Beliefs about beauty

In this lesson we will consider beliefs about beauty and how they are subjective. We will also learn about cultural variance in beliefs about beauty.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Getting lots of likes on social media is more important than having lots of friends in real life?

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Q2.You can have positive and negative body image.

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Q3.Only women worry about their appearance.

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Q4.Beliefs about beauty, for example, are subjective and differ over time and within cultures.

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Q5.Which of these might people feel if they are overexposed to lots of edited and 'perfect' images? (There may be multiple responses.)

Select three (3) boxes

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Getting lots of likes on social media is more important than having lots of friends in real life?

1/5

Q2.You can have positive and negative body image.

2/5

Q3.Only women worry about their appearance.

3/5

Q4.Beliefs about beauty, for example, are subjective and differ over time and within cultures.

4/5

Q5.Which of these might people feel if they are overexposed to lots of edited and 'perfect' images? (There may be multiple responses.)

Select three (3) boxes

5/5

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Beliefs about beauty

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Q1.Which of these words would fit with a definition of 'beliefs'? (There may be more than one response.)

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Q2.Is this a good definition of the term 'cultural'? Relating to the ideas, customs and social behaviour of a society.

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Q3."Beauty is in the eye of the beholder" - what does this mean?

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Q4.Different cultures have different views of beauty,

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Q5.Beliefs about beauty, for example, are subjective and differ over time and within cultures.

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Beliefs about beauty

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of these words would fit with a definition of 'beliefs'? (There may be more than one response.)

Select three (3) boxes

1/5

Q2.Is this a good definition of the term 'cultural'? Relating to the ideas, customs and social behaviour of a society.

2/5

Q3."Beauty is in the eye of the beholder" - what does this mean?

3/5

Q4.Different cultures have different views of beauty,

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Q5.Beliefs about beauty, for example, are subjective and differ over time and within cultures.

5/5

Lesson summary: Beliefs about beauty

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