5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- a The denial of justice and fair treatment by both individuals and institutions in many arenas, including employment, education, housing, banking, and political rights. This often follows prejudicial thinking.
- b intolerance toward those who are different
- c a socially constructed category of people who share biologically transmitted traits that members of a society consider important
- d An oversimplified generalization about a person or group of people without regard for individual differences. Even seemingly positive stereotypes that link a person or group to a specific positive trait can have negative consequences.
- e prejudice or discrimination against Jews
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The United Nations defines genocide as "any of the following acts committed with intent to destroy, in whole or part, a national, ethnic, racial, or religious group, including killing members of the group; causing serious bodily or mental harm to members of the group; deliberately inflicting on the group conditions of life calculated to bring about a physical destruction in whole or in part; imposing measures intended to prevent births within the group; forcibly transferring children of the group to another group."
- A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German supremacy. It called for the elimination of Jews, non-conformists, homosexuals, non-Aryans, and mentally and physically disabled.
- An irrational fear of homosexuals or those perceived to be homosexuals that can lead to discriminatory or violent behavior.
- someone who does something morally wrong or illegal
- Originally a Russian word meaning "devastation" used to describe organized, large scale acts of violence against Jewish communities, especially the kind instigated by the authorities in Czarist Russia
5 True/False Questions
generalization → a sweeping statement, presented as a general truth but based on limited or incomplete evidence
tolerance → willingness to recognize and respect the beliefs or practices of others
prejudice → a socially constructed category of people who share biologically transmitted traits that members of a society consider important
Apathy → the trait of lacking enthusiasm for or interest in things generally
Dehumanization → a sweeping statement, presented as a general truth but based on limited or incomplete evidence