In general. which of the following is true about minorities?

Which of the following is true of a minority group? a. Minority groups are denied access to power and resources by the dominant group. b. Minority groups are always smaller in number than the majority group. c. Minority groups are not recognized as belonging to a particular social category. d. Minority groups practice “reverse racism.”

Answer

Right answer – a.Minority groups are denied access to power and resources by the dominant group.

Explanation – Minority group refers to a specific group that have members who are bit different in language, occupation and other appearance related features. Such groups generally don’t have access to the resources and they are not allowed to make a decision for a society’s welfare. This rules and boundaries are primarily designed by the dominant or majority group. Here other options are not true as there is no such proof that minority groups are smaller than a majority group. Also they don’t practice reverse racism.

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