Types of Societies in Sociology


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Focus on ideas, need for higher education, and shift in workplace from cities to homes are characteristics associated with which type of society?

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1. All of the following characteristics are changes that occurred in industrialized societies except...

2. Which of the following statements is not correct?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Human beings have always organized themselves into different types of societies and the worksheet and quiz for this lesson will help you review these varying societal structures. Questions address the previous societies and the evolutions that have occurred throughout the history of humankind.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz and worksheet will test you on:

  • Characteristics of different societies
  • Changes in industrialized societies
  • Examples of the different types of societies
  • A timeframe on the development of societies

Skills Practiced

These lesson resources will assess your skills of:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related anthropology lesson
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as pastoral and agricultural societies
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about industrialized societies

Additional Learning

To entirely comprehend the material, review the associated lesson titled Types of Societies in Sociology. The lesson will help you with these objectives:

  • Distinguish the different societies
  • Follow a timeline on the evolution of the different societies
  • Know the attributes of each type of society
  • Identify examples of the types of societies