Sociology questions set 113

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
It is true that the differences among the social sciences.
A
are differences of vantage point
B
are a matter of stress
C
consist of the examination of various facets of a social universe
D
all of the above
Question 2
According to sociology norms guide
A
The way people describe what is natural to them
B
The term that is used to describe standard behavior
C
The belief people have about what others do in a particular situation
D
Social activity
Question 3
Which of the following refers to Piaget's developmental theory?
A
Personality development acts independently of physical development
B
Personality development proceeds in stages related to sensorymotor maturation
C
Behavior is the product of genetic predispositions
D
The most important influence on personality development is social class
Question 4
When two or more complexes are combined, it is
A
pattern
B
theme
C
complex
D
None of these
Question 5
The social construction of childhood can be traced back to.
A
the introduction of compulsory education
B
increasingly emotional ties between parents and children
C
new consumer goods for children such as clothes toys and books
D
all of the above
Question 6
Belief system is concerned only with
A
religion
B
politics
C
culture
D
all aspects of social life
Question 7
Identify the social processes which are linked to change of social structure: (i) Industrialisation (ii) Sanskritization (iii) Modernisation (iv) Globalisation (v) Intergenerational mobility (vi) Intragenerational mobility Select the correct option:
A
(i) (ii) (iv)
B
(i) (iii) (iv)
C
(iv) (v) (vi)
D
(i) (iii) (iv) (v)
Question 8
The market system consists of planning by.
A
inducement
B
direction
C
command
D
tradition
Question 9
Which theory is a great deal older than sociology?
A
Social Theory
B
Economic Theory
C
Political Theory
D
None of these
Question 10
Which one of the following is not an example of non-verbal communication?
A
smiling
B
talking
C
frowning
D
waving
Question 11
Who is said to have deconstructed language and social institutions?
A
Derrida
B
Godelier
C
Foucault
D
Smith
Question 12
The shift form civil religion to common religion means that.
A
the increasing bureaucracy of the state has made religion only a marginal part of our lives
B
despite the weakening of traditional authority our everyday lives and common sense remain shaped by religious beliefs and values
C
religious participation in collective worship may have declined but people still practise their faiths in private
D
people are much more likely to discuss their religious beliefs in public informal settings
Question 13
The idea that technology changes social organization and ideology is called.
A
scientific determinism
B
technological revolution
C
evangelical determinism
D
secular humanism
Question 14
Nucleus contain a network of subdivisions called
A
microfilaments
B
microtubules
C
chromatin fibers
D
chromatin network
Question 15
Keep a log of how you develop your research how you change your view and problems and how your make key decisions is
A
Start keeping a log and record file
B
Find out what others have learned about the topic
C
Assess the requirements for carrying out the research
D
Specific your theoretical orientation
Question 16
The purpose of terrorism is.
A
to bring in new forms of government
B
to start a nationalistic revolution
C
reject modernization
D
all of the above
Question 17
The book "Suicide" was written in
A
1895
B
1896
C
1897
D
None of these
Question 18
Karl Marx held that a social movement-the revolt of the proletariat-would help workers overcome feelings of.
A
class consciousness
B
false consciousness
C
socialist consciousness
D
surplus value
Question 19
Which of the following is not process of social cultural change?
A
Discovery
B
Invention
C
Scientific experiment
D
Diffusion
Question 20
Social classes are divided on the basis of
A
religion
B
wealth
C
education
D
None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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