Culture and Upbringing Multicultural Interview Community Programs Questions


Question Description

-You will answer the questions for yourself. Once the questions have been answered, you will write a paper comparing your responses to the responses of the person you interviewed. There is not a page limit, but it must be thorough and in-depth. You will need to include your reaction to their responses and how they are the same or different from your own. You will also need to reflect on your experience doing the interview, and how it may or may not have changed an opinion you have or had about the other person’s culture, gender, age or ability. Lastly, include why you think it would be important to reflect on your own upbringing and get to know the upbringing of the families in your schools.


1. What year were you born?

2. How would you define your culture?

3. What is your birth order (first, middle, last)?

4. How did your birth order play a role in how you grew up (more responsibilities, less responsibilities, etc.)?

5. What were some of the beliefs and values of your family?

6. What are some stereotypes that people might have about your culture, race, and ethnicity? Did those positively or negatively impact you growing up?

7. What were some of your experiences in school? Were they positive or negative? How did they impact how you grew up?

8. Were there any community programs that you were involved in? What was your role?

9. Were there any world events happening that impacted how you grew up? What was the impact?

10. Do you still have some of the same beliefs and values now, as an adult?

11. What changed and stayed the same? Why?

12. Do you believe that your experiences and relationships played a role in how you developed your beliefs and values? Why or why not?

Student has agreed that all tutoring, explanations, and answers provided by the tutor will be used to help in the learning process and in accordance with Studypool's honor code & terms of service.

Final Answer



Culture and Upbringing
Student’s Name
Institution Affiliation




My Responses to the Questions
1. 2003
2. I would define my culture as the way of life that is based on upholding family values,
morals, and beliefs in doing what in the best interest of self and society.
3. I am firstborn in my family.
4. AS firstborn, the birth order played an important in my upbringing as I was given
responsibilities from a young age; as such I had more responsibilities.
5. My family has instilled values of honesty, integrity and a great sense of friendship. As
well, we value hard work and dedication.
6. As a child of an immigrant, our culture is viewed as people responsible for bringing down
wages. The perception was negative.
7. I learned to stand up for myself. This is was a positive experience because from then I
have never been a pushover.
8. I was not involved in community activities as a child.
9. Although I was a teenager, the election of Barack Obama as president of the United
States showed that everybody has a chance to make it in life as long you dedicated.
10. Of course. I still believe in the values that I was taught as a kid and I will teach my kids
the same. The values of honesty, integrity, dedication and hard work, I will apply them
throughout my life.
11. I wouldn’t say that I have changed because have maintained the same principles.
12. I believe the experiences and relationships that I have had throughout my life have played
an important role in deepening my values and beliefs.



Comparison of my responses to the other person responses
The person I interviewed is my age-mate; s such his upbringing and schooling occurred
around the same time s mine. Althou...

DoctorDickens (10812)
New York University

Really helped me to better understand my coursework. Super recommended.

Similar Questions
Related Tags