Sociology questions set 75

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
A general in an army chart of command positions would constitute a.
A
status
B
role
C
norm
D
institution
Question 2
A predisposition toward certain points of view is called.
A
attitude
B
action
C
opinion
D
conviction
Question 3
Which of the following did the pst-war welfare state of 1948 not aim to provide.
A
free health care and education for all
B
a minimum wage
C
full employment
D
universal welfare
Question 4
According to sociologists how does food become a "design for living" with its own values, beliefs, behaviours and practices are called
A
Society
B
Community
C
Culture
D
Organisation
Question 5
In sociology more rigorous in advance societies, corruption is greater in static societies is called
A
Ethic
B
Values
C
Customs
D
None of the above
Question 6
Which sociological perspective emphasizes that the performance of major social institutions is generally efficient and desirable?
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
each of the above
Question 7
In sociology role of mother, fathers and siblings are called
A
Socializes
B
Secondary socializes
C
Primary socializes
D
Both A and B
Question 8
In ''Gesellschaft'' the society of tradition is replaced with the society of.
A
Impersonal relations
B
Contract
C
Modern ideas
D
None of these
Question 9
Which is NOT form of plural marriage?
A
Polyandry
B
Polygyny
C
Polygamy
D
Monogamy
Question 10
Economists chart the limits of resources and technology on output through:
A
production-possibility schedules
B
product-moment correlations
C
Venn diagrams
D
welfare functions
Question 11
Efficiency in economic terminology means.
A
using existing technology
B
obtaining the highest output in the least amount of time
C
ignoring the time factor
D
making do with as few workers as possible
Question 12
The approach to crime prevention based on increased surveillance (such as CCTV and Neighborhood Watch schemes) and target hardening (such as a car immobilizers and better home security ) is known as what?
A
the new criminology
B
broken windows theory
C
situational crime prevention
D
deviance reduction theory
Question 13
Utilitarian organizations are so named because they.
A
produce useful things
B
serve the practical purposes of their owners
C
provide useful services to the community
D
provide material benefits in exchange for work
Question 14
ldeological notions of equality of opportunity are irrelevant in deciding the positions of individuals to different statuses in a..... system of mobility.
A
Open
B
Broad
C
closed
D
None of these
Question 15
Total planned OR desired spending in the economy as a whole within a given period is called.
A
pent-up demand
B
aggregate demand
C
elastic demand
D
excess demand
Question 16
The term manufactured risk refers to.
A
risks which result from human interaction with the natural world
B
risks associated with the activities of manufacturing industries
C
risks that have been exaggerated by the output of the media
D
risks that only affect advanced industrial economies
Question 17
Economic policies do not work as well as they should because of obstacles posed by.
A
timing
B
interpretation
C
implementation
D
all of the above
Question 18
Stressing the desirability of retaining each group's cultural distinctiveness is part of the ideology of.
A
Anglo-conformity
B
melting pot
C
ethnicity
D
cultural pluralism
Question 19
Karl Marx held that a social movement the revolt of the proletariat would help workers overcome feelings of.
A
class consciousness
B
false consciousness
C
socialist consciousness
D
surplus value
Question 20
In Third World countries the factors that discourage birth control include.
A
traditional values
B
government subsidies for large families
C
low infant mortality
D
women's rights
There are 20 questions to complete.

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