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The largest ancestral group of European Americans is a. French. b. Irish. c. German. d. Norwegian.
Ans C.German.German Americans (16.5%), Irish Americans (11.9%), English Americans (9.0%) and Italian Americans (6.4%) were the four largest self-reported ancestry groups in the United States forming 43.8% of the total population
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User: The largest ancestral group of European Americans is a. French. b. Irish. c. German. d. Norwegian.

Weegy: Ans C.German.German Americans (16.5%), Irish Americans (11.9%), English Americans (9.0%) and Italian Americans (6.4%) were the four largest self-reported ancestry groups in the United States forming 43.8% of the total population
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User: Race is a. biological. b. socially constructed. c. phenotypical. d. important only to Whites.

Weegy: Race is b. socially constructed.
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User: Which of the following groups has always been considered White by the English? a. Irish. b. Germans. c. Swedes. d. none of these

Weegy: Irish, Germans and Swedes have NEVER been considered white by the English, therefore none of these
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User: The principle of third-generation interest states that a. the grandchildren of the original immigrants would have an increased interest in their ethnicity. b. the grandchildren of the original immigrants would have a decreased interest in their ethnicity. c. the children of immigrants would have more of an interest in their ethnicity than their children. d. none of these

Weegy: A) the children of immigrants would have more of an interest in their ethnicity than their children
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User: Increased interest by White Americans in their ethnic background was spurred on by a. the war on poverty. b. several major ethnic motion pictures. c. increased consciousness of African Americans. d. the prejudice against Blacks, Hispanics, and other non-White groups.

Weegy: Increased interest by White Americans in their ethnic background was spurred on by: increased consciousness of African Americans
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User: The emphasis on ethnic foods and ethnically associated political issues was called __________ by Herbert Gans. a. symbolic ethnicity. b. ethnic paradox. c. ethnic identity. d. ethnic practices.

Weegy: c) symbolic ethnicity
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User: Every year Americans of Irish descent celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by attending parades, dressing in green, eating traditional Irish foods, and singing Irish ballads. Herbert Gans called this ___________. a. paradoxical b. symbolic ethnicity c. ethnically authentic d. a case of mistaken identity

Weegy: c) symbolic ethnicity
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