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Poverty in the United States
Poverty
One
Rural Areas
45 Million
What is a state of deprivation, or a lack of the usual or soc…
How many years will most Americans spend below the poverty li…
Where are poverty rates consistently higher?
How many Americans live in poverty?
Poverty
What is a state of deprivation, or a lack of the usual or soc…
One
How many years will most Americans spend below the poverty li…
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Chapter 8: Social Class (Quiz Questions)
"..." are the most likely segment of t…
The "..." of poverty refers to a trend…
What political party would members of…
Most of the poor in the United States…
Children
Feminization
Democratic
...white.
"..." are the most likely segment of t…
Children
The "..." of poverty refers to a trend…
Feminization
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The Marriage & Family Experience
Native American family characteristics
Latter part of the 18th Century
Adolescence
In the 19th Century Men..
1. Small... 2. high child mortality rate... 3. Young were rarely ph…
between 30% and 40 % of New England Brides were pregnant by t…
the separate life stage between childhood and adulthood
became identified as the family's sole provider or breadwinne…
Native American family characteristics
1. Small... 2. high child mortality rate... 3. Young were rarely ph…
Latter part of the 18th Century
between 30% and 40 % of New England Brides were pregnant by t…
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Socio 1101H Social Class in the United States
Income
Wealth
Wealth equals...
Social prestige
Earnings from work or investments; top 20% hold 48% of all
The total value of money and other assets minus outstanding d…
Power; able to sway agendas of the entire country
Working often creates opportunity for higher regard; highest…
Income
Earnings from work or investments; top 20% hold 48% of all
Wealth
The total value of money and other assets minus outstanding d…
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Chapter 7: The Human Population (AP Environmental Vocabulary)
demography
crude death rate
crude birth rate
age structure diagrams
the study of statistics on people
the number of deaths per 1000 individuals per year
the number of births per 1000 individuals per year
a visual representation of age structure within a country for…
demography
the study of statistics on people
crude death rate
the number of deaths per 1000 individuals per year
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Chapter 7 Quiz
Which concept explains the rise of glo…
In colonial America, immigrants were t…
What prediction was made by Karl Marx…
Sally is employed as a computer progra…
world system theory
indentured servants; bonded laborers
"Marx predicted that the workers will revolt. Capitalist ideo…
false class consciousness
Which concept explains the rise of glo…
world system theory
In colonial America, immigrants were t…
indentured servants; bonded laborers
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CHS 470 - Readings Aging in the United States & Meet the Health Care Needs of Aging Societies
in the United States alone, the propor…
Baby Boomers
By 2030 an estimated __% of American w…
successful aging
12.9%
those born from 1946 through 1964
20%
1. Function, maintaining a high level of mental and physical…
in the United States alone, the propor…
12.9%
Baby Boomers
those born from 1946 through 1964
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APES - Population Review (Chapters 5-3 & 6)
Population Change
birth rate or crude birth rate
death rate or crude death rate
fertility
An increase or decrease in the size of a population. It is eq…
the number of babies born per 1,000 people in an area
the number of deaths per 1,000 people in a population in a gi…
The number of births that occur to an individual woman or in…
Population Change
An increase or decrease in the size of a population. It is eq…
birth rate or crude birth rate
the number of babies born per 1,000 people in an area
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Historical Evolution of Public Education in the United States
Southern Colonies
Middle Colonies
New England Colonies
Horace Mann
Because of the distance between towns and farms, usually weal…
Because of the religious diversity a common public school sys…
Puritans in Boston formed schools... Schools were possible becau…
Concerned with lack of education in Boston... Convinced legislat…
Southern Colonies
Because of the distance between towns and farms, usually weal…
Middle Colonies
Because of the religious diversity a common public school sys…
NURS 322 Poverty
Cultural attributes
Poverty
persistent poverty
Neighborhood poverty
perspectives about individual responsbility for health and we…
The federal government defines poverty on the basis of income…
individuals and families who remain poor for long periods and…
geographically defined areas of high poverty characterized by…
Cultural attributes
perspectives about individual responsbility for health and we…
Poverty
The federal government defines poverty on the basis of income…
Chapter 5: Poverty and Inequality
poverty
absolute poverty
relative poverty
poverty line
context of being without basic needs or resources such as mon…
quantitative measurement that determines who is impoverished…
compares a person's wages with the norms or an average to det…
bases that adjusts to account for inflation - social welfare…
poverty
context of being without basic needs or resources such as mon…
absolute poverty
quantitative measurement that determines who is impoverished…
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Canada and The United States
Carp and Cat Fish
Lake Trout
2006
lower amounts of the pollutant, PCB's
According to the chart, which fish should you never eat?
According to the chart, which fish can men eat whenever but w…
What year has the highest overall bald eagles nest?
