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SOC 100 MIDTERM EXAM PART 2 (A++++ ANSWER)
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Question 1 
What is the sociological definition of significant others?
Specific people important in a child’s life who have the greatest impact on their self-evaluation
Relationships characterized by intense emotional ties, face-to-face interaction, intimacy, and a strong, enduring sense of commitment
Those whose opinions provide the basis for how we judge our own attitudes or behaviors
People of similar age and social standing that influence our norms and values
Question 2 
Adopting the behavior or standards of a group you emulate or hope to join is referred to as:
Conformity
Clique socialization
Anticipatory socialization
Pro-active conformity
Question 3 
Which of the following behaviors is most likely the result of family socialization?
Texting and holding a face-to-face conversation at the same time
Standing during the playing of the national anthem
Arriving to an important appointment 15 minutes early
Performing specific household chores
Question 4 
Psychoanalysis, the psychological perspective that emphasizes the complex reasoning processes of the conscious and unconscious mind, is associated with which major theorist?
George Herbert Mead
Sigmund Freud
Charles H. Cooley
Jean Piaget
Question 5 
How would sociologists define social learning?
The process by which people learn the culture of their society
The way people adapt their behavior in response to social rewards and punishments
The way people are socialized to act in a given situation
The process by which people learn norms, what is acceptable and unacceptable behavior
Question 6 
The unspoken classroom socialization to the norms, values, and roles of a culture that school provides is referred to as:
Textbook socialization
Socialization curriculum
Curriculum of inequality
Hidden curriculum
Question 7 
_____ refers to when members of a group ignore anything that goes against the group consensus.
Discompromise effect
Group cohesion
Groupthink
Consent partiality
Question 8 
Power exercised over those who recognize it as deserved or earned is referred to as:
Authentic authority
Electoral power
Personal power
Legitimate authority
Question 9 
Which of the following is an example of a secondary group?
Two close friends who practice tennis together
A father who plays catch with his son
A college basketball team
A family who watches football together every Sunday
Question 10 
The simplest group, consisting of two persons, is referred to as:
Pair
Dyad
Duo
Primary relationship
Question 11 
The ability of groups to exclude outsiders participating in the group or enjoying group resources is referred to as:
Social exclusion
Social closure
Factioning
Clique capacity
Question 12 
Large, impersonal groups with minimal emotional and intimate ties are referred to as:
Secondary groups
Principal groups
Reference groups
Remandiary groups
Question 13 
The act of having multiple wives is referred to as:
Monogamy
Mormonism
Polygamy
Polyandry
Question 14 
The argument that deviant behavior is little more than a product of the labels people attach to certain types of behavior is referred to as:
Catalogue theory
Association theory
Labeling theory
Criminal label theory
Question 15 
An act defined in the law as punishable by fines, imprisonment or both is referred to as:
Deviance
Law-breaking
Crime
Criminality
Question 16 
In the United States, which of the following would not be considered to be a normative cultural goal that people strive for?
Earning economic success
Raising and supporting a family
Gaining recognition or fame
Maintaining a steady routine, day-to-day
Question 17 
A crime considered so heinous that it is punishable by death is referred to as:
Capital offense
Death penalty crime
Eye-for-an-eye offense
Felony crime.
Question 18 
The idea that what is labeled deviant or criminal—and therefore who gets punished—is determined by the interests of the dominant class is referred to as:
Class-dominant theory
Class conflict theory
Capitalist culture theory
Marxist theory
Question 19 
According to Karl Marx, the _____ own the means of production, which they use to exploit the labor of the _____.
proletariat, bourgeoisie
industrialists, masses
capitalist class, worker class
bourgeoisie, proletariat
Question 20 
The value of everything a person owns minus the value of everything he or she owes is referred to as:
Wealth
Income
Net capital
Value of assets
Question 21 
A person’s economic position in society, based on differences in income, wealth, and occupation, is referred to as:
Caste
Socioeconomic category
Class
Social classification
Question 22 
The upward or downward status movement of individuals or groups over time is referred to as:
Social progression
Cultural promotion
Social mobility
Socioeconomic stasis
Question 23 
Which of the following is the best sociological definition of income?
An individual’s yearly salary
Wages, tips, and other compensation
The amount of money a person or household earns in a given period of time
The value of everything a person owns, minus the value of everything he or she owes
Question 24 
Areas that lack places that sell competitively priced, healthy, and fresh food are referred to as:
Food wastelands
Grocery deserts
Food deserts
Food insecure regions
Question 25 
The systematic ranking of different groups of people in a hierarchy of inequality is referred to as:
Social stratification
Social inequality
Class differences
Class status

 

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