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In early Puritan culture young couples were allowed to share a bed as long as they were clothed and wrapped in sheets. What was this practice called?

Bundling

What is one way that Margaret Sanger influenced sexuality history?

She was an advocate for birth control

In early Chinese culture, what was true related to the practice of polygamy?

It was a common practice

In 1973, the American Psychiatric Association:

Removed homosexuality from its list of psychiatric disorders

What best describe the term platonic?

A loving friendship devoid of sexual contact or desire

What is a quadruped?

Any animal that walks on four legs

Margaret Sanger argued that masturbation caused mental illness.

False

What term below refers to a lifestyle that rejects sensual pleasures such as drinking alcohol, eating rich food or engaging in sex?

Asceticism

According to your text, which woman's work had the most profound influence on women's sexuality for the first half of the 20th century?

Margaret Sanger

What was the name for a man who had his testicles and/or penis removed to prevent him from engaging in sexual activity?

Eunuch

Due to the media's use of digitally altered images of the face and body, some countries have proposed legislation that would require warning labels on photos that have been retouched.

True

Sexuality is considered a uniquely human trait

True

The Kama Sutra contains guidance to couples about the dangers of having passion with sexual relations.

False

The Comstock Act of 1873 allowed people access to contraception if they were married.

False

Early Christianity led to all of the following EXCEPT:

An appreciation for the eroticism of women

By the late Middle Ages, women were:

Elevated to a place of purity and considered almost perfect

Among the following, which discipline is not involved in the study of human sexuality?

Sexology, Anthropology, Political Science

What best describes the role of sexologists?

Study sexual behaviors scientifically

What was the main contribution of the Greek culture in Western history?

One of the few major civilizations to successfully institute homosexuality

What best describes the view of women during the Victorian Era?

Virtuous, refined, delicate and fragile

The Comstock Act of 1873:

outlawed the mailing of articles on contraception

The purpose of anti-miscegenation laws was to make ____ illegal.

Interracial sex

What was the 19th century cure for hysteria?

The vibrator

According to your textbook, why did Paul condemn sexuality?

He did not want love of humans to compete with love of God

What is TRUE about the relationship between white settlers and minority groups in the US?

Native Americans were criticized for attitudes toward premarital sex and practice of polygamy.

Who conducted most sexuality research in the late 19th century?

Physicians

Queer theory supports slow, steady social change.

False

Which of the following best fits the findings of cross-cultural studies?

Female orgasmic ability differs significantly from culture to culture

4. What did Freud believe takes place during the phallic stage of development?

Girls develop penis envy

5. Sexuality research has become fragmented over the last few decades.

True

6. Researchers using methods of direct observation find that getting participants for their studies is fairly easy among college student populations.

False

4. Which of the following best describes the present day field of sexuality research?

still in its early ages

5. Which researcher founded the Institute for Sexology and believing that homosexuality was genetic, argued for the repeal of laws against homosexuality and bisexuality?

Magnus Hirschfeld

What best describes the most recent US approach to sex research?

Problem driven and underfunded

In an experiment, what variable does the experimenter manipulate?

Independent variable

Sociological theorists analyze gender roles as the most significant way that an individuals sexuality identity is formed.

False

Which theorists would recommend treating sexual disorders by rewarding desired behaviors?

Behaviorists

Freud is to case study as Masters and Johnson are to

Observation

What is a major limitation of the case study method of research?

The results cannot be generalized to a larger group of people

Why are findings from the National College Health Assessment possibly not generalizable?

Schools pay to participate in the study

According to sociological theory, what is the first factory that influences our values about what is sexually right or wrong?

Family

Which group conducted a well-known global study of sexuality?

Pfizer Pharmaceuticals

"Women have sexual appetites equal to men and they do not necessarily need men to satisfy those appetites." Which researcher would agree most strongly with this statement?

Katherine Bement Davis

How did the National Health and Social Life Survey of the early 1990s have improved results from Kinsey's work several decades earlier?

It used better sampling techniques

According to evolutionary theory, we enter a sexual relationship to

pass on our genes

If Freud is correct, sexual urges are LEASY important while a child is in which stage?

Latency

Behavioral theory is to operant conditioning as humanistic theory is to

Self Actualization

Who was the first researcher to ask Americans about their sexual behavior, finding in his/her study that most of the US women surveyed thought sexual intercourse was for pleasure and reproduction?

Clelia Mosher

In the 2010 National Survey of Sexual Health and Behavior, findings showed that the rate of vaginal intercourse among heterosexual teens is increasing rapidly.

False

A university student spent hours answer hundreds of questions asked by an interviewer. The questions were easy to understand and the student was assured all responses would remain confidential. The student might have been a participant in a study done by which researcher(s)?

Alfred Kinsey

Which type of culture is more likely to express thoughts, feelings and ideas as directly as possible?

