She has learned that she must: A. volunteer at a hospital. B. go to nursing school. C. obtain a graduate degree. D. not be afraid of the sight of blood. Question 6 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Students who finish Algebra II in high school: A. often become accountants. B. are responding to the No Child Left Behind law. C. are more likely to drop out. D. are more likely to get bachelors’ degrees. Question 7 of 40 0.0/ 2.5 Points Which place typically believes most positively in a governmental redistribution of wealth? A. Eastern Europe B. Norway C. China D. United States Question 8 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points A social institution is defined as a(n): A. large public building. B. organization that provides a framework for individuals to communicate. C. large prison housing felons. D. mental hospital that takes in all social classes. Question 9 of 40 0.0/ 2.5 Points What stage of human societal evolution had the greatest influence on the economy? A. Agricultural B. The Industrial Revolution C. Post-industrial D. Hunting and gathering Question 10 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Least likely to use the Internet are: A. whites. B. blacks. C. Asians. D. Hispanics. Question 11 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Socialism is an economic system: A. in which resources and the means of production are collectively owned. B. where the role of the government is greatly reduced. C. that has never existed. D. which was discouraged by C. Wright Mills. Question 12 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points The person who popularized the idea of McDonaldization is:
A. Max Weber. B. George Ritzer. C. Henry Ford. D. C. Wright Mills. Question 13 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points One of the most important factors leading to successful math education is: A. qualified teachers. B. the ethnicity of the student. Question 14 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Sociologists are interested in core questions about media and technology. Which of the following is NOT one of these questions? A. How do media and technology influence society? B. How do people interact with media? C. How do people interact with technology? D. Why is technology becoming less important? Question 15 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Karl Marx believed that: A. capitalist systems always get richer. B. capitalists exploit the common people. C. the middle class will eventually take over. D. the revolution will start in a poor country. Question 16 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points An economic system is NOT: A. a social institution. B. a means of producing social goods. C. a mechanism for distributing social services. D. always capitalist. Question 17 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points The one-room schoolhouse often presented a problem because: A. students of different ages were in the same classroom. B. the teacher’s ability was not likely to be equal in all subject areas. C. students’ abilities were inadequate. Question 18 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Replacing people with machines has been a problem because: A. it increases efficiency. B. it reduces human error. C. people lose their jobs. D. it makes people more humane. Question 19 of 40 2.5/ 2.5 Points Sarah has become an Internet user. She is: A. more likely to use the Internet than her brother Albert.