Anthropology/Lecture/Quiz

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Quiz[edit]







  

1

Yes or No, Some 540,000 years ago, an ancient ancestor of modern humans took a shark tooth and carefully carved a geometric engraving on a mollusk shell.

Yes
No

2

Complete the text:

A proof-of-concept structure, including a control group, consists of

, procedures, findings, and

.

3

Yes or No, It was probably through the opening of shells with a shark tooth for food that at least one individual made a 'next step' by putting the tool to the shell for scratching lines, instead of, or in addition to, drilling a hole for opening the shell.

Yes
No

4

True or False, Pure anthropology involves no doing apart from itself.

TRUE
FALSE

5

Yes or No, It was probably through the opening of shells with a shark tooth for food that at least one individual made a 'next step' by putting the tool to the shell for scratching lines, instead of, or in addition to, drilling a hole for opening the shell.

Yes
No

6

Evidence that demonstrates that a model or idea in anthropology versus a control group is feasible is called a

.

7

True or False, Human beings as a group are an anthropology.

TRUE
FALSE

8

An anthropoid has what phenomena associated with it?

a group of people
only one person is needed
all voluntary interrelations between individuals
a network of social traditions
dissimilar political authorities
a large social grouping sharing the same geographical or social territory
dominant cultural expectations

9

True or False, Social anthropology involves the historical interplay between the individual and society.

TRUE
FALSE

10

Which of the following is not a characteristic of anthropology?

animal behavior
social order
a collection of humans
societies
secularisation

11

True or False, A dominant group in anthropology differs from a control group in that it rules the treatment of the control group.

TRUE
FALSE

12

Complete the text:

Sociopsychology emphasizes an individual's

processes, dispositions,

, and immediate social situation.

13

True or False, A control group may be used in anthropology to demonstrate no effect or a standard effect versus a novel effort applied to a treatment group.

TRUE
FALSE

14

Complete the text:

A short or

realization of a certain

or idea to

a treament's feasibility in anthropology is called a proof of

.

15

True or False, The purpose of a treatment group in sociology is to describe natural processes or phenomena for the first time relative to a control group.

TRUE
FALSE


Hypotheses[edit]

  1. The size of the society may determine whether psychology or sociology is needed.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]

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