Social Construction & Power Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following best explains contemporary sociological arguments about ethnicity?

Question 2 2. Which of the following best explains the way that early scientists explained race?

Question 3 3. _____ refers to physical differences like skin, hair, and eye color

Question 4 4. Mark is attracted to women, which is his _____, and he identifies as a straight man, which is his _____.

Question 5 5. Which of the following best explains the argument in favor of thinking about sexuality as not a choice?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following best explains the argument in favor of thinking of sexuality as a choice?

Question 7 7. The East India Company is associated with which nation?

Question 8 8. The Anschluss is associated with which nation?

Question 9 9. Hegemony can be best defined as _____.

Question 10 10. This sociological theory says people assign symbols and create meaning based on their interactions with one another:

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Question 11 11. This sociological theory examines the development of jointly constructed understandings by focusing on people's experiences and interactions with one another:

Question 12 12. Which of the following statements best describes the social constructionist view?

Question 13 13. How are overwhelming numbers of people used as a form of resistance to gain power?

Question 14 14. How did Martin Luther resist the power of the pope and the Catholic Church on October 31, 1517.

Question 15 15. How is resistance defined?

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Question 16 16. The third gender most frequently describes what?

Question 17 17. Binary gender systems often discourage what?

Question 18 18. What do we call the physiological or biological differences in humans that are based on reproductive systems?

Question 19 19. A country that blends its political ideology with its religious ideology is known as which of the following?

Question 20 20. Which of the following political ideologies allows for the people to select their own leaders and representatives?

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Question 21 21. The theory of dominant ideologies was established by which of the following philosophers in the 19th century?

Question 22 22. How has force been used to gain power historically?

Question 23 23. At what point can law enforcement or military groups generally use force to regain power over a situation?

Question 24 24. What group used force during the Civil Rights movement to try and gain power?

Question 25 25. How is socioeconomic status (SES) defined?

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Question 26 26. Historically, what have been the three primary components of SES?

Question 27 27. How can SES disparity impact the health of individuals?

Question 28 28. How would people govern themselves if everyone acted on their own free will all the time?

Question 29 29. What is the term used for the constraints on agency?

Question 30 30. How is agency defined?

Social Construction & Power Chapter Exam Instructions

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