Sociology questions set 8

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Auguste Comte described.
A
Four stages of social change
B
Two stages
C
Three stages
D
None of these
Question 2
Society and culture.
A
are interrelated and interdependent
B
are in continual conflict
C
are separate phenomena
D
all of the above
Question 3
The five pivotal institutions are.
A
the economy medicine family religion and education
B
the military religion government family and education
C
the family the economy government the military and education
D
the economy government religion family and education
Question 4
The Green revolution resulted in 1970s in the establishment of.
A
Light engineering industry
B
Heavy industry
C
Medium
D
None of these
Question 5
Reasons for ethnocentrism are
A
habit
B
lack of understanding
C
indoctrination
D
all of these
Question 6
The smallest percentage of the poor consists of.
A
the elderly
B
women
C
minorities
D
children
Question 7
A decline in which of the following does Putnam link to the spread of television?
A
rational through
B
social capital
C
cultural capital
D
political awareness
Question 8
In western world urbanization has accompanied.
A
Trade
B
Progress
C
Industrialization
D
None of these
Question 9
Functionalists accept ''Change'' as a.
A
Function
B
Constant
C
Change
D
None of these
Question 10
A countertrend observable since the 1950s is.
A
a great increase in population in the cities
B
rural areas became very depopulated
C
urban decentralization
D
urban residents providing their own food supply by planting gardens
Question 11
What percentage of the earth's people live in high-income areas?
A
50%
B
15%
C
45%
D
3%
Question 12
Cultural restructuring has involved.
A
regenerating cities in economic decline
B
turning industrial landscapes into tourist attractions
C
selling sites and images through the symbolic economy of media advertising
D
all of the above
Question 13
Resources are defined as.
A
anything that is manmade
B
anything that is produced in factories
C
anything that is derived from natural including
D
everything that is needed for the production of goods and services including human energy
Question 14
Which concept has work of Robert Putnam helped to popularize in sociology of social sciences?
A
Social status
B
Social gathering
C
Social work
D
Social capital
Question 15
Democracy is based on.
A
the value of the individual
B
rule by the elite
C
leadership of a charismatic leader
D
ideal hopes for a future society
Question 16
Who among the following is regarded as the technological determinist of social change?
A
E. Durkheim
B
G. Simmel
C
T. Veblen
D
T. Malthus
Question 17
..... refers to the fundamental alterations in the patterns of culture structure and social behavior over time.
A
cultural lag
B
diffusion
C
social change
D
modernization
Question 18
''Quantitative facts are collected about the social aspects'', is said by
A
Bogardus E.S.
B
S.M. Harrison
C
Max Weber
D
Karl Marx
Question 19
Which of these is NOT an example of target hardening?
A
anti-social behavior orders
B
Steering locks
C
burglar alrams
D
CCTV
Question 20
A modern definition of class maintains that social class is constituted by.
A
the owners of the means of production
B
persons who have similar forms of power prestige or wealth
C
categories of people set up by governments
D
people especially endowed by nature
There are 20 questions to complete.

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