Sex and Gender in Society Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following statements regarding sexual harassment is accurate?

Question 2 2. Many women experience institutional sexism when they rise to a certain level of promotion in a company. Which of the following is the concept associated with this limited rise in promotion?

Question 3 3. Which of the following likely explains the behavior Mead observed among the Mundugumor tribe of New Guinea?

Question 4 4. A marriage of polygyny is one where _____.

Question 5 5. In the Mosuo community in rural China, women own and inherit property, make community decisions, and choose their male partners. This is an example of _____.

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Question 6 6. Differentiate between patriarchy and matriarchy.

Question 7 7. Which form of feminism believes that society would be better off if traditionally feminine traits, such as kindness, were encouraged instead of traditionally masculine traits, such as aggression?

Question 8 8. External and common differences between men and women that don't include genitalia, such as differences in height, men's ability to grow beards, and women's breasts, are examples of _____.

Question 9 9. Study the image below. Which type of feminism does the image depict?

Question 10 10. Murdock determined that pre-industrial societies typically assigned roles of warfare and childcare based on gender because:

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Question 11 11. According to national statistics, how many women and men will be the victim of sexual assault in their lifetime?

Question 12 12. Which of the following individuals would be part of your extended family?

Question 13 13. Which religious faith and tradition is associated with kibbutz communities?

Question 14 14. Why was George Murdock a famous anthropologist?

Question 15 15. Exogamy is defined as _____.

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Question 16 16. If you were asked to complete a term paper on the topic of sexual controversies in society, which of the following topics would you not be suited for your paper?

Question 17 17. Layla believes that since both she and John have been with their company for 10 years with a comparable history of success, they should both have an equal chance at receiving an upcoming promotion. This is an example of the most common type of feminism, _____.

Question 18 18. All of the following are specific types of feminism, EXCEPT:

Question 19 19. When Hollywood was first starting as a million dollar business, many movie directors wouldn't give actresses parts in the films unless those actresses slept with them first. This provides an example of what type of sexual harassment?

Question 20 20. Alfred Kinsey proposed a controversial idea that sexual orientation should be considered as a continuum or scale, instead of a group of categories. This theory implies that, statistically, most people will be at least a little _____?

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Question 21 21. John is born with the chromosomes XYY. Based only on this information, which category of people does John fall into?

Question 22 22. Which form of sexism contends that inequality between men and women is no longer a problem in society?

Question 23 23. Which form of feminism is most concerned with current economic and political systems and the ways capitalism serves to continue sexism against women?

Question 24 24. If you were in a work environment and exposed to sexual gestures, images, or conversation that made you uncomfortable, what type of environment would you be in?

Question 25 25. If someone has a non-traditional biological makeup, what would others consider their sexuality to be?

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Question 26 26. Which statement BEST reflects how women in a benevolent sexist society are harmed?

Question 27 27. If you were asked to describe a feminist, which of the short descriptions below would you choose?

Question 28 28. Which of the following options below would consist of a long-term sexual relationship between one man and multiple women?

Question 29 29. Which type of sexism occurs when a society gives different opportunities or advantages to one sex in a specific context?

Question 30 30. Dr. X is a popular dentist in a small town and is well known for using gas to calm his anxious patients. While his female patients are under the influence of the relaxing gas, he suggests that he will reduce their bill if they allow him to fondle them. This is an example of what form of sexual harassment?

Sex and Gender in Society 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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