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Social Change Over Time: Intro to Sociology Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Demographic transition describes the shift from:

Question 2 2. Why is the replacement level for most industrialized countries 2.0 births per woman (2.075 in the UK, for example), but ranges from 2.5 to 3.3 in developing countries?

Question 3 3. A fad is defined as a _____.

Question 4 4. Manuel is a graduate student from Honduras who has resided in the United States for the last four years. How is Manuel's status in the US defined by the United Nations?

Question 5 5. When Orson Welles caused thousands of listeners to believe that an actual Martian invasion was taking place during his broadcast of War of the Worlds, he caused:

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Question 6 6. Which type of crowd engages in more deliberate planning of action and events?

Question 7 7. Why did Malthus believe there would not be enough food for humanity?

Question 8 8. How does the structural strain theory explain deviant group behavior?

Question 9 9. The population change formula uses the term 'natural increase' to refer to _____.

Question 10 10. How does the contagion theory explain crowd behavior?

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Question 11 11. Why might social movements arise among people who feel deprived?

Question 12 12. Anastasia recently started working as a graphic designer. She has been working hard and putting in extra hours, hoping that she will be promoted and then be able to buy a new car. Anastasia is MOST likely living in a _____ society.

Question 13 13. All of the people living in a specific area is known as a

Question 14 14. How are a crowd and a mass different?

Question 15 15. An imagined threat that causes physical symptoms among a large number of people is known as:

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Question 16 16. The number of children a woman bears during her reproductive years is known as _____.

Question 17 17. Individuals living in a _____ community feel a close sense of belonging and would be likely to grow crops together or to work together on building projects.

Question 18 18. A person who comes to live in a foreign country is known as an _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following terms best describes a gathering of people who share a purpose?

Question 20 20. The third stage of the social movement life cycle is known as _____.

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Question 21 21. The process of urbanization can be understood as _____.

Question 22 22. From 1880-1921, the United States experienced _____

Question 23 23. Social movement is defined as _____.

Question 24 24. A social movement is defined as _____.

Question 25 25. _____ is a Greek word meaning 'description of people.'

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Question 26 26. Why is the crude birth rate sometimes misleading?

Question 27 27. Mass behavior is defined as _____.

Question 28 28. In 2012, the net migration of Puerto Rico was -103,537. If 178,987 people migrated out of the island that year, how many people migrated to the island?

Question 29 29. The harmful consequences of human activity in the natural world are known as _____.

Question 30 30. Which Zone in the concentric zone model would offer the most employment opportunities?

Social Change Over Time: Intro to Sociology Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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