Sociology questions set 175

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Who among the following is a proponent of cyclical theory of evolution?
A
T. Parsons
B
E. Durkheim
C
O. Spengler
D
H. Spencer
Question 2
The high cost of fighting crime is due in large part to.
A
the increase in organized crime
B
high unemployment rates
C
tax cuts instituted by the present administration
D
an increase in prison inmates
Question 3
Only way out of trap of capitalism, Marx was deliberately to refashion society and egalitarian productive system Marx called this system as a
A
Socialism
B
Capitalism
C
Industrial
D
None of the above
Question 4
Which is NOT a socioeconomic goal?
A
Full employment
B
High and equitably distributed income
C
Reasonable price stability
D
Low prime interest rate
Question 5
Organization differ from institutions in that.
A
one cannot join an institution
B
only a few organizations last long enough to become institutions
C
institutions are organizations in which people no longer discuss the basis of the rules
D
all of the above
Question 6
The Bretton Woods institutions are.
A
The international Monetary Fund and the World Bank
B
The World Trade Organization and the World Bank
C
The International Monetary Fund and the World Health Organization
D
The United Nations and the World Trade Organization
Question 7
Peasants movements failed in India because of
A
Trade unions were non-existent.
B
Trade unions were disinterested.
C
No land reforms have been done.
D
Partial land reforms have been done.
Question 8
Which sociological perspective emphasizes that ethnocentrism that ethnocentrism serves to maintain a sense of solidarity by promoting group pride?
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
dramaturgical perspective
Question 9
Most American cities have.
A
large shopping malls
B
many high income taxpayers
C
continual building of new industries
D
a reduced tax base
Question 10
According to sociology first major suggestion and used widely suggestion and used widely between 1960 and 1990 is called
A
The post-history society
B
The post-industrial society
C
The postmodern society
D
All of the above
Question 11
"Accurate watching and noting of phenomena as they occur in nature with regard to cause an effect of natural relations", is said by
A
Oxford Concise Dictionary
B
A. Moser
C
P.V. Young
Question 12
Globalisation and globalization as key social process of interconnections across cultures is called as
A
Modernizations
B
Capitalism
C
Globalisation
D
Rationalities
Question 13
Which term was introduced by Charles Perrow to refer to failures that are inevitable given the manner in which human and technological systems are organized?
A
the Perrow principle
B
the Peter principle
C
the school principal
D
normal accidents
Question 14
Which of the following is identified with the elitist view?
A
C.Wright Mills
B
Karl Marx
C
Paul Samuelson
D
BOTH Mills and Marx
Question 15
Which of these is not a key factor behind the potential economic catch-up of developing nations according to Willem Buiter?
A
a young population
B
good healthcare system
C
education
D
careful policy planning
Question 16
Some of the institutions of a society are.
A
Family and Religion
B
State and economic institutions
C
both a and b
D
None of these
Question 17
Which sociologist cofounded the famous chicago settlement house Hull House?
A
Charles Horton Cooley
B
Jane Addams
C
George Herbert Mead
D
C. Wright Mills
Question 18
People are born into a history that is not of their making said by
A
Marx
B
Weber
C
Durkheium
D
Franz Boas
Question 19
The fundamental assumption of democratic socialism is that.
A
participation in political decision making should be extended to religious leaders
B
the Socialist party must be in command of the economy
C
participation in political decision making should be extended to economic decision making
D
it is not necessary for everyone in a society to work
Question 20
According to sociology technology based on using hand tools to cultivate plants through soil and digging stick to punch holes in ground for seeds are called as
A
Pastoralism
B
Horticulture
C
Agriculture
D
All of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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