Sociology questions set 73

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
A subject is asked by a sociologists to give up hours often hundreds of hours it might be very painful and involve a great deal of effort is
A
Hurt and harm
B
Experiment
C
Exploitation
D
Value implications
Question 2
According to sociology product of work belongs not to work but to capitalists, who dispose of it for profit is called as
A
Alienation from the act of working
B
Alienation from the product of work
C
Alienation from workers
D
Alienation from human potential
Question 3
In agrarian societies, most men and women works at home and
A
Industry
B
Farm
C
land
D
Company
Question 4
The global social system differs from a societal social system in that.
A
nations contain a variety of ethnic and racial groups
B
no global government exists
C
nations do not have common goals
D
all of the above
Question 5
It is very important to Sammi to do well in school so she regularly cheats on tests According to Merton's structural strain theory Sammi is a(n).
A
conformist
B
innovator
C
ritualist
D
retreatist
Question 6
People who suffer from status inconsistency.
A
usually do not worry about it
B
tend to suffer more frustration and dissatisfaction than those whose status is consistent
C
work hard to accumulate wealth to make up for it
D
willingly accept a lower status in return for social recognition
Question 7
Simple supernaturalism.
A
is prevalent in industrial societies
B
entails the notion of mana
C
is centered upon the belief in powerful gods interested in human affairs
D
is illustrated by Buddhism
Question 8
A condition of normlessness and separation from legitimate modes of behavior is termed.
A
trauma
B
anomie
C
alienation
D
anomaly
Question 9
During middle Ages, as comte noted most people thought of society as expression of
A
God's will
B
People in the society
C
Shapes of books
D
None of the above
Question 10
Communism has a history of attracting Third World nations because of the fact that.
A
the ideology is static
B
the ideology changes to suit conditions
C
it has not led to dictatorship
D
it promises to give more power to the masses
Question 11
According to functionalism the fundamental human needs are.
A
income safety and deference
B
life liberty and the pursuit of property
C
survival and expressiveness
D
control over nature and the denial of death
Question 12
The media has started playing is vibrant role more vigorously after the.
A
Launching of private news channels
B
Masharruf Regime
C
Globalization phenomenon
D
None of these
Question 13
Marxian theory of change, 'that change comes through revolution' indicates
A
Change in the existing structure.
B
Change of the whole structure.
C
A partial change in the existing structure
D
A nominal change of the structural elements.
Question 14
Social values may also be changed by new types of
A
writing
B
publicity
C
propaganda
D
all of these
Question 15
The deviant subculture of homosexuals who met in seventeenth and eighteenth century London was called.
A
polies
B
molies
C
dolies
D
lollies
Question 16
Which of the following statements is not correct?
A
Sociologists use the term negotiated order to underscore the fact that social order is continually being constructed and altered through negotiation
B
Negotiation is a cultural universal
C
Most elements of social structure are not static and are therefore subject to change through bargaining and exchanging (negotiation)
D
Negotiation is a macro-level process that does not usually involve interactions between small groups such as families
Question 17
William F Whyte's study of a low-income ltalian neighbourthood in Boston was a classic example of.
A
participant observation research
B
a survey
C
content analysis
D
an experiment
Question 18
The embourgeoisement thesis suggests that.
A
capitalists are being replaced by salaried managers with bureaucratic authority
B
the affluent working class is adopting middle class values and ways of life
C
white collar occupations are being deskilled by the introduction of new technologies into the workplace
D
the class structure has fragmented and there are no longer any distinct social classes
Question 19
Marxist-oriented theorists.
A
have found that American race and ethnic relations have little connection to global issues
B
contend that racism serves the economic interests of the capitalist class
C
argue that prejudice discrimination and racism operate outside of social structures
D
conclude that racist notions serve the economic interests of people of color world-wide
Question 20
Which one of these is a measure of dispersion?
A
parameter
B
range
C
median
D
mean
There are 20 questions to complete.

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