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QUESTION 1

  1. Women report more anger in egalitarian societies? True
    False

1 points   

QUESTION 2

  1. Research By Zell and colleagues on sex differences and similarities showed that there are significant differences between men and women on the majority of traits and that the differences are the product of biological factors. True
    False

1 points   

QUESTION 3

  1. Which of the following statement(s) are true?Masculinity is the opposite of femininity.If a man is feminine or a woman is masculine, they are gay or lesbian.People can have high degrees of femininity and masculinity.All of the answer choices are true.

2 points   

QUESTION 4

  1. Which of the following statements regarding gender and smoking is false.The gap between men and women’s smoking has narrowed in the past 40 yearsMen are less successful in their attempts to quit smoking than women Women smoke to regulate mood and in response to environmental cuesMen smoke for the reinforcing effects of nicotine

2 points   

QUESTION 5

  1. The Male Sex Role includes all of the following themes EXCEPT:Sturdy oakGive ‘em HellNo sissy stuffDomesticity

2 points   

QUESTION 6

  1. According to the reading from Professor Sosa titled Gender Differences in Health, much of the medical research and knowledge on health was built on an assumption that studies on men were fully generalizable to women.  This concept was discussed in lecture as “the male is normative”. What is the key reason that women were not included in the majority of medical research. Legislation protected women from being subjects of medical research Researchers found it difficult to account for variations related to womens menstrual cycles and the potential impact on results. The fear of the negative health affects of drugs on male fertility.

2 points   

QUESTION 7

  1. Gender is built into the structure of many institutions that organize society.  Please give one example of an institution where we can see the social construction of gender in effect. Please provide a example of what this looks like in the institution.For the toolbar, press ALT+F10 (PC) or ALT+FN+F10 (Mac).ParagraphArial10ptP0 WORDSPOWERED BY TINY

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QUESTION 8

  1. ________________ describes a condition where one is born with the XXY chromosomal abnormality.Turner’s SyndromeXXY SyndromeKleinfelters SyndromeCongenital Abnormality

2 points   

QUESTION 9

  1. There has been much discussion in this course about the difference between sex and gender.  Unlike sex categories (male and female) gender has many aspects. Referencing lecture as well as the article “Intersex and Gender Assignment; The Third Way?”, match the aspect of gender with its correct definition. – A. B. C. D. Gender Assignment  – A. B. C. D. Gender Role – A. B. C. D. Gender Identity – A. B. C. D. Gender Attribution A.Society’s expectation of how males and females should actB.The gender given to a child at birthC.An individual’s perception of his or her own gender and how it conforms to the male or female gender role in society.D.The process that happens when we meet someone and want to decide whether they are a man or a woman

2 points   

QUESTION 10

  1. ____________ when access is not available to all and ___________ is when someone is singled out for differential or unequal treatment. Oppression/PrivilegePrivilege/OppressionPrivilege/Bias

2 points   

QUESTION 11

  1. A social construct is something that does not exist independently in the “natural world”, but is an invention of society. Please list 4 examples of social constructs as discussed in class or from your own knowledge.For the toolbar, press ALT+F10 (PC) or ALT+FN+F10 (Mac).ParagraphArial10ptP0 WORDSPOWERED BY TINY

4 points   

QUESTION 12

  1. Microaggressions based upon multiple aspects of identity are called…Ethnic microagressions Mosquito BitesIntersectional MicroagressionsIntersectional Stereotypes

2 points   

QUESTION 13

  1. As discussed in class, what is a socially acceptable way in which boys can learn nurturing skills?Caring for petsCaring for siblingsPlaying with dolls Babysitting

2 points   

QUESTION 14

  1. Which of the following is true about gender stereotypes?They are completely based on current reality.They can be conscious or unconscious beliefs.They allow people to be themselves.All of the statements are true about gender stereotypes.

2 points   

QUESTION 15

  1. In the documentary, The Codes of Gender, there is a discussion of the feminine touch. The concept is that female hands in ads have a different relationship to reality than male ones.  In your own words please describe how the female and male hands are commonly displayed in advertising and how the differences are meaningful.For the toolbar, press ALT+F10 (PC) or ALT+FN+F10 (Mac).ParagraphArial10ptP0 WORDSPOWERED BY TINY

3 points   

QUESTION 16

  1. Which of the following would be part of understanding how we are continually socially constructing our gender?Gender emerges from social situations.Gender is something that individuals “do” or enact.Doing gender legitimates difference and inequality.All of the above

2 points   

QUESTION 17

  1. Physician Bias means that:Physicians may respond to men and women differently, so that it appears that women have higher rates of morbidity than menPhysicians commonly attribute womens health complaints to psychological problems and thus prescribe more psychotropic drugs such as tranquilizers, antidepressants and sedativesAll of the aboveNone of these options are correct

2 points   

QUESTION 18

  1. Stereotyping can result instereotype threat.benevolent sexism.prejudice.All of the answer choices can be the result of stereotyping.

