1.What are the two components C. Wright Mills identified as being fundamental to understanding the sociological imagination?a. Political systems and economic systemsb. Race and ethnicityc. The means of production and ownership of resourcesd. History and biography2.In the "nature vs. nurture" controversy, which of the following terms LEAST applies to nurture?a. Social environmentb. Heredityc. Socializationd. Parenting3.What term applies to the mechanisms society develops to meet its basic needs, such as family, religion, education, and medicine?a. Agents of socializationb. Social constructsc. Virtual communitiesd. Social institutions4.What is the largest and most complex type of group?a. Societyb. An aggregatec. A categoryd. A bureaucracy5.Who was the American sociologist who studied race relations in the post-Civil War South and characterized the entire white South as "an armed camp to keep Negroes in slavery and to kill the black rebel"?a. XXXXX XXXXX Carverb. W. E. B. DuBoisc. Booker T. Washingtond. Benjamin Quarles6.How do winners of large lottery jackpots avoid the pitfall of anomie?a. They take an isolationist approach, moving to a new location and cutting all ties with former associates.b. They hire an attorney to manage their affairs and withdraw from society.c. They maintain the lifestyle and behavior they had prior to their financial windfall.d. They embrace the "life of the rich and famous" and treat themselves to what they can now afford.7.Which American president had the greatest influence in developing the Social Security program?a. Woodrow Wilsonb. Herbert Hooverc. Franklin D. Rooseveltd. Harry S. Truman8.What is the name of the three-stage theory Anti-Malthusians rely on to explain world population growth?a. Demographic transition theoryb. Population inversion theoryc. Geographic regression theoryd. Urban growth and development theory9.At the last shareholder meeting of the Arrowhead Corporation the stockholders of the corporation refused to rubberstamp the CEO's recommendations. How is this refusal characterized in the world of business?a. The stockholders do not understand business management.b. The stockholders are exerting a coup' de etat against the CEO.c. The stockholders are staging a stockholders' revolt.d. The stockholders are going on a wildcat strike.10.In his research, George Farkas discovered that, even though they had identical test scores, some students were prone to receive better grades than others. Which students received the better grades?a. Boys and Latinosb. Girls and Asian Americansc. White females and African Americansd. Latino males and white females
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