A low context culture

What category/style of communication skills do people tend to prefer when they want to discuss strategies or learn more about a topic?

Instrumentally-oriented

If a gender - specific behavior is largely determined by culture, what is that behavior most accurately called?

a gender role

Where is the majority of a person's gaze directed during a typical conversation?

The eyes, nose, and mouth of the other person

According to Tannen, women tend to use rapport talk while men use report talk

True

Who would likely be the BEST at decoding and translating nonverbal communication?

Morgan a 25 year old woman

According to Epstein, what aspect of human behavior perpetuates gender inequalities?

Dichotomous thinking

According to your text, what are some of the ways society has contributed to increasing fears of men?

All of These (Americans most wanted, the mall, airlines)

Cognitive development theory suggests that gender attitudes change predictably as children get older because:

Children pass through stages of development related to their ability to process information

What statement below does Margaret Mead's famous discussion about the Tchambuli tribe of New Guinea provide support for?

Human culture can transcend biology

According to communication experts, what type of speech pattern decreases the speaker's perceived assertiveness in speech?

Disclaimers

What do Maltz and Borker suggest related to head - nodding in conversations between men and women?

There are differences in meanings between women's nods and men's nods during conversations

Iran has one of the highest rates of sexual reassignment surgery in the world

True

What conversation technique is critical in maintaining healthy and satisfying sexual relationships?

Self - disclosure

What factor (s) contribute to communication problems for couples?

Health problems, inability to self-disclose, economic stressors

What theory would most likely have the motto "nature not nurture"?

Evolutionary

What is an example of using a hedge in conversation?

I think it is kind of cold in here, would you mind turning down there air?

According to the onion theory of communication, what best describes how we reveal ourselves to others?

We share about ourselves beginning with the least personal

Gender roles are fundamentally innate

False

According to research findings, what is true related to nonverbal communication patterns?

As people age, they begin to lose their ability to recognize emotional expression

In one research study that asked men and women to report how they express their consent to engage in sex with a partner, what did most report?

Most said nothing at all.

What best describes the three goals of communication discussed In your chapter?

the three goals compete with each other

Critics of Tannen's work regarding kar question her assumption that:

Gender is biologically based

What is true of Turner's syndrome?

It affects only females

What is a quadruped?

Any animal that walks on four legs

What best describes the term platonic?

A loving friendship devoid of sexual contact or desire

What is our best guess about the function of pederasty in ancient Greece?

It allowed men to display their social and political power?

The ancient Greeks institutionalized homosexuality successfully.

True

What best describes how semen was viewed in early Chinese civilization?

Sacred and precious

In 1973, the American Psychiatric Association:

Removed homosexuality from its list of psychiatric disorders

The ancient Roman society emphasized the natural blending of masculine and feminine principles as part of the procreative process.

False

What was one result of the Social Hygiene Movement?

Laws were passed mandating blood tests before marriage

According to the Christian Bible, what best describes Jesus' view on sexuality?

He taught that men should be held to the same standards of adultery, divorce and remarriage as women.

According to the 19th century medical mode, homosexuality is a sin

False

The Kama Sutra contains guidance to couples about the dangers of having passion within sexual relations

False

What's was a main contribution of the Greek culture in Western history?

One of the few major civilizations to successful institute homosexuality.

According to the free love movement began in the 1820s, what should be prerequisite to sexual relations be?

Love

When human began to walk upright, how did sexuality change?

The sensual aspect of intercourse became more important

What best describes the role of sexologists?

Study sexual behavior scientifically

Sexuality is considered a uniquely human trait.

True

What was a main contribution of Hebrew thought on sexual attitudes in the western world?

The emphasis on sexual relations and love within a marital union

During the Middle Ages, who would a man enlist before marriage to help teach him the secrets of love and the ways of restoring potency?

An Entrmetteuse

According to your text, which woman's work had the most profound influence on women's sexuality for the first half of the 20th century?

Margaret Sanger

What best describes most teen shows in the U.S.?

Most teen shows have high sexual content and minimal information on the risks associated with sexual activity.

In early puritan culture young couples were allowed to share a bed as long as they were clothed and wrapped in sheets. What was this practice called?

Bundling

How did the feminist movement contribute to the development of women's sexuality?

It advocated for sexual satisfaction among women

Temple prostitutes were women who would have sex with worshippers to provide money for the temple.

True

Based on India's primary religious system of Hinduism and the concept of karma, what best describes the state of being a woman?

Punishment for sins committed in previous lives.

What best describes marriage and sexual relations in ancient Rome?

They were seen as a means to improve one's economic and social standing

Which theorist would most likely say, "how one behaves as a man or a woman is controlled primarily by our genes?