2 points   

QUESTION 19

  1. Which is true regarding life expectancy as discussed in Sosa’s lecture on health disparities.Consistently across contemporary societies men live longer than womenLife expectancies for both men and women have steadily increased since the turn of the century due to better nutrition, healthcare and vaccines. Maternal mortality rates continue to be a significant cause of lower life expectancy in women.Racial disparity has little affect on life expectancy

2 points   

QUESTION 20

  1. Which of the following statements is true based upon lecture materials with regards to gender biases in depression diagnosisWomen often “act out” as a result of gender-role conditioning that emphasizes both the expression of feelings and focus on internal judgmentMen often “act out” and thus their depression os more likely to be expressed through chronic anger, drug use, gambling, womanizing, working too muchMen often “act in” and thus their depression os more likely to be expressed through chronic anger, drug use, gambling, womanizing, working too much

2 points   

QUESTION 21

  1. The Jock in the Box study, as described in class, determined that…Baby girls are more emotionally needy than baby boysBaby boys are more emotionally needy than baby girlsBabies are the same with regards to emotional need when experiencing parental neglect

2 points   

QUESTION 22

  1. _________ includes a broad specturn of attitudes, behaviors and social expectation that we acquire over our lifetime, through interactions and experiences in variopus environments. SexGender Biology

2 points   

QUESTION 23

  1. Define and explain the difference between Chromosomal Variants and Hormonal Variants.  In addition, provide 2 examples of each as discussed in lecture.For the toolbar, press ALT+F10 (PC) or ALT+FN+F10 (Mac).ParagraphArial10ptP0 WORDSPOWERED BY TINY

4 points   

QUESTION 24

  1. During lecture, the chromosomal development of a fetus was discussed.  Which statement is not true based upon the lecture materials.Estrogen is a hormone synthesized by the fetal ovaries and responsible for the development of the female fetus.Embryos are sexually bipotential from conception through six weeks.The sex-determining region of an embryo is found on the Y chromosome.Androgens are hormones synthesized by the fetal testes and important in the development of the male fetus

2 points   

QUESTION 25

  1. The general term for a variety of conditions in which a person is born with a reproductive or sexual anatomy that does not seem to fit the typical definition of male or female is…Chromosomal AbnormalityIntersexIntersectional Ambiguous Genetalia

2 points   

QUESTION 26

  1. Based upon the lecture content about Gender and Emotion, which of the following statements is true?Men experience more anger than women Women experience more shame than menWomen with young children have more positive emotions than men with young children.Men are more excited and calm than women 

2 points   

QUESTION 27

  1. As discussed in the lecture there are several factors that impact life expectancy. Which statement discusses biological factors covered in class. Acknowledgement of mental health illness and the use of resources and support including social support networksFear and distrust of the medical establishmentMedicalization of female life events such as menstruation, childbirth and menopauseHazardous workplace conditions that lead to death and injury 

2 points   

QUESTION 28

  1. Gender Identity is _________ and Gender Expression is ___________.sex assigned at birth; external representation of genderexternal representation of gender; sex assigned at birthexternal representation of gender; internal sense of genderinternal sense of gender; external representation of gender

2 points   

QUESTION 29

  1. Which of the following is true about the social construction of gender as discussed in the lectures?Performing gender is dynamic and continually changing.Performing gender is static and once learned how to “do” changes very little.Is a human invention and way to allocate resourcesA and C only

2 points   

QUESTION 30

  1. During the lecture on Gender and Biology, it was discussed that historically we have used biology to construct our ideas about why men and women are different and then used that to institutionalize gender inequality.  What would be an example of this?Historically women were excluded from higher education as some studies reported that it led to infertitltiy and fewer children for the educated woman.Historically men were awarded custody of children more frequently than women, as they were seen as better caregivers that and more nurturing.Historically women were banned from specific jobs because the were considered to dangerous. All of the above A and C only

2 points   

QUESTION 31

  1. Generalized beliefs about what is appropriate behavior based on gender aregender dysphoria.gender stereotypes.gender expression.gender identity.

2 points   

QUESTION 32

  1. Assigning/Reassigning the gender of a young infant/child due to hormonal/chromosomal variants is a complex decision.  There are many stakeholders whose voices are considered during the decision making process.  Which of the following groups typically has little say in this process.  . Parents Gender CommitteesDoctorsIndividuals (infant/child)

2 points   

QUESTION 33

  1. A single person can experience both oppression and privilege as part of their unique identity? True
    False

1 points   

QUESTION 34

  1. Research on emotion demonstratesWomen and men report emotions with similar frequencies but specific emotions differedMen report more excitement and calm.There are no gender differences in anger and shame.All of the answer choices are correct.

2 points   

QUESTION 35

  1. The Cult of True Womanhood consists of all the following EXCEPT:PietyPurity DominanceSubmissiveness

2 points   

QUESTION 36

  1. Men are more likely than women to abuse alcohol becauseit is more socially acceptable for men to drink.men can drink in higher quantities on average due to weight and metabolism, on average.there is often greater risk to women when they drink.All of the answer choices are correct.

2 points   

QUESTION 37

  1. The concept of the “gender binary” states that there are only 2 genders and deviation from those in unnatural. True
    False