Trivia Quiz: Do You Know About Social Welfare Policy And Services?

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Trivia Quiz: Do You Know About Social Welfare Policy And Services?

Do you know about social welfare policy and services, or are you just getting to cover some of the basics? If you are looking for a way to refresh your understanding of this practice, you are in luck as the simple trivia quiz will help you do just that. Why don’t you give it a try and keep an eye out for others like it!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the definition of social constructionism?
  • 2. 
    Policies (e.g., laws, rules, regulations, and legislation) are driven by the dominant class and their interests.
  • 3. 
    An integral component of the social policy process is looking at the ______ (e.g., historical, political, social, and economic) in which a policy was created.
  • 4. 
    Although we will try to separate these contexts and their relevant analytical dimensions into distinct categories, in real life, they seldom separate, but act interdependently of each other.
  • 5. 
    From a historical perspective, _________, ________, and __________ are provisional.
  • 6. 
    The relationship between past and current social conditions relevant to a given social problem/policy.
  • 7. 
    Policymaking is a very _________________ enterprise.
  • 8. 
    ________ and _______________ influence values and decisions.
  • 9. 
    We live in a materialistic profit-driven society.  Policymakers may want to help people, but at what sacrifice to themselves or their constituents?  When social welfare comes at the expense of individual well-being chances are social problems, and the plight of less fortunate and marginalized populations will be ignored. Some people and some social groups actually benefit from other’s social problems.   It is called the "______________" ___________.