Ethics Er-Quiz Essay

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Name: _________________ Quick Quiz –Chapter 5 Ethnicity and Religion Multiple Choice Questions 1. The largest ancestral group of European Americans is a. French. b. Irish. c. German. d. Norwegian. 2. Race is a. biological. b. socially constructed. c. phenotypical. d. important only to Whites. 3. Which of the following groups has always been considered White by the English? a. Irish. b. Germans. c. Swedes. d. none of these 4. The earliest Irish immigrants were a. extremely poor. b. Protestant. c. Catholic. d. wealthy landowners in Ireland. 5. The principle of third-generation interest states that a. the grandchildren of the original immigrants would have an increased interest in their ethnicity. b. the grandchildren of the original immigrants would have a decreased interest in their ethnicity. c. the children of immigrants would have more of an interest in their ethnicity than their children. d. none of these 6. Research on the principle of third-generation interest indicates that grandchildren of immigrants are likely to want to a. study their ancestor’s language b. learn about their ethnic group’s history c. visit their ancestor’s homeland d. all of these 7. Increased interest by White Americans in their ethnic background was spurred on by a. the war on poverty. b. several major ethnic motion pictures. c. increased consciousness of African Americans. d. the prejudice against Blacks, Hispanics, and other non-White groups. 8. The emphasis on ethnic foods and ethnically associated political issues was called __________ by Herbert Gans. a. symbolic ethnicity. b. ethnic paradox. c. ethnic identity. d. ethnic practices. 9. Every year Americans

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