The Mismeasure of Man Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Measuring Bodies.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What other kind of testing, besides head measurement, can begin to measure the intelligence of a person?
(a) Psychological
(b) Subliminal
(c) Body
(d) Spiritual

2. What big theory was just becoming popular in the nineteenth century?
(a) Revolution
(b) Equality
(c) Evolution
(d) Creationism

3. Paul Broca was a professor of surgery in what city?
(a) London
(b) Boston
(c) Paris
(d) New York

4. "An anatomical theory for ranking __________ - based on entire bodies, not only on heads, - had been found."
(a) races
(b) ages
(c) students
(d) genders

5. Flaws in the experimental design, according to Gould, do not lead to _________ in the numbers.
(a) proper graphs
(b) credibility
(c) the right sums
(d) usefulness

Short Answer Questions

1. Who feels that blacks are inferior and therefore deserve the status of a slave?

2. Gould felt that Eysenck's arguments are not based on ___________ facts.

3. Bean compared the _______ of blacks and whites to prove his view of the inferiority of blacks.

4. What was the nationality of H. J. Eysenck?

5. Science means looking for the ________ based on facts.

(see the answer key)

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