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Understanding Ethnicity & Geography Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the systematic killing of a specific group, especially those of a particular ethnic group?

Question 2 2. In contrast to most wars, what can happen during the process of systematic ethnic cleansing?

Question 3 3. The attempt to eliminate members of an unwanted ethnic group within an area is referred to as _____.

Question 4 4. Which of the following would NOT be considered an example of ethnic cleansing?

Question 5 5. What event is most closely linked to the term ethnic cleansing gaining broad usage?

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Question 6 6. How does ethnic division play out in many large American cities, like New York City?

Question 7 7. In Chile, about half of the population is of European descent, while much of the remaining half is mixed. This is an example of a _____.

Question 8 8. Which of the following refers to a shared cultural tradition and heritage?

Question 9 9. How do ethnic competition and ethnic domination differ?

Question 10 10. Why is ethnic cleansing practiced?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following socially-constructed categories is considered an ethnicity?

Question 12 12. A basic distinction between 'race' and 'ethnicity' is that race is based on _____, whereas ethnicity is defined by _____.

Question 13 13. Which of the following is TRUE about the effect of social subordination on minority groups in the U.S.?

Question 14 14. What does the U.S. Census Bureau project the country's racial makeup will look like by 2042, if current trends continue?

Question 15 15. Minority groups are characterized by _____.

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Question 16 16. What do we call as a force or attitude that unifies the people of a state?

Question 17 17. What do we call a state whose boundaries match the territory traditionally held by an ethnicity that has been transformed into a nationality?

Question 18 18. What do we call the belief that ethnicities have the right to govern themselves?

Question 19 19. Why do nationalities depend on the existence of particular countries?

Question 20 20. What is defined as shared cultural practices and perspectives that set a people group apart from others?

Understanding Ethnicity & Geography Chapter Exam Instructions

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