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1. What is a conjugal role?

  • The duties that a husband and wife perform as part of a family unit
  • The duties that a wife and a wife perform as part of a family unit
  • The type of role the children have in the home
  • The natural and biological roles of humans
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2. What is the instrumental role?

  • The role played by the children in the family where they play and go to school
  • The provider and breadwinner role within the family traditionally seen as the male role
  • The musical role within the family where traditionally the parents play two or more instruments
  • The nurturing and caring role within the family traditionally seen as the female role

3. What is polygyny?

  • When a woman has two or more husbands in her lifetime
  • A form of marriage in which a man may have two or more wives at the same time
  • When a man has two or more wives in his lifetime
  • A form of marriage in which a woman may have two or more husbands at the same time

4. What is monogamy?

  • Being married for over 10 years
  • A form of marriage where a person can only be legally married to one partner at a time
  • Only getting married once in your lifetime
  • A form of marriage where a person can legally be married to two or more patners

5. A family type that consists of 2 parents living with their children?

  • A Household
  • Nuclear family
  • Typical family
  • Bean Pole family

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