Sociology questions set 163

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Aalia aged 7 lives in a private home with her parents her grandmother and her aunt Alice's family is an example of a(n)
A
nuclear family
B
dysfunctional family
C
extended family
D
polygynous family
Question 2
Scientific observations are based on.
A
controlled conditions
B
precision
C
organization of the data
D
all of the above
Question 3
Which of these key early figures in sociology had an interest in issues of labour and the economy?
A
Karl Marx
B
Karl Marx and Emile Durkheim
C
Karl Marx and Max Weber
D
All three of them
Question 4
Which of the following is an aspect of culture?
A
a comic book
B
patriotic attachment to the flag of the United States
C
burial of a family pet in a cemetery plot
D
all of the above
Question 5
When individuals work in groups they.
A
work harder than when they work alone
B
may engage in social loafing
C
feel they must work harder to prove their value to the group
D
may engage in intergroup relativism
Question 6
Persons set apart for differential treatment include.
A
those affected by physical and mental disabilities
B
the rich and famous
C
homosexuals
D
BOTH the disabled and those with same-sex preferences
Question 7
Switzerland is an example of nation that.
A
wishes to absorb other nations
B
plans to enlarge its power over other nations
C
displays no self-interest
D
looks out for its own interests only
Question 8
The theory of relative deprivation is an example of what?
A
macro sociological theory
B
feminist sociological theory
C
micro sociological theory
D
middle-range sociological theory
Question 9
Any social pattern's undesirable consequences for operation of society is called as
A
Social life
B
Social dyfunctions
C
Social structure
D
Social demand
Question 10
Women's rate of diagnosed depression is.
A
twice as high as men's
B
half that of men
C
the same as men's
D
similar in duration to that of men
Question 11
Marx said that the development of the labour movement through factory-based production would turn the working class into.
A
a class in itself
B
a-class by itself
C
a class for itself
D
a ruling class
Question 12
Whose name is associated with the theory of voluntarism?
A
Dumont
B
Ginni
C
correctchoice Frank Fetter
Question 13
Which of the following theorists rejects the notion of essential categories of male and female through her discussion of the performative aspect of gender?
A
Joan Acker
B
Judith Butler
C
Helene Cixous
D
Simone de Beauvoir
Question 14
Which of the following did NOT restrict the size of postindustrial cities?
A
the clash of values and culture of people who came togather
B
poor transportation
C
difficulty securing large areas from outside threats
D
Sewage-polluted water supplies
Question 15
According to sociologists it could be argued that race is often used as a tool for c
A
Marriage system
B
Caste system
C
Lineague system
D
None of the above
Question 16
Social scientists.
A
provide criteria for choosing a valid religion
B
neither accept nor reject claims of divine revelation
C
have no interest in the content of religious doctrines
D
all of the above
Question 17
Women have been excluded from the public sphere because.
A
industrial capitalism separated the middle class home from the workplace
B
those who enter paid employments have been sidelined into particular fields
C
it is difficult to succeed in malestream politics without compromising their femininity
D
all of the above
Question 18
The secularization thesis.
A
states that sacred considerations gain ascendancy over secular considerations
B
considerations trends toward modernization
C
is assumed to accompany the transformation of human societies from simple to complex forms
D
none of the above
Question 19
What is applied social research?
A
research that tries to contribute to the development of theory
B
research that is always multidisciplinary
C
research that aims to intervene in and improve social life
D
research based on government priorities
Question 20
When workers organized unions and forced management to recognize that they were not objects theorists of formal organizations began to revise the.
A
classical theory
B
scientific management approach
C
human relations approach
D
both a and b
There are 20 questions to complete.

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