Based on what you have learned about the Great Lakes, what ca…
Carp and Cat Fish
According to the chart, which fish should you never eat?
Lake Trout
According to the chart, which fish can men eat whenever but w…
Chapter 10 Social Class in the United States
The difference between Lloyd Warner's…
To determine the poverty line, the U.S…
There were much-publicized myths of th…
________ are the most likely segment o…
made up of the upper-upper class (old money) and the lower-up…
It multiplies the food budget by three.
Horatio Alger
Children
The difference between Lloyd Warner's…
made up of the upper-upper class (old money) and the lower-up…
To determine the poverty line, the U.S…
It multiplies the food budget by three.
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Chapter 11 social class in the united states
income
wealth
power
occupational prestige
Earnings from work or investment
The total value of money and other assets, minus outstanding…
Influence over a government's leadership, organization, or po…
refers primarily to the differential social evaluation which…
income
Earnings from work or investment
wealth
The total value of money and other assets, minus outstanding…
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Sociology 8
wealth, power, prestige
the property owned and the income acqu…
The top 20 percent of Americans earn n…
One's occupational title is the greate…
What are the three variables Max Weber identified as defining…
When used by sociologists, the term "wealth" refers to _____.
Which statement regarding the nation's income is most accurate?
Which of the following statements is most accurate with respe…
wealth, power, prestige
What are the three variables Max Weber identified as defining…
the property owned and the income acqu…
When used by sociologists, the term "wealth" refers to _____.
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CHAPTER 3: HEALTH, EDUCATION, POVERTY, AND THE ECONOMY PUH 202
Poverty can be measured by an individu…
Poverty is not simply
Unequal distribution of wealth may adv…
n any country, roughly __% of wealthie…
possession of income, health, nutrition, education, assets, h…
a lack of resources
health of population, especially the poorest
10... 50
Poverty can be measured by an individu…
possession of income, health, nutrition, education, assets, h…
Poverty is not simply
a lack of resources
Intro to Social Work
Most media discussion of the problem o…
Those who remain in poverty over an ex…
How much more likely are female-only h…
What do cultural explanations of pover…
the persistently poor, residual poor, "underclass"
residual poor
six times
Individuals are viewed as possessing these characteristics be…
Most media discussion of the problem o…
the persistently poor, residual poor, "underclass"
Those who remain in poverty over an ex…
residual poor
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Ch 10 Sociology
Power elite
Anomie
Intergenerational mobility
Structural mobility
C. Wright Mills term for top people in U.S. Corporations, mil…
Durkheim's term: condition of society in which people become…
change that family members make in social class from one gene…
movement up or down the social class ladder that is due more…
Power elite
C. Wright Mills term for top people in U.S. Corporations, mil…
Anomie
Durkheim's term: condition of society in which people become…
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Chapter 7
absolute poverty
relative poverty
poverty threshold
poverty guidelines
a fixed, predetermined income level that defines people as poor
poverty based on societal standards for assessing the minimum…
the dollar amount set for a federal poverty measure
simplified level of the povety thresholds for administrative…
absolute poverty
a fixed, predetermined income level that defines people as poor
relative poverty
poverty based on societal standards for assessing the minimum…
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Population Common Assessment Review
One-Child Policy
main goal of One-Child Policy
positive impact of One-Child Policy
a population pyramid
started in 1979 by China to slow its population growth
zero population growth
with fewer children to support, parents have more $ to spend…
provides population "bands" (age ranges) of both males & fema…
One-Child Policy
started in 1979 by China to slow its population growth
main goal of One-Child Policy
zero population growth
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Social Class in the United States--part 2
to determine the poverty line, the U.S…
What region of the United States has t…
Numerically, which of the following ra…
The trend in the United States in whic…
d) it multiplies the food budget by three.
b) the south
a) white
c) the feminization of poverty
to determine the poverty line, the U.S…
d) it multiplies the food budget by three.
What region of the United States has t…
b) the south
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Ch 8: Social Glass in the U.S.
11) What are the three variables Max W…
12. The top _____________ percent of A…
13.) What is the democratic facade?
