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SOC 111 - [High]
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Course Title / Course Code: SOC 111

Textbook: Heslin

School: APU-AMU

Price: TRADE

Extra Information: Can someone help me with quiz 4 for sociology? I have the rest of the quizzes for the class if you need them.

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SOC 111 - [High]
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1d, 2b, 3d, 4b,5a, 6c, 7a, 8d, 9b, 10b, 11c, 12b, 13c, 14b, 15d, 16d, 17c, 18b, 19c, 20d, 21b, 22d, 23a, 24c, 25a
SOC 111 Quiz 4
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Part 1 of 1 -    25.0 Points

Question 1 of 25   1.0 Points
In every society from the hunting and gathering society to the post industrial society, what has been the most common basis for social stratification?



 C.level of education


Question 2 of 25   1.0 Points
In which of the following societies would slavery be most likely to exist?

 A.pastoral society

 B.agricultural society

 C.industrial society industrial society

Question 3 of 25   1.0 Points
A system of beliefs that justifies a particular social arrangement such as slavery is called

 A.a constitution

 B.class consciousness

 C.a theory ideology

Question 4 of 25   1.0 Points
What is the significant difference between the class system and the systems of slavery, caste and estate?

 A.The class system is not based on religion.

 B.The class system has fluid boundaries.

 C.The class system only works in democracies.

 D.The class system existed before the other three

Question 5 of 25   1.0 Points
Sally is employed as a computer programmer for the Ellis Corporation. She has a savings account of $15,000 and owns a few shares of Ellis stock. She thinks of herself as an investor rather than as a worker. Marx would maintain that Sally has experienced ________.

 A.false class consciousness

 B.misplaced commitment

 C.a management ideology

 D.the Hawthorne Effect

Question 6 of 25   1.0 Points
Of the following methods, which would be the best way to preserve a stratification system?

 A.Demonstrating violation of law through public punishment.

 B.Establishing a well trained and highly armed police force

 C.Controlling ideas, information, technology and social networks through ideology   
 D.Brute force and coercion to keep dissidents in their place.

Question 7 of 25   1.0 Points
In both England and the United States, what percentage of the population is occupied by the elite upper class? percent

 B.three percent

 C.five percent

 D.ten percent

Question 8 of 25   1.0 Points
The theory that explains how global stratification developed that includes core nations, periphery nations, semi-periphery nations, and external areas is ________ theory.


 B.culture of poverty

 C.colonialization system

Question 9 of 25   1.0 Points
The control of the Least Industrialized Nations by the Industrialized Nations through debts owed to them is referred to as ________.





Question 10 of 25   1.0 Points
What are the three variables Max Weber identified as defining social class?

 A.ethnicity, race, sex

 B.wealth, power, prestige, power, education

 D.occupation, neighborhood, wealth

Question 11 of 25   1.0 Points
When used by sociologists, the term "wealth," refers to ________.

 A.only the property that a person owns

 B.only the income made from a person's occupation

 C.both property owned and income made by the person less debts

 D.income after state and federal taxes have been withheld

Question 12 of 25   1.0 Points
Which of the following statements is most accurate in respect to determining social prestige in modern society?

 A.Social prestige is based primarily on the wealth one accumulates.

 B.One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determining social prestige

 C.Together wealth and power are the determining factors of social prestige

 D.Family lineage is the primary determinant of social prestige

Question 13 of 25   1.0 Points
Phil, a janitor for an expensive apartment-house complex in Chicago, is a union janitor who makes quite a bit more money than many of the tenants in the building he maintains. Lenski would note that Phil's high income but low occupational prestige demonstrates a condition of ________.

 A.status insecurity

 B.status contradiction

 C.status inconsistency

 D.status incompatibility

Question 14 of 25   1.0 Points
Eric Wright revised Marx's concept of social classes by regarding some people as simultaneously occupying more than one class. He termed their positions in the class structure ________.

 A.status inconsistency

 B.contradictory class locations

 C.status incompatibility

 D.class ambiguity

Question 15 of 25   1.0 Points
What is Durkheim's term for a condition in which people become detached from the norms that guide their behavior?



 C.negative affective state


Question 16 of 25   1.0 Points
What did the research by Kohn suggest as being an influence upon parents that impacted how they reared their children?

 A.the net worth of the family

 B.the race or ethnicity of the family

 C.where the family lived

 D.the parents' occupations

Question 17 of 25   1.0 Points
What is the relationship between one's social class and their chances of being a victim of crime?




Question 18 of 25   1.0 Points
What is the strongest variable in developing correlations to which social groups are in poverty?

 A.geographic location


Question 19 of 25   1.0 Points
Jeanann and her two children are on welfare. Research indicates that it is likely that Jeanann and her children will be in poverty for ________. least five or six years

 B.until both children are 18 years of age

 C.a year or less

 D.between eight and ten years

Question 20 of 25   1.0 Points
Which statement is least accurate regarding sex and gender?

 A.There is unequal access to power, prestige, and property based on one's sex.

 B.Being born male or female carries images and expectations on how one should act   
 C.Gender is sociologically significant because it is how society controls its members   
 D.The terms sex and gender are sociologically and biologically interchangeable

Question 21 of 25   1.0 Points
What is Cynthia Fuchs Epstein's basic argument to explain what determines the type of work performed by men and women in each society?

 A.It is based on biology and climate

 B.It is a product of socialization and social control

 C.Motivation and aspirations are the determining factors.

 D.Status and wealth determine who does specific work

Question 22 of 25   1.0 Points
Why do sociologists classify females as a minority group?

 A.Women are out numbered by men in virtually every society

 B.Women are not as physically strong as men

 C.Men perform the most difficult and dangerous work in most societies.

 D.Women are discriminated against because of their physical characteristics.

Question 23 of 25   1.0 Points
Agatha has worked for ten years in the public relations department of a large firm. She has been promoted to several higher paying managerial positions, but never to an executive position, even though she has directed several successful projects for the firm. Her lack of promotion most likely illustrates ________.

 A.the "glass ceiling"

 B.the "glass elevator"

 C.the "mommy track"

 D.sexual harassment

Question 24 of 25   1.0 Points
Which of the following statements best describes how feminists view sexual harassment?

 A.It is a fundamental difference in how men and women think.

 B.It is based on the social process that guides society.

 C.It is based on the structural problems embedded in society.

 D.It is caused by the biological differences between men and women

Question 25 of 25   1.0 Points
Sociologically, why is gender especially significant?

 A.It is a master status cutting across all aspects of life.

 B.It permits a comparison to superior male qualities.

 C.It provides for one group to lead, another to follow.

 D.It reinforces the teachings of Genesis

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NOW  if anyone would like to share MATH 125 I would appreciate it!

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Do you have 2 & 3?

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