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Societies Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these is NOT true of a pastoralist society?

Question 2 2. Which of these is considered the most basic incentive to work?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is an example of a cash crop?

Question 4 4. Would a single farmer in Greece and a large agribusiness both be considered practitioners of intensive agriculture? Why or why not?

Question 5 5. What is defined as the desire to exchange something for more than it costs?

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Question 6 6. What are roles usually based on within foraging communities?

Question 7 7. What do we call a corporately owned landholding, farmed and operated by large company?

Question 8 8. What is defined by many anthropologists as the means of production in which the significance of manufacturing goods lessens while the importance of offering services, information, and research grows?

Question 9 9. Which of these is an example of an intensive pastoral system?

Question 10 10. What is commercialization in the context of agriculture?

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Question 11 11. Which type of production is defined as people laboring to produce goods or obtain food solely for themselves and their family group?

Question 12 12. What is defined as a type of living in which survival is based directly or indirectly on the maintenance of domesticated animals?

Question 13 13. Which of these is true of a pastoralist society?

Question 14 14. In tributary production

Question 15 15. What type of food production is defined as a means of food production in which vegetation is cultivated using simple tools and without permanently cultivated fields?

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Question 16 16. Some horticulturalist depend on this for food production?

Question 17 17. What is defined as a crop produced for sale rather than personal consumption by the grower?

Question 18 18. Foragers, or those who survive on the collection of natural resources, are also known as

Question 19 19. Which of these is an example of extensive pastoralism?

Question 20 20. Foraging communities tend to be

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Question 21 21. What type of production is being described in which money buys labor power and the wealthy own the means of production, then pay the common masses to work them?

Question 22 22. What type of farming involves goods being produced only for the consumption and survival of one's family group?

Question 23 23. Which of these is true of horticulture?

Question 24 24. Which of these is NOT an example of profit motive?

Question 25 25. Which of these is NOT true of the Ngatatjara people?

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Question 26 26. Which type of horticulture entails the process of planting a piece of land for a short time and then allowing it to remain idle for many years?

Question 27 27. Which of these is NOT true of the Inuit people?

Question 28 28. Which of these is considered the oldest mode of production?

Question 29 29. What type of economy is occurring when almost all members of the community directly engage in obtaining food to meet the basic needs of survival for themselves and their families?

Question 30 30. The technique of cutting down and burning wild vegetation is known as

Societies Chapter Exam Instructions

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