14) What does status inconsistency ref…
occupation, wealth and education... 1.Wealth... 2. Power... 3. Prestige
top 20% has 1/2 the income
the concept that it is a fallacy that the common man has any…
individuals ranked high on one leve low on another) than othe…
11) What are the three variables Max W…
occupation, wealth and education... 1.Wealth... 2. Power... 3. Prestige
12. The top _____________ percent of A…
top 20% has 1/2 the income
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SW Policy Ch 7
General assistance is the only federal…
The Social Security Act includes the M…
Poverty in the United States​
The largest and most well-known public…
False
False
​disproportionately affects women and younger heads of househ…
was legislated in 1996
General assistance is the only federal…
False
The Social Security Act includes the M…
False
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Proctored 2 Exam
1994 Cairo, Egypt
In what year did we hit the 7 billiont…
Which of the following countries has t…
Which of the following factors drives…
Conference organized to urge governments to better address so…
2011
Pakistan
social and economic security
1994 Cairo, Egypt
Conference organized to urge governments to better address so…
In what year did we hit the 7 billiont…
2011
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Sociology 101
To determine the poverty line, the U.S…
What region of the United States has t…
Numerically, which of the following ra…
The trend in the United States in whic…
It multiplies the food budget by three
The South
White
The Feminization of poverty
To determine the poverty line, the U.S…
It multiplies the food budget by three
What region of the United States has t…
The South
Ch. 6: Poverty
1965
The Other America
poverty
absolute poverty
It was not until _______, that the public began to identify p…
An influential factor in creating an awareness of the problem…
A state in which income is insufficient to provide the basic…
When poverty is so severe that it is life threatening it is c…
1965
It was not until _______, that the public began to identify p…
The Other America
An influential factor in creating an awareness of the problem…
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Challenge #1 & #2 Canada study guide for Quiz
Hudson Bay
Rocky Mountains
Pacific Ocean
Great Plains
Bay in north-eastern Canada.
A major mountain system of the United states and Canada, exte…
Ocean that is located on the Western side of the USA.
Vast grassland between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mo…
Hudson Bay
Bay in north-eastern Canada.
Rocky Mountains
A major mountain system of the United states and Canada, exte…
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Poverty in America; John Iceland
LBJ declared war on poverty in
Poverty decline from 1964-1973
Tell about the halt in progress from t…
We're the 1990's good for economic gro…
1964
From 19% to 11%
The 1970's and early 80's saw two recessions and a simultaneo…
Yes. High and low income earners experienced increased standa…
LBJ declared war on poverty in
1964
Poverty decline from 1964-1973
From 19% to 11%
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Sociology Ch.8
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
Which of the following statements is m…
What was the term C. Wright Mills used…
The occupation with the highest presti…
the property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
the power elite
physician
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
the property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
Which of the following statements is m…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
Religion Poverty Quiz
The number of people living in poverty…
In the United States, more women live…
Since its inception in 1946, the Natio…
According to the U.S. government, a fa…
False
True
True
False
The number of people living in poverty…
False
In the United States, more women live…
True
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Ch. 8 sociology
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
Which of the following statements is m…
What was the term C. Wright Mills used…
The occupation with the highest presti…
the property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
the power elite
physician
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
the property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
Which of the following statements is m…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
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SOC Test 3 chap. 8
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
Which of the following statements is m…
What was the term C. Wright Mills used…
The occupation with the highest presti…
The property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
the power elite
physician
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
The property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
Which of the following statements is m…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
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chapter 20
how many people experience persistent…
challenges to hunger problem
food security categories
food insecurity categories
1/8... 925 million ... 1 child dies every 5 seconds of hunger
depleted resources, population growth, environmental degredat…
high food security: no indivations of food access problems or…
low food security: reduced quality of life with little or no…
how many people experience persistent…
1/8... 925 million ... 1 child dies every 5 seconds of hunger
challenges to hunger problem
depleted resources, population growth, environmental degredat…
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Chapter 9 - Stratification and Social Mobility in the United States
Slavery
Slavery
Castes
Estate System (Feudalism)
Most extreme form of legalized social inequality for both gro…
Enslaved individuals by owning them as people and treating th…
Hereditary ranks that are usually religiously dictated and th…
Required peasants to work land leased to them by nobles in ex…
Slavery
Most extreme form of legalized social inequality for both gro…
Slavery
Enslaved individuals by owning them as people and treating th…
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Social work chapters 4,5,6
case advocacy
absolute needs
advocacy
advocacy practice and policy model (AP…
Strategies used to attain and secure needed benefits or servi…
Involve products and services (e.g., food, clean water, medic…
Defined by activities that influence resource allocation and…
Represents a change process that occurs in a sequential fashi…
case advocacy
Strategies used to attain and secure needed benefits or servi…
absolute needs
Involve products and services (e.g., food, clean water, medic…
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Social Class in the United States
t/f... In the last quarter-century, the i…
Members of a social Class usually have…
t/f... Historically, the members of the u…
t/f... In the US, members of the upper cl…
True
true
false
false
t/f... In the last quarter-century, the i…
True
