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Self Test B on Knowledge Associated With Choice #31

Respond to each of the 10 multiple choice questions below by typing the number 1 to 5 of the answer you wish to select in the response box. When finished, click "process your responses".

1. A word that means more or less the same as belief in valuing and maintaining traditions is _____________.

1) individualism        2) superstition       3) conservatism        4) paternalism        5) traditionalist

2.  Which of the following might be most easily confused based on who is doing the categorizing? 

1)  "giraffes" and timid people           2) farmers and hunter-gatherers        3)  traditionalists and atheists    

4) freedom fighters and terrorists                5) police and protestors  

3. The phrase “voluntarily limiting your choices or restraining yourself for the good of the family, tribe, village, community, etc ” might be part of the definition or description of which of the terms below? 

1) individualism                 2) accepting personal responsibility

3) pluralism             4) conservatism             5) leveling mechanism

4. All of the following are conceivable tactics of grassroots' activists and those involved in human rights struggles except which?

1) union busting        2) boycott         3) civil disobedience

4) non-violent demonstration             5) strike

5. All of the following movements are basically about fighting discrimination  and battling for equal opportunity rights for a particular group  except the _______________movement. 

1) civil rights          2) climate         3) disability rights              4) LBGT           5) ERA 

6.   Someone valuing the Valuing Traditions / Status Quo worldview theme would be least comfortable with  ___________________. 

1) androcentrism     2) liturgies      3) sexism            4)  feminism            5) family values    

7.  Someone valuing the Working for Change theme might be labeled as all of the following except which? 

1) rebel                   2) human rights activist               3) terrorist  

4)  conservative      5) environmental activist

8.   The phrase “belief that has roots in cultural or religious tradition despite lack of supporting justification or evidence” might be part of the definition of which of the terms below? 

1) social norm    2) folklore        3) myths        4) rites of passage        5) superstition 

9. Which of the following associations is inappropriate?

1) intractable conflicts / opponents' worldviews conflict

2) human rights struggles / liberals typically oppose

3) tactic to divide people / exacerbate ethnic differences

4) persuasive communication method/ present both sides

5) protest  / provides feedback to "powers that be" 


10. Which of the following associations is inappropriate ?

1)  folklore / the written, recorded traditions of a culture       2) Confucianism / filial piety   

3)  traditionalist / Catholic Church       4)  moral obligation / feeling bound 

5)   religion / belief system associated with traditionally defined or formally institutionalized ceremonies or rituals


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