Sociology questions set 7

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Capitalism's roots can be found in.
A
feudal agriculture
B
Christianity
C
machine-based production
D
dialectic materialism
Question 2
If a broad spectrum of the population is surveyed at a given time the study is called:
A
longitudinal
B
inferential
C
descriptive
D
cross sectional
Question 3
Which of the following is not a reason why corporate crime is more difficult to prosecute compared with individual crimes?
A
victims may not realise that a crime has been committed
B
it is more difficult to apportion blame to corporate criminals
C
legal systems are founded on individual not collective responsibility
D
corporate offences cause less harm than crimes against an individual
Question 4
In modern society death has acquired to some extent a sense of.
A
meaninglessness
B
ordinariness
C
unnaturalness
D
appropriateness
Question 5
Cultural growth is
A
an occasional process
B
a continuing process
C
not at all a process
D
something very insignificant
Question 6
Socialisation makes social behaviour
A
difficult
B
possible
C
easy
D
None of these
Question 7
Which of these trends did the New Right not suggest as evidence of declining family values?
A
the tendency for cohabitation before marriage
B
the rising divorce rate
C
the absence of fathers in many households
D
the increasing number of single parent families
Question 8
Division of labour social class formal government institutions and system of trade and commerce all are peculiar to any.
A
Urban Community
B
Rural Community
C
Both a and b
D
None of these
Question 9
The reality that lies beyond human perception is called.
A
transpersonal reality
B
paranormal reality
C
transient reality
D
transcendent reality
Question 10
In identifying social classes the reputational method is best suited for investigating social distinctions in.
A
large densely populated areas
B
small groups
C
highly transient communities
D
none of the above
Question 11
The middle classes that developed over the nineteenth century were.
A
an urban set involved in civic bodies and voluntary associations
B
too diverse to have a strong sense of class consciousness
C
often involved in white collar work
D
all of the above
Question 12
According to sociologists members typically engage in many of same activities is called
A
Large group
B
Small group
C
community based group
D
Kinship groups
Question 13
When considering the role of morality in foreign policy analysts observe that.
A
there are no restrictions in reaching agreements with other nations
B
the different nations of the world have the same values when it comes to treaties
C
each nation has different standards as to what is proper behavior and values
D
none of the above
Question 14
Primary groups are judged by their.
A
efficiency
B
emotional Satisfaction
C
task
D
none of these
Question 15
Including books, newspapers and CD rooms are called
A
Print and electronic publishing
B
Music industry
C
Advertising
D
All of the above
Question 16
The sequence of Rostow's stages of economic growth are.
A
traditional take-off drive to maturity high mass consumption
B
traditional drive to maturity high mass consumption take-off
C
traditional state intervention high mass consumption take-off
D
traditional dependency modernization take-off
Question 17
An example of a state that has had to worry about and defend its very physical existence is.
A
Egypt
B
Israel
C
Palestine
D
Lebanon
Question 18
The social sciences were initially concerned with the consequences of.
A
the American Revolution
B
the French Revolution
C
the Russian Revolution
D
the Industrial Revolution
Question 19
All early sociologists emphasized that.
A
sociology should follow scientific method
B
Sociology should be on personal theories
C
Sociology is not a science
D
None of these
Question 20
''Humanity''is.
A
an aggregate
B
a group
C
a category
D
all of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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