Sociology questions set 69

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
The growth rate is the difference between:
A
immigration and emigration rates.
B
births and deaths
C
fertility and fecundity
D
none of the above
Question 2
The concept of human inequality.
A
is tolerated by religious ideologies
B
is incorporated in the ideology of democracy
C
underlies fascism
D
has been borrowed from the natural sciences
Question 3
In sociology dispersed in progressive societies concentrated in static societies is called
A
Power
B
Authority
C
Knowledge
D
Status
Question 4
The difference between an average worker's salary and that of the average CEO has:
A
gradually narrowed
B
remained stable
C
slightly increased
D
greatly increased
Question 5
Wallflowers are people who came to believe early in life that they can.
A
make conversation
B
not make conversation
C
Sometime they are good speakers
D
None of these
Question 6
In the middle teens the most important reference group is.
A
Family
B
Peer group
C
Teachers
D
None of these
Question 7
Functionalists approach the state as a tool to.
A
maintain order
B
protect the privileged few
C
protect private property
D
maintain the state of nature
Question 8
Successful socialization for humans requires.
A
the absence of others
B
genes alone
C
contact with other humans
D
the existence of schools or the media
Question 9
''Future shock''is.
A
a phrase used to describe an alien culture
B
the name of a famous movie dealing with a society of the future
C
a phrase used by Alvin Toffler to describe the rapidity of change
D
what the elderly experience in every society when a new generation comes into power
Question 10
Selves without bodies don, t make much sense in human terms (Jenkins 1996) What is Jenkins alluding to in this quotation?
A
the need to bring biological knowledge into sociology
B
the need to theorize the embodiment of the social self
C
the need for sociologists to understand the natural sciences
D
the need for a new science of sociobiology
Question 11
Which of the following are the factors associated with Infant mortality? (i) Low Birth Weight (ii) Lack of Institutional Deliveries (iii) Nutritional status of Expectant Mother (iv) Use of contraceptives Codes:
A
(i), (iii), (iv)
B
(i), (ii), (iv)
C
(ii), (iii), (iv)
D
(i), (ii), (iii)
Question 12
The norm of reciprocity entails.
A
doing things in an institutionalized way
B
working jointly in a common enterprise for a shared goal
C
doing something in return for what someone has done for you
D
all of the above
Question 13
Cultural diffusion can start only from
A
centres of cultures anywhere
B
anywhere
C
culturally neglected areas
D
culturally backward areas
Question 14
Urban oriented development programmes generated urban centred employment which resulted into
A
Rural to Rural Migration
B
Urban to Rural Migration
C
Rural to Urban Migration
D
Urban to Urban Migration
Question 15
Conflict development rapidly during
A
1960s and 1980s
B
1940s and 1960s
C
1920s and 1980s
D
1960s and 1970s
Question 16
When politicians refer to the intention of the framers of the Constitution of the United States they are making recourse to.
A
traditional authority
B
legal rational authority
C
charismatic authority
D
all of the above
Question 17
Match List-I with List-II and mark the correct answer from the codes given below the lists: List-I (Author) List-II (Change Perspective) a. Sorokin i. Structural functional b. Dahrendorf ii. Cyclical c. Spencer iii. Dialectical d. Durkhiem iv. Evolutionary Codes: a b c d
A
ii iii iv i
B
i iii ii iv
C
ii iv i iii
D
iii i ii iv
Question 18
According to sociologists physical space affects chances of contacts among groups are called as
A
Physical boundaries foster social boundaries
B
Large-scale orgnisations
C
Dynamic groups
D
None of the above
Question 19
Sociologists, who study past (working with archaeologists and anthropologists) have learned quite a bit about our
A
Culture
B
Human being
C
Human heritage
D
Society
Question 20
Sudhir Venkatesh focused on delinquents, gangs and
A
Race issue
B
Culture issue
C
Language issue
D
Caste issue
There are 20 questions to complete.

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