Sociology questions set 18

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
In 1971 in England and Wales what was the average age at first marriage for women?
A
22.6
B
23.1
C
25.52
D
28.4
Question 2
Who described definition of culture?
A
E.B Tylor
B
Franz Boas
C
Margaret Mead
D
August Comte
Question 3
In studying the strategies that students employ to create appearances after grades have awarded sociologists Daniel Albas and Cheryl Albas drew upon the concept of impression managements developed by.
A
George Herbert Mead
B
Charles Horton Cooley
C
Erving Goffman
D
Jean Piaget
Question 4
Romance as a reason for marriage.
A
is an ancient principle
B
is a modern invention
C
prevents divorce
D
contributes to divorce
Question 5
The abolitionist movement sought the abolition of.
A
alcohol consumption
B
states rights
C
slavery
D
compulsory education
Question 6
According to Marx's ideas especially beliefs and values have transforming
A
Knowledge
B
Power
C
Authority
D
Rights
Question 7
Karl Marx was born in
A
Germany
B
India
C
Japan
D
None of these
Question 8
Income received by firms that is not returned to households or other firms is called.
A
savings
B
withdrawals
C
unbalanced exchange
D
exchange flow
Question 9
The birthplace of sociology is generally considered to be.
A
the United States
B
Canada
C
Europe
D
Australia
Question 10
What is the concept used by Karl Marx to explain workers loss of control over their labour power in capitalist societies?
A
anomie
B
pauperization
C
de-skilling
D
alienation
Question 11
Ethical neutrality is the opposite of.
A
objectivity
B
judgmental social science
C
generalization
D
participant observation
Question 12
Which sociological perspective views society as a network of connected parts each of which contributes to the maintenance of the system as a whole?
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
dramaturgical approach
Question 13
Which is NOT a new alternative to the traditional family?
A
Single-parent family
B
Extended family
C
Blended family
D
Reconstituted family
Question 14
According to sociology people look here at how people do things together like they play together, teams, managers, business, orgnisations, media professionals, families, communities are called as
A
Functionalism
B
Action and interaction
C
Reaction
D
Ethics
Question 15
A group way of life lends itself to disorder because.
A
individuals differ in temperament goals and desires
B
the world is based on randomness
C
humans are solitary creatures
D
human behavior is unpredictable
Question 16
According to Weeks et al which ONE of the following is a characteristic of gay and lesbian partnerships?
A
fixed domestic roles
B
shared emotional labour
C
limited relational commitment
D
significant power imbalance
Question 17
Match the items in List-I with the items in List-II and choose the right answer from the codes given below: List-I List-II a. Crude Rate i. The number of live births per 1000 population in a given year b. General Fertility Rate ii. The number of deaths of babies under age 1 year per 1000 live births in a given year c. Infant Mortality Rate iii. The number of live births per 1000 women in 15-44 or 15-49 years in a given year d. Birth Rate iv. Rate of any demographic event computed for an entire population Codes: a b c d
A
iv iii ii i
B
iii i iv ii
C
ii iv iii i
D
i iii ii iv
Question 18
Supervising and investigating the manner in which the legislative bureaucracy carries out and implements the laws Congress passes is a function called.
A
control of Congress
B
Ways and Means
C
oversight
D
supervision
Question 19
New-style terrorism differs from the old-style in that.
A
it is less predictable than previous manifestations
B
it has ambitions that are global in scope
C
it is rooted in religious ideologies
D
it concerns local territorial disputes
Question 20
According to sociologists a century ago people thought most human behaviour was guided by biological instinctive a human behavior is called
A
Social Institutions
B
Social identity
C
Social group
D
Social environment
There are 20 questions to complete.

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