Sociology questions set 124

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
According to sociology knowledge of arts and culture are
A
Symbolic capital
B
Social capital
C
Cultural trait
D
All of the above
Question 2
Symbolic racism.
A
can also be termed racial reconciliation
B
is the same as traditional racial prejudice
C
is a reflection of whites concern that further reductions in racial inequality will result in loss of the special status that whites in the United States have enjoyed over the years
D
has no impact on whites racial policy attitudes
Question 3
People who are suddenly thrust in a situation for which they know no precedent are vulnerable to.
A
criminal behavior
B
normative behavior
C
collective behavior
D
social behavior
Question 4
For the better part of recorded history knowledge about social relationships was principally based on.
A
scientific investigation
B
speculation
C
inspiration
D
measurement
Question 5
Extreme climatic conditions are.
A
obstacle to cultural development
B
Helpful in cultural development
C
have no effect
D
None of these
Question 6
According to Marshall McLuhan which of the following is being created by the electronic media?
A
global village
B
global network
C
global flows
D
global cities
Question 7
According to sociology social stratification keeps society
A
Functional
B
Operating
C
Demanding
D
In a good position
Question 8
While predictions are not always reliable sociologists and labour specialists foresee a workforce increasingly composed of.
A
women
B
racial minorities
C
ethnic minorities
D
all of the above
Question 9
Which is an example of a pivotal social institution.
A
A rock band
B
The economy
C
A jail
D
A symphony orchestra
Question 10
Micrographic is most famous work on discovery of cell which is given by
A
Robert Hooke
B
Lorenz Oaken
C
Theodor Schwann
D
F. Miescher
Question 11
In sociology a preoccupation with rules and regulations to point of thwarting as organisation goals are called
A
Bureaucratic ritualism
B
Bureaucratic inertia
C
Oligarchy
D
None of the above
Question 12
In sociology in progressive cultures, community extends beyond locality and family in static cultures is called
A
Society
B
Tribe
C
Community
D
Caste
Question 13
Modernization means that a society becomes.
A
democratic
B
affluent
C
agricultural
D
industrial
Question 14
According to Karl Marx.
A
classes are the result of different life styles
B
status is also a phenomenon of stratification
C
classes are determined by the relationship of a group in society to the means of production
D
classes are composed of the have-nots who eventually revolt against the haves
Question 15
According to sociology more internally heterogeneous a groups is, more likely its members are to interact with members of other groups are called
A
Heterogeneous groups
B
Dynamic group
C
Social parity promotes contact
D
Large groups turn inwards
Question 16
Present theories of stratification.
A
offer ways to end inequality
B
answer the question of what causes inequality
C
agree that inequality is an evil
D
offer two different ways of looking at inequality
Question 17
When the supply and demand curves intersect the final lasting price is achieved This is called.
A
clearance price
B
equilibrium price
C
pressure price
D
a buyer's market
Question 18
When a predominantly foreign government is overthrown the revolution is called.
A
alternative
B
class
C
nationalistic
D
fascist
Question 19
According to Blau and Duncan occupational upward mobility is greatly influenced by.
A
the amount of education
B
occupation of the father
C
the nature of the first job
D
all of the above
Question 20
GM crops are different from anything that has existed before because.
A
they are produced by techniques of cross-breeding
B
they are capable of drastically improving agricultural yields
C
they involve transplanting genes between different organisms
D
they have become front-page stories in the news everyday
There are 20 questions to complete.

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