SOC 203 Social Problems Week 2 Quiz

 

SOC 203 Social Problems

Week 2 Quiz

Question 1     

Which country was the first to legalize gay marriage?

The United States

South Africa

  Canada

  The Netherlands

 

Question 2

Annette Laureau’s book Unequal Childhoods suggests that the parents’ ____________________ directly impacts a child’s chances of academic success.

Social class

Religion

Cultural capital

Marital status

 

Question 3

Which of the following is NOT one of the Millennium Goals concerning equitable education practices?

Repurposing classroom space

Provided access for girls

Expanding to rural areas

Hiring more teachers

 

Question 4

Which constitutional amendment granted African and African American residents the right to citizenship?

 

13th

14th

15th

19th

 

Question 5

Racial categories are fixed.

True

False

 

Question 6

Which of the following percentages best categorizes the number of female senior executives at Fortune 500 companies?

 

7%

14%

21%

28%

 

Question 7

Microsoft, Starbucks, and Nike all ___________________ same-sex marriage

Denounce

Support

Allow workers to be in a

Campaign against

 

                        

Question 8

According to the text, economic disparity may lead to ALL BUT ONE of the following:

Health inequality

Fewer job opportunities

Reduced income

  Low voter turnout

 

Question 9

What is one of the primary factors informing a child’s access to quality education?

Gender

Ethnicity

Geographic location

Government

 

Question 10

When were Jim Crow segregation laws imposed in the United States?

The 17th century

The 18th century

The 19th century

  The 20th century