Anthropology Quiz 2

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Quiz for Chapter 2 of Kottak's Mirror for Humanity.

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