Sociology questions set 149

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Goldthorpe identified the Service class as.
A
those in non-manual occupations exercising authority on behalf of the state
B
people working in consultancy firms who were recruited by big businesses
C
the young men and women employed in domestic service in the nineteenth century
D
those who had worked in the armed services
Question 2
In sociology performing biological activities and healthy bodies like sports, and traditional approaches this type of activity in society is called
A
Functionalism
B
Action
C
Reaction
D
Interaction
Question 3
In sociology rules of many by few of political members are called
A
Leader
B
Head Man
C
Oligarchy
D
Power
Question 4
Psychosomatic illness entails.
A
anxiety or emotional tension producing physical symptoms
B
purely imaginary physical problems
C
bodily ailments creating mental disorder
D
all of the above
Question 5
Sapir and Whorf believe that.
A
the structure of a language shapes a people's view of the world
B
language has no part in mental attitudes
C
languages are limited to the number of words for any given object
D
preverbal communication is more important than verbal
Question 6
Which of the following is characteristic of ethnocentrism?
A
Prejudice
B
Patriotism
C
Terrorism
D
None of these
Question 7
Which of the following ins NOT a key theme in Michel Foucault's writing?
A
the hyperreality of media imagery
B
the significance of expert discourses
C
societies use of surveilance and discipline
D
the archaeology of scientiflc knowledge
Question 8
The low birthrate in the United States is related to.
A
questionable nutrition
B
increased drug use
C
increase of women in work force
D
none of the above
Question 9
Proteins are synthesized within mitochondria that
A
self-duplication
B
self-replication
C
self-multiplication
D
self-division
Question 10
Children have taken on the role of the generalized other when.
A
most of the important norms have been internalized
B
they start school
C
they have learned to speak
D
they are consciously socialized
Question 11
People who are important in shaping your self-concept and whose approval you wish to have are.
A
significant others
B
generalized others
C
the l and the me
D
the ego and the superego
Question 12
Sociology comes from a Latin word Socius means.
A
Neighbour
B
Associate
C
Friend
D
None of these
Question 13
Which of the following would fit Charles Horton Cooley's classification of a primary group?
A
Redheads
B
Tourists visiting a resort
C
A married couple
D
A sales clerk and a customer
Question 14
Which of the following is considered a white-collar crime?
A
consumer fraud
B
bribery
C
income tax evasion
D
each of the above
Question 15
Conflict Perspective was revived in 20th Century by.
A
Meads
B
C.Wright Mills
C
Lewis Coser
D
b & c
Question 16
Which of the following is NOT a function of a primary group?
A
socialization
B
meeting important personal needs
C
social control
D
accomplishing a specific practical purpose
Question 17
A considerable amount of control may be exerted by means of
A
art
B
poetry
C
eloquence
D
all of these
Question 18
According to sociology a process by which a centre, core or essence is destabilized and weakened is called
A
Descent
B
Caste
C
Decent red
D
All of the above
Question 19
What is defined as non-conformity to a given set of norms that are accepted by a significant number of people in a community or society?
A
criminality
B
deviance
C
recidivism
D
degeneracy
Question 20
Engineers lawyers investment bankers top CEOs entertainers and so on are described as.
A
nouveau riches
B
generation x-ers
C
baby boomers
D
symbolic analysts
There are 20 questions to complete.

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