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Language and Communication in Anthropology: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The first writing emerged around _____.

Question 2 2. Which of these is not a regional variation in language?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is incorrect?

Question 4 4. Why is it likely that writing emerged in the same part of the world that had the first cities?

Question 5 5. Morphology is defined as the

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Question 6 6. Which of the below statement is NOT true?

Question 7 7. What is defined as the smallest unit of sound that has meaning?

Question 8 8. The study of how a language is constructed is defined as

Question 9 9. What is defined as a sound, or set of sounds, that make a difference in the meaning of a language, but has no meaning on its own?

Question 10 10. Phonology is the

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Question 11 11. Where did writing first appear?

Question 12 12. The cultural and social patterns of speech variation within a culture are known as a culture's

Question 13 13. What is defined as the study of language and how it is affected by region, social class, relationship, and even gender?

Question 14 14. The first recorded writing was on _____.

Question 15 15. One of the greatest variances in language comes from

Language and Communication in Anthropology: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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