Social Class and Correct Answer

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* Question 1 0 out of 2 points | | | Why is ideology more effective than force as a means to maintain stratification?Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | Ideology appeals to reason, and people naturally prefer reason over coercion. | Correct Answer: | Coercion is ineffective because it breeds hostility and nourishes rebellion. | | | | | * Question 2 2 out of 2 points | | | What is the ideology supporting the concept that a society's ruler is God's direct representative on earth to administer justice and punish evil doers?Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | the divine right of kings | Correct Answer: | the divine right of kings | | | | | * Question 3 2 out of 2 points | | | What name is…show more content…
| Correct Answer: | They manipulate trade and the debt owed by the weaker nations. | | | | | * Question 14 2 out of 2 points | | | In democracies, what are the two methods used by the ruling elite to control information?Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | technology and the selective release of information | Correct Answer: | technology and the selective release of information | | | | | * Question 15 2 out of 2 points | | | Traditionally, what were the three factors on which slavery was based?Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | war, debt, crime | Correct Answer: | war, debt, crime | | | | | * Question 16 2 out of 2 points | | | Who was the sociologist who argued that stratification applies only to societies that have at least minimal resources and can accumulate surpluses?Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | Gerhard Lenski | Correct Answer: | Gerhard Lenski | | | | | * Question 17 2 out of 2 points |

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