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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What refers to movement of people from one nation-state to another, where they are not citizens?
2. Native American groups constitute around how many people, according to the author?
(a) 2 million.
(c) 5 million.
3. What means asserting, resulting from, or characterized by belief in the equality of all people, especially in political, economic, or social life?
4. What was a landmark decision of the US Supreme Court that declared state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students unconstitutional?
(a) Brown v. Board of Education.
(b) Johnson v. Alaska.
(c) Pace v. Alabama.
(d) Loving v. Virginia.
5. What refers to a disparity or relative inadequacy in natural endowments?
6. When was Can We Talk About Race?: And Other Conversations in an Era of School Resegregation published?
7. What is the first factor the author describes for why process-oriented affirmative action is often ineffective in Part III, Understanding Whiteness in a White Context, Chapter 7, White Identity and Affirmative Action?
(a) It is difficult to examine things objectively.
(b) It is hard to determine what a fair process involves.
(c) It is difficult to determine race.
(d) It is easy to determine what a fair process involves.
8. When was Assimilation Blues: Black Families in a White Community published?
9. What refers to the unfair treatment of members of majority groups resulting from preferential policies intended to remedy earlier discrimination against minorities?
(a) Reverse discrimination.
10. What is the first of five stages that whites pass through in dealing with race, according to the author in Part III, Understanding Whiteness in a White Context, Chapter 6, The Development of White Identity?
11. What refers to a noisy, violent public disorder caused by a group or crowd of persons, as by a crowd protesting against another group, a government policy, etc.?
12. What concept defined by the author holds the extended family as a reference group for social support?
13. To avoid accusations about reverse discrimination for goal-oriented affirmative action it is imperative to establish in advance clear and meaningful what, according to the author?
(b) Selection criteria.
14. What was a landmark civil rights case in which the US Supreme Court declared Virginia's "Racial Integrity Act of 1924" unconstitutional?
(a) Johnson v. Wisconsin.
(b) Loving v. Virginia.
(c) Pace v. Alabama.
(d) Brown v. Board of Education.
15. Multiracial US Americans officially numbered how many in 2006?
(a) 12.8 million.
(b) 19.5 million.
(c) 2.4 million.
(d) 6.1 million.
Short Answer Questions
1. The second manifestation of the KKK flourished nationwide in what era?
2. In Part III, Understanding Whiteness in a White Context, Chapter 6, The Development of White Identity, Tatum recommends that whites find most positive redefinition by what means?
3. In what year did the Mexican-American War end?
4. What is the first of three stages of racial consciousness in minority groups delineated in Jean Phinney's model of ethnic identity development?
5. What refers to doubtfulness or uncertainty of meaning or intention?
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