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SOC 100 WEEK 3 Quiz

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SOC 100 WEEK 3 Quiz


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SOC 100 WEEK 3 Quiz

SOC 100 WEEK 3 Quiz

SOC 100 WEEK 3 Quiz

Week 3 Quiz

A system of ranking in a society that perpetuates unequal power and resources is:

·         Stratification

·         Emancipation

·         Social mobility

·         Gentrification

A class system is a social ranking based primarily on economic position in which achieved characteristics can influnce _______________, the ability to move up or down in the stratification system.

·         Social dominance

·         Social mobility

·         Cultural universals

·         Symbolic interaction

While Karl Marx viewed social class as the influential factor for other inequalities in a capitalist society, Max Weber also included status and _______ as affecting one’s position in the stratification hierarchy.

·         Feudalism

·         Sociology

·         Caste

·         Power

The legacy of colonialism where less developed countries continue to depend on more developed countries is known as:

·         Necolonialism

·         Globalization

·         Social class

·         Feminization

_______________ is the worldwide integration of government policies, cultures, social movements, and financial markets through trade and the exchange of ideas.

·         Necolonialism

·         Globalization

·         Social class

·         Feminization

Which of these is not a property of social minority groups that distinguishes them from the dominant group?

·         Unequal treatment

·         Different physical or cultural characteristics

·         Smaller numbers

·         Strong sense of solidarity

A ___________ group is differentiated by a society’s views about physical differences (e.g., based on skin color or hair texture); ______________ groups are distinguished by cultural characteristics or national origin.

·         Racial; Ethnic

·         Ethnic; Racial

·         Minority; Imaginary

·         Global; Class

Prejudice is a negative attitude about a category of people that often leads to discrimination, the denial of rights or opportunities to a particular group. ____________ discrimination occurs as a result of the normal functioning of society.

·         Internal

·         Integral

·         Interactionist

·         Institutional

Different behavioral expectations for males and females in society are known as:

·         Ethnicities

·         Ascribed status

·         Gender roles

·         Collective consciousness

Although strides have been made for women in the work force, women still experience the ______________, an invisible barrier that blocks the promotion of a qualified individual in a work environment because of gender, race, or ethnicity.

·         Glass ceiling

·         Glass escalator

·         Glass elevator

·         None of the above

SOC 100 WEEK 3 Quiz

SOC 100 WEEK 3 Quiz