Sociology questions set 131

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Earliest era, extending through to medieval period in Europe, was
A
Functional stage
B
Positivism
C
Theological stage
D
Comte's stages
Question 2
A university that serves as a meeting ground for people seeking marital partners is performing.
A
a manifest function
B
a latent function
C
a dysfunction
D
a manifest dysfunction
Question 3
A white collar revolution has transformed Marx's industrial proletariat is
A
white-collar work and a rising standard of living
B
More extensive legal protections
C
The fragmentation of the capitalist class
D
All of the above
Question 4
Max Weber was son of
A
doctor
B
lawyer
C
politician
D
None of these
Question 5
Abraham Maslow and Carl Rogers are associated with the following theories of personality.
A
development
B
stressing selfconcept and selfactualization
C
psychoanalytic
D
environmental determinism
Question 6
Which of these is not part of Judith Butler's theory of gender identity?
A
gender is performative
B
people 's biological sex underpins their gendered identity
C
gender is about what we do not who we are
D
there is no essential or biological basis to gender
Question 7
According to sociologists an important sociological concept which captures those connections among individuals over time which create social bonds is
A
Social status
B
Social capital
C
Social work
D
Social circus
Question 8
The rise of new social movements indicates that.
A
people vote according to pragmatic issues and concerns
B
consumer identities are more important than class identities
C
personal cultural and environmental issues can mobilise political consciousness just as much as economic interests
D
all of the above
Question 9
A series of unfolding stages are called
A
Functional stage
B
Evolutionary theories
C
Configuration theories
D
None of the above
Question 10
Judicial decisions are a part of:
A
Convention
B
British constitution
C
American constitution
D
Non of them
Question 11
In which of the following decade has there been an absolute decline of population size in India?
A
1971-1981
B
2001-2011
C
1931-1941
D
1901-1911
Question 12
A very important organelle which is also called power house of cell is
A
mitochondria
B
Golgi complex
C
nucleus
D
cell membrane
Question 13
To say that American music is the best in the world is an example of.
A
ethnocentrism
B
cultural relativity
C
the truth
D
a value
Question 14
The failure of the League of Nation.
A
occurred after President Wilson's stroke
B
was due to the Republican Senate's opposition
C
illustrated that national interest is more important than collective security or moral opposition to aggression
D
was due to Marxism-Leninism
Question 15
The term 'secondary deviation refers to
A
The punishment or stigmatization of deviant acts
B
the labelling of an act as deviant through social reaction to it
C
the ways in which taking on a deviant role affects future action
D
All of the above
Question 16
Role confusion in modern society is engendered by all but one of the following.
A
Broadening of role specification
B
Plurality of moralities
C
Increase in number of achievable positions
D
None of these
Question 17
According to sociologists in bureaucratic organisations rules take precedence over personal whim this impersonality encourages uniform treatment for each client as well as other worker is called
A
Formal
B
Personal
C
Rules and regulations
D
Impersonality
Question 18
The most all-encompassing type of collective behaviour is.
A
public opinion
B
social movements
C
rumours
D
crowds
Question 19
According to sociologists rise of mass production technological food is
A
Commercial market
B
Growing food
C
Industrial
D
Post industrial society
Question 20
Weber's famous study The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism (1904/5) was part of a larger project to study what?
A
Christianity's influence in the West
B
the influence of the world religions on social development
C
how salvation beliefs have shaped the modern world economy
D
the impact of capitalism on the world religions
There are 20 questions to complete.

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