Sociology questions set 17

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Division of labour was written by
A
Emile Durkheim
B
Max Weber
C
Kal Polyani
D
Davis
Question 2
Spencer presented the theory of.
A
Social Evolution
B
Social Cohesion
C
Social Solidarity
D
None of these
Question 3
A highly conformist culture is less prone to.
A
Change
B
Cultural diffusion
C
both a and b
D
None of these
Question 4
According to sociologists marriage in our society is
A
Important
B
Dyadic
C
Mutually understanding
D
Sexual relation
Question 5
According to sociologists human personality develops the
A
Ego
B
Superego
C
Basic derives
D
Unconscious
Question 6
Global studies indicate that one..... of all women have been beaten coerced into se, X or otherwise physically abused in their lifetime.
A
half
B
third
C
quarter
D
tenth
Question 7
Resocialisation is
A
social get-together
B
group assimilation
C
adjusting offender to family
D
victim offender relation
Question 8
The more consumers are willing to pay for a product.
A
the more of the product will be produced
B
the less producers will manufacture to raise the price still more
C
the more they go into debt forcing them to stop buying
D
the more expensive the product becomes
Question 9
Which of these ethnic groups has the greatest proportion of households below 60 per cent of median income?
A
Whites
B
Indians
C
Black Caribbeans
D
Bangladeshis
Question 10
Which problem remains serious problem in industrial society?
A
Poverty
B
Lack of education
C
Communication
D
Trade
Question 11
Industrial societies are based on.
A
kinship
B
primary ties
C
machines for production
D
smokestacks
Question 12
Which of the following is a true statement?
A
human beings have existed on earth for about half a million years
B
agriculture is only around twelve thousand years old
C
civilizations date back around six thousand years
D
all of the above
Question 13
Noam Chomsky's work is an example of which theoretical approach to the media?
A
functionalism
B
symbolic interactionism
C
postmodernism
D
political economy
Question 14
Material Culture consists of.
A
physical objects
B
Non-physical objects
C
Both a and b
D
None of these
Question 15
Religion has the function of.
A
supporting societal norms
B
making life anxiety-ridden
C
having the individual lose his/her identity
D
decreasing a person's sense of security
Question 16
The Functionalist Perspective says that.
A
A society is an organized network
B
All groups operate in a fairly orderly manner
C
There are set of rules and values shared by all
D
All of above
Question 17
The Course of Positive Philosophy published between
A
1830 and 1842
B
1730 and 1742
C
1630 and 1642
D
None of these
Question 18
Bias in research practice refers to.
A
the investigator being committed to a particular ideology
B
the research team prejudging the meaning of the data
C
the data being unbalanced by the design or execution of the research
D
incorrect interpretations being applied to the results
Question 19
A separation of institutional forms is most characteristic of.
A
industrial societies
B
agricultural societies
C
pastoral societies
D
horticultural societies
Question 20
Weber (1919) said that the state's monopoly of the use of force was legitimated by.
A
charismatic authority
B
rational-legal authority
C
traditional authority
D
value-rational authority
There are 20 questions to complete.

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