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Self Test on Knowledge Associated With Worldview Theme #35

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. The Protestant work ethic was based on hard work, frugality, and ________.

1) determination    2) morality        3) self reliance

4) organizing labor unions        5)  fundamentalism

2.  A term that means more or less the same as "implementing what is ...reasonable, proper, lawful, right, fair, deserved, or merited" is

1) social contract   2) whistle blowing     3) affirmative action    

4) justice        5) conflict resolution

3. Which of the following associations is inappropriate

1) painful or resentful awareness / envy  

2) wise use movement / gun control part of their agenda

3) looking inside one’s mind / introspection 

4) rebel / working in solidarity with others

5) self actualization/ transcendence of selfish motivation

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

1) union busting        2) boycott         3) civil disobedience

4) non-violent demonstration             5) strike

5. Which of the following involves breaking the law?

1) boycott            2) civil disobedience      3) non-conformity

4) non-violence    5) arbitration

6.   All of the following words might be used to describe someone for whom the Self Reliance worldview theme is a key component of their overall worldview except which ? 

1) relies on own wisdom, skills, efforts    2) non-conformist    

3) disdains government help

4) values help from others    5)  able to cope with life's problems

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

1) rebel                   2) human rights activist               3) terrorist  

4)  conservative      5) environmental activist

8.  Someone for whom the Self Reliance worldview theme is a key component of their overall worldview would embrace or succumb to which of the following?

1) a lobbyist's message      2) persuasive communication

3) peer pressure                 4) envy                   5) individualism 

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) anti-corporate movement /driven by anti-globalization


10. All of the following belong together except which?

1) trickster   2) giraffe   3) whistleblower 

4) activist      5) separatist


       For Worldview Theme(s) #35

       Your Score on the Self Test = correct out of 10 possible


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