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Saint IDS210 midterm exam




Question;1. Question;The term __________ is used to;explain the way stories move and change from culture to culture.;Student Answer: diffusion;continuity;frame;legend;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 2. Question;Which of the following would;be listed under the category of material;folklore?;Student Answer: Myths;Ballads;Secret handshake;Christmas cookies;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 3. Question;Which of the following is an;example of a dyad?;Student Answer: Longtime friends;Musical group;Ballad;Myth;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 4. Question;The assumption that human;society develops in a linear progression from one stage of civilization to;another is a process known as __________.;Student Answer: dynamic;conservative;cultural evolution;cultural revolution;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 5. Question;All of the following are;characteristics of legends EXCEPT;Student Answer: verses contain couplets.;told in ?folk? talk.;told as truth, sound believable.;may be based on actual persons.;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 6. Question;Folklore possesses both;(changing) features, as well as __________ (static) features that;allow it to be adaptable, yet still preserve a sense of continuity.;Student Answer: random, docile;rigid, compliant;esoteric, exoteric;dynamic, conservative;Points Received: 0 of 4;Comments;Question 7. Question;The sharing of jokes and;cartoons to post at a workplace is known as __________.;Student Answer: fake lore;Xerox lore;commodification;self-identification;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 8. Question;is the sharing of;something of cultural significance from group member to group member.;Student Answer: Commodification;Nationalistic;Tradition;Liminal;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 9. Question;A Bar Mitzvah is what type of;ritual?;Student Answer: Rite of passage;Coming-of-age;Initiation;Naming;Short answer;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 10. Question;The __________ denotes the;beginning and end of a ritual.;Student Answer: frame;style;chant;song;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 11. Question;Scholars seeking to retain the;cultural history of a country by collecting and documenting its folklore are;using the __________approach.;Points Received: 0 of 4;Comments;Question 12. Question;The __________Theory draws;connections between beliefs about the sun and moon to myths and mythological;creatures.;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 13. Question;Folklorists us the term;to refer to anything that is regionally expressed or defined. For;example, depending on where you live you may call soft drinks ?pop? or ?soda.?;Points Received: 4 of 4;Comments;Question 14. Question;Explain how the Internet has;changed the way groups form.;Question 15. Question;Explain the role that;proximity and interaction plays in the formation of groups.;Question 16. Question;Folklore can be broken into;three broad categories. Identify these categories and provide at least two;examples for each one.


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