Sociology questions set 54

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Mary Kaldor (2006) argues that globalization processes lie at the heart of many new wars Which of the following is not an example of the increasing globalization of conflict?
A
the presence of diaspora volunteer fighters
B
the recourse of combatants to small-scale guerrilla tactics
C
the involvement of international NGOs
D
the role of multinational United Nations peacekeeping troops
Question 2
Mobility of women was usually decided in the past through.
A
Status of women in society
B
Status of their husbands
C
Both a and b
D
None of these
Question 3
Consider your research paper to a campus, newspaper, social media, magazine or making presentation to seminar, a meeting of any people you have been involves is called
A
Share your result
B
Thesis
C
Conclusions
D
Ethical issue
Question 4
The jobs of the future will include.
A
steel workers
B
routine services
C
personal services
D
all but A
Question 5
NAFTA binds which three countries into a single commercial entity?
A
Mexico Panama Costa Rica
B
United States Canada Puerto Rico
C
United States Canada Mexico
D
United States Cuba Mexico
Question 6
The identical twin who lost his penis in a tragic accident.
A
accepted his female identity
B
acted as a female would
C
preferred dolls to guns
D
none of the above
Question 7
In society when family life is simple handshake and contributes to operation of society is called as
A
Social life
B
Social function
C
Social structure
D
Social demand
Question 8
Over which years, sociologists have regularly claimed that we are moving into a new kind of society is?
A
50
B
60
C
70
D
40
Question 9
Which of the following is an accurate statement regarding the state?
A
The state has existed throughout human history
B
The existence of the state requires that some people are able to devote time and energy to organizing power resources
C
External factors such as threats and trading partners played no part in the rise of the state
D
The production of a social surplus hindered the rise of the state
Question 10
In which of the following sequences are 'Demographic Transitions' traditionally associated?
A
High fertility, low mortality, high population growth
B
Low mortality, low mortality to high fertility
C
High fertility, high mortality to low mortality and low fertility, the later lagging behind
D
Low fertility, high mortality to low fertility and low mortality with mortality lagging behind
Question 11
According to the functionalist perspective what are the four functions served by the state?
A
enforcement of norms planning and direction arbitration of conflicting interests and protection against other societies
B
oppression of minorities enforcement of norms planning and direction protection against enemies within society
C
enforcement of norms planning and direction protection against other societies protection against enemies within society
D
arbitration of conflicting interests maintaining social contracts distributing goods and services protection against internal threats
Question 12
According to Reader's Digest Dictionary the one which causes euphoria in the taker and pre-disposes hint to addiction is.
A
medicine
B
Drug
C
Cure
D
None of these
Question 13
Throughout human history, people have transmission of culture through speech is called
A
Oral culture tradition
B
Cultural reproduction
C
Culture change
D
Modernism
Question 14
The approximately 2 million Native Americans represent a diverse array of cultures distinguishable by.
A
language
B
family organization
C
religion
D
all of the above
Question 15
North America and Europe have less than 12% of the world's population but their share of the worlds private consumption is approximately.
A
30%
B
40%
C
50%
D
60%
Question 16
Need and demand.
A
are unrelated concepts
B
amount to the same thing
C
are closely related to price
D
are closely related to supply
Question 17
Statistics that allow researchers to generalize to a population from a sample are called.
A
correlational
B
descriptive
C
inferential
D
longitudinal
Question 18
What is the main consequence of well-defined ethnic existing within established nations states?
A
nations without states
B
multiculturalism
C
a cultural melting Pot
D
separate institutions
Question 19
According to A.R. Desai, the second phase of the development of nationalism (from 1885 to 1905) is characterized by
A
the development of industry.
B
the influence of socialism.
C
the participation of peasants.
D
the home rule.
Question 20
Women are a minority group insofar as.
A
they are treated unequally and are aware of their minority status
B
they are residentially segregated
C
they control few resources
D
all of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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