Types of Societies

Section Quiz

Which of the following fictional societies is an example of a pastoral society?

  1. The Deswan people, who live in small tribes and base their economy on the production and trade of textiles
  2. The Rositian Clan, a small community of farmers who have lived on their family’s land for centuries
  3. The Hunti, a wandering group of nomads who specialize in breeding and training horses
  4. The Amaganda, an extended family of warriors who serve a single noble family

Hint:

C

Which of the following occupations is a person of power most likely to have in an information society?

  1. Software engineer
  2. Coal miner
  3. Children’s book author
  4. Sharecropper

Hint:

A

Which of the following societies were the first to have permanent residents?

  1. Industrial
  2. Hunter-gatherer
  3. Horticultural
  4. Feudal

Hint:

C