Anthropology Quiz 2

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

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