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Self Test on Knowledge Associated With Worldviews-3 

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. Bridge values involve ________________________. 

1) broadening the scope of an issue          2) dividing people who might unite

3) finding a way to a technological fix      4) finding common ground

5)  identifying the worldview themes in conflict

2. The phrase “considering values in the context of different cultural traditions or belief systems / worldviews” might be part of the definition or description of which of the terms below? 

1) values theory        2) values articulation        3) values clarification

4) culture war           5) axiology

3. Which of the following descriptions is most notably linked to how the opposing sides in an intractable conflict feel about each other?

1) apathetic towards        2) suspicious of         3) tense

4) understand their position, but disagree with it        5) threatened by

4.  The phrase “effort to mediate a situation or disagreement characterized by tension, antagonism, and sides whose differences seem irreconcilable” might be part of the description of which of the terms below? 

1) values articulation     2) values clarification       3) bridge values      

4) conflict resolution            5) attitudinal fix

5. The advice "Don’t just know thyself—be thyself!" might be part of the definition or description of which of the terms below? 

1) culture war        2) cognitive dissonance        3) authenticity 

4) intractable conflicts         5)  central conflict

6. A positive evaluation of someone's  ________________ might be expected to include the phrase "an appreciative sense of one's unique existence."

1) central conflict         2) self actualization        3) self concept 

4)  cognitive dissonance         5) none of the above

7.  Someone exhibiting a high degree of self actualization might be expected to engage in or practice all of the following except which

1)  humility        2) important and meaningful work      3) culture war battles 

4) honesty and naturalness                    5)  transcendence of selfish and personal motivations

8.  Values clarification begins with  _____________________________. 

1) intuition    2) acting consistently in accordance with beliefs

3) formal justification of beliefs     4) privately prizing and cherishing

5)  locating values in a cultural setting

9.  The phrase "the way the world ought to be" is most strongly linked to which word or term below ?

1) ethics           2) practicing what you preach             3) value judgment     

4)  authenticity                       5)  none of the above 

10.  The phrase "a characteristic evaluative orientation " is most strongly linked to which word or term below ?

1) value judgment             2) high self esteem          3) positive self concept

4)  attitude                         5) cognitive perspective


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