Anthropology Quiz 2

32 Questions  I  By LeighD
Quiz for Chapter 2 of Kottak's Mirror for Humanity.

  
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1.  Traits that are _______ are unique to certain cultures.
2.  Culture is ______.
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3.  How do symbols affect culture?
4.  Everyone is cultured, not just the elite, T/F?
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B.
5.  Nuclear family is an examle of a cultural...
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6.  Culture is affected mainly by genes, T/F?
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B.
7.  Reliance on cultural means of adaption has (increased or decreased or has not changed) during human evolution.
8.  Describe globalization.
9.  Extensive borrowing or exchange of cultural features when groups have continual first hand contact is?A. GlobalizationB. Cultural diffusionC. AcculturationD. Enculturation
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B.
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10.  What are some examples of  biologically based universals?
11.  Maladaptive traits are those that...
12.  Describe practice theory.
13.  Cultures are _______, patterned systems.
14.  Culture is not shared by individuals as members of society, T/F?
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B.
15.  What are symbols?
16.  Other animals have culture, T/F?
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B.
17.  Culture is transmitted through _______.
18.  How does culture impact biological urges?
19.  Describe three levels of culture.
20.  ________ encompasses all aspects of human group behavior.
21.  What is "enculturation?"
22.  What is diffusion?
23.  On the positive side, ethnocentrism can contribute to a feeling of social ______ among people.
24.  If you change one aspect of a cultural system then...
25.  Culture can be adaptive or maladaptive, T/F?
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B.
26.  Particularities are increasingly (rare/common) because of _______ ______. (_____, _____ ______)
27.  Ethnocentrism is...
28.  Traits that are _______ are found in every culture.
29.  Culture depends one's ability to...
30.  Describe cultural relativism and its limits.
31.  Traits that are _______ are common to several but not all human groups.
32.  Culture includes our...
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