Sociology questions set 32

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Questionnaire and interview studies are systematic ways of asking questions under.
A
Experiment situation
B
Scientific control
C
Normal circumstances
D
None of these
Question 2
The smallest unit of a culture is.
A
Complex
B
Laws
C
Trait
D
None of these
Question 3
What kind of fundamental shape of people's lives in society?
A
Infant
B
Adult
C
Birth
D
All of the above
Question 4
Status means
A
abstract concept of unity.
B
the give and take between two persons.
C
the development of relationship.
D
a position, where a person stands in the group structure.
Question 5
Among the post structuralists who has focussed on the 'linkage between knowledge and power'?
A
Lemert
B
Miller
C
Levi-Strauss
D
Foucault
Question 6
Man living a social life has produced a
A
Culture
B
Community
C
Society
D
Tribes
Question 7
Folkways means
A
centring on beliefs and practices.
B
behaviour that departs unvarying degree of conduct.
C
ordinary modes of behaviour governed by norms.
D
a criterion for role performance.
Question 8
Structured inequality of gender roles.
A
has been with humans from the dawn of culture
B
began with hunting and gathering societies
C
has its origins in agricultural communities
D
is peculiar to industrial societies
Question 9
Which are the dimensions of stratification?
A
Class status and power
B
Family background attractiveness wealth
C
Talent service goodness
D
Caste estate feudalism
Question 10
Informal control exists in.
A
Primary groups
B
Secondary groups
C
In social settings
D
None of these
Question 11
Which is NOT an element of social structure?
A
Norms
B
Concepts
C
Statuses
D
Roles
Question 12
Another way of saying that position in a group are value-rated by group members is.
A
statuses are ascribed
B
authority is hierarchical
C
statuses are ranked
D
roles are scripted
Question 13
Who described conflict in society
A
Max Weber's
B
Emile Durkheim
C
Franz Boas
D
Karl Marx
Question 14
In sociology at source of superego, culture operates to control
A
Human nature
B
Human behavior
C
Human drives
D
Human conflicts
Question 15
The term terrorism has its origins in.
A
the Roman Empire
B
Revolutionary France
C
Nazi Germany
D
the English Civil War
Question 16
At any rate, the most important part of man's culture is
A
the heritage of ideas
B
knowledge
C
beliefs
D
all of these
Question 17
Scientific theories in the nineteenth century tried to explain race in naturalistic terms Which of the following ideas was not considered?
A
genetics
B
evolution
C
height
D
brain size
Question 18
The theory of symbolic interactionism in personality formation is associated with.
A
William Sheldon
B
Abraham Maslow
C
Charles Horton Cooley
D
George Herbert Mead
Question 19
Bernstein though that using restricted codes of language disadvantaged pupils at school because.
A
this pattern of speech made them the target of bullying
B
they referred to explicit context independent meanings
C
they prevented children from communicating outside of their peer groups
D
they involved short simple sentences with a small vocabulary
Question 20
Patterns of drug use in Britain reveal that.
A
it has increased and is no longer confined to a hedonistic youth subculture
B
the motst commonly used recreational drug is Ecstasy
C
teenage girls are more likely to experiment with hard drugs than teenage boys
D
despite a series of moral panics the use of illegal drugs is very rare
There are 20 questions to complete.

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