Sociology questions set 109

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Premeditated politically motivated violence perpetrated against noncombatant targets by subnational groups or clandestine agents is the definition of.
A
social movements
B
revolution
C
coups d, etat
D
terrorism
Question 2
Which type of intoxicant is taken by the use of Cigarette, Bidi, Tobacco, Cigar etc.?
A
Narcotics
B
Nicotine
C
Sedatives
D
Hallucinogens
Question 3
An attempt to understand the social world by situating social events in their corresponding environment is called.
A
Social work
B
Sociology
C
Society
D
None of these
Question 4
Which of there terms is the odd one out?
A
causation
B
correlation
C
association
D
connection
Question 5
In sociology lower orders is natural suspicions against immigrants, fecklee poor, security are
A
Prejudice against
B
Greed is good
C
Elitism is efficient
D
Prestige
Question 6
In one sense of the term everyone is ethnocentric This is because.
A
it is virtually impossible not to view people and situations in terms of some of the norms and categories derived from one's own cultural experiences
B
people are intolerant by nature
C
people are afraid and distrustful of strangers
D
it is impossible to understand another culture or subculture without having been raised in it
Question 7
Which of the following would experience role exit?
A
retired person
B
a recovering alcoholic
C
nun who leaves her religious order
D
each of the above
Question 8
In-groups and out-groups.
A
can be thought of as "we-groups" and "they-groups " respectively
B
highlight the importance of family ties
C
are almost always based on territory (e.g. a neighbourhood or nation-state)
D
are easily bridged by those who wish to share the other group's identity
Question 9
Which of the following statements concerning roles is FALSE?
A
A single status may have multiple roles attached to it
B
A role does not exist in isolation but is integrated with the activities of other people
C
Roles define duties but only statuses define rights
D
Groups consist of complexes of interlocking roles
Question 10
According to sociologists spread of cultural traits from one society to another is called
A
Diffusion
B
Globlization
C
Global traits
D
Cultural diversity
Question 11
Harry Harlow worked with Thesus Monkeys in
A
1952
B
1962
C
1972
D
None of these
Question 12
White-collar crime is low in visibility because.
A
it involves only small amounts of money
B
the proletariat can outsmart the bourgeoisie
C
the police turn a blind eye to corporate crime
D
it goes undetected in the context of everyday business transactions
Question 13
It is most accurate to say that.
A
the global social system closely resembles a social system closely resembles a social system
B
the global social system differs considerably from a societal social system
C
a global social system does not exist
D
there exists consensus on values on a global level
Question 14
Demographers believe that.
A
the demographic transition represents a general pattern
B
Western societies are doomed to extinction
C
the underdeveloped nations must increase their birthrate
D
population grows in inverse proportion to food production
Question 15
Which is the main basis for the growth of eco-feminism?
A
Deforestation in industrial society.
B
Women's lives and their relation with the nature.
C
Pollution and environmental degradation.
D
Global warming.
Question 16
Individuality in sociological sense means
A
depicting strength of character as a number of the group.
B
physical attachment of two units.
C
physical detachment of two units.
D
None of these
Question 17
Which statement below most accurately describes the global unemployment rate?
A
the unemployment rate has decreased significantly since the 1970s
B
the unemployment rate remains historically low
C
the unemployment rate remains historically high
D
the unemployment rate in not known
Question 18
Which one of the following statements correctly identify 'subaltern perspective'?
A
An approach to study society from Elite's point of view.
B
Describe changes in society of the developed countries.
C
Approach history from below, focused more on what happens among masses at the base level of society
D
An approach to study the postmodern societies
Question 19
Care for the elderly.
A
is provided by the family in 40 percent of cases
B
falls mostly on the eldest son
C
is provided by the sandwich generation
D
none of the above
Question 20
Ethnocentrism has two meanings The version which may alternatively be called ethnochauvinism refers to the conviction that.
A
one's own culture subculture or society is best bar none
B
women are subordinate in every culture
C
other cultures can be judged by the standards of one's own
D
the males of a given ethnic group are superior
There are 20 questions to complete.

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