Sociology questions set 29

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Raewyn Connell was suggested importance of
A
Sociological problem
B
Hegemonic masculinity
C
Symbolic identities
D
None of the above
Question 2
A film star whose parents were both factory workers illustrates.
A
upward intergenerational mobility
B
upward intergenerational mobility
C
downward intergenerational mobility
D
downward intergenerational mobility
Question 3
Role-learning theory suggests that.
A
we internalise and take on social roles from a pre-existing framework
B
we create and negotiate our roles through interaction with others
C
social roles are not fixed or stable but fluid and pluralistic
D
roles have to be learned to suppress unconscious motivations
Question 4
Arrange in the logical order in which P. Berger has explained.
A
Habitualization, institutionalization, legitimation, externalization
B
Institutionalization, legitimation, externalization, habitualization
C
Habitualization, legitimation, externalization, institutionalization
D
Legitimation, institutionalization, habitualization, externalization
Question 5
In most sociology, research subjects need to be guaranteed is
A
Confidentiality
B
Informed consent
C
Honesty
D
Deception
Question 6
The internet rearranges our experience or space-time by making it possible to.
A
communicate instantly with people far away
B
experience what it's like to be a different gender
C
interact in an unreal and alienated way
D
communicate without non-verbal cues
Question 7
Which one of the following statements is true?
A
sociologists use both quantitative and qualitative methods
B
sociologists no longer use quantitative methods
C
sociologists always prefer to use qualitative methods
D
sociologists cannot use a mixed methods approach
Question 8
A purely capitalist economy would operate with no government interference sometimes called a laissez faire approach
A
Free competition
B
Private ownership of property
C
Contemporary
D
Free competition
Question 9
A group whose members are related by ancestry marriage or adoption is a(n)
A
family
B
institution
C
kinship group
D
none of the above
Question 10
Laws are.
A
informal norms
B
formal norms enforced by the state
C
casual folkways
D
less important than folkways
Question 11
Which of the following is true regarding social mobility?
A
Social mobility occurs only when shifts occur in the availability of different types of talent in the work force
B
Social mobility can occur when societies change altering the division of labour
C
Social mobility is controlled by those in the higher strata through control of opportunities for training and education
D
none of above
Question 12
According to Mead the generalized other is.
A
one's mother
B
shame
C
societal norms
D
analytic internalization
Question 13
A population pyramid shows.
A
sex and age distribution within a population
B
the relation between population and land area
C
the ratio between a nation's standard of living and its population density
D
the relation between population growth and food supply
Question 14
A statistical norm is.
A
What is expected to exist
B
The common conduct
C
What actually exists
D
None of these
Question 15
A personality refers to.
A
behavioral traits of a person
B
emotions of a person
C
attitudes of a person
D
all of the above
Question 16
Social relations are directly proportional to.
A
social Class
B
Social status
C
Caste system
D
None of these
Question 17
Which of these statements is correct?
A
causes and correlations are essentially the same
B
correlations always lead to causal explanations
C
causation cannot be inferred directly from correlation
D
correlations are one-way causal relationships
Question 18
Political activists.
A
are moving outside the Democratic party to achieve some of their political goals
B
are becoming very scarce in both parties
C
are hoping to create a third party
D
none of the above
Question 19
The importance of socialization has been drawn upon few cases of children who were through neglect.
A
Not socialized by adults while they were growing
B
Were given extremely protected environment
C
Were over socialized
D
None of these
Question 20
The study of recorded human statement based on newspaper, magazines, songs, poems, speeches etc. are known as
A
Statistical analysis
B
Content analysis
C
Historical analysis
D
Comparative analysis
There are 20 questions to complete.

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