exam questions cover all course required textbook readings, key terms, & lectures. statist ics **same two tables that had to review from test two . 100 multiple choice, & t rue and false. bring soft lead pencils and an eraser at least 2 to the test. What process involves deciding exactly what is to be measured when assigning value to a variable: operationalization, reliability, conceptualization, validity. Religion is a social institution that is best defined as involving: Ideas about good & evil: beliefs and practices concerning what is sacred b, a serious of beliefs about creation, norms about how to live. As a social institution, the economy: produces and distributes goods & services, guides the consumption of goods & services, operated in a relatively predictable manner, all of the above are correct. About how long ago in history did the 1st cities emerge: 10,000 years ago, 4,000 years ago, 2,000 years ago, 1,000 years ago.