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    Describe the differences and similarities between racial groups and ethnic groups.

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    Similarities:

    - Both groups categorize people based on shared genealogy (ancestors and common traits)
    - Ethnic groups and racial groups became part of the legal system in the United States in the last decades of the 20th century creating laws that prohibited anyone from any group to be discriminated because of ...

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    The similarities and differences are examined between race and ethnicity and what sets them apart from each other and what makes them similar.

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