Global Stratification and Inequality

Section Quiz

Social stratification is a system that:

  1. ranks society members into categories
  2. destroys competition between society members
  3. allows society members to choose their social standing
  4. reflects personal choices of society members

Hint:

A

Which graphic concept best illustrates the concept of social stratification?

  1. Pie chart
  2. Flag poles
  3. Planetary movement
  4. Pyramid

Hint:

D

The GNI PPP figure represents:

  1. a country’s total accumulated wealth
  2. annual government spending
  3. the average annual income of a country’s citizens
  4. a country’s debt

Hint:

C