5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a of or having to do with races or classes of people and their language, culture, history, etc.
- b one who is present at an event or who knows about its occurrence without participating in it.
- c prejudice and/or discrimination based on gender
- d a sweeping statement, presented as a general truth but based on limited or incomplete evidence
- e intolerance toward those who are different
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."
- 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
- An unjustifiable (and usually negative) attitude toward a group and its members. Prejudice generally involves stereotyped beliefs, negative feelings, and a predisposition to discriminatory action.
- An irrational fear of homosexuals or those perceived to be homosexuals that can lead to discriminatory or violent behavior.
- 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.
5 True/False questions
antisemitism → prejudice or discrimination against Jews
Victim → the practice of discrimination, segregation, persecution and domination of a group based on that group's race
race → a socially constructed category of people who share biologically transmitted traits that members of a society consider important
discrimination → a sweeping statement, presented as a general truth but based on limited or incomplete evidence
perpetrator → To blame an individual or group for something based on that person or group's identity when in reality the person or group is not responsible. Prejudicial and discriminatory acts can lead this.