Sociology questions set 55

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Who among the following analysts of social change used the term 'rentiers and speculators'?
A
T. Veblen
B
K. Marx
C
V. Pareto
D
A.J. Toynbee
Question 2
In the metaphor of the ''looking-glass self''the looking glass represents.
A
the expressed judgment of one's peers
B
the imagined judgments of others
C
the persons's self-feeling such as pride
D
all of the above
Question 3
Traditional working class identity was based around.
A
shared working conditions in the manufacturing industry
B
the class consciousness of members of the proletariat
C
local communities extended kinship networks and shared leisure pursuits
D
collective aspirations to move into the middle class
Question 4
''Needs'' are
A
objective
B
subjective
C
None of these
D
both a and b
Question 5
The term proximate determinants of fertility was coined by
A
Kingsley Davis
B
Judith Blake
C
John Bongaarts
D
Karl Marx
Question 6
Twentieth century has been called by
A
Norman Denzin
B
Franz Boas
C
Margaret Mead
D
Greenblat
Question 7
The practice of U.S corporations movings their production facilities abroad is called
A
multinationalism
B
insourcing
C
diversification
D
Oligopoly
Question 8
Ibne Khaldun in his theories is near to.
A
Kurkheim
B
Comte
C
Marx
D
All of above
Question 9
The research on an isolated Amazon tribe.
A
supports the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis
B
shows that perceptions affect reality
C
language affects perceptions of reality
D
only A and C
Question 10
The Protestant Ethic supported capitalism through the religious doctrine that praised.
A
hard work and thrift
B
predestination
C
turning the other cheek
D
buying indulgences
Question 11
According to sociologists trade unions may have advanced interests of workers during early twentieth century and regular negotiation between workers and management may now be frequent activity are called
A
Labour activity has been weekend
B
Work remains degrading
C
The law still favor the rich
D
Sociocultural evolution
Question 12
A reference group is a(n).
A
group of which one is member without having asked to be
B
formal or informal organization to which one belongs
C
hierarchical system in an organization
D
group to which an individual aspires to belong
Question 13
Which of these countries has the largest number of people living on less than $1.25 a day?
A
Bangladesh
B
Mozambique
C
China
D
Pakistan
Question 14
A researcher will settle for pinpointing a correlation when.
A
a causal relationship is of no consequence
B
a causal relationship is difficult to prove
C
variables are vaguely defined
D
research monies are not forthcoming
Question 15
Theoretical approaches can only be said to be valid if.
A
the theorist has researched the literature thoroughly
B
they have been tested out by means of factual research
C
they are written in such a way as to be impossible to disprove
D
they are shared by a large enough number of theorists
Question 16
When interaction is guided by shared and patterned expectations of behavior the social system has acquired a(n).
A
social process
B
social structure
C
social stability
D
social value system
Question 17
Cultural growth is
A
an occasional process
B
a continuing process
C
not at all a process
D
something very insignificant
Question 18
Cultural lag is a difference between
A
two material cultures.
B
two non-material cultures.
C
material and non-material cultures.
D
economic and political cultures.
Question 19
As of the late 1990s.
A
black unemployment was the same as that of whites
B
blacks and whites had the same average income
C
blacks and whites graduated from college at the same rate
D
at least 40 percent of blacks were squarely in the middle class
Question 20
Moral control.
A
dose not exist in large urban industrial societies
B
is insufficient to maintain social order in complex societies
C
can only be exerted through the institution of religion
D
is best when exerted by forces outside the individual
There are 20 questions to complete.

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