Sociology questions set 72

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Which of the following is not part of ecological modernization theory?
A
environmental protection and economic growth are incompatible aims
B
environmental protection cannot be achieved without high tech solutions
C
an ecological form of economic growth is possible
D
consumer demand and market mechanisms can bring about ecologically benign outcomes
Question 2
Studies of siblings who shared parents social class and everyday experiences have shown that they.
A
view the same experiences differently
B
arrive at a common view point through discussion
C
perceive the same events in the same way
D
pretend to disagree when they really agree
Question 3
On base of race, ethnicity and religion there is a tention because of
A
War
B
Fight
C
Conflict
D
All of the above
Question 4
Wife husband prime minister and student are all examples of..... status.
A
Ascribed status
B
Achieved
C
Contemplated
D
None of these
Question 5
Probation and Parole are which form of punishment?
A
Deterrent punishment
B
Retributive punishment
C
Extra-mural treatment
D
None of the above
Question 6
Every man in society occupies a number of statuses. Different statuses associated with a single person are known as
A
Status inconsistency
B
Status sequences
C
Status set
D
Status succession
Question 7
A pluralist in the U.S would maintain that.
A
power is spread through multiple centers
B
policy reflects the wishes of a few elites
C
significant decisions are made by the upper classes
D
power is in the hands of a small homogeneous class of leaders
Question 8
Process of change that results from a society's gaining new information, particularly technology is called
A
Revolution
B
Globlization
C
Migration
D
Sociocultural evolution
Question 9
Crowds have three characteristics in common Which of the following is NOT one of those characteristics?
A
deindividualization
B
invulnerability
C
suggestibility
D
transformation
Question 10
The democratic state is based on the social contract theories of Locke and Rousseau These theories maintain that.
A
people must obey the rulers at all times
B
the rulers govern at the direction of God
C
the people allow themselves to be governed for their own good
D
a society cannot exist without authoritarian rulers
Question 11
Panchayats in modern India are characterized as I. Participation of people at grassroots level. II. Self-reliance. III. Empowering of women. IV. Bureaucratic control. Mark the correct answer from the codes given below: Codes:
A
IV, II, III
B
I, II, III, IV
C
IV, III, I
D
II, III, IV
Question 12
Match the items in the List-I with the items in the List-II and choose the correct answer from the codes given below: List-I List-II a. Physical violence i. Genital Mutilation b. Emotional violence ii. Denial of economic resources c. Economic violence iii. Deprivation of Conjugal rights d. Cultural violence iv. Bride burning Codes: a b c d
A
iv iii ii i
B
i iii iv ii
C
ii iv iii i
D
iii i ii iv
Question 13
Which of the following research methods uses existing records?
A
survey research
B
questionnaire research
C
archival research
D
observational research
Question 14
A capitalist economy supports encourages accumulation of private property and defines a profit-minded orientation as natural and simply a matter of doing business
A
Private ownership of property
B
Pursuit of personal profit
C
Free competition
D
Contemporary
Question 15
One of key challenges for social theory is to grasp changing of nature is called
A
Functional
B
Conflict
C
Capitalist
D
Postmodern
Question 16
According to sociologists a study of this settlement people who believe in different Gods of 100 people Muslims believe in
A
20
B
22
C
19
D
18
Question 17
Supporters of sustainable development are arguing for.
A
more resources to be directed towards economic growth
B
more resources to be put into Third World development
C
growth that minimises resource depletion and pollution
D
fewer resources to be directed towards economic growth
Question 18
In Society in America which early sociologist gave special attention to status distinctions and to such factors as gender and race?
A
Emile Durkheim
B
Max Weber
C
Auguste Comte
D
Harriet Martineau
Question 19
Experiments.
A
are conducted in both field and laboratory setting
B
involve the risk that people may modify their behavior
C
must involve control groups of some kind
D
all of the above
Question 20
The sub-cultures in Pakistani society include
A
occupational
B
religious
C
sex distinctions
D
all of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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