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Social Problems, Fourth Edition: Chapter 02

Instructions: For each question, click on the radio button beside your answer. When you have completed the entire quiz, click the Submit my answers button at the bottom of the page to receive your results.

Question 1:


a) the Aboriginals
b) recent immigrants
c) visible minorities
d) all of the above

Question 2:


a) a high incidence of substance abuse among them
b) a higher rate of imprisonment
c) early mortality
d) all of the above

Question 3:


a) domestic abuse
b) homelessness
c) substance abuse
d) unemployment

Question 4:


a) much more
b) equally
c) much less
d) none of the above

Question 5:


a) low income
b) bad nutrition
c) inadequate housing
d) all of the above

Question 6:


a) negotiations between the rich and the poor
b) a revolution
c) a natural disaster
d) both A and C

Question 7:


a) bourgeoisie ownership with a proletariat ownership
b) proletariat ownership with bourgeoisie ownership
c) bourgeoisie ownership with a political and bureaucratic control
d) none of the above

Question 8:


a) legislation
b) group action
c) all of the above
d) none of the above

Question 9:


a) low level of control of their work
b) lack of work place autonomy
c) all of the above
d) none of the above

Question 10:


a) equality between groups
b) gender equality
c) real consequences (to consider people poor and wealthy)
d) both A and B

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