Mechanical Solidarity: Definition & Examples


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1. What is mechanical solidarity?

2. Which of the following is an example of mechanic solidarity?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz/worksheet combo lets you check your knowledge of mechanical solidarity. You need to know about the different types of solidarity to pass the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can check your understanding of or ability to identify:

  • Characteristics of a society held together by mechanical solidarity
  • An example of mechanical solidarity
  • The meaning of organic solidarity
  • A true statement in a given list

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as mechanical solidarity and organic solidarity
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about an example of a mechanical solidarity
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about aspects of a society held together by mechanical solidarity society and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Review more topics quickly by using the lesson, Mechanical Solidarity: Definition & Examples. Use this lesson to:

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  • Define solidarity
  • Compare and contrast the different types of solidarity