Rick was born with male and female sex organs.

  1. transsexuals

  2. intersexed

  3. transgendered

  4. gender rebels

Answer:

B

Which of the following are terms describing gender?

  1. Transsexual and transgendered

  2. Male and female

  3. Intersexed and hermaphrodites

  4. Masculine and feminine

Answer:

D

Symbols are _________.

  1. subject to interpretation

  2. correctly defined in the dictionary

  3. agreed upon by all members of a culture

  4. concrete & fixed,

Answer:

A

Gender is _________.

  1. learned

  2. stable

  3. fixed

  4. determined by biological sex,

Answer:

A

Yan Bing and Dianna are college students discussing how they each define

  1. Communication is gendered.

  2. Yan Bing and Dianna are exhibiting feminine styles of communication.

  3. Communication is dynamic.

  4. None of the above.,

Answer:

C

Transsexual people

  1. Refer to themselves as MTF or FTM

  2. Take hormones or have surgery to reassign their sex

  3. Typically have the same sexual preferences before and after the surgery

  4. All of the above,

Answer:

D

A professor says to a student,

  1. the professor is open to negotiation.

  2. the professor can exercise power over the student.

  3. the professor won't accept the paper after 5 pm today.

  4. the professor feels s/he has greater status than the student.

Answer:

C

Which of the following is true of biology's role in development, according to the text?

  1. Biology determines one's gender.

  2. Biology determines one's sex and may play a role in gender development.

  3. Biological differences are the primary reason men and women communicate differently.

  4. Biology does not play a role in sex or gender.,

Answer:

B

Sexual orientation refers to

  1. the preference one has about romantic partners.

  2. two categories only, homosexual and heterosexual

  3. one's biological characteristics

  4. None of the above,

Answer:

A

MTF refers to a person who

  1. is content with the sex he was born with.

  2. has transitioned from a male to a female.

  3. is discontent with the sex he was born with but has done nothing to change his body.

  4. has transitioned from female to male.

Answer:

B