Sociology questions set 42

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
According to Daniel Bell the first technological revolution.
A
was the first of three such revolution
B
entailed the harnessing of electricity
C
involved a change in farming techniques
D
all of the above
Question 2
According to sociologists Cultural structure means
A
The collection of values, norms, and roles
B
Pattern of society
C
Needs of society
D
Society and culture
Question 3
Which of the following is NOT a characteristic in Glidden's account in Transformations of Intimacy of intimate relationships in post-traditional societies?
A
confluent love
B
social reflexivity
C
liquid desire
D
plastic sexuality
Question 4
According to sociologists how are lives stratifies by generation and age?
A
Age difference
B
Aged
C
Age stratification
D
None of the above
Question 5
According to sociology most human history everyone pursued basic goals of securing food and shelter is called
A
Specialisation
B
Hierarchy of offices
C
Rules and regulations
D
Technical competence
Question 6
According to sociology process of movements, gestures and facial expressions rather then speech are called
A
Verbal communication
B
Communication
C
Speech
D
Non verbal communication
Question 7
A useful distinction between conformity and obedience was made by social psychologist.
A
Richard Quinney
B
Emile Durkheim
C
Edwin Sutherland
D
Stanley Milgram
Question 8
Durkheim believed that religion.
A
exploited the masses
B
was a reflection of human society
C
had nothing to do with social life
D
was a radical force in society
Question 9
According to Gerald Suttles a gated community would be an example of a(n)
A
edge city
B
defended neighborhood
C
urban enclave
D
ethnic village
Question 10
Indigenous medical care means
A
cure by home medicine
B
by swallowing herbs
C
treatment by hakeem
D
medical care by local medication
Question 11
According to sociologists, chinese philospher K'ung Futzu, also known as
A
Confucius
B
Chan
C
Chen
D
lao ban
Question 12
Telling a child''You should always say thank you when someone gives you something is an example of.
A
conscious socialization
B
unconscious socialization
C
subconscious socialization
D
conscience socialization
Question 13
Constructed reality is.
A
the ability to control the behavior of others
B
the principle that meaning derives from social interaction in daily life
C
the observed consequences that permit the adaptation or adjustment of a system
D
and artificial explanation of culture that exists apart from any social reality or shared social meaning
Question 14
A demand-side theory that focuses on the role of money to finance aggregate demand is termed.
A
monetarism
B
Reaganism
C
the gold standard
D
cash and carry
Question 15
Who first propagated the idea that societies could be analysed as systems with self-equilibrating properties?
A
Vilfredo Pareto
B
Talcott Parsons
C
Emile Durkheim
D
Max Weber
Question 16
Who has written the book ''urbanisation and family change''?
A
Iravati Karve
B
M. S. Gore
C
Leela Dube
D
I. P. Desai
Question 17
George Herbert Mead was a leading US philosopher was born in
A
1863-1940
B
1865-1950
C
1862-1990
D
1863-1933
Question 18
Classification of human races is.
A
clearcut
B
vague because of overlap of traits
C
restricted to skin color
D
done according to physical appearance
Question 19
Which one of the following is not a reason for declining female sex ratio in India?
A
Gender role stereotyping and traditional role expectations
B
Practice of Dowry and prevalence of illiteracy
C
Migration of female work force from rural to urban areas
D
Sex selective abortion
Question 20
The third age of the life course is said to involve.
A
active non-work and independence after retirement
B
full time employment family-building and adult responsibility
C
illness isolation and increasing dependence on others
D
the transition from education to work and distinctive youth cultures
There are 20 questions to complete.

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