Sociology questions set 105

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
According to sociology who was father of religion?
A
Max Weber's
B
Emile Durkheim
C
Franz Boas
D
Davis
Question 2
Meads concept of I and Me are confused with Frauds concept of ID and the
A
Ego
B
Generalized
C
Superego
D
Self
Question 3
Culture refers to
A
interwoven pattern of behaviour
B
interrelationship of people
C
traditions of society
D
traditions of society
Question 4
According to Max Weber agrarian societies are
A
Social norms
B
Social values
C
Social prestige
D
Social status
Question 5
The biological explanations of deviance include.
A
Lombroso's criminal types
B
Sheldon's mesomorphs
C
the extra Y chromosome
D
all of the above
Question 6
The emergence of a consolidated network of business leadership is most compatible with which ideal-type of capitalism?
A
family capitalism
B
managerial capitalism
C
welfare capitalism
D
institutional capitalism
Question 7
Which of the following describes a central change in contemporary life that has been identified by futurists?
A
The United States is being restructured from an agrarian to an industrial society
B
Modern societies are increasingly shifting from a national to a global economy
C
High tech industries are becoming energy-and materials-intensive
D
all of the above
Question 8
Government is characterized by a(n).
A
pattern of statuses and roles
B
system of norms and values
C
system to deal with order and defense
D
all of the above
Question 9
Total ''laissez-faire'' is impossible because.
A
the market does not provide for satisfying public needs
B
the market is not equitable favoring those with more resources
C
the market makes no provision for protecting smaller participants
D
all of the above
Question 10
The term sociology was coined by.
A
Max Weber
B
August Comte
C
Emile Durkheim
D
None of these
Question 11
When two or more cultural traits are combined, it is
A
pattern
B
theme
C
pattern and theme
D
complex
Question 12
Primary group are basic to the development of.
A
politics
B
law
C
personality
D
social change
Question 13
Right to Education was introduced as Fundamental Rights under which of the following Article of the Indian Constitution? Codes:
A
Article-14
B
Article-21
C
Article-21-A
D
Article-16
Question 14
A reduction of the ozone layer in the upper atmosphere leads to.
A
greater rainfall
B
greater crop yields
C
climate changes
D
fluorochlorocarbon production
Question 15
The multiple-nuclei theory of urban growth was presented by.
A
Ernest Burgess
B
Homer Hoyt
C
Ferdinand Tonnies
D
C.D Harris and Edward L.Ullman
Question 16
According to sociology participant observation is typically called
A
Quantitative research
B
Qualitative research
C
Research methodology
D
All of the above
Question 17
Which one of the following is a pull factor in emigration?
A
political oppression
B
employment opportunities
C
food shortages
D
population pressures
Question 18
In the United States we often formalize norms into.
A
folkways
B
mores
C
values
D
laws
Question 19
Which statement is FALSE?
A
In simple societies social differences among individuals are nonexistent
B
Slavery serfdom and caste are all instances of inequalities that are social in nature
C
People rank themselves according to wealth prestige and power
D
Stratification occurs in every society that has produced a surplus
Question 20
Latent functions of schools include.
A
maintaining the class system
B
encouraging social mobility
C
promoting nationalism
D
allowing the formation of a subculture and keeping children in school for a period of time
There are 20 questions to complete.

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