Sociology questions set 80

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
The potential number of children that women are capable of bearing is called.
A
fertility
B
fecundity
C
femininity
D
facticity
Question 2
Official sanctions usually entail.
A
public recognition
B
the threat of force
C
a transgression of the law
D
all of the above
Question 3
In most instances how well a student does on a test is determined by how much the student studies for it In this example studying for an exam is a(n).
A
correlation
B
independent variable
C
dependent variable
D
sample
Question 4
A professional trained in a narrow abstract field is a.
A
vice president
B
specialist
C
bureaucrat
D
foreman
Question 5
"The participant observer using uncontrolled observation" is words of
A
P.V. Young
B
A. Moser
C
Karl Marx
Question 6
Which occupational categories received the greatest increase in compensation in the 1990s?
A
Domestic workers
B
Accountants and financial consultants
C
Senior and chief executive
D
corporate attorneys
Question 7
Cults differ from sects in that.
A
they are small voluntary and exclusive
B
they reject the status quo
C
the have no ties to existing religious groups
D
all of the above
Question 8
What proportion of employment in nonurban counties in the United States is accounted for by agriculture?
A
9 per cent
B
22 per cent
C
41 per cent
D
63 per cent
Question 9
When confronted with evidence contrary to their beliefs prejudiced persons will.
A
suspend judgment until more evidence is found
B
change their judgment to conform to new evidence
C
refuse to change the original judgment in spite of evidence to the contrary
D
apologize to the victim of their prejudice
Question 10
Pollination and dispersal of seeds is usually done by help of
A
chloroplast
B
chromoplast
C
chlorophyll
D
chromophyll
Question 11
In studying gender stratification which sociological perspective typically focuses on the micro level of everyday behaviour such as cross-sex conversation?
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
each of the above
Question 12
According to sociologists japanese legally banned social category of
A
Caste
B
Outcaste
C
Class
D
All of the above
Question 13
The factors of Rural Social Change include: (i) Electronic media (ii) Farm technology (iii) Rural ideology (iv) Khap Panchayats Find the correct combination according to code:
A
(i) and (ii)
B
(ii) and (iii)
C
(i), (ii) and (iv)
D
(i), (ii) and (iii)
Question 14
Income received by households that is not returned to firms is called.
A
dissavings
B
withdrawals
C
incrementals
D
injections
Question 15
Globalisierung I Spain and Latin America it is called
A
Globlization
B
Modernization
C
Global perspective
D
Globalization
Question 16
According to sociology culture is way of
A
Traits
B
Patterns
C
Way of life
D
All of the above
Question 17
The elderly are a minority because they.
A
are a small percentage of the population
B
are physically weak
C
lack power
D
cannot defend themselves
Question 18
Herberg's (1955) study of religion in America suggested that.
A
ethnic minorities practised religion to achieve social acceptance in the culture
B
mainstream faiths were becoming increasingly identified with national identity
C
the moral teachings of the main religions were becoming relatively similar
D
all of the above
Question 19
Ridicule is a
A
Social sanction
B
Social norm
C
Mores
D
Folkway
Question 20
Which of the following is type of school?
A
Private
B
Public
C
Religion
D
All of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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