What are Social Networks? - Types & Examples


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What are social networks?

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1. In what year was the Social Network Theory designed?

2. What does the Social Network Theory measure?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Social networks are a huge part of today's world. The quiz questions will test your knowledge on information such as the history of social networks.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested on the following information:

  • Definition of a social network
  • When the Social Network Theory was designed
  • What the theory measures
  • Earliest forms of social networking
  • Social scientists

Skills Practiced

These skills are included in the practice quiz:

  • Reading Comprehension - drawing the most important information from the social networking lesson
  • Information Recall - accessing your knowledge on the history of social networks
  • Knowledge Application - using your knowledge about the theory behind social networks to answer questions

Additional Learning

By reviewing the lesson titled What are Social Networks? - Types & Examples, you will broaden your knowledge on the following topics:

  • The role of social networks in today's society
  • Main social theories
  • Notable social scientists
  • Meaning of the phrase 'Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon'