Sociology questions set 61

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
The crude birth rate:
A
is the annual number of live births per 1000 woman age 15-44
B
Is the potential number of children that could be born if every woman of childbearing age bore all the children she possibly could.
C
is the number of live births per 1000 members of a population in a given year
D
enables researchers to see important difference among races. ethnic groups, classes, age groups, and other categories with in the population
Question 2
Which approach to audience studies emphasizes the ways in which different audiences use the media to meet their needs?
A
hypodermic model
B
gratification model
C
reception theory
D
interpretative model
Question 3
Which sociological perspective emphasizes that the relationship between females and males has been one of unequal power with men in a dominant position over women?
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
dramaturgical perspective
Question 4
Which of the following suggested that the punishments established within a culture help to define acceptable behaviour and thus contribute to stability?
A
William Chambliss
B
Emile Durkheim
C
Richard Quinney
D
Stanley Milgram
Question 5
L. Althussar classifies Karl Marx's writings on the basis of the epistemological break. Identify the epistemological phases of Marx's writings. (i) Young Marx (ii) Mature Marx (iii) Traditional Marx (iv) Immature Marx (v) Orthodox Marx (vi) Revolutionary Marx Select the correct answer from the codes given below: Codes:
A
(i) & (ii)
B
(ii) & (iii)
C
(v) & (vi)
D
(ii) & (iv)
Question 6
The difference between racial minorities and ethnic minorities is.
A
in the size of each group
B
ethnic minorities do not suffer from discrimination but only from prejudice
C
racial minorities differ biologically ethnic minorities differ culturally from the dominant group
D
racial minorities have been here longer than ethnic minorities
Question 7
When one part of the culture develops more rapidly than other parts, the following description is made
A
accommodation
B
cultural lag
C
cultural accumulation
D
revolution
Question 8
Socialization is based on
A
Group
B
Self
C
Social groups
D
All of the above
Question 9
What concept does Durkheim use to explain how religious ceremonies generate social solidarity?
A
collective conciousness
B
collective interaction
C
collective effervescence
D
class conciousness
Question 10
Mead's''I''.
A
corresponds to Freud's"ego"
B
emerged before the"me"
C
eventually completely merges with the "me"
D
all of the above
Question 11
The difference in attitudes of whites and African Americans is related to.
A
age
B
social status
C
social class
D
none of these
Question 12
A study of male identical twins one of whom had been castrated by accident during circumcision and treated as a little girl until puberty showed that.
A
the castrated male still acted like a tomboy
B
the intact twin gradually became more "feminine"
C
the castrated twin was tidier than his brother but never played with dolls
D
all of the above
Question 13
Agriculture accounts for 25% value added and.....% of work force.
A
40%
B
305
C
20%
D
None of these
Question 14
The urban trends resulting from the industrial Revolution include.
A
strengthening primary ties
B
a return to Biblical religions
C
homogeneous population
D
reduced family size
Question 15
Which one of the following statements is not part of the Code of Ethics developed by the American Sociological Association? Researchers must.
A
acknowledge research collaboration and assistance
B
preserve the confidentiality of thier subjects
C
protect their subjects from personal harm
D
make all research notes available for public scrutiny
Question 16
The current level of urbanization 32% in Pakistan is in SAARC Countries.
A
Lowest
B
Normal
C
Highest
D
None of these
Question 17
The victims of crime tend to be.
A
members of the middle class
B
members of minority groups
C
poor
D
B and C
Question 18
Older people living in housing for the elderly workers in an offshore oil rig rodeo cowboys and circus performers-all are examples of what sociologists refer to as.
A
subcultures
B
countercultures
C
cultural universals
D
argot
Question 19
Borstal Schools are meant for the reformation of
A
Juvenile delinquents
B
Women Offenders
C
Convicts
D
None of the above
Question 20
For exploratory, descriptive or explanatory research whenever suitable data are available is called
A
Experiment
B
Survey
C
Analysis
D
Observation
There are 20 questions to complete.

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