Sociology questions set 40

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
According to sociologists postmodern culture is usually seen to originate in provinces of architecture and
A
Design
B
Symbol
C
Sign
D
Art
Question 2
The most common master statuses are based on what?
A
gender and race
B
class and income
C
education and occupation
D
family and peer groups
Question 3
"The Practice of Social Research" was written by
A
R. Babbie
B
Soloman Asch
C
Howar M. Bahr
Question 4
"The process of selecting the sample from the population" is called
A
scale
B
sampling
C
standard error
D
statistics
Question 5
Craft unions differed from industrial unions in that they:
A
Welcomed minorities
B
Were socialist
C
Were horizontally organized
D
All of the above
Question 6
The percentage of men filing divorce petitions is.
A
equal to that of women
B
less than that of women
C
considerably more than that of women
D
slightly more than that of women
Question 7
According to Marx he said a continuation of themes first analyzed by Marx and which is so called modern societies are called
A
Late capitalism
B
Late modernity
C
The postmodern society
D
Liquid society
Question 8
The sociology was simply the Science of Social facts is the view of.
A
Marx
B
Weber
C
Durkheim
D
All of above
Question 9
In laboratory experiments the sociological research is done while people are.
A
brought into laboratory
B
Kept in their homes and observed
C
are not told about experiment
D
None of these
Question 10
Study of way people make sense of their everyday lives are called
A
Way of dressing
B
Ethnology
C
Ethnography
D
Ethno methodology
Question 11
Invention is often defined as
A
new combination.
B
a new use of existing knowledge.
C
ways of classifying things.
D
only b
Question 12
The unraveling of soviet communism can be traced to.
A
a failure in raised expectations
B
the oppressive role of the Communist Party
C
the failure of the Soviet economy to provide for consumer goods
D
all of the above
Question 13
The view that the sate has emerged to protect the rights of a privileged few has been expressed by philosophers of which school of thought?
A
Functionalism
B
Ideologism
C
Conflict
D
Hegelianism
Question 14
According to Durkheim socially sanction behaviourals are
A
Reward
B
Punished
C
Approved
D
Prestige
Question 15
Which of the following does not explain Coser's Theory of Social Conflict?
A
Conflict is a universal phenomenon
B
Conflict leads to destruction
C
Conflict has some positive functions
D
Conflict may lead to social change
Question 16
Our type of society fosters.
A
a sense of calm
B
love of all humans
C
anxiety
D
none of the above
Question 17
Which is NOT a restraint imposed on the United States government?
A
Presidential supremacy
B
Federalism
C
Separation of powers
D
Checks and balances
Question 18
Which of the following is NOT a reason for the rising divorce rate in the West?
A
women have become less economically dependent
B
a reduction in the stigma attached to divorce
C
marriage is seen in terms of personal satisfaction
D
increased acceptance of same-sex relationships
Question 19
Most significant new way of classifying and understanding societies has been through development of
A
Human nature
B
Human being
C
Human development
D
Human needs
Question 20
Violation of a folkway is considered.
A
a violation striking to the very heart of society
B
a legally punishable offense
C
a slight to one's group but not a punishable offense
D
an incident of no consequence whatsoever
There are 20 questions to complete.

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