5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Digital Divide
- a Is the movement of minority groups such as ethnic minorities, refugees and underprivileged sections of a society into the mainstream of societies.
- b Refers to being separated from the rest of the society, forced to occupy the fringes and edges and not to be at the centre of things.
- c The gap that separates people who do and do not have access to up-to-date digital technology.
- d A process that occurs when people from different cultures come into contact and accept and create space for one another. The customs, traditions, technologies, beliefs and languages of bothe cultures may be affected.
- e A business strategy that involves reducing costs by using suppliers of products and services in countries where labour is cheaper and government regulation may be less strict.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Placing people in categories according to preconcieved beliefs about how members of a particular group think or behave.
- The erasing of differences. When this term is applied to people, it often refers to the erasing of cultural differences so that peoples become more and more similar.
- The combining of elements of two or more different things to create something new.
- The persisting distinct personality of an individual.
- A process that occurs when the culture of a minority group is absorbed by another culture. The cultural identity of the minority group disappears as its members take on the identity of the other culture.
5 True/False questions
Globalization → The combining of elements of two or more different things to create something new.
Pop Culture → Current cultural trends that are spread by commercial mass media.
Universalization → The spread of culture, trends, customs and practices around the world.
Media Concentration → The use of electronic technology to integrate media such as newspapers, books, TV and the internet.
Media Convergence → The gathering of ownership of newspapers and other media in the hands of a few large corporations.