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5 Matching questions

  1. mob
  2. Gossip
  3. riot
  4. fashion
  5. Rumor
  1. a a violent crowd that directs its hostility at a wide and shifting range of targets
  2. b unfounded information that people spread quickly
  3. c rumors, often negative, about other people's lives
  4. d a highly emotional and disorderly crowd that uses force or violence against a specific target
  5. e a standard of appearance that enjoys widespread but temporary acceptance within a society

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a type of rumor consisting of stories that supposedly happened
  2. a gap between what people have and what they think they should have compared with other people in society
  3. a temporary gathering of people who share a common interest or participate in a particular event
  4. the transformations of society and social institutions over time
  5. a form of collective behavior that spreads rapidly and enthusiastically but lasts a short time

5 True/False questions

  1. social movementa large and organized activity to promote or resist a particular social change


  2. disastera fad that becomes an all-consuming passion for many people for a short time


  3. Mass Hysteriaan unexpected event that causes widespread damage, destruction, distress and loss


  4. propagandathe presentation of info to influence people's opinions or actions


  5. publica collective flight, typically irrational from a real or perceived danger