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Social Institutions Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The transition in married life that is usually the most difficult for people to deal with is _____.

Question 2 2. Confucianists believe in placing morality and tradition above one's self-interests. What do they call this concept?

Question 3 3. Edwin has no belief or disbelief when it comes to deities. He also does not attempt to claim if they exist or do not exist because it cannot be proven either way. Edwin would be considered a(n)

Question 4 4. What is one reason why poorer countries tend to have much less schooling available, overall?

Question 5 5. When someone does not believe that there is any one deity (higher power, God, etc.), what religious view would they most associate with?

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Question 6 6. What is poverty not associated with?

Question 7 7. Which country has one of the world's highest rates of high school graduation?

Question 8 8. All of the options below are characteristics of a church, except?

Question 9 9. Why do some cultures believe girls should not be educated?

Question 10 10. Medicaid is an example of _____.

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Question 11 11. A child is labeled as having a 'behavioral problem' because he had some behavioral difficulties in his class the previous year. This child ends up frequently acting out and disrupting class the following year with a new teacher. This could be considered an example of _____.

Question 12 12. Based on previous findings, what would you expect sociologists to discover in a new study examining three highly religious cultures?

Question 13 13. There are many controversies that exist within the school systems. Which of the following would not be a controversy?

Question 14 14. How would you describe the everyday routines of our daily lives, such as getting dressed and brushing our hair?

Question 15 15. Many countries and nations provide universal healthcare insurance coverage. What is a major benefit of this type of healthcare coverage?

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Question 16 16. Why doesn't sociology attempt to judge or disprove religious doctrine?

Question 17 17. Richard Daniels has three older siblings who did well in school. At school, every time he meets a new teacher, he usually receives a big smile and is told something similar to, 'I know you'll do well. All of the Daniels kids are smart.' His teachers often call on him in class and value his input. Richard works hard to live up to this expectation. As a result, he performs well academically. This is an example of _____.

Question 18 18. Eating disorders are considered a health challenge in America. Which of the sets of disorders are coined as the most prevalent of eating disorders in America?

Question 19 19. A group whose members are related by ancestry, marriage, or adoption is a _____.

Question 20 20. Quinn is a Calvinist who works constantly and views prosperity as a sign of God's favor. His actions and attitude are illustrations of _____.

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Question 21 21. If you played the sick role, what would that mean?

Question 22 22. Dustin firmly believes that science proves that God does not exist. Dustin could be described as a(n)

Question 23 23. Katya and Susan are a married couple with three adopted children. What type of family is this?

Question 24 24. The time period following Industrial Revolution saw a decrease in deaths caused by infectious diseases and an increase in deaths caused by chronic conditions. Why did this occur?

Question 25 25. Which sexually transmitted disease (STD) is the most common in the U.S.?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following statements about socialized medicine is FALSE?

Question 27 27. The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism is a book written by _____.

Question 28 28. If you were living with someone you were not married to, what type of living arrangement would you be participating in?

Question 29 29. Why do Jews practice circumcision?

Question 30 30. Which is an example of a topic of hidden curriculum?

Social Institutions Chapter Exam Instructions

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