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Question 11.One disadvantage of this type of economy is the elimination of individualism since citizens are not allowed to own any assets and everything belongs to the state.
Question 22.The U.S. is considered to be a _____ economy, which is a market-based economy where goods and services that are produced are intended to make a profit.
Question 33.An occupation that typically requires specialized education and training, and is more of a calling than a job, is referred to as a:
Question 44.The Constitution Party is an example of which type of political party?
Question 55.All of the following statements concerning Political Action Committees are true EXCEPT:
Question 66.Which statement concerning oligarchy governments is most accurate?
Question 77.Which of the following statements best describes what a monarchy is?
Question 88.Which of the following statements concerning authoritarianism is most correct?
Question 99.Which of the following statements best describes the difference between insider and outsider groups within the pluralist model of power?
Question 1010.Which of the following statements concerning the Marxist model theory of power is most accurate?
Question 1111.What type of workers make up the quaternary sector of the economy?
Question 1212.Which of the following statements concerning the quinary sector of the economy is most accurate?
Question 1313.The _____ sector of the economy involves the supplying of services to consumers and businesses.
Question 1414.According to this theory, developed by sociologist Immanuel Wallerstein, peripheral countries depend on core countries for capital and are exploited for their labor and raw materials.
Question 1515.All of the following statements concerning core countries are correct EXCEPT:
Question 1616.A _____ country is gaining economic wealth while still being occasionally exploited by other countries.
Question 1717.All of the following are examples of the informal/underground economy EXCEPT _____.
Question 1818.Characteristics of the secondary labor market include:
Question 1919.You are listening to a news report about a foreign government that often uses scare tactics and censors the media. The government seems to have unlimited control over people's lives. Which of the following forms of government is it most likely to be?
Question 2020.Societies with a large tertiary sector have more individuals working in the _____ industry.
Question 2121.Which of the following is an example of charismatic authority?
Question 2222._____ is a third party political group in the U.S. that can be said to have views that reflect the ideals of the Founding Fathers.
Question 2323.How does the average person make their voice heard in the power-elite model?
Question 2424.Which of the following was NOT a consequence of the development of new technology during the second agricultural revolution?
Question 2525.Mark lives in a country that has a economic system free from foreign influence and a unique labor market outside of the world system. His country is an example of _____.
Question 2626.In a certain country, light bulbs are very expensive because one privately-owned business supplies the vast majority of the light bulbs in the country. Under which economic system would this be MOST likely to occur?
Question 2727.Which of the following is a barrier that keeps members of the secondary labor market from moving into the primary market?
Question 2828.The form of government in Cuba allows citizens very few civil liberties. There is only one ruler to whom the people are absolutely obedient. Based on this information, Cuba uses which form of government?
Question 2929.Michael L. Smith was awarded the Physiology and Entomology Noble prize in 2015 for his research on the sting of honey bees. He contributed to which modern economic sector?
Question 3030.You live in a country where religion and conservative beliefs are highly important. The authority of your leader is often based upon hereditary claims and it rarely changes over time. There are deeply rooted inequalities in society that are preserved by the system. They prevent movement from one social class to another. People don't argue with the system because that's the way it has always been. Why is this an example of a traditional system?
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