Sociology questions set 118

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
A subculture.
A
is always at odds with the ways of the larger society
B
is a set of patterned and recurrent aspects of life that appear in all known societies
C
includes members of a group that participate in the main culture while sharing another culture
D
uses a value-free approach that views people from the perspective of their own culture
Question 2
According to Marx Capitalism replaced feudalism and itself will be displaced by.
A
Feudalism
B
communism
C
Economic equalitarianism
D
None of these
Question 3
Soronkin has classified all societies as
A
idealistic
B
ideational
C
sensate
D
all of these
Question 4
The teen pregnancy rate.
A
began to decline in 1997
B
has declined principally for non-Hispanic black teens
C
is highest among Asian teens
D
only A and B
Question 5
The agents of socialisation are
A
people
B
groups
C
organisations
D
all of these
Question 6
The dependency ratio describes.
A
the size of working population supporting the young and the old
B
the number of children dependent upon the adults in a family
C
the amount of care both give and received by older people
D
the number of welfare professionals that support a population
Question 7
Judicial review by the Supreme Court is based on.
A
explicit statements in the Constitution
B
the Marbury v Madison decision
C
an act of Congress
D
the First Amendment to the Constitution
Question 8
Match the items in List-I with the items in List-II and choose the correct code given below: List-I List-II a. The death of a child below the age of one year. 1. Morbidity b. The death of woman at the time of delivery. 2. Infant mortality c. The rate of falling ill due to diseases. 3. Female infanticide d. Killing of girls after birth. 4. Maternal mortality 5. Female foeticide Codes: a b c d
A
1 4 2 5
B
2 4 1 3
C
4 3 5 2
D
5 4 1 3
Question 9
Firms sell their products in.
A
factor markets
B
resource markets
C
product markets
D
abstract markets
Question 10
The Treaty of Westphalia established.
A
secure borders between Germany and France
B
the principle that state religions were forbidden
C
King Henry the VII as the Holy Roman Emperor
D
that the power of the state superseded the power of the Catholic church
Question 11
There is a growing realization that divorce.
A
is a normal process from which people quickly recover
B
means freedom and happiness
C
may bring devastating economic and emotional consequences
D
none of the above
Question 12
The production possibilities frontier refers to.
A
the amount of each commodity that can be produced given available resources
B
unlimited production of one commodity
C
limitless output of commodities
D
none of the above
Question 13
Match the women development approaches in the List-I with the Feminist Schools of Thought in the List-II and choose the correct answer from the codes given below: List-I (Women Development Approaches) List-II (Feminist School of Thought) a. WID i. Marxist Feminist Thought b. WAD ii. Eco Feminist Thought c. GAD iii. Liberal Feminist Thought d. WED iv. Socialist Feminist Thought Codes: a b c d
A
i iii iv ii
B
ii i iii iv
C
iv ii i iii
D
iii i iv ii
Question 14
The rate of change for most of human history has been.
A
slow until the Industrial Revolution then rapid
B
rapid since the beginning of history
C
unchanged
D
slow because people are creatures of habit
Question 15
An example of a permanent or enduring subculture would be.
A
a group of guerrillas
B
the military establishment
C
life in a survivalist enclave
D
a doomsday cult
Question 16
Which of the following is with 20 million adherents the largest non-Christian faith in Europe?
A
Judaism
B
Buddhism
C
Islam
D
Hinduism
Question 17
A decline in the rural population was due chiefly to.
A
factories
B
the continued improvements in agricultural methods
C
population size
D
the favor of the local tyrant
Question 18
The forces and processes revolving around government is policies and actions are called.
A
politics
B
general social processes
C
dynamics
D
statics
Question 19
individuals who hold lesser positions and make less money than their parents are displaying.
A
status inconsistency
B
horizontal mobility
C
intragenerational mobility
D
intergenerational mobility
Question 20
Which of these is not an example of a qualitative research method?
A
survey research
B
ethnography
C
focus groups
D
biographical research
There are 20 questions to complete.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *