Question types

Start with

Question limit

of 70 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. consanguineal kin
  2. exogamy
  3. Cultural evolution
  4. redistribution
  5. potlatch
  1. a cultures changing over time
  2. b related by blood
  3. c a ceremonial event in which a vilage chief publicly gibes away stockpiled food and other goods that signify wealth
  4. d a form of exvhange in which goods flow into a central place, where they are sorted, counted, and reallocated
  5. e culturally forced to mate with outsiders

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. cultivation of crops carried out with simple hand tools such as digging sticks or hoes
  2. used for extremely valuable goods (cattle wives sorcerers) large or rare objects
  3. the number of people that the available resources can support at a given level of food-getting techniques
  4. in or close by wives parents
  5. decent traced exvlusively through the femal line to establish group membership

5 True/False questions

  1. Social mobilitycash, change allows for exchange of goods for uneven amounts


  2. phratrya unilineal descent group composed of at least two clans that supposedly share a common ancestry, whether or not they really do


  3. agriculturethe cultivation of food plants in soil prepared and maintained for crop production


  4. Marriageeach roup that results from a division of a society into two halves on the basis of descent


  5. egalitarianismA type of agricultural activity based on nomadic animal husbandry or the raising of livestock to provide food, clothing, and shelter.


Create Set