Sociology questions set 169

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
We all for most of the time try to be a model personality A model personality is one that represents.
A
All possible cultural traits
B
Most of the cultural traits
C
None of the cultural traits
D
None of these
Question 2
Which of the following is NOT an interest group?
A
The National Rifle Association
B
The American Association of Retired people
C
Lobbyists of America
D
The Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Question 3
A medical model of deviance assumes that it is caused by.
A
illness
B
abnormality
C
mental defects
D
all of the above
Question 4
which of the following is NOT a feature of all socially stratified systems?
A
people share characteristics without necessarily identifying with each other
B
people's life-chances and experiences depend heavily on their social ranking
C
the ranks of different social categories tend to change very slowly over time
D
stratification occurs because of inequalities in assets or property
Question 5
Identify various primary and secondary groups are called
A
Government organisation
B
McDonald society
C
Social organisations
D
Formal and informal organisations
Question 6
The number of intemational non-governmental from less than 200 at the start of the twentieth century to how many in 2006?
A
5, 164
B
8, 898
C
51, 509
D
123, 305
Question 7
World-affirming religions.
A
embrace conventional cultural values but offer new means of achieving them
B
react against the loss of any meaningful religious content in the teachings of churches
C
adopt an attitude of mild disapproval towards mainstream social values
D
reject both the goals and means of conventional society and provide utopian alternatives
Question 8
During and after a depression the government can use fiscal policy through its powers of.
A
spending and taxation
B
wage regulation
C
income ceilings
D
bank regulation
Question 9
A network of roles according to which each person accepts certain duties towards others makes.
A
Social background
B
Social Order
C
Social stratification
D
None of these
Question 10
In folds of membranes of mitochondrion are called
A
cisternae
B
cristae
C
chromatin fibers
D
chromatic networks
Question 11
Match List-I with List-II. List-I (Terms) List-II (Features) a. Church i. Usually more individualistic and lacks sharply defined belief system b. Sect ii. Usually conservative but not closely related to State. c. Denomination iii. Often closely related to State and claim promptly on religious truth d. Cult iv. Less conservative and connected with lower class Codes: a b c d
A
iv iii ii i
B
iii iv ii i
C
ii i iv iii
D
i ii iii iv
Question 12
The president of the United States need not be a good typist a surgeon need not be able to fill a cavity This is because of the bureaucratic characteristic of.
A
division of labour
B
impersonality
C
employment based on technical qualifications
D
written rules and regulations
Question 13
Which of the following is not identified by Fulcher & Scott as a criterion of community?
A
a shared sense of identity and belonging together
B
common activities involving all-round relationships
C
a fixed geographical location
D
collective action based on common interests
Question 14
The most common form of marriage today is.
A
polygamy
B
polyandry
C
polygyny
D
none of these
Question 15
The term ethnocentrism was coined by sociologist.
A
William F. Ogburn
B
William Graham Sumner
C
George Murdock
D
Max Weber
Question 16
The relationship between population and income is.
A
an increase in income produces a decline in fertility
B
the birth rate rises because of an increase in education
C
the rise in income and population results in a decrease of urbanization
D
working women have more children
Question 17
Psychology deals with.
A
only violent behavior
B
only normal behavior
C
mental states of individual humans
D
groups of people in interaction
Question 18
The purposes for which men associate each other is
A
purpose
B
policy
C
need
D
society
Question 19
An open society is one that.
A
grants every member equal status
B
does not have any official secrets in its government
C
has permissive attitudes towards sexual behaviour
D
allows people to move between levels of the hierarchy
Question 20
Which of the following is predicted to be a major influence on cities during the next 50 years?
A
pollution
B
the internet
C
urban renewal
D
deindustrialization
There are 20 questions to complete.

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