Sociology questions set 64

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Factors in the decline of the marriage rate include.
A
a delay in the age of first marriage
B
the increase of cohabitation
C
the increase in the incidence of remaining single
D
all of the above
Question 2
Match an item in List-I with an item in List-II. List-I (Books) List-II (Thinkers) a. Modernisation of Indian Tradition 1. Y. Singh b. When a great Tradition Modernises 2. M. Singer c. Caste in Modern India 3. M.N. Srinivas d. Caste, Class and Power 4. Andre Betille Codes: a b c d
A
1 2 3 4
B
4 3 2 1
C
3 2 1 4
D
2 1 4 3
Question 3
Reasons for ethnocentrism are
A
habit
B
lack of understanding
C
indoctrination
D
all of these
Question 4
The life-course model views aging as.
A
a process that continues from birth to death
B
a process shaped by the forces of capitalism
C
a process of adapting to changing social roles
D
a process shaped by psychological decline
Question 5
Which of these is a feature of the Japanese style of management arrangements?
A
merging of work and private lives
B
job security
C
group-oriented production
D
all of the above
Question 6
Today most workers in the United States are employed in the.
A
primary sector
B
secondary sector
C
tertiary sector
D
quaternary sector
Question 7
American foreign aid after World War II.
A
helped the domestic economies of industrial nations
B
boosted international trade
C
prevented revolutionary movements from starting in a number of nations
D
all of the above
Question 8
Gender assignment is based on.
A
biological sex only
B
sexuality only
C
social expectations only
D
a combination of biology and socialization
Question 9
Since state and nation are not the same thing the preferred term for individual political entities is.
A
nation-sates or national states
B
dominions
C
principalities
D
territories
Question 10
Sometimes we feel happy to pay more for imported goods It shows our.
A
Ethnocentrism
B
Xenocentric Approach
C
Quality consciousness
D
None of these
Question 11
Liberation theory is.
A
another name for atheism
B
a fusion of Christianity and Marxism
C
a doctrine of personal transcendence
D
a branch of Roman Catholicism
Question 12
The culture within a society have some
A
norms
B
values
C
norms and values
D
None of these
Question 13
Match List-I with List-II and find out the correct answer from the codes given below: List-I (Concepts) List-II (Authors) a. Sexuality i. U. Beck b. Risk society ii. M. Foucault c. Communicative action iii. J. Baudrillard d. Hyper reality iv. J. Habermas Codes: a b c d
A
ii i iv iii
B
i ii iii iv
C
iii ii i iv
D
iv iii ii i
Question 14
Liberals and conservatives agree to some extent that economic goals should include.
A
full employment
B
price stability
C
adequate economic growth
D
all of the above
Question 15
Which is false?
A
more men than women live alone
B
more elderly men than women are married
C
only a small percentage of the 65-to 74-year olds live in nursing homes
D
older workers perform as well as younger workers
Question 16
In all over world radio and television industries are called
A
Networking
B
Broadcasting
C
Globalizing
D
Media
Question 17
All trails which form cultural complex
A
are independent of each other.
B
have isolated identity.
C
have nothing to do with each other.
D
all of the above
Question 18
In the developed countries more people are employed in the service sector than manufacturing with a tiny percentage working in agriculture Globally which sector now employs the fewest people?
A
services
B
industrial manufacture
C
agriculture
D
none of the above
Question 19
What name did Norbert Elias give to the dynamic of competition between social units that eventually gave rise to a nation state?
A
the absolutist mechanism
B
the decivilizing process
C
the monopoly mechanism
D
the courtizaion process
Question 20
According to sociology practice of judging a culture by its own standards is called
A
Cultural traits
B
Cultural reproduction
C
Material culture
D
Cultural relativism
There are 20 questions to complete.

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