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Chapter 10 flashcards
chapter 10
1) the view that satisfaction during old age is related to a person’s amount and quality of activity : activity theory
2) people born at roughly the same time who pass through the life course together : age cohort
3) prejudice and discrimination directed against people because of their age; can be directed against any age group, including youth : ageism
4) focuses on how the elderly continue ties with their past : continuity theory
5) the view that society is stabilized by having the elderly retire (disengage from) their positions of responsibility so the younger generation can step into their shoes : disengagement theory

Created on December 19, 2014
# of questions: 22
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Chapter 9
chapter 9 quizs
1) the process by which a minority group is absorbed into the mainstream culture : assimilation
2) Theodor Adorno’s term for people who are prejudiced and rank high on scales of conformity, intolerance, insecurity, respect for authority, and submissiveness to superiors : authoritarian personality
3) to separate acts from feelings or attitudes : compartmentalize
4) an act of unfair treatment directed against an individual or a group : discrimination
5) the group with the most power and greatest privileges : dominant group

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# of questions: 28
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Chapter 8
chapter 8 flash cards
1) Durkheim’s term for a condition of society in which people become detached from the norms that usually guide their behavior : anomie
2) Erik Wright’s term for a position in the class structure that generates contradictory interests : contradictory class locations
3) the assumption that the values and behaviors of the poor make them fundamentally different from other people, and that these factors are largely responsible for their poverty : culture of poverty
4) movement down the social class ladder : downward social mobility
5) about the same numbers of people moving up and down the social class ladder, such that, on balance, the social class system shows little change : exchange mobility

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# of questions: 31
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Chapter 7
Chapter 7 flash cards
1) Marx’s term for capitalists, those who own the means of production : bourgeoisie
2) a form of social stratification in which people’s statuses are determined by birth and are lifelong : caste system
3) Marx’s term for awareness of a common identity based on one’s position in the means of production : class consciousness
4) a form of social stratification based primarily on the possession of money or material possessions : class system
5) the process by which one nation takes over another nation, usually for the purpose of exploiting its labor and natural resources : colonialism

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# of questions: 29
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Chapter 6 terms
Sociology 1010
1) the death penalty : capital punishment
2) the idea that two control systems—inner and outer controls—work against our tendencies to deviate : control theory
3) crimes committed by executives in order to benefit their corporation : corporate crime
4) the violation of norms written into law : crime
5) the system of police, courts, and prisons set up to deal with people who are accused of having committed a crime : criminal justice system

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# of questions: 32
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Chapter 4
Soc 1010
1) a position that is earned, accomplished, or involves at least some effort or activity on the individual’s part : achieved status
2) a position an individual either inherits at birth or receives involuntarily later in life : ascribed status
3) places where people rest from their performances, discuss their presentations, and plan future performances : Back Stage
4) one’s ideas about the way life is and the way things ought to work : background assumptions
5) the ways in which people use their bodies to give messages to others : body language

Created on December 18, 2014
# of questions: 36
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Chapter 3

1) what are the definite articles? : il,i,la,le,gli,l',lo
2) what do the definite articles mean? : the
3) what are the indefinite articles? : un,un',uno,una
4) what is the definite article for banco : il
5) what is the definite article for bandiera : la

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# of questions: 24
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history

1) who was the powerful muslim ruler during the third crusade? : saladin
2) who defeated christians at hattin and took jerusalem> : saladin
3) who reunited western Europe for the first time since the Roman Empire? : charlemagne
4) who was the founder of monks? : benedict
5) who defeated harold at the battle of hastings? : william of normandy

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# of questions: 15
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Quiz Set (12/18/2014)

1) How does the boy make you feel when you are around him :

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Verkiezingen Quiz

1) Waar of niet waar:Een democratie betekent dat er altijd een vorst is die niet veel macht heeft. : True
2) Waar of niet waar: De kiesdeler is het aantal stemmen nodig om een zetel voor die partij in de 2de kamer te krijgen. : True
3) Waar of niet waar: De meeste politieke partijen zijn opgericht door het volk zelf. : True
4) Waar of niet waar: Het is verplicht om te gaan stemmen op de 2de kamer verkiezingen. : False
5) Waar of niet waar:De politicus op de posters en die de debatten voert noem je de lijsttrekker. : False

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Biology Final

1) Cnidaria : radial symmetry, bell shaped
2) Arthropoda : jointed appendages, crabs,
3) Echinodermata : spiny skin, sea stars, urchins, everts stomach,
4) Mollusca : snails, Visceral Mass, Mantle, Radula, Foot
5) Chordata : jawless fish, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds, Mammals

Created on December 18, 2014
# of questions: 30
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Quiz Set (12/18/2014)

1) hey : cutie
2) hwy : vgvh

Created on December 18, 2014
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