Sociology questions set 171

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
In Hagerman's account where did the public sphere as an arena of public debate first develop?in.
A
salons
B
newspapers
C
universities
D
television
Question 2
According to sociologists traditional caste structure japan legally banned social categories in
A
1875
B
1872
C
1871
D
1880
Question 3
In sociological perspective multicultural companies are
A
Coca-Cola
B
McDonald
C
Nike
D
All of the above
Question 4
Social stratification is.
A
a system in which people can change their status with relative ease.
B
the ranking or grading of individuals and groups into hierarchical layers
C
based entirely on self-classification
D
none of the above
Question 5
A working wife and mother is likely to encounter.
A
no role involvement
B
role happiness
C
role strain
D
the best of both roles
Question 6
A society based on close personal ties is a.
A
Gemeinschaft
B
Gesellschaft
C
Mineshaft
D
family
Question 7
Weber said that all knowledge is value-relevant, because.
A
sociologists like to put a value on different theories
B
Knowledge refers to people and their values
C
theorists interpret the world in terms of their own values
D
attempts to provide knowledge about the world are always valuable
Question 8
The circular nature of the economic process occurs from.
A
firm to firm
B
household to firm to consumer and back again
C
government to consumer
D
firm to consumer
Question 9
Fascism.
A
distrusts reason
B
refuses violence
C
stresses a belief in human equality
D
appeals to intellectuals
Question 10
When we refer to how people really behave we.
A
use statistical norms
B
refer to the ideal norms
C
speak of mores
D
use folkways
Question 11
Which of these best describes Islamic revivalism in the contemporary world?
A
traditional practices and modes of life have been revived but combined with concerns that relate specifically to modern times
B
a growing belief in literal interpretations of sacred texts
C
a uniquely political phenomenon associated with introducing Islamic principles into laws and government
D
traditional practices and modes of life have been revived without any reference to recent historical events involving external non-Islam countries
Question 12
According to sociologists primary groups display a
A
Personal orientations
B
Cultural reproduction
C
Human creation
D
Human development
Question 13
Raewyn Connell is one of
A
American sociologists
B
African sociologists
C
Australia sociologists
D
Indian Sociologists
Question 14
Which Committee recommended three tier systems for Panchayati Raj?
A
Balwant Rai Mehta Committee
B
Ashok Mehta Committee
C
Sangama Committee
D
Parliamentary Committee
Question 15
Status inconsistency is defined as.
A
the condition of persons who are ranked higher in one variable of status than another
B
the order of importance given to status variables
C
the mechanism high status persons use to protect themselves from competition
D
the least important dimension of stratification
Question 16
In a socialist society, important function of class differentiation is
A
to end income inequalities.
B
to have a classless society.
C
to classify workers on the basis of occupation.
D
None of above
Question 17
Why do many sociologists use scare quotes when discussing race?
A
it's a complex concept with multiple meanings
B
to reflect the fact that the number of races is disputed
C
the concept has no scientific basis but is still widely used
D
to distinguish the science of race from discussions of ethnicity
Question 18
Social inequality is a structured aspect of contemporary life That means that.
A
inequality occurs in a random fashion
B
inequalities are passed from generation to generation
C
inequality is regulated by the government
D
none of the above is true
Question 19
''Structural adjustment programmes'' introduced in 1980 were forced upon the Third World Countries with a view to
A
Recover debt
B
Check nepotism
C
Weed out corruption
D
All the above
Question 20
''Personal space is defined differently in different societies Therefore we can say that.
A
culture shapes both verbal and nonverbal behavior
B
personal space is controlled genetically
C
many people have no manners
D
nonverbal behavior is not part of culture
There are 20 questions to complete.

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