Sociology questions set 122

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Subdued religious rituals which appeal to upper-middle-class Protestants are the hallmark of which of the following denominations?
A
Episcopalians
B
Presbyterians
C
Congregationalists
D
all of the above
Question 2
According to sociologists how many years ago our ancestries were used fossil, fire, tools and weapons
A
3 million
B
4 million
C
4 million
D
2 million
Question 3
Language.
A
helps humans to cooperate
B
passes on knowledge from generation to generation
C
reflects changes in society
D
all of the above
Question 4
Global inequality is evident in.
A
the size of families
B
per capita
C
the items rich countries throw out
D
all of the above
Question 5
The crude birthrate is the.
A
number of births per thousand people per year
B
number of births a year in the world
C
the same as the fertility rate
D
the same as the fecundity rate
Question 6
The American democratic system is based on.
A
the dignity of the individual
B
representation of the majority
C
protection of minority rights
D
all of the above
Question 7
..... social aggregations that emerge from the (Inter)Net when enough people carry on.....public discussions long enough with sufficient human feeling to form webs of personal relationships What is Rheingold (2000)describing here?
A
cyberspace
B
the worldwide web
C
virtual communities
D
chatrooms
Question 8
Comet introduced
A
Dynamical sociology
B
Static sociology
C
Physics
D
None of these
Question 9
According to Marx:
A
an economic crisis in the capitalist system would force factory owners into the ranks of the unemployed
B
an excess of the working class population depends on the availability of employment opportunities not on fixed supply of food.
C
the problems associated with population growth are a function of the scarcity of wealth
D
self-control would restrain population growth.
Question 10
Which one of the following is not correct with regard to the Liberal Feminists view on the State?
A
The State is potentially a neutral arbiter and lacks any ideology of its own.
B
Men have captured the State.
C
Men are pressure group, women are observers.
D
Women should embrace strategies for meaningfully access the state and influence it.
Question 11
The most pernicious aspect of sexist ideology is.
A
the belief that the sexes differ by nature
B
that men are superior in certain activities
C
that men are basically superior by nature
D
the pervasiveness of the ideology
Question 12
According to sociologists ownership of wealth means of production is called
A
Economic means
B
Economic production
C
Economic structure
D
Economic capital
Question 13
''Men make history, but they do not make it just as they please; they do not make it under circumstances chosen by them, but under circumstances directly encountered, given and transmitted from the past.'' With whom is this statement related?
A
Karl Mannheim
B
Karl Marx
C
Karl Popper
D
Ralf Dahrendorf
Question 14
Social theory is found in
A
old testament in Hindu Vedas
B
the works of the Chinese sages
C
both of these
D
None of these
Question 15
The ethnomethodology as an approach to study society is concerned with
A
The fundamental bases of social order
B
Issue of unequal distribution of power and authority in society
C
Distribution of resources in society
D
Shape up the social institutions from historical perspective
Question 16
Caste systems rank categories of people in
A
Culture
B
Race
C
Hierarachy
D
Traditional
Question 17
Ethnocentrism refers to.
A
an attitude with which members of one society judge another society according to their own standards
B
the attitude that cultures be analyzed on their own terms
C
the attitude that certain values and practices are common to all cultures
D
all of the above
Question 18
Which of the following is NOT within the secondary economic sector?
A
Home construction
B
Oil drilling
C
Salmon canning
D
All of these
Question 19
In modern society people belong to so many group that a number of their in-group and out-group relationships overlap It has given the members of society a wide spectrum of.
A
behaviour learning
B
socialization
C
both a & b
D
None of these
Question 20
In Merton's terms, a person who has abandoned the goal of material success and become compulsively committed to the institutional means is a (an)
A
ritualist
B
retreatist
C
rebel
D
innovator
There are 20 questions to complete.

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