Sociology questions set 48

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
A.R. Radcliffe-Brown conducted fieldwork among the
A
Trobriand Islanders
B
Andaman Islanders
C
Todas
D
Murias
Question 2
The largest group to Which a person belongs is.
A
triad
B
family
C
primary
D
society
Question 3
Which sociological perspective examines human activities on the micro level by is shaped by the distinctive norms values and demands of a particular society?
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
psychological perspective
Question 4
Symptoms of social Disorganization are
A
failure of traditional controls
B
role confusions
C
uncertainties
D
all of these
Question 5
The first stage that existed in Pre-British era was when civil society existed in the form of.
A
NGOs
B
Beradaries
C
Rural Noteables
D
Both b and c
Question 6
The sequence of Freud's psychosexual stages is.
A
anal genital oral phallic and Oedipal
B
oral anal phallic Oedipal and latency
C
oral Oedipal phallic latency and genital
D
oral anal phallic latency and genital
Question 7
Deviance is relative because.
A
psychologists prefer the term "abnormality"
B
moralists prefer the term "immorality"
C
the definition of social norms varies by culture and subculture
D
no two people agree what deviance is
Question 8
Which one of the following is not an element of rural community?
A
We-feeling
B
Cultural diversity
C
Territory
D
Self-sufficiency
Question 9
Parsons argued that the two main functions of the modern family were.
A
secondary socialization and strict discipline
B
emotional support and sexual gratification
C
primary socialization and personality stabilization
D
oppressing women and reproducing the labour force
Question 10
Which sociological perspective emphasizes that ethnocentrism serves to maintain a sense of solidarity by promoting group pride?
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
dramaturgical perspective
Question 11
According to sociologists how does work, income, wealth shape life is called?
A
Classification
B
Class order
C
Classical theories
D
Class
Question 12
All this started to change with development of a second wave of
A
Sociology
B
Feminism
C
Culture
D
All of the above
Question 13
According to Mead infants respond to others only in terms of
A
Imitation
B
Mimic
C
Without understanding
D
All of the above
Question 14
Who thought that within organizations there exists an iron law of oligarchy?
A
Max Weber
B
Zygmunt Bauman
C
Michel Foucault
D
Robert Michels
Question 15
Questions that are relevant to some respondents may irrelevant to others are known as.
A
double barrelled questions
B
leading questions
C
contingency questions
D
Matrix questions
Question 16
Islam is monotheistic
A
Culture
B
Word of God
C
Authority
D
Religion
Question 17
Contribution of social division of labour has been discussed in depth by
A
Emile Durkheim
B
Max Weber
C
Vilfredo Pareto
D
Pitirim Sorokin
Question 18
R.K. Merton offered the example of the Hopi Americans engaging in ceremonial dances to encourage rain in order to illustrate
A
Manifest dysfunction
B
Latent dysfunction
C
Manifest function
D
Latent function
Question 19
Which component of culture is central to human life?
A
interdependence
B
The industrial
C
The normative
D
The habitual
Question 20
What is cosmopolitan democracy?
A
a form of world government with global citizenship
B
rule by the world's educated elites
C
democratic government at the level of the city
D
democratic government that is representative of a multicultural society
There are 20 questions to complete.

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