Members of a social Class usually have…
true
Intro to Social Work
Most media discussion of the problem o…
Those who remain in poverty over an ex…
How much more likely are female-only h…
What do cultural explanations of pover…
the persistently poor, residual poor, "underclass"
residual poor
six times
Individuals are viewed as possessing these characteristics be…
Most media discussion of the problem o…
the persistently poor, residual poor, "underclass"
Those who remain in poverty over an ex…
residual poor
Community Health, Test 3, Vulnerable Populations
Vulnerability
Vulnerable populations
Idea of Risk
Idea of Resilience
results from the interaction of internal and external factors…
those at greater risk for poor health status and health care…
epidemiologic term that means some people have a higher proba…
The ability to resist the effects of vulnerability. Some peop…
Vulnerability
results from the interaction of internal and external factors…
Vulnerable populations
those at greater risk for poor health status and health care…
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Praxis 5081 - Social Studies
What is crucial to children becoming s…
Human capital
Cultural diffusion
Max Weber argued that individuals band…
Regular social interaction with adults
The knowledge, skills, and experience necessary for a person…
Describes the movement of a concept, innovation, or discovery…
Status groups
What is crucial to children becoming s…
Regular social interaction with adults
Human capital
The knowledge, skills, and experience necessary for a person…
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Praxis 5081 - Social Studies
What is crucial to children becoming s…
Human capital
Cultural diffusion
Max Weber argued that individuals band…
Regular social interaction with adults
The knowledge, skills, and experience necessary for a person…
Describes the movement of a concept, innovation, or discovery…
Status groups
What is crucial to children becoming s…
Regular social interaction with adults
Human capital
The knowledge, skills, and experience necessary for a person…
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Praxis 5081 - Social Studies
What is crucial to children becoming s…
Human capital
Cultural diffusion
Max Weber argued that individuals band…
Regular social interaction with adults
The knowledge, skills, and experience necessary for a person…
Describes the movement of a concept, innovation, or discovery…
Status groups
What is crucial to children becoming s…
Regular social interaction with adults
Human capital
The knowledge, skills, and experience necessary for a person…
Praxis 5081 - Social Studies
What is crucial to children becoming s…
Human capital
Cultural diffusion
Max Weber argued that individuals band…
Regular social interaction with adults
The knowledge, skills, and experience necessary for a person…
Describes the movement of a concept, innovation, or discovery…
Status groups
What is crucial to children becoming s…
Regular social interaction with adults
Human capital
The knowledge, skills, and experience necessary for a person…
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Poverty
Poverty
Poverty line
Currently there are about _________ pe…
About ______% of the US population is…
a condition of deprivation due to economic circumstances that…
a federally defined income limit, defined as the cost of an "…
43.1 million
13.5%
Poverty
a condition of deprivation due to economic circumstances that…
Poverty line
a federally defined income limit, defined as the cost of an "…
Chapter 2 Population Study Guide
demography
arithmetic density
countries with low arithmetic density
agricultural density
study of population
number of people per unit of measurement (land area)
Canada would have low arithmetic density because it has less…
number of farmers per square mile of land; how much food coul…
demography
study of population
arithmetic density
number of people per unit of measurement (land area)
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Macromolecules and Enzymes
proteins only have one specific role-t…
lower the activation energy needed for…
They serve as short term energy source…
protein
which of the following states about proteins is NOT true
How to do enzymes allow metabolic reactions chemical reaction…
Which of the following does not describe a function of protei…
This picture has a carboxyl and amino group. What macromolecu…
proteins only have one specific role-t…
which of the following states about proteins is NOT true
lower the activation energy needed for…
How to do enzymes allow metabolic reactions chemical reaction…
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Sociology Chapter 8-10
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
Which of the following statements is m…
What was the term C. Wright Mills used…
The occupation with the highest presti…
the property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
the power elite
physician
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
the property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
Which of the following statements is m…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
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Population Kahoot and Vocab
Divides the total population by total…
Population with a young structure can…
General rule about population distribu…
Characteristic that is shared by Sierr…
Arithmetic Density
Sub-Saharan Africa
On or near water
High IMR
Divides the total population by total…
Arithmetic Density
Population with a young structure can…
Sub-Saharan Africa
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Chapter 8 Quiz
Jacob is single, 40 years old and livi…
Numerically, what is the race of the m…
John worked at a steel mill for 25 yea…
The occupation with the highest presti…
the characteristics of individuals
white
Changes in the social structure are the most likely cause
physician
Jacob is single, 40 years old and livi…
the characteristics of individuals
Numerically, what is the race of the m…
white
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Community Module 3
Vulnerability
Vulnerable population:
Examples of vulnerable populations
Risk factors
results from the interaction of internal and external factors…
Those with increased risk to develop poor outcomes... (More cost…
• People living in poverty... • People who are homeless... • People…
Environmental (Water quality - flint, Michigan lead exposure;…
Vulnerability
results from the interaction of internal and external factors…
Vulnerable population:
Those with increased risk to develop poor outcomes... (More cost…
SOC 203 Ch. 8-10
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
Which of the following statements is m…
What was the term C. Wright Mills used…
The occupation with the highest presti…
the property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
the power elite
physician
When used by sociologists, the term "w…
the property owned and the income acquired minus debts made b…
Which of the following statements is m…
One's occupational title is the greatest influence in determi…
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