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Anthropology Quiz 2

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

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