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Question 1 of 20 5.0 Points An example of __________ can

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Question 1 of 20 5.0 Points

An example of __________ can be found in the gradual immersion of early Irish immigrants and their descendants across decades as they became a part of and contributed to the middle class American mainstream.
A. cultural adaptation

B. acculturation

C. assimilation

D. cultural pluralism
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Question 2 of 20 5.0 Points

A child who recently arrived in America from Bosnia has begun requesting more pizza and Coke® suppers than she did six months ago. She is now pressuring her parents to allow her to go to the American movies. This activity signals the process of:
A. absorption.

B. emergence.

C. adoption.

D. acculturation.
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Question 3 of 20 5.0 Points

Which one of the following is an example of cultural pluralism?
A. A Muslim child from Afghanistan likes to listen to American "Top Forty" songs on the radio.

B. Chinese immigrants living in Chinatown and Cubans living in Miami's Little Havana maintain their unique cultural communities.

C. A third generation Italian becomes CEO of General Motors.

D. A non English-speaking man who recently arrived from Peru enrolls in night classes to learn English.
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Question 4 of 20 5.0 Points

An individual’s cultural identity may adapt because of changes in many different things including geographic location and:
A. profession.

B. socioeconomic status.

C. educational level.

D. All of the above
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Question 5 of 20 5.0 Points

__________ are those behaviors and ideas a particular group considers desirable and important.
A. Socioeconomic status

B. Cultural dynamics

C. Cultural values

D. Stereotypes
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Question 6 of 20 5.0 Points

Hispanic, French, and Italian families commonly engage in hugging, patting, and behaviors of affectionate familiarity. These physical contacts characterize a _________ culture.
A. high-context

B. low-context

C. self-contained

D. medium-context
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Communication by telephone calls, business letters, office memos, e-mail, and face-to-face dialogues are representative traits of a/an __________ culture.
A. technological

B. integrated

C. low-context

D. progressive
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Question 8 of 20 5.0 Points

The term ethnocentrism applies to which one of the following situations?
A. Jack O'Shea tells everyone that the Irish are the best people on God's green earth.

B. An Asian family's meals are considered strange and unappetizing by mainstream American standards.

C. An African-American accuses a Caucasian supervisor of sexual harassment in the workplace.

D. Rufus Taylor is associated with a White Supremacist organization and takes part in its bigotry-fed activities.
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Question 9 of 20 5.0 Points

Our country was founded on freedom of religion. There are now many different religious beliefs represented by our citizens. Clashes between opposing groups on issues such as abortion and text book censorship sometimes lead to spirited debates and:
A. compromises.

B. acts of tolerance.

C. violence.

D. stereotyping.
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Question 10 of 20 5.0 Points

In America our macro culture values:
A. contentedness.

B. self-reliance.

C. a sense of entitlement.

D. dependency on others.
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Question 11 of 20 5.0 Points

The perception that humans are separate and superior in nature is a/an __________ of our macroculture.
A. stereotype

B. fault

C. value

D. identity
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Question 12 of 20 5.0 Points

The mostly white American middle class is an example of a:
A. macroculture.

B. subculture.

C. microculture.

D. collectivist culture.
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Which one of the following scenarios best depicts a collectivistic culture?
A. A non-mainstream culture's attitude is, "Every man for himself."

B. A particular cultural group promotes doing business within their extended family and fellow countrymen.

C. A mixed Asian community is eager to assimilate into American society.

D. One Asian group has a long-standing animosity toward a rival Asian group.
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A/An _________ culture respects tradition, and values birthright.
A. traditional

B. mainstream

C. individualist

D. collectivist
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Question 15 of 20 5.0 Points

An individualist culture:
A. is youth oriented.

B. values formality.

C. is guided by the past.

D. is high-context.
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Question 16 of 20 5.0 Points

Maria's family came from Juarez, Mexico and Paco's from Madrid, Spain. Both are Hispanic; both speak Spanish and attend the Catholic Church. Maria's family tends to be more conservative and closely bound to family and tradition whereas Paco's family have moved into the mainstream and are progressing up the middle class ladder. Contrasts between the two present one example of a/an:
A. enclave.

B. miniculture.

C. microculture.

D. ghetto.
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Question 17 of 20 5.0 Points

Providing learning opportunities that recognize and understand the child as part of a family, culture, and society is identified by NAEYC as a critical:
A. preferred practice.

B. educational standard.

C. professional competency.

D. process corollary.
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Question 18 of 20 5.0 Points

Label shifts, such as African-American versus colored, Asian versus Oriental, and Latino versus Hispanic, relate to:
A. ethnology.

B. ethnocentrism.

C. ethnicity.

D. ethnography.
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Question 19 of 20 5.0 Points

__________ are exaggerated generalities that often lead to dangerous oversimplifications.
A. Biases

B. Judgments

C. Prejudices

D. Stereotypes
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Question 20 of 20 5.0 Points

Which one of the following would be considered a stereotype?
A. Pacific Coast Indians are drunks.

B. Most Central and South American Hispanics have dark-skin.

C. Children with disabilities should have access to programs for children without disabilities.

D. American children who grow up in the Southern United States have a distinct accent when they speak.
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