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Thinking About Sociology, Second Edition - Chapter 17

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) An automatic or passive activity
b) The non-commercial aspect of production and consumption
c) Exactly the same popular culture
d) A cultural phenomena produced for mass consumption

Question 2:


a) Participatory culture
b) Collectivism
c) Group think
d) Popular culture

Question 3:


a) Hegemony
b) Dogma
c) Propaganda
d) Ideology

Question 4:


a) Karl Marx
b) Max Weber
c) Emile Durkheim
d) Pierre Bourdieu

Question 5:


a) The French Revolution
b) The Post-Industrial Revolution
c) The American Revolution
d) The Industrial Revolution

Question 6:


a) Many-to-one
b) One-to-many
c) Many-to-many
d) One-to-one

Question 7:


a) Mass customization
b) Collaborative customization
c) Adaptive customization
d) Cosmetic customization

Question 8:


a) 5 hours
b) 9 hours
c) 21 hours
d) 27 hours

Question 9:


a) Multi-viewing
b) Mobile subscription
c) Mass consumption
d) Dual screening

Question 10:


a) Physical violence
b) Sexual content
c) Psychological violence
d) Sexual violence

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