5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Performance Teams
- Karl Marx (1814-1883)
- No child left behind
- Social stratification
- a People's earning from wages, dividends, interest, and any rents or royalties that are paid to them on properties they own.
- b -Argued capitalism frustrates the development of human potential.
-Human nature: desire for human action.
-Most important of these activities = labor.
- c A society's system for ranking people and distributing rewards according to such attributes as income, wealth, power, prestige, age, sex, ethnicity, race, religion, and celebrity.
- d Attempts to address the underachievement of minority students in poor communities by instituting a system of standardized testing and requiring schools that do not measure up on these tests to hire more qualified teachers.
- e The performance serves mainly to express the characteristics of the task that is performed and not the characteristics of the performer.
5 Multiple choice questions
- -More ascribed statuses.
-Born and die in.
- Can also be defined as scapegoating which is the practice of singling out any party for no reason to negatively blame them.
- Taught to not like a certain group of people.
- -Keeps universities flush with tuition dollars: jobs.
-Keeps you out of the work force for a bit.
-Grade inflation and decrease in standards.
- What is acceptable behavior in society.
5 True/False questions
C. Wright Mills → Thoughts on topic.
Life chances → Social strata that are based primarily on economic criteria such as occupation, income, and wealth.
Spatial mobility → Ability to move from one strata to another.
Competition → Someone does not like the opposing team or someone who is not on their side.
Poverty → -Imaginary set of horizontal social layers.
-More or less closed to entry by people outside any given layer.