Sociology questions set 38

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Which of the following is true?
A
Students with low levels of self-esteem and low levels of confidence tend to do poorly in school
B
Students are seldom able to evaluate their own abilities
C
Lower-class students do as well academically as those from higher social classes
D
Testing consistently low does not affect a student's self-confidence
Question 2
Whilst doing research, objectivity has to be attained being aware at same time, that sociology always deals with human life and people are
A
Ethical responsibility
B
Value relevance
C
Tools
D
Honesty
Question 3
The trend toward early retirement seems to be.
A
irreversible
B
the inevitable outcome of modernization
C
a reasonable response to the declining intellectual performance that occurs after age 55
D
none of the above
Question 4
Which of the following is not a function the family discussed by William Ogburn?
A
providing of social status
B
reproduction
C
economic
D
protection
Question 5
Juvenile delinquency means
A
a professional criminal
B
armed robbery
C
young offender must be of age usually 18 years.
D
murder or aggravated assault.
Question 6
When one culture borrows traits from another culture the borrowing culture tends to be.
A
grateful
B
selective in borrowing
C
nonselective in borrowing
D
gullible and impressionable
Question 7
Advocates of the elitist approach believe that the ruling elite maintains its power by.
A
physical force
B
manipulation of the masses
C
explaining the truth to the people
D
none of the above
Question 8
Who was German sociologists?
A
Durkheim
B
Auguste Comte
C
Ferdinand Tonnies
D
Adam smith
Question 9
The intellectual tradition at the heart of conflict theory begins principally with the work of.
A
Max Weber
B
Emile Durkheim
C
Erving Goffman
D
Karl Marx
Question 10
Western countries have a larger percentage of aged that is.
A
19.4%
B
12%
C
20%
D
None of these
Question 11
Serious mental disorders that often require periods of hospitalization or institutionalization are called.
A
neuroses
B
sociopathologies
C
psychoses
D
all of the above
Question 12
Belief system of China today is a curious mixture of three high traditions like Confucianism, Taoism and
A
Buddhism
B
Supernatural
C
Ethisium
D
Primitive beliefs
Question 13
The term ''neo-Freudian''refers to.
A
behavior based on sexual drives
B
thinkers prior to Freud who anticipated his ideas
C
thinkers opposed to psychoanalysis
D
thinkers influenced by Freud who have modified his ideas
Question 14
In sociology a major value for progressive societies leading to investment and financial security is called
A
Frugality
B
Merit
C
Community
D
Ethic
Question 15
People in each class transmit a distinctive habitu
A
Culture
B
Habitualisation
C
Social gathering
D
Social circus
Question 16
The conflict theory holds that stratification exists because.
A
it benefits individuals and groups who have the power to dominate and exploit others
B
privilege prestige and power are equally distributed in society
C
the capitalist drive to distribute wealth equitably is the foundation of modern society
D
capitalists and workers are class conscious
Question 17
Drug dependence means
A
earning by selling drugs.
B
family livelihood drug manufacture.
C
depend on drugs as addict.
D
push-in drugs for earning booty.
Question 18
Americans who join voluntary associations are generally.
A
poor
B
black
C
Catholic
D
urban
Question 19
communities can be categorized terms of.
A
Geography
B
Culture
C
Organizations
D
All of above
Question 20
Social control through the enforcement of norms works because.
A
everyone fears pain and embarrassment
B
individuals are anxious to be accepted
C
people need to be manipulated
D
independent though and action are too hard
There are 20 questions to complete.

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