5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a 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.
- b prejudice or discrimination against Jews
- c someone who does something morally wrong or illegal
- d the trait of lacking enthusiasm for or interest in things generally
- e To deprive of human qualities or attributes
5 Multiple choice questions
- of or having to do with races or classes of people and their language, culture, history, etc.
- 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.
- a sweeping statement, presented as a general truth but based on limited or incomplete evidence
- 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."
- prejudice and/or discrimination based on gender
5 True/False questions
Homophobia → An irrational fear of homosexuals or those perceived to be homosexuals that can lead to discriminatory or violent behavior.
pogrom → 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
bigotry → One who is targeted for persecution or death by another
bystander → one who is present at an event or who knows about its occurrence without participating in it.
Racism → a socially constructed category of people who share biologically transmitted traits that members of a society consider important