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Social Problems, Fourth Edition: Chapter 04

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) religious edicts
b) scientific theories
c) all of the above
d) none of the above

Question 2:


a) discrimination
b) insulting attitudes
c) stereotypes based on gender
d) all of the above

Question 3:


a) packages of qualities and behaviours that people in our society expect to find in typical men and women
b) qualities inculcated in men and women through socialization
c) stereotypes of men and women
d) all of the above

Question 4:


a) at home
b) in the workplace
c) in politics
d) all of the above

Question 5:


a) Day care settings
b) Sexual offenses
c) Spousal assaults
d) Dating violence

Question 6:


a) stressful personal events and violence
b) alcohol addictions and violence
c) long-term habits and violence
d) none of the above

Question 7:


a) young women recruits in the cadet program are vulnerable to sexual harassment
b) women in higher ranks fear potential repercussions of speaking out against sexual conduct of male officers
c) sexual misconduct exists only on some levels of the armed forces
d) both A and B

Question 8:


a) men’s rights movement
b) Christian men’s movement
c) Promise Keepers
d) all of the above

Question 9:


a) Norway
b) Canada
c) Sweden
d) Finland

Question 10:


a) create gender inequality
b) perpetuate existing gender inequalities
c) attack gender inequality
d) both A and C

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