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Multicultural Matrix and Analysis Worksheet
Part I: Select and identify six groups in the left-hand column. Complete the matrix.
Part II: Write a summary.
Part III: Format references consistent with APA guidelines.
|Part I: Matrix |What is the group’s history in the United |What is the group’s population in the |What are some attitudes and customs people|What is something you admire about |
| |States? |United States? |of this group may practice? |this group’s people, lifestyle, or |
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Some of these were | |origins. The African American's ingenuity | |
| |slavery, reconstruction, development of the | |embodies the saying, " if life gives you | |
| |African- American community, participation in| |lemons, make lemonade" or "perseverance in| |
| |the great military conflicts of the United | |being faced with ridiculous odds" | |
| |States, racial segregation, and the Civil | | | |
| |Rights Movement | | | |
| |Hispanics in the U.S. have a Wide-ranging, |Hispanics comprise about 11% of the U.S. |Family ties are very strong. Preserving |Family ties, respect for elders and |
| |history spanning more than four hundred years|population, including 3.6 million residing|the Spanish language within the family. |authorities, preservation of their |
| |and varying from region to region within the |in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. |Importance and value is placed on good |culture, cuisine, and language |
| |United States. The first confirmed landing in| |appearance. 90% of the Spanish-speaking | |
| |the continental US was by a Spaniard, Juan | |world is Roman Catholic. Lunch, referred | |
| |Ponce de Leon, in 1513 From then till present| |as el almuerzo, usually is the main meal | |
| |day the Hispanics an America are a driving | |of the day. Patriarchal society. | |
| |force in our population. | | | |
| |Filipino sailors were the first to settle in |2000 Census, 11.9 million, or 4.2 percent,|High educational level. Patriarchal |Belief system, art, cuisine,...