Sociology questions set 47

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Sociology is concerned with.
A
Patterns of human behaviour
B
the behaviour of an individual
C
random human actions
D
all of the above
Question 2
According to Durkheim, key dimension of change is a society's expanding specialized economic activity is called
A
Mechanical solidarity
B
Organic solidarity
C
Division of labour
D
specialized tasks
Question 3
How is terrorism different from the types of crime described by the chicago School?
A
it is a committed on a larger, often global, scale, and is well organized
B
it is associated with political conflict between states and their citizens
C
it can have far-reaching effects upon international relations
D
all of the above
Question 4
Alice aged 7 lives in a private home with her parents her grandmother and her aunt Alice's family is an example of a (n)
A
nuclear family
B
dysfunctional family
C
extended family
D
polygynous family
Question 5
Ideological notions of equality of opportunity are irrelevant in deciding the positions of individuals to different statuese in a..... system of mobility.
A
Open
B
Broad
C
closed
D
None of these
Question 6
Belief in essences that are similar and it sugguest here that there is an essence or pure core to what it is to be a women is called
A
Essentialism
B
Liberation
C
Culture
D
Rationalities
Question 7
In sociology progressive societies find that religious influence on civic life dwindles in static societies religion has a substantial influence is called
A
Religious leader
B
Shaman
C
Taboo
D
Secularism
Question 8
Members of an ethnic group.
A
share behavioral traits
B
share social and cultural traits
C
share physical traits
D
are heterogeneous
Question 9
Who first introduced the notion of anomie into sociology?
A
Comte
B
Marx
C
Weber
D
Durkheim
Question 10
Traditional societies, built on kinship and neighborhood, across traditional society is known as
A
Early stage of life
B
Globlization
C
Modernization
D
All of the above
Question 11
Now a days more women are joining different fields and making their own status in society This provides women a mobility ladder apart from.
A
Their father's status
B
Marriage
C
Their children's status
D
None of these
Question 12
Which of the following is not true about term 'control'?
A
The idea of restraint or direction.
B
Process or technique of control.
C
It stands on the way of democracy.
D
None of above
Question 13
Invention is often defined as
A
new combination.
B
a new use of existing knowledge.
C
ways of classifying things.
D
only b
Question 14
According to N.K. Bose, the development of Indian Civilization is the result of I. the repeated experiences of war leading to the spirit of nationalism. II. A pattern of cultural pluralism under relatively peaceful conditions. III. The communities in India do not constitute their distinct entities. IV. Diversity of culture but encouraging the economic organization for interdependence of all communities. Select the correct answer from the codes given below: Codes:
A
II only
B
II, III, IV
C
I, III
D
II, IV
Question 15
According to sociologists classless society was given by
A
Karl Marx
B
Max Weber
C
John B. Watson
D
August Comte
Question 16
In the United States a college degree is generally associated with.
A
achieved status
B
ascribed status
C
no status
D
castes
Question 17
Transmission of traits from one culture to another is sociologically termed as
A
Acculturation
B
Diffusion
C
Assimilation
D
Enculturation
Question 18
Weber said that all knowledge is value-relevant because.
A
sociologists like to put a value on different theories
B
knowledge refers to people and their values
C
theorists interpret the world in terms of their own values
D
attempts to provide knowledge about the world are always valuable
Question 19
The main function of organized labor is to.
A
manage large corporations
B
strike
C
bargain collectively
D
regulate safety
Question 20
Cooley presented the idea of ''looking glass self'' a personality type in which self is discovered through.
A
Persons's own image about himself/herself
B
Reactions of others
C
Mixture of both
D
None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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