Final Exam For Anthropology

23 Questions | Total Attempts: 33

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Anthropology Quizzes & Trivia

Quiz will be on chapters 24 and 26. Multiple choice, mathcing, and essay.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are rites of intensification?
    • A. 

      Mark crisis points for groups

    • B. 

      Radical cultural reform

    • C. 

      Ways to explain misfortune

    • D. 

      Voodoo

  • 2. 
    What is withcraft?
    • A. 

      Problems that are solved by using spells

    • B. 

      Ways to explain misfortune for things in society

    • C. 

      Magical gestures, spells, and rituals

    • D. 

      Incantations of evil people

  • 3. 
    Animism is...
    • A. 

      Fear of ones self

    • B. 

      Rituals and ceremonies

    • C. 

      Clone wars

    • D. 

      Spirits that exist within natural things and beings (bears, trees)

  • 4. 
    Divination is...
    • A. 

      Rivitalization movements

    • B. 

      Integrating cultural traits

    • C. 

      Procedure or ritual designed to find out about what is knowable by ordinary means; telling the future.

    • D. 

      Plain and simple yet elegant

  • 5. 
    What is contagious magic?
    • A. 

      Mark crisis points

    • B. 

      Things that have been in contact remain in contact

    • C. 

      Magic that can be allowed to travel and intertwine with other spells

    • D. 

      Moving magic

  • 6. 
    What is religion?
    • A. 

      A way to explain misfortune

    • B. 

      Something people rely on to get them through hard times

    • C. 

      Beliefs and patterns of behavior by which people try to control

    • D. 

      Bull

  • 7. 
    What is animatism?
    • A. 

      Non personified spirit (impersonal)

    • B. 

      Things that are incontact with a moving plane

    • C. 

      Stages of life

    • D. 

      Something that is evil

  • 8. 
    Revitalization movements...
    • A. 

      Procedure or ritual designed to find out about what is knowable.

    • B. 

      Radical cultural reform in responsw to widespread social reform and collective feelings of great stress and despair.

    • C. 

      Hunting and gathering and sometimes food foraging

    • D. 

      None

  • 9. 
    What is a shaman?
    • A. 

      Religious specialist with altered state of consciousness

    • B. 

      A full time spiritual leader

    • C. 

      A navajo indian

    • D. 

      An evil spirit

  • 10. 
    What is a priest?
    • A. 

      A part time spiritual leader

    • B. 

      An informed god or goddess

    • C. 

      A full time spiritual leader

    • D. 

      All

  • 11. 
    What is a rite of passage?
    • A. 

      Mark bad crisis points

    • B. 

      Mark important points in individual life.

    • C. 

      A way of travel after death

    • D. 

      All

  • 12. 
    What are the three stages of rite of passage?
    • A. 

      Separation, anxiety, death

    • B. 

      Life, death, after life

    • C. 

      Well, get sick, heal

    • D. 

      Separation, transition, incorporation

  • 13. 
    Why does religion exist?
  • 14. 
    What is the difference between the types of supernatural powers and beings?
  • 15. 
    Priests vs. shamans.
  • 16. 
    How are witch hunts used for social control?
  • 17. 
    What chapter is this
  • 18. 
    What is primary inovation?
    • A. 

      The number one choice of rituals

    • B. 

      Creation, invention, or chance discovery of new idea, method, or device.

    • C. 

      Understanding the basic knowledge

    • D. 

      None

  • 19. 
    What is genocide?
    • A. 

      A type of deadly chemical

    • B. 

      A basic rule of pricipals

    • C. 

      Extermination of someone by another

    • D. 

      All

  • 20. 
    Diffusion is
  • 21. 
    What is secondary innovation?
    • A. 

      The secondary emotion of witch craft

    • B. 

      New and delibrate application or modification of an existing idea

    • C. 

      All

    • D. 

      None

  • 22. 
    What is acculturation?
    • A. 

      Massive culture change that occurs in a society when it experiences intensivecontact with another society.

    • B. 

      Encourages individulas to supress

    • C. 

      Harvest time for souls in ancient indian tribes

    • D. 

      None

  • 23. 
    What is syncretism?
    • A. 

      At the same time

    • B. 

      A way of life

    • C. 

      Hits

    • D. 

      Integrating cultural traits and adapting it in a new way