Practice Quiz Culture #1

8 Questions | Total Attempts: 76

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Culture Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1. A common language.
    • A. 

      Literary Tradition

    • B. 

      Oral Tradition

    • C. 

      Lingua Franca

    • D. 

      Franglais

    • E. 

      Dialect

  • 2. 
    A belief that everything has a spirit.
    • A. 

      Fundamentalism

    • B. 

      Polytheism

    • C. 

      Monotheism

    • D. 

      Deism

    • E. 

      Animism

  • 3. 
    1. Practices of customs that span several different cultures, large heterogeneous groups.
    • A. 

      Folk Culture

    • B. 

      Popular Culture

    • C. 

      Habit

    • D. 

      Taboo

    • E. 

      Core-Domain-Sphere

  • 4. 
    1. A collection of languages related to each other through a common ancestor long before recorded history.
    • A. 

      Language Family

    • B. 

      Language Branch

    • C. 

      Dialect

    • D. 

      Pidgen Language

    • E. 

      Creole Language

  • 5. 
    A language boundary.
    • A. 

      Core-Domain-Periphery

    • B. 

      Ecumene

    • C. 

      Cultural Transition Zone

    • D. 

      Isogloss

    • E. 

      Taboo

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is not a universalizing religion?
    • A. 

      Christianity

    • B. 

      Islam

    • C. 

      Sikhism

    • D. 

      Hinduism

    • E. 

      Buddhism

  • 7. 
    What factor leads to the creation of a new language?
    • A. 

      Isolation

    • B. 

      Diffusion of folk culture

    • C. 

      Diffusion of popular culture

    • D. 

      Military conquest

    • E. 

      Exploration

  • 8. 
    Who developed the Kurgen Hearth Theory?
    • A. 

      Renfew

    • B. 

      Gimbutas

    • C. 

      Sauer

    • D. 

      Wallerstein

    • E. 

      Malthus