Sociology questions set 136

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
The acceptance of preventive medicine is an example of the process that Parsons called.
A
differentiation
B
value generalization
C
inclusion
D
adaptive upgrading
Question 2
Societal Reaction theory begins with the fact that deviation is created by labelling an act as.
A
Inconsistent
B
Deviant
C
Normless
D
None of these
Question 3
The argument that in some situations the government had to ''prime the pump'' was advanced by.
A
Karl Marx
B
Adam Smith
C
John Maynard Keynes
D
Milton Friedman
Question 4
Which of the following is process of social cultural change?
A
Research
B
Scientific experiment
C
Diffusion
D
Analysis
Question 5
If a particular social change promotes a harmonious equilibrium it is.
A
None functional
B
Functional
C
Ineffective
D
None of these
Question 6
The scientist's skepticism extends to.
A
the value of scientific objectivity
B
his or her own credentials
C
his or her own findings
D
the usefulness of scientific inquiry
Question 7
What is education?
A
the process of delivering relevant skills and knowledge
B
a knowledge and understanding of society's high culture
C
a social institution promoting the acquisition of skills and knowledge
D
the skills and knowledge required for employment in a relevant field
Question 8
The United States Canada Northern and Western Europe among other areas are.
A
in the first stage of the demographic transition
B
still trying to curb population growth
C
threatened by under population
D
in the third stage of the demographic transition
Question 9
Social and economic change in Pakistan has been so enormous that it can be termed as Revolutionary The process of change began with.
A
Green Revolution
B
Migration after Independence
C
Both a and b
D
None of these
Question 10
Ethnocentrism is a real human reaction, found in all
A
known societies
B
groups
C
individuals
D
all of these
Question 11
According to the United States Department of Labour about..... percent of ''downsized''employees find new jabs.
A
75
B
14
C
19
D
28
Question 12
It is true of science that.
A
it is body of knowledge organized in a logical manner
B
it is not concerned with the method of acquiring knowledge
C
id does not include the method of investigation
D
its content is more important than its method
Question 13
The first stage, according to Comte was.
A
Theological
B
Metaphysical
C
Scientific stage
D
None of these
Question 14
Public government agencies are.
A
firms
B
households
C
markets
D
central authorities
Question 15
Criticisms of structuralfunctionalism include.
A
who says that a football player is more important than a college professor?
B
sons of talented persons are privileged even if they themselves lack talent
C
is a stable society better than an unequal society?
D
all of the above
Question 16
Which is not an indicator of social development?
A
Improvement in health
B
Improvement in quality of life
C
Improvement in education
D
Increase in per capita income
Question 17
Collective behavior is.
A
nonroutine
B
alienating
C
convergent
D
emergent
Question 18
Identify the correct logical order as explained by Karl Marx:
A
Class-in-itself, class-for-itself, social transformation, class conflict
B
Class-in-itself, class-for-itself, class conflict, social transformation
C
Class-in-itself, class conflict, class-for-itself, social transformation
D
Class-for-itself, class conflict, class-in-itself, social transformation
Question 19
In 1848 Marx wrote in The Communist Manifesto that a spectre was haunting Europe. What was this spectre?
A
Communism
B
Capitalism
C
Hegelian thought
D
Religion
Question 20
Biological explanations of deviance.
A
were popular during the first half of the 20th century
B
agree on the causes of deviance
C
are strongly supported scientifically
D
explain all types of deviance
There are 20 questions to complete.

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