Sociology questions set 35

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Which of the following is a personal document with closed access?
A
government white paper
B
confidential medical records
C
household account book
D
the shares register of a business
Question 2
Emile Durkheim was born in
A
Epinal
B
Germany
C
Belgium
D
None of these
Question 3
According to sociologists membership and involvement in social networks and unceasing effort of sociability is called
A
Social capital
B
Social Structure
C
Social means
D
Social production
Question 4
Social structure refers to.
A
biological cell patterns
B
norms roles and group in a social system
C
patterns of individual behavior
D
what the individual becomes in society
Question 5
society is seen as a stable system in.
A
Evolutionary Perspective
B
Conflict Perspective
C
Functionalist Perspective
D
None of these
Question 6
In positive philosophy Comte noted that.
A
Sociology should be based on speculation
B
On systematic observation and classification
C
On authority
D
None of these
Question 7
What is the process by which schools help to perpetuate social and economic inequalities across the generation called?
A
cultural reproduction
B
passive consumption
C
conceptual abstraction
D
formal communication
Question 8
The largest number of statistical areas in the United States are.
A
SMSAs
B
CMSAs
C
CBSAs
D
MSAs
Question 9
A person's overall position in society is called.
A
achieved status
B
ascribed status
C
master status
D
status set
Question 10
Once formed the self is.
A
interactive
B
proactive
C
rigid
D
None of these
Question 11
According to sociologists capitalism remains as extensively exploitative system with wealth in hands of few are
A
Global system of capitalism
B
Wealth remains high
C
Work remains degrading
D
Labour activity
Question 12
Which is NOT a characteristic of crowd behavior?
A
Individuals totally shed their identity
B
Development of a common mood
C
Behavior according ti previously established norms
D
Temporary
Question 13
Some groups are neither clearly primary nor secondary but are intermediate with some features of each usually formed for performing some task They are called.
A
Intermediate groups
B
Tertiary groups
C
Task-groups
D
None of these
Question 14
Urbanisation created a need for
A
modern factory system
B
sanitary engineering
C
automobile
D
all of these
Question 15
Which of the following is an ascribed status?
A
daughter
B
long-distance runner
C
doctor
D
each of the above
Question 16
Pluralist theories suggest that.
A
the state's power can be exercised through several different administrative structures
B
the ruling elite is composed of people from various class backgrounds
C
political parties must compete for the votes of consumers in the electorate
D
there is a close alignment between class background and party preference
Question 17
Behaviour that a considerable number of people view as reprehensible and intolerable is called.
A
criminal
B
antisocial
C
deviance
D
anomic
Question 18
The positive functions of interest groups include.
A
informing public officials of the opinions of constituents
B
debating public issues
C
checking on other interest groups
D
all of the above
Question 19
There are some important gender inequalities in paid employment and the chapter identifies three of these Which one of the following is not one of the three?
A
the division of household labour
B
occupational segregation
C
the wage gap in favour of men
D
women's concentration in part-time jobs
Question 20
The use of scientific research procedures to measure the effectiveness of an action program is called.
A
Evaluation research
B
analytical research
C
Scientific research
D
None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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