Social Phenomena: Definition & Examples - Quiz & Worksheet


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In sociology, the external behaviors or actions of others that influence or change our own behaviors is known as:

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1. Violent crime or acts of war are considered to be which of the following?

2. Civil rights activism is an example of which of the following?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The concept of social phenomena is a significant theory in sociology. Given this importance, you can go over some important information on social phenomena with these assessment questions. Some things you'll be tested on include different types of social phenomena and their examples.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • The behavior of others that influences our own behavior
  • The classification of violent crimes and acts of war
  • Civil rights movements as a social phenomena
  • Examples of social phenomena
  • Social phenomena in government

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - recall information from the lesson on the definitions, characteristics and examples of social phenomena
  • Reading comprehension - test your comprehension of different types of social phenomena and how they influence our day to day lives
  • Knowledge application - apply your understanding of the topic by answering the assessment questions on governmental social phenomena

Additional Learning

To learn more about social phenomena, review the corresponding lesson called Social Phenomena: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • The definition of social phenomena
  • Behavioral social phenomena
  • Historical social phenomena
  • Political social phenomena