Sociology questions set 71

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Power legitimated by the sanctity of age-old customs is called..... authority.
A
characteristic
B
charismatic
C
legal-rational
D
traditional
Question 2
Which one of the following Max Muller believed to be the earliest form of religion?
A
Naturism
B
Monoism
C
Animism
D
Fetishism
Question 3
Environmental pollution is the result of.
A
dysfunctions in the earth's atmosphere
B
ignorance on the part of the underdeveloped nations
C
human actions that have harmful consequences
D
unknown bacteria and viruses
Question 4
What proportion of the world's annual wealth output is concentrated in high-income countries?
A
15%
B
25%
C
50%
D
75%
Question 5
Harry Harlow conducted study of.
A
Isabelle and the impact of social isolation on the socialization process
B
Nell and the impact of social isolation on the socialization process
C
rhesus monkeys that had been raised away from their mothers
D
nature versus nurture that focused on sociobiology
Question 6
To avoid frustration, child learns to approach would realistically is
A
Personality ego
B
Personality demands
C
Personal matter
D
Power
Question 7
What is the optimum group size for problem solving?
A
two
B
three
C
four
D
five
Question 8
In 2001 in England and Wales what was the average age at first marriage for men?
A
24.6
B
25.4
C
27.5
D
30.6
Question 9
Career and mobility patterns for men and women are.
A
quite different
B
all alike
C
growing more nearly alike
D
none of these
Question 10
The ''feminization of poverty '' refers to.
A
the fact that most men are rich
B
an equal number of men and women being poor now
C
the fact that female-headed households are usually poor
D
the fact that women are more blessed than men in spite of poverty
Question 11
The culture within a society have some
A
norms
B
values
C
norms and values
D
None of these
Question 12
The view that inequality is based on the corrupting and divisive actions of institutions is part of the ideology of.
A
social Darwinism
B
classical conservatism
C
structural functionalism
D
classical liberalism
Question 13
Giddens' concept of regionalization implies that
A
The reproduction of relations not only across time but also space.
B
The process of social change is limited by regions.
C
A regional society starts influencing other societies.
D
The mainstream society acquires the features of regional societies.
Question 14
In the U.S the military is.
A
subordinate to the government
B
a provision of government
C
synonymous with government
D
the basis of legitimate government
Question 15
The newest factor in the development equation is.
A
Media
B
NGOs
C
Civil Society
D
None of these
Question 16
In recent years there was an awakening of ethnic identity among the following groups.
A
African Americans
B
Hispanics
C
Native Americans
D
all of the above
Question 17
The behaviour expected of one who holds a particular status is usually termed as.
A
Role
B
Status
C
Both a and b
D
None of these
Question 18
The participants in a market economy cannot pursue their goals freely because they are affected by.
A
the ratio of gold to paper money
B
economic laws
C
prices and incomes
D
the religious institution
Question 19
Deviance contributes to social change in that.
A
today's deviant is tomorrow's leader
B
deviant acts invariably point to outdated rules
C
deviance is a fad
D
some actions initially defined as deviant eventually become generally accepted
Question 20
According to sociologists aircraft was invented in
A
1901
B
1905
C
1903
D
1906
There are 20 questions to complete.

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