5. Carlos' family goes to the Catholic church every Sunday; this is part of their _____ culture.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is an example of material culture?

Question 7 7. How does social conflict theory link culture with social power?

Question 8 8. 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 9 9. If you support social conflict theory, which of the following proposals would you MOST likely make?

Question 10 10. According to the structural-functional theory, which of the following statements about funeral rituals is FALSE?

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Question 11 11. All of the following choices are components of the language of a culture EXCEPT:

Question 12 12. Values are _____ standards for what is desirable.

Question 13 13. Why is sociobiology considered controversial?

Question 14 14. A population in which people interact and share common interests is called a _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements is correct?

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Question 16 16. We often say that the British drive on the 'wrong side' of the road. This is an example of _____.

Question 17 17. Which perspective promotes the idea that right and wrong are culturally defined instead of universal?

Question 18 18. A crown and a tiara both represent royalty in many cultures. These are two examples of _____.

Question 19 19. It is the norm for Americans to shake hands with people they meet for the first time. This is most likely an example of a _____.

Question 20 20. Why is it important to rid ourselves of ethnocentric beliefs?

Cultural & Physical Geography Chapter Exam Instructions

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