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Assessment of Professional Knowledge: Student Diversity Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A school's _____ unintentionally teaches students the social attitudes and habits that will allow them to fit into society.

Question 2 2. The period of life between childhood and adulthood is called:

Question 3 3. Why is mass media an important agent of socialization?

Question 4 4. Some sociologists believe that _____ is a function of school that perpetuates inequality.

Question 5 5. How does school act as an agent of socialization?

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Question 6 6. Developmental milestones are events that assess whether a child is _____ in their development.

Question 7 7. How does our childhood peer group act as an agent of socialization?

Question 8 8. Compulsory education in the U.S. was enacted following _____.

Question 9 9. The agent of socialization that is usually considered to be the most important in childhood is _____.

Question 10 10. All of the following statements about socialization are true, EXCEPT:

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Question 11 11. Social mobility is _____

Question 12 12. Josh has difficulty following the classroom rules about getting along amicably with others. Josh could be _____.

Question 13 13. A healthy and growing economy presents increased opportunities for which of these types of mobility?

Question 14 14. When everyone in a family agrees that exploring nature is important, it is _____.

Question 15 15. Why do some cultures believe girls should not be educated?

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Question 16 16. Which country has one of the world's highest rates of high school graduation?

Question 17 17. The idea that the larger group is more important than individuals is called:

Question 18 18. How can establishing routines help students with developmental delays?

Question 19 19. The average age range of compulsory education laws across the U.S. is _____.

Question 20 20. Individuals commonly find mates while attending a college or university. This is an example of _____.

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Question 21 21. 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 22 22. The social or ethnic group that a person is from is called his or her _____.

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements is an example of absolute poverty?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is an example of horizontal mobility?

Question 25 25. The proportion of families living in poverty that are headed by women has grown to more than fifty percent. This is an example of _____.

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Question 26 26. In pre-industrial societies, children are often educated _____.

Question 27 27. The agent of socialization that usually provides children with their first system of values, norms, and beliefs is their _____.

Question 28 28. The time of life between childhood and adulthood is called:

Question 29 29. Customs and beliefs that belong to a specific group are called:

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of dysgraphia?

Assessment of Professional Knowledge: Student Diversity Chapter Exam Instructions

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Ohio Assessments for Educators - Adolescence to Young Adult (7-12) APK (003): Practice & Study Guide  /  Social Science Courses
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