The Mismeasure of Man Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through The Real Error of Cyril Burt.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. The answer to #48 also tried to show the entities with a higher ranking had to repeat the _________ of those with lower ranking.
(a) work
(b) growth stages
(c) education
(d) illnesses

2. Louis Pierre Gratiolet wanted to prove that __________ brains were bigger than __________ brains.
(a) German, American
(b) German, French
(c) American, French
(d) French, German

3. Havelock Ellis was a scientist who claimed the superiority of __________ during this period.
(a) children
(b) elderly people
(c) women
(d) men

4. Hume believed there was never a __________ nation that wasn't made of white men.
(a) productive
(b) conflict ridden
(c) useless
(d) civilized

5. "Mental testing becomes a theory for enhancing ___________ through proper education."
(a) potential
(b) races
(c) intelligence
(d) excellence

Short Answer Questions

1. "An anatomical theory for ranking __________ - based on entire bodies, not only on heads, - had been found."

2. Craniometry is used for the _______ status of the people ranked at the bottom of the hierarchy.

3. Binet was commissioned in 1904 to find a way to identify children who ______________.

4. Black anatomical structure was often compared to that of a __________.

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

(see the answer key)

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