Colorism Quiz

5 Questions | Total Attempts: 173

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Colorism Quiz

This quiz is to be taken after exploring the resources of Investigation Two of the curriculum web Through Society's Lens.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    During the Barbie Doll test, most black children chose the black doll as the one that was smart.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Colorism is a kind of prejudice.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Colorism is focused on a single group of individuals (i.e., all people of Indian descent).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    During the Barbie Doll test, most children chose the white doll as the one that was nice.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A "proof" of colorism's existence is that blacks with a lighter complection seem to be more successful in areas like business and entertainment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False