GACE Behavioral Science: Human Culture Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these examples could be considered a particularity?

Question 2 2. Which of these is an example of ethnocentrism?

Question 3 3. Which of the following options are part of a culture?

Question 4 4. Which of these is NOT an example of cultural relativity?

Question 5 5. Culture is BEST defined as:

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

Question 7 7. The attitude that a society's customs and ideas should be viewed within the context of that society's problems and opportunities is known as

Question 8 8. Which of the following is not one of Walter Miller's characteristics of deviant subcultures:

Question 9 9. A ______ is a subculture which has values and norms that differ substantially from the majority of people in a society.

Question 10 10. Ruth enjoys attending the opera and visiting art museums. These interests can be considered an example of _____.

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Question 11 11. How do customs develop?

Question 12 12. A cultural trait that is usually confined to one society or place is known as a

Question 13 13. Multiculturalism differs from the American concept of a cultural melting pot in that:

Question 14 14. The culture of American cowboys is an example of _____.

Question 15 15. Which of these statements would anthropologists DISAGREE with?

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Question 16 16. A cultural trait that is found in many societies but not all is often referred to as a

Question 17 17. The term ______ means values and norms distinct from those of the majority and are held by a group within a wider society.

Question 18 18. Novels on a bestseller's list would most likely be considered part of _____.

Question 19 19. The center of a culture, where the traditions are strongest and often develop, is called a culture _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following statements is correct?

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Question 21 21. Which of these is true of cultural relativism?

Question 22 22. A population in which people interact and share common interests is called a _____.

Question 23 23. Carlos' family goes to the Catholic church every Sunday; this is part of their _____ culture.

Question 24 24. A _____ always entails some type of act, while a _____ may include an act, idea or thing.

Question 25 25. A cultural trait that exists across all cultures is referred to as

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Question 26 26. According to Cloward and Ohlin, the mafia of the 1930's and inner city street gangs today would be examples of:

Question 27 27. The term ______ refers to things like religion, aesthetics, ideology, and social conventions, while ______ refers to people who interact in a defined territory and share a culture.

Question 28 28. Which group of traits is an example of a culture complex?

Question 29 29. The attitude that other societies' customs and ideas can be judged in the context of one's own culture is known as

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT an example of a counterculture?

GACE Behavioral Science: Human Culture Chapter Exam Instructions

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