Practice Quizzes

Chapter 1: Introducing the Dimensions of Human Sexuality

1: SIECUS refers to the
Sensuality Erotica and Information Council of the United States.
Sensuality Education and Information Council of the United States.
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States.
Sexuality Education and Information Consortium of the United States.
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States.
2: Until recently most of the research into human sexuality focused on the ______ aspects.
intellectual
philanthropical
psychological
philosophical
physiological
3: The sexual double standard means that men may be _______ and women may not be ______.
sexual, sensual
promiscuous, promiscuous
prominent, prominent
honest, promiscuous
sensual, prominent
4: Human sexuality involves the ______, ______, and ______ dimensions.
physiological, psychological, biological
physiological, biological, socio-cultural
psychological, psycho-social, socio-cultural
psychological, socio-cultural, biological
emotional, psychological, physiological
5: Religious and spiritual beliefs influence sexuality feelings about
morality
mortality
sensationalism
prominence
answers A, B, C, and D.
6: Essentialism is the belief that once the cultural and historical aspects are taken away, the __________ of sexuality is biological.
experience
existential
esteem
essence
extent
7: Abortion became illegal in the United States in the ______.
1920s
1750s
1860s
1880s
1890s
8: The women''s suffrage movement began in the late _____ century.
15th
16th
17th
18th
19th
9: ______ is a sense of personal worth.
Self esteem
Self concept
Love
Sexual knowledge
Personal value
10: The first step in making a decision is _______.
evaluation
recognition
review
implemenation
action
11: When in the evaluation stage of decision making, one should
put the plan into action.
analyze possible choices.
define the issue.
review the choices.
review the action.
12: Service-learning is an educational method by which student learn through
tutoring their classmates.
watching services be delivered to various groups.
applying what they learn in their coursework in the community to contribute to the welfare of that community.
researching service and learning and connect the two concepts.
studying the philosophy of service to others to enhance one's own life.
13: Human sexuality is part of your total personality.
TRUE
FALSE
14: Social essentialism is the belief that sexual identities are acquired from and influenced by our social environments.
TRUE
FALSE
15: Procreation is the use of sexual intercourse for the purpose of reproduction.
TRUE
FALSE
16: Ethnicity refers to the degree of identification an individual feels with a particular ethnic group.
TRUE
FALSE
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