Chapter 6-7 And Wiki Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Identify and explain 5 terms you learned from the wiki. (Be brief - limit 200 chars per term.) 
  • 2. 
    A change over time in the pronunciation of a set of sounds in a language; e.g. the change of p to v to f sound in pater, vater, and father
    • A. 

      Sound shift

    • B. 

      Toponym

    • C. 

      Lingua franca

    • D. 

      Language divergence

  • 3. 
    The variant of a language that a country’s political and intellectual elite seek to promote as the norm for use in schools, government, and media
    • A. 

      Pidgin language

    • B. 

      Dialect

    • C. 

      National language

    • D. 

      Standard language

  • 4. 
    Russian, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Ukranian, Slovenian, Serbo-Croatian, and Bulgarian
    • A. 

      Germanic languages

    • B. 

      Slavic languages

    • C. 

      Romance languages

    • D. 

      Indo-European language family

  • 5. 
    Countries in which more than one language is spoken.
    • A. 

      Mutual intelligibility

    • B. 

      Multilingual states

    • C. 

      Germanic languages

    • D. 

      Language divergence

  • 6. 
    Place name
    • A. 

      Multilingual state

    • B. 

      Dialect

    • C. 

      Toponym

    • D. 

      Isogloss

  • 7. 
    A common language used among speakers of different language for the purpose of trade or commerce.
    • A. 

      Lingua franca

    • B. 

      Creole

    • C. 

      Isogloss

    • D. 

      Pidgin language

  • 8. 
    Branch that split from Roman Catholicism; remains strong in Eastern Europe and Russia.
    • A. 

      Universalizing religion

    • B. 

      Protestantism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Eastern Orthodox

  • 9. 
    One of the branches of Islam, the majority of followers are located in Iran.
    • A. 

      Daoism

    • B. 

      Shi'a

    • C. 

      Diaspora

    • D. 

      Intrafaith boundary

  • 10. 
    Religious fundamentalism carried to the point of violence.
    • A. 

      Secularism

    • B. 

      Caste system

    • C. 

      Genocide

    • D. 

      Religious extremism

  • 11. 
    Voluntary travel by an adherent to a sacred site to pay respects or participate in a ritual at the site.
    • A. 

      Hajj

    • B. 

      Pilgrimage

    • C. 

      Diaspora

    • D. 

      Zionism

  • 12. 
    A belief system that espouses the idea that there is one true religion that is universal in scope: adherents often believed their religion represents universal truths that are spread through evangelism and missionary work.
    • A. 

      Universalizing religion

    • B. 

      Animism

    • C. 

      Religious extremism

    • D. 

      Ethnic religion

  • 13. 
    A term describing forceful or voluntary dispersal of a people from their homeland to a new place. Originally applied to the Jews, but now used for other population dispersals.
    • A. 

      Animism

    • B. 

      Confucianism

    • C. 

      Diaspora

    • D. 

      Intrafaith boundaries

  • 14. 
    The former Soviet Union adopted _______________ as its official religious policy.
    • A. 

      Orthodox Christianity

    • B. 

      Secular separation of church and state

    • C. 

      Atheism

    • D. 

      An official state Protestant church

  • 15. 
     Official languages such as Spanish and Quechuan in Peru or English and Pilipino in the Philippines reflect
    • A. 

      Linguistic divergence

    • B. 

      The country's history

    • C. 

      Creolization

    • D. 

      A movement toward monolingualism

  • 16. 
    The naming of sports stadiums and other facilities for corporations (e.g. Petco Park, FedEx Field, Coors Field, Reliant Stadium) is an example of
    • A. 

      Memorial toponyms

    • B. 

      Post-modern toponyms

    • C. 

      Commodification

    • D. 

      Deep reconstruction

  • 17. 
    Two Russian scholars have established the core of what they believe is a pre-Proto-Indo-European language named
    • A. 

      Nostratic

    • B. 

      Anatolian

    • C. 

      Etruscan

    • D. 

      Austronesian

    • E. 

      Serbo-romansch

  • 18. 
    Islam is predominate in northern ___________, while traditional religions are predominate in the south.
    • A. 

      Iraq

    • B. 

      Sudan

    • C. 

      Malaysia

    • D. 

      Egypt

  • 19. 
    Zoroastrianism is similar to Islam and Christianity in that it is
    • A. 

      A world religion

    • B. 

      Monotheistic

    • C. 

      A missionary religion

    • D. 

      Polytheistic

  • 20. 
    The Yellow River is to Chinese Philosophy as the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers are to _____________
    • A. 

      Christianity

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Confucianism

    • D. 

      Buddhism

  • 21. 
    In the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the government in 1991 proclaimed that a condition for a judge to be appointed to the country's Islamic courts would be to wear
    • A. 

      A turban

    • B. 

      Sandals

    • C. 

      A veil

    • D. 

      A beard

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