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Self Test on Knowledge Associated With Worldviews-2 

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) cultural literacy        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 phrase “assessing impacts and identifying tradeoffs” might be part of the definition or description of which of the terms below? 

1) technocracy    2) reverse engineering   3) technology assessment

4) intractable conflicts        5)  central conflict

6. The definition of "ethics" links this to right and wrong ________

1) values           2) beliefs         3) judgments

4)  conduct        5) none of the above

7.  The term "core knowledge" might most logically be part of a definition or description of which term below?  

1) cognitive dissonance      2) value judgment         3) cultural literacy

4)   bridge values        5) central conflict

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)  scientific literacy     5)  none of the above 

10.  Tension can be released and _______________result when some incongruity or incompatibility suddenly becomes evident.     1) laughter       2) cultural literacy                     3) financial literacy    4) cognitive dissonance    5) conflict resolution


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