Sociology questions set 174

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
The lower class is often considered to be living in.
A
culture of poverty
B
Culture of lower class
C
Mere poverty
D
None of these
Question 2
Experiments are of two types.
A
Laboratory
B
Field
C
both a & b
D
None of these
Question 3
Congestion pollution urban decay and similar side effects of the market system are termed.
A
negatives
B
externalities
C
internalities
D
tangentials
Question 4
Laud Humphreys's study Tearoom Trade (1970) is an example of.
A
historical research
B
survey research
C
participant observation
D
experimental design
Question 5
In Muslim society Jihad means
A
Scarifies
B
Struggle
C
Pray
D
All of the above
Question 6
Ideal capitalism is
A
Competition
B
Private ownership
C
Profit
D
All of the above
Question 7
Who was a student and a budding sociologists at university of Chicago
A
Karl Marx
B
Franz Boas
C
August Comte
D
Sudhir Venkatesh
Question 8
According to sociologists how has "food" changed across societies past and present? how can we understand these food changes in societies are called
A
Culture
B
Organisation
C
Interaction
D
Society
Question 9
In many countries across world twenty century has been an extraordinarily rapid
A
Revolution
B
Development
C
Conflict
D
Social change
Question 10
Entities such as the U.N and the European Economic Community (Common Market) are classed as.
A
IGOs
B
LDCs
C
ICUs
D
EEcs
Question 11
The anthropologist George Murdock believes that the family.
A
is found only in some human societies
B
has functions fundamental to human life
C
is harmful and leads to schizophrenia
D
was the last institution to develop
Question 12
Freud's notion of the ego referred to.
A
the unconscious mass of instinctive drives that may be repressed
B
the self as a whole an unstable mix of conscious and unconscious elements
C
the conscious part of the mind that regulates emotional drives on a practical rational level
D
the neurotic part of the mind that longs for belonging and may suffer an inferiority complex
Question 13
Research indicates that effective schools.
A
foster the expectation that order will prevail in the classroom
B
leave discipline up to the individual teacher
C
emphasize the "whole student" over academic concerns
D
foster an atmosphere in which students are carefully monitored to ensure that they meet their obligations
Question 14
Which is NOT a presidential role?
A
Chief Justice
B
commander in chief of Armed Forces
C
chief diplomat
D
party leader
Question 15
Which concept has the work of Robert Putnam helped to popularize in the social sciences?
A
cultural capital
B
economic capital
C
social capital
D
symbolic capital
Question 16
Cultural lag is a difference between
A
two material cultures.
B
two non-material cultures.
C
material and non-material cultures.
D
economic and political cultures.
Question 17
A 44-nation survey regrading religions found that.
A
Americans are the least religious of these nations
B
59 percent of Americans said that religions played an important role in their lives
C
the English and the French are much more religious than Americans
D
Canadians are as religious as Americans
Question 18
White-collar crime.
A
is based on violence
B
gains small amounts of money for its perpetrators
C
is very costly to society
D
is punished more severely than blue-collar crime
Question 19
According to sociology people work both to meet immediate needs and to develop their long range personal potential is called as
A
Alienation from the act of working
B
Alienation from the product of work
C
Alienation from workers
D
Alienation from human potential
Question 20
A way of calculating the total output of the economy and all incomes earned within the Pakistan regardless of whether the resources are Pakistan or foreign is.
A
the GDP
B
the GNP
C
the NNP
D
the SPQR
There are 20 questions to complete.

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