Sociology questions set 142

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
The behavior of an individual firm is part of.
A
macroeconomics
B
macroeconomics
C
macroeconomics
D
institutional economics
Question 2
The mechanism of the market system provides for.
A
the content and flow of goods and services to take place without any fixed plan
B
buyers and sellers not needing to know how the market works in order to act in it
C
the economy to function so that all participants derive some satisfaction
D
all of the above
Question 3
Demographic Transition exhibits.
A
High birth rate and low death rate in its first phase
B
High death rate and low birth rate in its first phase
C
High birth rate and high death rate in its first phase
D
None of these
Question 4
Who said that 'only one role is associated with one status'?
A
Ralph Linton
B
R.K. Merton
C
Talcott Parsons
D
William G. Goode
Question 5
Critics of the concept of relative poverty argue that.
A
it concentrates too much on kinship ties
B
the government should be raising benefit levels
C
in modern affluent societies no one is truly poor
D
it is wrong to make comparisons between countries
Question 6
Anomie is
A
a type of deliquency
B
a serious offence
C
a value clash behaviour
D
a self-indulgence
Question 7
Cytoplasm is filled with 80% of
A
salts
B
water
C
sugars
D
air
Question 8
Who wrote The Metropolis and Mental Life(1903)?
A
Louise Wirth
B
Robert Park
C
Georg Simmel
D
Max Weber
Question 9
Kind of truth we are trying to produce or a strong factual scientific kind of truth with lots of evidence is called as
A
Theoretical epistemology
B
Technical question
C
Ethical, political
D
Policy question
Question 10
Georg Simmel was
A
European sociologist
B
German sociologist
C
American sociologist
D
None of the above
Question 11
Which sociological perspective points out that while pure monopolies are not a basic element of the economy of the United States competition is much more restricted than one might expect in what is called a free enterprise system?
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
labeling theory
Question 12
Which sociological perspective emphasizes the integrative power of religion in human society?
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
each of the above
Question 13
As a consequence of rural-urban migration.
A
More and more urbanization is taking place successfully
B
ruralisation of urban areas is taking place
C
Ruralisation of urban areas and ribbon growth seem to be the result
D
None of these
Question 14
Urbanism is the study of.
A
Cities
B
human communities rural areas
C
Transition
D
None of these
Question 15
Which is FALSE of power?
A
It is necessary for exerting social control in society
B
It plays a significant role in all kinds of social interactions
C
All power relationships are one sided
D
People have greater or lesser amounts of power according to their statuses in society
Question 16
Endogamy and exogamy are.
A
two social science disciplines
B
ways of studying institutions
C
social limitations placed on marriages
D
practiced only by select groups in society
Question 17
What kind of individual is valued in industrial and postindustrial societies?
A
a highly educated intellectual
B
manual workers
C
nonproductive citizens
D
the poor and alienated
Question 18
The caste system is generally associated with.
A
Hinduism
B
Islam
C
Judaism
D
Buddhism
Question 19
Recent research supports the notion that mother-infant bonding.
A
has a cultural basis
B
has a biological basis
C
depends on how wanted the infant is
D
none of the above
Question 20
Conflict theorists see the state's functions as.
A
protecting the interest of the ruling elite only
B
helping the poor and homeless
C
bringing peace to its citizens
D
directing the economy
There are 20 questions to complete.

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