Biological

A research process is a set of assumptions, principles and methods that help a research understand the nature of the phenomenon being studied

False

What best described the most recent U.S. approach to sex research?

Problem driven and underfunded

Which person below is MOST likely to participate in a sexuality research study?

Joshua, who is sexually experienced and more liberal

Conservative politicians have repeatedly been successful in eliminating funding for sexuality research

True

Who was the first researcher to ask Americans about their sexual behavior, finding in his/her study that most of the U.S. women surveyed thought sexual intercourse was for pleasure and reproduction?

Clelia Mosher

What is a potential advantage of Internet-based sexuality research?

Participants might be more truthful because of anonymity

In what area(s) is there currently a lack of sexuality research?

All of these

What best describes findings from the 2010 National Survey of Sexual Health and Behavior?

A high percentage of sexually active male teenagers reported using condoms the last time they engaged in sexual behavior

What statement best fits with queer theory?

Sexual orientation categories lead to limited views of sexuality

Why was Morton Hunt's research results not considered generalizable?

He only included people with listed phone numbers

All of the following are criticism of Freud's theory EXCEPT:

He relied on correlation methods

How did Alfred Kinsey obtain most of his research data?

Interviews

Which theory emphasizes the structure of the personality on the unconscious nature of sexuality?

Psychoanalytic

Of the following early sexuality researches, who would most likely label homosexual behavior as pathological?

Richard von Kraft-Ebing

In the 2010 National Survey of Sexual Health and Behavior, findings showed that the rate of vaginal intercourse among heterosexual teens is increasing rapidly.

False

What was the religious background of many of the early sexuality researchers?

Jewish

Which group conducted a well-known global study of sexuality?

Pfizer Pharmaceuticals

Behavioral theorists commonly use aversion therapy to exchange unwanted sexuality related behaviors.

True

A couple comes to a lab and has sexual intercourse first with no one observing and then comes aback and has sex while hooked up to a variety of instruments to measure changes in erection and vaginal lubrication. This couple might have been participants in a study by which researcher(s)?

William Masters and Virginia Johnson

Master and Johnson gathered sexuality data primarily through case studies.

False

How did the National Health and Social Life Survey of the early 1990's have improved results from Kinsey's work several decades earlier?

It used better sampling techniques

What is TRUE about Evelyn Hookers research?

She found no fundamental psychological differences between gay and straight men.

A researcher wants to study people's behavior on first time dates so he/she joins an Internet dating service. What types of research method would this be?

Participant observation

A research who wants to study sexual behavior of adults in the U>S> uses a college-level human sexuality class to get participants. What sample method is the research using?

Sample of convenience

Iran has one of the highest rates of sexual reassignment surgery in the world.

True

Piaget is to cognitive theory as Bem is to

Gender schema theory

What is Turner's syndrome?

It affects only females

Which culture is more likely to rely on nonverbal cues in communication?

Arab

Research shows that parents allow boys more flexibility in toy choices than girls.

False

The use of online avatars falls under what category of communication?

Computer-mediated communication

What does research show related to information posted on people's Facebook pages?

The information can provide a fairly accurate picture of a person's personality

Negative emotional facial expressions are more similar across cultures than positive emotional facial expressions.

True

According to communication experts, hedge words decrease the speaker's perceived assertiveness of speech.

True

What type of communication skills are women more likely to use?

Affectively-oriented

In the United States, personal health is valued over personal beauty

False

What does the author of your textbook suggest is responsible for the level of body dissatisfaction in the United states?

Advertising

In the 1500s , King Henry VIII of England divorced Catherine of Aragon because she gave birth to a daughter not a son. Henry VIII's reasoning was:

Inaccurate because sperm cells carry both the Y and X chromosome

Which of the following is true about gender roles in adolescence?

Girls have more latitude for their behavior

What conversation technique is critical in maintaining healthy and satisfying sexual relationships?

Self-disclosure

In the famous Brenda/Bruce story, it was shown how a transgendered person could find psychological well-being through sex reassignment surgery.

False

What best describes emoticons?

All of these are true

Students self-disclose on Facebook more than they would in other situations.

True

What category/style of communication skills do people tend to prefer when they want to discuss strategies or learn more about a topic?

Instrumentally-oriented

Generally speaking, a transsexual individual with an XX sex chromosome pair is likely to feel:

Trapped in a woman's body

In most cultures, men are more likely than women to have all of the following EXCEPT:

Suicide Attempts

Couples who report disagreements in their relationship tend to experience higher levels of satisfaction than couples who report that they do not fight at all

True

Which surgical procedure is the more popular option used for female to male transitions

Metoidioplasty

In the heat of the moment, Jordan tells his partner if her doesn't do what he wants, he will pack all of his things and move out when in reality he has no plans to leave. What is this an example of?

Overkill

What is a potential benefit of online communication?

Physical characteristics are less important

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