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Diversity in Society: Intro to Sociology Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following individuals is LEAST likely to be labeled as deviant?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT a principle of social stratification?

Question 3 3. Which of the following racial groups is almost three times as likely as non-Hispanic whites to live in poverty?

Question 4 4. John is a manager at an auto manufacturing plant. His family has been working with the company for years. His father, for example, used to work in fabrication, and his grandfather was employed as a loader who moved materials into the factory. What type of mobility does this scenario describe?

Question 5 5. In the country of Nod, the citizens are ranked into a hierarchy based on their height. This system is an example of _____.

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Question 6 6. Vanna was born into an old money family and lives off a generous trust fund. She spends much of her time working with charity organizations and attending social events. Vanna is a member of which social class?

Question 7 7. The proportion of families living in poverty that are headed by women has grown to more than fifty percent. This is an example of _____.

Question 8 8. Which of the following is characteristic of low-income countries?

Question 9 9. Jill lives in a country that was one of the first to industrialize. The economy is capital intensive and advanced technologically. Her country is considered a _____ country.

Question 10 10. Global stratification is _____

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Question 11 11. Which of the following statements about organized crime is FALSE?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a criteria that distinguishes white collar crime from blue collar crime?

Question 13 13. Bart has struggled to find a good job, which would help get his family of five off government assistance and out of their dilapidated apartment building. Instead, Bart works a minimum wage job as an unskilled worker. Bart is part of which social class?

Question 14 14. The three-world model that was constructed during the Cold War was based on _____

Question 15 15. Members of the _____ tend to have a low educational level, are not highly skilled, and work minimum-wage jobs.

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Question 16 16. Deviance is defined as _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following is characteristic of higher income countries?

Question 18 18. Rather than focusing solely on making offenders suffer for their crime, rehabilitation supports _____ improvement.

Question 19 19. _____ is a form of punishment that locks up criminals to keep them away from the rest of the population.

Question 20 20. Robert was found guilty of assaulting his neighbor. He was subsequently ordered to pay for his victim's physical and emotional suffering and to cover the victim's medical bills and lost wages. This punishment is an example of _____.

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Question 21 21. An individual that is _____ years old is part of the age group most likely to experience poverty.

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements is an example of absolute poverty?

Question 23 23. A vigilante on a television show is viewed as a hero by the community, while law enforcement sees him as a criminal. This illustrates _____.

Question 24 24. A sign warning violators of a $200 fine is an example of _____.

Question 25 25. After hearing that her neighbor Jim had been arrested for spying, Susan tells her sister that she remembers Jim acting like he had something to hide. Susan's action is an example of _____.

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Question 26 26. Holly believes her son will be tempted to engage in at least some deviant behavior, but family and peer influences will be enough to stop him. Holly's belief is most consistent with _____.

Question 27 27. Emmett, a former sales manager at a large company, recently lost his job. Although his family can still pay their bills and afford food, they can no longer afford the lifestyle to which they are accustomed. Compared to their friends and neighbors, they have much less money. This is an example of _____.

Question 28 28. After Serena received a diagnosis of mental illness, others negatively labeled her, which changed her self-concept and social identity. This is an example of a _____.

Question 29 29. In a caste system, which of the following is NOT determined for members at birth?

Question 30 30. Which of the following statements about the American middle class system is FALSE?

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