Social Studies Ccslc Practice Test

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  • 1. 
    Lately, Tristan’s aunt has been noticing that he wants to make decisions for himself, spend more time with his friends and is more aware of himself and how he looks. Tristan is MOST likely becoming
    • A. 

      A child

    • B. 

      An adult

    • C. 

      An adolescent

    • D. 

      An elderly person

  • 2. 
    Which of the following CORRECTLY identifies  the  stages of human development?
    • A. 

      Infancy, adulthood, adolescence

    • B. 

      Senescence, adulthood, childhood

    • C. 

      Childhood, adolescence, senescence

    • D. 

      Infancy, senescence, adulthood

  • 3. 
    Which of the following are desirable for healthy social interaction?I.        CaringII.       UnderstandingIII.       Exercising regularly
    • A. 

      I and II only

    • B. 

      I and III only

    • C. 

      II and III only

    • D. 

      I, II, and III

  • 4. 
    Which of the following could be classified as a need for a teenager?
    • A. 

      A vehicle

    • B. 

      A cellular phone

    • C. 

      A good education

    • D. 

      Brand name clothing

  • 5. 
    Items 5–6 refer to the following table that shows some of the main steps in the decision-making process. These steps are NOT in the correct order.STEPS IN DECISION-MAKING PROCESS1.  selecting the best 2. defining the problem3.  Implementing a solution4.  Developing an alternative5.  Gathering information6.  Which of the following is the correct order of the steps to complete the decision-making process? 
    • A. 

      1, 3, 2, 5, 4

    • B. 

      2, 5, 4, 1, 3

    • C. 

      1, 4, 5, 2, 3

    • D. 

      5, 2, 4, 1, 3

  • 6. 
    Which of the following should be included to complete the decision-making process?
    • A. 

      Allocating and assigning the task

    • B. 

      Participating and making answers

    • C. 

      Discussing and selecting the problem

    • D. 

      Reviewing and monitoring the problem

  • 7. 
    Items 7–9 refer to the following family tree. Study the information carefully and then answer the items.+ means marriedWhat is Stacey Bob’s maiden name?
    • A. 

      Scott

    • B. 

      Jones

    • C. 

      Carty

    • D. 

      Brown

  • 8. 
    How many of Stacey’s aunts are identified in the diagram?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 9. 
    Stacey, James and their children were living with their parents for some time. They recently bought and moved into their own home. Which of the following types of family structure describes their new household?
    • A. 

      Nuclear

    • B. 

      Blended

    • C. 

      Extended

    • D. 

      Single parent

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is LEAST likely to affect the economic function of the family?
    • A. 

      More working hours for men

    • B. 

      Greater job opportunities for women

    • C. 

      Father and mother receiving higher wages

    • D. 

      Father and mother helping in domestic chores

  • 11. 
    “Sit properly at the dining table!” said Mrs Small to her son, John. What function of the family is being demonstrated by Mrs Small?
    • A. 

      Affection

    • B. 

      Economic

    • C. 

      Procreation

    • D. 

      Socialization

  • 12. 
    James, who possesses a positive self-image, is MOST likely to
    • A. 

      Work hard and be motivated

    • B. 

      Plan how to prevent the success of others

    • C. 

      Fight with those who speak negatively about him

    • D. 

      Discriminate against the less fortunate

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is a characteristic of a formal group?
    • A. 

      Antagonism

    • B. 

      Mutual goals

    • C. 

      Self-Interest

    • D. 

      Power Struggle

  • 14. 
    Which of the following situations would MOST likely result in conflict between a parent and a child?
    • A. 

      The child’s constant use of social media

    • B. 

      The child attends choir practice regularly

    • C. 

      The parent expresses concern when the child seems upset

    • D. 

      The parent attends parent-teacher meetings at school

  • 15. 
    Which of the following measures will help to resolve domestic disputes?
    • A. 

      A state of emergency

    • B. 

      Increased fines

    • C. 

      Corporal punishment

    • D. 

      Conflict resolution

  • 16. 
    Which characteristics should a role model possess?I.     HonestyII.    FairnessIII.   Inflexibility
    • A. 

      I and II

    • B. 

      I and III

    • C. 

      II and III

    • D. 

      I, II, and III

  • 17. 
    Which of the following activities is an example of showing respect for national symbols?
    • A. 

      Standing at the playing of the national anthem

    • B. 

      Standing at the playing of the national anthem

    • C. 

      Using local instruments to play the national anthem

    • D. 

      Draping a coffin with the national flag

  • 18. 
    The arm of government which is responsible for making policies is the
    • A. 

      Senate

    • B. 

      Judiciary

    • C. 

      Executive

    • D. 

      Legislative

  • 19. 
    Jerome wants to be a model citizen. Which of the following should he practise?
    • A. 

      Disregarding the flag

    • B. 

      Encouraging violence

    • C. 

      Disobeying traffic signs

    • D. 

      Paying taxes

  • 20. 
    All students have a right to an education. As students, they have a responsibility to
    • A. 

      Attend only their favourite classes

    • B. 

      Be regular at classes

    • C. 

      Complete Mathematics assignments

    • D. 

      Obey some of the school rules

  • 21. 
    When purchasing prepackaged food items, consumers must pay attention to
    • A. 

      Expiry dates

    • B. 

      Expiry dates

    • C. 

      Repossession policies

    • D. 

      Warranty provisions

  • 22. 
    Which of the following are normally associated with a wise consumer?I.     Preparing a budgetII.    Utilizing discountsIII.   Purchasing brand-name products 
    • A. 

      I and II

    • B. 

      I and III

    • C. 

      II and III

    • D. 

      I, II and III

  • 23. 
    The government of a Caribbean country is considering passing laws to prevent the building of houses in waterways. Which of the following social problems would this action by the government help to solve?
    • A. 

      Poverty

    • B. 

      Flooding

    • C. 

      Deforestation

    • D. 

      Housing shortage Housing shortage Housing shortage Housing shortage

  • 24. 
    Item 24 refers to the following scenario.Sonia: I don’t know what to do. I caught my son, who is only 14 years old, smoking marijuana.Larry: Girl, I don’t know what to tell you. I have two teenage children and both of them smoke the stuff as well.Which of the following actions should both parents consider to assist their children? 
    • A. 

      Reduce their allowance

    • B. 

      Send them to a recreational centre

    • C. 

      Take them to a drug rehabilitation centre

    • D. 

      Leave them in the care of a Correction Officer

  • 25. 
    Susan   Sommers’    weekly  pay  was decreased         by      10%       without      any explanation     given     to     her     by     her supervisor. Her supervisor violated her right to
    • A. 

      A fair day’s pay

    • B. 

      Join a union

    • C. 

      Safety on the job

    • D. 

      Satisfactory working conditions

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