Sociology questions set 158

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Technology that powers sophisticated machinery with advance sources of energy.
A
communism
B
Marxism
C
industrialism
D
modernism
Question 2
In Muslim society affirmation there is no god but God, and Muhammad is messenger of God is called
A
Zakat
B
Shaman
C
Hajj
D
Shahada
Question 3
Occupational gender segregation is used to explain.
A
the belief that women control the private sphere
B
women, 's increasing labour market participation
C
the allocation of men and women to different types of job
D
relations between men and women in the workplace
Question 4
Which of the following would be an example of a random sample?A researcher.
A
administers a questionnaire to every fifth woman who enters a business office
B
examines the attitudes of residents of a city by interviewing every twentieth name in the city's telephone book
C
studies the attitudes of Democratic voters by choosing every tenth name found on a city's list of registered Democrats
D
None of the above
Question 5
Socialist theory was defined in the writings of karl Marx and.
A
Emile Durkheim
B
Adam Smith
C
Friedrich Engels
D
the Marx
Question 6
The main cause of unhappiness in the working class according to Marx is.
A
Alienation from the results of production
B
low wages
C
Job unsecurity
D
None of these
Question 7
The current trend in the social sciences is toward.
A
statistical and quantitative ways of investigating human behavior
B
a totally valuefree approach
C
using the findings of the social sciences to reform society
D
using whatever technique seems best to fit
Question 8
The current transitional period in which there is uncertainty as to what will happen to political parties is termed.
A
dealignment
B
realignment
C
alignment
D
retrenchment
Question 9
The crude birthrate is.
A
an important demographic concept
B
the number of male births per 1000 people per country per year
C
the rate at which infants survive past their first year
D
the rate at which the elderly die in any given year
Question 10
The groups in which we come to know people intimately as individual personalities are called.
A
Primary groups
B
Secondary groups
C
Tertiary groups
D
None of these
Question 11
Which of these ethnic groups has the greatest proportion of its members in the bottom income quintile?
A
Whites
B
Indians
C
Black Caribbean
D
Pakistan /Bangladeshis
Question 12
The abbreviation ''NIMBY'' stands for ''not in my backyard '' a cry often heard when people protest.
A
landfills
B
prisons
C
nuclear power facilities
D
all of the above
Question 13
In many contemporary conflicts attempts are made to protect soldiers often at the expense of civilian lives in order to minimize political problems from media coverage of fatalities How are such conflicts described?
A
degenerate wars
B
genocides
C
illegal wars
D
risk-transfer wars
Question 14
It has been found that disengagement is usually.
A
very voluntary
B
never forced
C
often forced
D
rarely enforced
Question 15
The negative functions of interest groups include.
A
they are representative of a minority of people
B
they are democratic
C
they are accountable to the public
D
none of the above
Question 16
Which of the following does NOT appear to be a factor in divorce.
A
marriage after an engagement of over three years
B
differences in occupational goals and careers
C
pregnancy shortly after marriage
D
dramatic differences in family backgrounds
Question 17
Homogenety farming and subsistent economy are salient features of.
A
Urban Community
B
Rural community
C
None of these
D
All of these
Question 18
Effective social movement leadership requires.
A
taking tactical advantage of trends and opportunities
B
marketing skills
C
procedures for succession
D
all of the above
Question 19
The term ''minority ''may be defined as.
A
a small group of people living within a large nation
B
a group of people who possess the same access to prestige privilege and power but who differ in looks
C
any group in society that is socially dominated by another group through discrimination because of race culture religion or sex
D
any small group in society which is disliked and abused
Question 20
According to sociologists as early as fifth century Japan was an
A
Traditional society
B
Agrarian society
C
Traditional society
D
Ritual society
There are 20 questions to complete.

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