Essay on Eth125 Week 4 Quiz

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1. The largest ancestral group of European Americans is a. French. b. Irish. c. German. d. Norwegian. 2. Which of the following groups has always been considered White by the English? a. Irish. b. Germans. c. Swedes. d. none of these 3. The principle of third-generation interest states that a. the grandchildren of the original immigrants would have an increased interest in their ethnicity. b. the grandchildren of the original immigrants would have a decreased interest in their ethnicity. c. the children of immigrants would have more of an interest in their ethnicity than their children. d. none of these 4. The emphasis on ethnic foods and ethnically associated political issues was called __________ by…show more content…
d. Mormon. 20. The maintenance of one’s ethnic ties in a way that can assist with assimilation in larger society is known as a. ethnicity paradox. b. assimilation paradox. c. religious paradox. d. Amish paradox. 21. The 1962 Supreme Court decision Engel v. Vitale ruled which of the following unconstitutional? a. Christmas displays in public schools b. teaching creationism c. certain religious activities in schools d. school prayer 22. Secessionist minorities are groups that a. reject assimilation. b. favor cultural pluralism. c. believe in a literal translation of the Bible. d. favor most of the values and beliefs of the dominant culture. 23. In 1995, the Supreme Court ruled that privately sponsored religious displays are permitted on public property if a. it is during the Christmas season. b. member of the local community vote for the displays. c. other forms of expression are permitted in the same location. d. there are no references to Jesus. 24. Privileged New Englanders once thought the Irish were worse than freed Blacks because a. the Irish were usually Protestants. b. Blacks “knew their place.” b. the Irish drank too much alcohol. d. they brought money and political power with them when they immigrated. 25. Upwardly mobile Irish were known

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