Anthropology Quizzes & Trivia

To put it simply, anthropology is the study of human kind. In general, how much do you really know about human beings? In some ways, our habits, characteristics, and abilities are still a mystery to us today. Whether you’re an anthropologist or you just took that intro class in high school, this quiz has a little something for everyone to enjoy!

Did you know that there are four separate branches of anthropology? Can you name all four? Do you know what the pre-historic purpose of Stonehenge was? Are you able to give the definition of the word anthropomorphic? If you are, then this quiz is for you! Test just how much you know about the human race and the fascinating cultures that we are grouped into throughout the world and enjoy these fun and enlightening trivia questions.

People have different cultures and when you choose to study cultural anthropology you get to cover these cultures in details and explain the changes they have undergone. Based on the first topics we covered this year we have...

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    What are the four sub-fields of anthropology ?

If you are on the lookout for a series quizzes to help you in your anthropology finals look no further. The test below is the seventh in the series of tests and is aimed at keeping your memory fresh and ensuring you pass your...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 496   |  Last updated: Sep 24, 2018
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    Which of the following was a characteristic shared by recent foraging communities?

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Questions: 43  |  Attempts: 302   |  Last updated: Dec 4, 2015
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    The behavior of a dog learning commands shares all the following characteristics with a cultural behavior EXCEPT:

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Questions: 47  |  Attempts: 275   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    The idea of biological evolution goes back to?

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Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 275   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    Science is?




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Anthropology Questions & Answers


What is it? A formal research instrument containing a pre-set series of questions that the anthropologist ask in a face-to-face setting, by mail, or by e-mail.
The right answer from the choices is D. Questionnaire and interview can be confusing since both require a need to answer questions. A questionnaire requires a set of pre-made questions to be asked to the interviewee while an interview can ask questio
What are the four sub-fields of anthropology ?
Biological , Archaeology, Linguistic, and Cultural anthropology
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