Anthropology: Chapter 3

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Question 1:


a) ideal and material
b) geological and geographical
c) profane and secular
d) religious and scientific

Question 2:


a) Niche construction
b) Norm of reaction
c) A formal model
d) Taxonomy

Question 3:


a) natural selection
b) transformational evolution
c) evolutionary theory
d) variational evolution

Question 4:


a) Lyell
b) Hutton
c) Darwin
d) Spencer

Question 5:


a) Adaptation
b) Aptation
c) Selection
d) Exaptation

Question 6:


a) capitalism
b) turtle growth
c) natural selection
d) adaptation

Question 7:


a) Adaptation
b) Exaptation
c) Organic trait
d) Aptation

Question 8:


a) zygolousness
b) polygyny
c) discontinuous variation
d) continuous variation

Question 9:


a) that geneticists cannot ethically do work among Indigenous groups
b) that the culture and values of Indigenous peoples must be respected when conducting such research
c) that rheumatoid arthritis is not genetic
d) that there is no correlation between rheumatoid arthritis and cultural or environmental factors, like diet

Question 10:


a) genome
b) phenotype
c) genetic assemblage
d) genotype

Question 11:


a) True
b) False

Question 12:


a) True
b) False

Question 13:


a) True
b) False

Question 14:


a) True
b) False

Question 15:


a) True
b) False

Question 16:


a) True
b) False

Question 17:


a) True
b) False

Question 18:


a) True
b) False

Question 19:


a) True
b) False

Question 20:


a) True
b) False