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Social Problems, Fourth Edition: Chapter 05

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) polygamy involves one man having multiple wives whereas polyamory involves both men and women having access to multiple partners
b) women have access to multiple partners
c) women having multiple partners and women having single partners
d) polyamory involves one man having multiple wives whereas polygamy involves both men and women having access to multiple partners

Question 2:


a) racial
b) religious
c) ethnic
d) visible

Question 3:


a) gender equality
b) diversity
c) Anglo-conformity
d) heterosexism

Question 4:


a) negatively with fundamentality
b) positively with instability
c) positively with fundamentality
d) positively with immutibility

Question 5:


a) what makes a family
b) what families do
c) what we want from families
d) all of the above

Question 6:


a) not be caused by homophobia
b) worsen because of homophobia
c) get out of control by insensitivities of doctors
d) all of the above

Question 7:


a) gay bashing
b) institutional completeness
c) appearance norms
d) immutability

Question 8:


a) alternative representations of sexuality and gender
b) status symbol
c) religious ritualism
d) mental illness

Question 9:


a) homosexuality is the result of nurture, not nature
b) homosexuality is the result of nature, not nurture
c) homosexuality is not related to biology
d) homosexuality is a learned social behaviour

Question 10:


a) asexuality
b) romanticism
c) patriarchy
d) feminism

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