Anthropology Final Exam Quiz Questions

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Anthropology Final Exam Quiz Questions - Quiz

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  • 1. 
    ____ ____are a cultural category of female and male, the way people are expected to behave.
  • 2. 
    Culturally and socially determined roles based on expected roles of males and females is _____.
  • 3. 
    An egalitarian view of gender roles is ____ ______.
  • 4. 
    Inequity among sexes- generally with women of lesser value is ___ ________.
  • 5. 
    ____ is biologically whether a person is male or female, _____ is performative and culturally determined.
  • 6. 
    A set of customs for making and enforcing decisions, resolving disputes and regulating behavior of its members is _____ _________.
  • 7. 
    The four types of political organization are:_____ -egalitarian, informal leadership (hunt&gather)_____- reciprocal, situational leadership (hort)_____- rank, formal, permanent hereditary(ag)_____- stratified, specialized roles (indust)
  • 8. 
    ____ ___ are ways people are expected to act in a culture based off of informal and formal means.
  • 9. 
    ___ ____ is how a society follows social roles.
  • 10. 
    What are 3 informal means of social control? Describe 2 forms of formal social control.
  • 11. 
    Name three ways which people are socially differentiated. (There are LOTS of ways)
  • 12. 
    What are the three dimensions to social stratification?
  • 13. 
    Name three types of societies:_____- hunter gatherers, people have equal access to wealth, power and prestige_____- able to do what you want despite the will of others_____-market exchange, industrial, caste systems, need to have wealth, power, prestige
  • 14. 
    In a ___ society, no one can move up in rank because one may only marry within one's _(same)_.In a _____ society one can move up thru marriage.
  • 15. 
    (yes or no)Is social mobility a reality? Does it happen often?
  • 16. 
    Explain the difference:____ is a biological difference with physical characteristics_____ is a cultural difference such as behavior mannerisms and speech patterns
  • 17. 
    ____ is an attempt by humans to appeal to supernatural power for help/guidance.
  • 18. 
    What are the 3 goals of religion?
  • 19. 
    ____ attempts to control and manipulate to heal or hurt.____ is an attempt by humans to appeal to a supernatural power for help/guidance.
  • 20. 
    ____ control forces by thinking about them. (authority one is born with)_____ use incantations and potions.(attempt)
  • 21. 
    What are the social functions of religion? psychological?
  • 22. 
    ____ cults- least complex____ cults- part time shamans, medium complexity ____ cults-ordinary people conducting rituals____ cults- highly complex religious systems, full time clergy
  • 23. 
    5 elements art is defined by:should be ___produce ___ ____________________ ____
  • 24. 
    Functions of art in society include:emotional gratification for the artist and viewer, social integration (political and religious), social control, challenge authority.If these are right, can i get a hell yeah?
  • 25. 
    Culture is always changing so it is __  __.

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