sociology MCQ questions answers

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Sociology MCQ

Question 1 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Asian Americans deal with being the "model minority" or also called.....
A
Being perfect in everything
B
Being perfect in just school
C
Being perfect in language translation
D
Being perfect for nothing
Question 2 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Learning behaviour in a social institution or developing social skills is called.
A
Primary
B
Secondary
C
Developmental socialization
D
None of these
Question 2 Explanation: 
Six examples of important social skills
  • Effective communication. The ability to communicate effectively with others is a core social skill.
  • Conflict resolution. Disagreements and dissatisfaction can arise in any situation.
  • Active listening.
  • Empathy.
  • Relationship management.
  • Respect.
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Question 3 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Social conflict is
A
an understanding of how society works
B
an understanding of why this is inequality
C
a microview understanding of social experience
D
None of the above
Question 3 Explanation: 
For example, education: the lower class will do everything to gain access to the higher class resources based on democratizing and liberalizing education systems because these forms of capital are thought to be of value for future success.
Question 4 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
questions a person is to answer in his or her own words
A
open-ended questions
B
closed-ended questions
C
neutral-ended questions
D
None of the above
Question 4 Explanation: 
Definition of Hypophora

Hypophora is a figure of speech in which a writer raises a question, and then immediately provides an answer to that question. Commonly, a question is asked in the first paragraph, and then the paragraph is used to answer the question.
Question 5 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which is a drawback of the digital divide?
A
Jenette, an Asian woman, works from home on her computer
B
John, a man of color, searches for a job online
C
Olivia, a white woman, orders groceries online
D
Fransisco, a hispanic man, uploads his resume on his cell phone rather than a lap top
Question 5 Explanation: 
Barrier to studies and knowledge. The coronavirus crisis has shown the effects of the digital divide in education: teachers and students out of the loop because they lack sufficient technology and digital skills. It also increases lack of knowledge by limiting access to knowledge.
Question 6 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
..... are socially determined behaviors expected of a person.
A
Status
B
Role
C
Role Expectation
D
Role Performance
Question 6 Explanation: 
The socially determined behaviors expected of a person performing a role are called role performances. Individuals acquire an achieved status through their own direct efforts. A minister is an example of someone with an achieved status.
Question 7 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
A bureaucracy is an example of a formal organization because
A
bureaucracies and formal organizations are always run by governments
B
bureaucracies are deliberately created to reach long-term goals.
C
everyone in the organization has the same amount of power.
D
bureaucracies and formal organizations both tend to last only until a specific goal is met
Question 7 Explanation: 
Bureaucracies. Bureaucracies are an ideal type of formal organization. A clear division of labor refers to the fact that within a bureaucracy, each individual has a specialized task to perform. For example, psychology professors teach psychology, but they do not attempt to provide students with financial aid forms.
Question 8 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is defined as the cultural practices and outlooks of a given community of people that set them apart from others?
A
racism
B
ethnicity
C
identity
D
stereotyping
Question 8 Explanation: 
ETHNICITY: cultural practices and outlooks of a given community of people that set them apart from others. Members of ethnic groups see themselves as culturally distinct from other groups in a society, and are seen by those others to be so in return.
Question 9 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Any behavior that differs from the norm is considered
A
Deviance
B
Crime
C
Social Control
D
Normal
Question 9 Explanation: 
Social norms, or mores, are the unwritten rules of behavior that are considered acceptable in a group or society. Norms can change according to the environment, situation, and culture in which they are found, and people's behavior will also change accordingly. Social norms may also change or be modified over time.
Question 10 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Societies are classified according to which of the following categories?
A
Industrial
B
Postindustrial
C
Preindustrial
D
All of the above
Question 10 Explanation: 
Sociologists have classified the different types of societies into six categories, each of which possesses their own unique characteristics:
  • Hunting and gathering societies.
  • Pastoral societies.
  • Horticultural societies.
  • Agricultural societies.
  • Industrial societies.
  • Post-industrial societies.
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Question 11 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What is a spontaneous expression of approval or disapproval given by an individual or group?
A
negative sanction
B
positive sanction
C
informal sanction
D
formal sanction
Question 11 Explanation: 
-An INFORMAL SANCTION is a spontaneous expression of approval or disapproval given by an individual or a group. -Positive informal sanctions include standing ovations, compliments, smiles, pats on the back, and gifts.
Question 12 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
What do you call someone who keeps to him/herself and doesn't have any interest in being part of a group?
A
socialite
B
unsocial
C
sociopath
D
associate
Question 12 Explanation: 
selfish Add to list Share. Someone who is selfish cares only about themselves and doesn't consider others.
Question 13 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following methods would most likely be used in quantitative research?
A
Case study
B
structured interview
C
unstructured interview
D
participant observation
Question 13 Explanation: 
Although there are many other methods to collect quantitative data, those mentioned above probability sampling, interviews, questionnaire observation, and document review are the most common and widely used methods either offline or for online data collection.
Question 14 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Which of the following is NOT associated with democratic reforms in the classroom?
A
cooperative learning
B
the factory method of education
C
open-classroom
D
integrative curriculum
Question 14 Explanation: 
A democratic classroom teacher never insults or embarrasses students, but tries to serve as a model of good behavior. In the democratic classroom, the teacher uses methods to encourage creative and critical thinking. The student in the democratic classroom is allowed to ask questions.
Question 15 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Consider the following Statements:
  1. South African's system of apartheid is an example of subjugation
  2. One way to develop the sociological imagination is to look at your own society as an outsider.
  3. In sport today, men and women receive approximately equal pay.
Which of the following statement(s) is/are true?
A
Only 1, 2
B
Only 1, 3
C
Only 1, 2, 3
D
Only 2, 3
Question 16 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
It is from the .....that the culture is formally transmitted.
A
School
B
Education
C
Family
D
All of the above
Question 16 Explanation: 
Cultural transmission is the process through which cultural elements, in the form of attitudes, values, beliefs, and behavioral scripts, are passed onto and taught to individuals and groups.
Question 17 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
A circle of friends is an example of a(n) ..... group.
A
formal
B
informal
C
electronic
D
triad
Question 17 Explanation: 
A group of people with a shared profession, interests, or acquaintances. acquaintance. circle. company. acquaintanceship.
Question 18 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
This type of survey uses closed-ended forms and questions:
A
Experiment
B
Questionnaire
C
Interview
D
Case Study
Question 18 Explanation: 
Close-ended questions are question formats that provoke a simple response from a respondent. They are designed such there isn't much thought into the single word answer. An example of a close ended question is, “Are you hungry?”. Individuals generally enjoy talking about themselves.
Question 19 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Organized, armed conflict that occurs within a society or between nations
A
war
B
equilibrium
C
collectivity
D
social change
Question 19 Explanation: 
war Add to list Share. War is armed combat between two or more countries or between different groups of people within the same country. The term "civil war" means not that the war is courteous and polite, but that it is between citizens of the same nation or community, as in the American Civil War.
Question 20 [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
An ideology or doctrine spread through persuasion is.
A
propaganda
B
journalism
C
foreign policy
D
diplomacy
There are 20 questions to complete.

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