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Question 11.Which of the following socially-constructed categories is considered an ethnicity?
Question 22.Harvey owns an upscale restaurant and refuses to allow children under the age of twelve to eat there. Harvey's behavior is an example of:
Question 33.During the 1960s, _____ was an influential leader in the Civil Rights Movement for equality in the U.S.
Question 44.Janet lives in a rural area and feels negatively about people who grew up in cities. Janet's feelings demonstrate which component of the ABC model?
Question 55.Which of the following is TRUE about the effect of social subordination on minority groups in the U.S.?
Question 66.A basic distinction between 'race' and 'ethnicity' is that race is based on _____, whereas ethnicity is defined by _____.
Question 77.One out of _____ African-American men has been incarcerated at some point in his life.
Question 88.Many African Americans speak this English dialect, which is historically linked to the pidgin language of the first generation of Africans in America.
Question 99.A university traditionally offers fewer scholarships to students from lower-income families than to those from higher-income families. The university also has the tendency to pay its immigrant employees less than it pays native-born workers, though neither of these behaviors are part of official university rules. This university engages in _____ discrimination.
Question 1010.Which of the following is the best example of prejudice?
Question 1111.Charlotte strongly believes that Americans are better than people from other countries. Her rigid thinking is an example of _____.
Question 1212.Which of the following is considered to be a good predictor of whether a person will discriminate or not.
Question 1313.Which of the following is TRUE about the estimated 10 million Africans who were transported across the Atlantic Ocean by European slave traders in the 17th and 18th centuries?
Question 1414.Bert worries about losing his status in the company when he notices his female colleagues getting promoted. As a result, he feels justified in making sexist statements about women. This is an example of _____.
Question 1515.Denying or restricting the rights of a person due to their membership in a certain group is an example of _____.
Question 1616.The _____ theory tells us that people engage in prejudice toward an out-group in order to boost their own self-esteem and to make the group they identify with more appealing.
Question 1717.Prejudices are based on _____ and they are tied to the _____ component of the ABC model.
Question 1818.Which of the following statements about scapegoat theory is FALSE?
Question 1919.Minority groups are characterized by _____.
Question 2020.During the Holocaust, the Nazis killed millions of people because they were Jewish. This is an example of a(n) _____.
Question 2121.Laura is from Costa Rica. She married José who is from México, where they currently live. Now that Laura lives in México, she has integrated elements from the Mexican culture into her daily life. This is an example of _____.
Question 2222.The _____ theory asserts that children are taught to be prejudiced through cultural norms.
Question 2323.What does the U.S. Census Bureau project the country's racial makeup will look like by 2042, if current trends continue?
Question 2424.When two or more groups coexist in the same place, it is called _____.
Question 2525.A specific police officer thinks that African-Americans are more likely to commit crimes, so he purposefully stops African-American drivers more often than individuals of other races. This is known as _____ discrimination.
Question 2626.The legal separation of groups of people is called _____.
Question 2727.This series of state and local laws kept African Americans from enjoying full privileges and protections after the Emancipation Proclamation.
Question 2828.A typically exaggerated and/or oversimplified belief about a certain group of people is known as a(n) _____.
Question 2929.Tara asserts that people who drive foreign cars are snobs. Tara is exhibiting which component of the ABC model?
Question 3030.Decades ago, the U.S. government prohibited marriage between a black person and a white person. The government had an anti-_____ law.
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