Sociology questions set 125

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
sociocultureal change means that.
A
social change is really separate from cultural change
B
cultural change has nothing to do with social change
C
social and cultural change are interrelated
D
the concept is a contradiction in terms
Question 2
What is ethnomethodology?
A
the study of sociological research methods
B
the study of the methods people use to make sense of the world
C
the study of language in everyday conversatioons
D
the use of experiments in sociological research
Question 3
Max Weber's pioneering work The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism is an example of.
A
macro-level analysis
B
macro-level analysis
C
resurgent fundamentalism
D
the interactionist approach to religion
Question 4
According to sociology language is major means of
A
Oral culture tradition
B
Cultural reproduction
C
Culture change
D
Modernism
Question 5
According to sociologists children with shaved heads and yellow uniforms sit in rows in a classroom of an orphanage delinquents in any place are
A
Symbol of their culture
B
Sign of their culture
C
identity of their culture
D
All of the above
Question 6
The author of a famous treatise on the origin of the state characterized existence in the ''state of nature'' as.
A
similar to an earthly paradise
B
among "noble savages"
C
solitary poor nasty brutish and short
D
a pre-Christian utopia
Question 7
In Melanesia ''mana''is.
A
the power of good over evil
B
the power of evil over good
C
a power that is neither good nor evil
D
the food miraculously given to the escaped slaves in the wilderness
Question 8
Which approach holds that deviance is not a feature of a group or individual but a process of interaction through which one group becomes defined as deviant?
A
labelling theory
B
control theory
C
functionalist theory
D
conflict theory
Question 9
In 2013 which world region had the lowest proportion of Internet users per head of population but also the fastest rate of growth users?
A
Middle East
B
Asia
C
Oceania/Australia
D
Africa
Question 10
..... is the process by which a society moves from traditional to industrial social and economic arrangements.
A
Development
B
Evolution
C
Modernization
D
Social change
Question 11
The family into which you were born is called.
A
my family
B
the family of procreation
C
the family of origin
D
the family of orientation
Question 12
Love of money peace and God are American.
A
Norms
B
folkways
C
values
D
mores
Question 13
According to sociology associated with Anthony Giddens, David Harvey generally they do not agree with ideas of postmodernists and another theme developed which is called as
A
Liquid society
B
Late capitalism
C
Multiple moderates
D
Late modernity
Question 14
Industrial People often size up one another interm of their..
A
Religion
B
Jobs
C
Society
D
Pattern
Question 15
Aim of social research is
A
theoretical
B
practical
C
utilitarian
D
a and c
Question 16
According to sociology first McDonald's operating manual declared weight of a regular raw hamburger is called
A
Sharing of responsibility
B
Efficiency
C
Calculability
D
All of the above
Question 17
Recent events vividly demonstrate that nationalism is.
A
dead
B
the source of wars and atrocities
C
at most a quaint reminder of past political cultures
D
the bastion of freedom and world peace
Question 18
Technological forms of surveillance have made it easier to.
A
access and exchange private information about consumers
B
reduce prison overcrowding by the use of electronic tagging
C
monitor employees activities at work
D
all of the above
Question 19
Maintaining a group's distinctive customs and identity is called.
A
cultural decline
B
cultural pluralism
C
cultural complex
D
cultural trait
Question 20
According to Smelser's model which of the following determinants of collective behaviour occurs first?
A
growth of a generalized belief
B
precipitating factors
C
structural conduciveness
D
structural strain
There are 20 questions to complete.

Leave a Reply

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