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11. Colonization: a. Has created various “rights” for Aboriginal people b. Has prevented Aboriginal people from developing healthy cultural identities c. Has produced empowerment in Aboriginal communities d. Has produced cohesive Aboriginal communities. 12. Early settlers in Canada: a. Allowed Aboriginal people access to lands and resources b. Developed strategies to help Aboriginal people adjust to.
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1.  After years of research, science has established a connection between race, intelligence, and genetics? 2.  During World War I soldiers were given the Army Mental Tests.  One conclusion was that the American adults scored barely above that of a moron. 3.  No intelligence tests for African Americans were ever developed because.
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1.  Human variation includes A. enzymes. B. blood types. C. disease susceptibility. D. any or all of these 2.  The ancient Greeks A. lacked ethnocentrism. B. divided the world into Greeks and Non-Greeks based on culture and language. C. based slavery on race like the ancient Romans. D. believed only Greeks could learn to speak to Greek. 3. .
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1.  No modern study has confirmed that beak size in Darwin’s finches came about by natural selection. 2.  Creationism and Intelligent Design trace their ancestry to the writings of William Paley the beginning of the 1800s. 3.  Thomas Malthus argued that population growth if left unchecked would outstrip food supplies. 4.  Alfred Russell Wallace.
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1.  With regard to human differences in biological traits, anthropologists ask A. What are the adaptive significances of the traits? B. How can these traits fit into a typology? C. How do these traits correspond racial categories? D. How does lung size connect to skin color? 2. Maintaining normal physiological function in spite.
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1.  Charles Darwin A. was an excellent student of Greek and Latin Classics. B. enjoyed medical school. C. was recommended to be the naturalist on the HMS Beagle. D. did not finish his education as a minister. 2.  While at Cambridge, Darwin A. found that he enjoyed natural history. B. never liked collecting beetles or.
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1.  Among those anthropologists who accept the biological validity of race, there is agreement on the number of human races. 2.  Before 1950 there were no biological anthropologists who questioned the biological existence of race. 3.  One problem when discussing race is that there is often confusion between race and cultural differences. 4. .
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1.  Gergor Mendel discovered A. the mechanism of blending inheritance. B. genetic principles that only apply to plants C. the process of inheritance in all sexually reproducing organisms. D. the principles of inheritance while working as a teacher in France. 2.  When crossing pure breeding tall and short pea plants A. no offspring appear. B. all.
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1.  Given Darwin’s objective observations and conclusions, why were his conclusions so controversial? Discuss the nature of the debate he had with Agassiz and their different views on the relationship between race and species. 2.  Is ?propaganda? an appropriate term to apply to Homer’s illustrations and Gardner’s and O’Sullivan’s photographs of war? .
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1. The authors argue that colonialization: a.  Helped shape the organization of Canadian society. b.   Demonstrated the value of Aboriginal culture c.  Allows us to understand inter-tribal warfare d.   Shows how individual discrimination takes place in society 2. Aboriginal participation in Canadian society: a.  Is a result of the attributes of Aboriginal culture b. .
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1.  Traits that are under simple genetic control with little environmental influence include A. intelligence B. height C. hemophilia D. inventiveness 2. The arrangement of primitive life forms to complex animals arrayed in a linear fashion is called A. the Linnaeus hierarchy. B. the scientific relationship between race and behavior. C. an upside down ladder. D. the Great.
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1.  For most of human history, humans have been agriculturalists. 2.  Childhood malnutrition is an unintended consequence of the Neolithic Revolution. 3.  The dietary pyramid of the Department of Agriculture parallels that of the diet of foragers. 4.  The Neolithic Revolution resulted in an increase in cardiovascular disease and cancer. 5. Organized religion and.
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1.  The basic biological adaptation of humans happened in A. China.                                                      C. the tropics. B. western Europe.                                      D. near the Arctic. 2.  Living at high altitudes A. is not a major stressor for the human lifestyle. B. is pleasant because it is cool and lacks wind. C. can be unpleasant because of increased.
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1.  Among those anthropologists who accept the biological existence of race there is agreement that A. skin color is a good marker of biological race. B. The ABO blood group should be used in classifying races. C. races can be identified by their geographical area. D. any or all of these 2.  Polymorphic variation.
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3.   Discuss the tension between abstraction and representation in works of postmodern visual art. (In your answer, make reference to images from the text.) 4.   Discuss some of the significant themes of postmodern literature. (In your answer, make reference to readings in the text.) .
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1.  The Greeks saw foreigners as barbarians but believed that barbarians could become Greek. 2.  During the Roman Empire, slavery was based on the idea of biological inferiority of people made part of the empire by conquest. 3.  Forensic anthropologists go about the job identifying race for law enforcement officials assumes that racial.
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1.  Gregor Mendel failed to publish his paper on his breeding experiment on the common pea plants. 2.  A 9:3:3:1 ratio is associated with a monohybrid cross. 3.  Once a recessive trait disappears, it is gone forever. 4. The Law of Segregation states that genes segregate independently of each other during reproduction. 5. Mendel’s.
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