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5 Matching questions

  1. Nuclear Family
  2. Liberal perspective
  3. Marriage
  4. Household
  5. Outside influences
  1. a A legally recognized union between two people. Generally a man and a woman, in which they are united sexually, cooperate economically, and may give birth to, adopt, or rear children.
    In western cultures, the only legal form is monogomy
    As simple as such a definition may make it seem, it differs among cultures and has changed considerably in our society.
  2. b The changes in family patterns are just that- changes, not signs of familial decline
  3. c One or more people-everyone living in a housing unit
  4. d Outside forces shape family experiences
  5. e Mother, father, and children

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Despite cultural and historical variation the following characteristic seem to be shared:
    Gender, sexuality, relationships with kin and in-laws, legitimacy of children
    Establishment of specific roles within the wider community
    Transferr of wealth and property
    Assignment of responsibility for caring for and socializing children or thier relatives
  2. created through biological ties. (through birth)
  3. The practice of having only one spouse at a time over and over again.
  4. The practice of having two or more husbands
    Very rare
  5. Universal Nuclear family
    Self reliant traditional family

5 True/False questions

  1. Social institutionThe patterned regular ways in which a society has organized to meet its basic need


  2. Families are diverseNot all families react the same way


  3. Traditional FamilyMiddle class version of the nuclear family


  4. Family of cohabitationCommon term for the family formed through marriage and childbearing


  5. Family of procreationCommon term for the family formed through marriage and childbearing