Sociology questions set 83

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
Who described urbanism as a way of life?
A
Park
B
Hawley
C
Wirth
D
Burgess
Question 2
The native people of Tasmania a large island just south of Australia are now extinct because they failed to.
A
teach new recruits
B
preserve order
C
replace personnel
D
provide and maintain a sense of purpose
Question 3
'Tarawad' is a matrilineal joint family found in the State of
A
Maharashtra
B
Kerala
C
Assam
D
Orissa
Question 4
Sociologists.
A
are exempt from the considerations of research etheics that govern biological researchers
B
have not been able to agree on a code of ethics
C
enjoy the same privileges as attorneys in protecting subjects privacy
D
should obtain informed consent in cases where subjects may be exposed to risks of research that are greater than the risks of everyday life
Question 5
The most important category of norms for maintaining social order are.
A
folkways
B
mores
C
customs
D
traditions
Question 6
What was the system of forced racial segregation in South Africa known as?
A
apartheid
B
ethnic cleansing
C
multiculturalism
D
assimilation
Question 7
Which of the following programs are particularly dependent upon state resources?
A
Corporate growth
B
The Social Security system
C
Public education
D
Public housing
Question 8
Drug addiction has been characterized as a victimless crime meaning.
A
drug addiction is a sustainable life style
B
drug users are not responsible for their actions
C
addicts choose to be addicted and hurt no one but themselves
D
society does care what happens to addicts
Question 9
According to Merton the most common adaptation in the anomie theory of deviance is.
A
conformity
B
innovation
C
ritualism
D
rebellion
Question 10
The research method in which the researcher controls one variable and observes and records the results is called.
A
case study
B
observation
C
experiment
D
social research
Question 11
Which of the following is NOT a predominant goal of American society?
A
a desirable mix of windfall profits
B
a leisure-based society
C
spectacular growth
D
none of the above are dominant goals
Question 12
Human nature leads us to create and learn
A
Culture traits
B
Behaviour
C
Socialization
D
Way of living
Question 13
The and purpose of Evolutionary theory is.
A
An anarchist society
B
A perfect man in a perfect society
C
An industrial society
D
None of these
Question 14
"Systematised effort to gain new knowledge", said by
A
P. V. Young
B
F. A. Ogg
C
Red Man and Morey
D
None of these
Question 15
In sociology experience of work now becomes rigidly rules by assessments practitioners in various areas complain that this robs them of their own creativity is
A
Demoralizing
B
Bureaucratic
C
Deskilling
D
Disciplining
Question 16
Which of the following does John Scott identify as belonging to the middle class?
A
senior executives
B
industrial entrepreneurs
C
finance capitalists
D
none of the above
Question 17
Social control imposes informally through
A
folkways
B
mores
C
sages
D
all of these
Question 18
Function of social institutions is called
A
The collection of values, norms, and roles
B
Structure of the society
C
Development of the society
D
All of the above
Question 19
The transitional period between the dominance of one party or another is called.
A
realignment
B
dealignment
C
alignment
D
derailment
Question 20
Class consciousness in our modern society has
A
remained as it was in the past
B
lost all values for all purpose
C
much increased
D
None of these
There are 20 questions to complete.

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