Gender & Sexism Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Some women find that they can be promoted to mid-level jobs, such as assistant manager, but that they won't be promoted to top-level jobs, such as general manager or CEO. This trend has been labeled _____.

Question 2 2. According to national statistics from the U.S., women earn _____ for every dollar that a man would earn for doing the exact same job.

Question 3 3. Many women complain that even if they work a full time job, they are expected to do most of the housework and childcare in the evening hours, while their husbands relax. This trend in expectations for women is known as the _____.

Question 4 4. The _____ gap can be seen in the fact that there are very few female CEOs.

Question 5 5. Which of the following statements about gender equality is true?

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Question 6 6. The _____ gap is the fact that, on average, women earn less than men do, even if they are doing the same job.

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 8 8. Why is understanding the causes and effects, and the formation of gender stereotypes so important?

Question 9 9. Overgeneralizations about the characteristics of an entire group based on gender (as in women or men) is known as:

Question 10 10. Today, _____ of bachelor degrees go to women.

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Question 11 11. Why was Title IX passed?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT a STEM field?

Question 13 13. Some companies promote men to top-level positions easily, allowing them to rise through promotions as if by magic. This trend is known as _____.

Question 14 14. Which type of sexism occurs when a society gives different opportunities or advantages to one sex in a specific context?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is an example of a gender equality issue facing men?

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Question 16 16. Internationally, a problem with gender equality is _____, which can lead to _____.

Question 17 17. What expression BEST illustrates a gender stereotype?

Question 18 18. 'Men are stronger and' therefore' should be in charge' would be viewed as gender exploitation of men by women, according to what sociological perspective?

Question 19 19. Which of the following was NOT a requirement of Title IX?

Question 20 20. Whether a person is male or female is his or her _____.

Gender & Sexism Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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