Sociology questions set 89

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
The media present gender roles.
A
realistically
B
according to Victorian model
C
stereotypically
D
idealistically
Question 2
Which of the following States and Union Territories have the lowest overall sex-ratio as per the Census Report of 2011?
A
Daman and Diu
B
Punjab
C
Andhra Pradesh
D
Meghalaya
Question 3
Dahrendorf Rex and Habermas focused their attention on.
A
social solidarty and cohesion
B
the interpretive understanding of action
C
women's experiences and gendered knowledge
D
Power domination and conflict
Question 4
The factors influencing the political behavior of American voters include.
A
mass media
B
socialization
C
social class
D
all of the above
Question 5
Both fiscal and monetary policies focus on.
A
the supply side of the market
B
the demand side of the market
C
both sides of the market
D
the global market
Question 6
Latent functions of government include.
A
public education
B
health care
C
the rise of administrative elites
D
war
Question 7
Social research means
A
systematised effort to gain new knowledge.
B
systematic method of discovering the new fact.
C
None of these
D
both of these
Question 8
Horticultural societies.
A
have no specialized and enduring work groups governments, or standing armies
B
exhibit increased power of the state and size of the territory it controls
C
experience the emergence of social stratification due to production of a social surplus
D
have complex divisions of labor and exchange relationships
Question 9
The terms ''Primary''and ''Secondary''thus describe a type of relationship and do not imply that one is more..... than other.
A
formal
B
Informal
C
Important
D
None of these
Question 10
Match List-I with List-II: List-I (Contributions of) List-II (Approach) a. R.K. Merton i. Conflict Functionalism b. T. Parsons ii. Need Functionalism c. B. Malinowski iii. Analytical Functionalism d. L. Coser iv. Empirical Functionalism Codes: a b c d
A
iii iv ii i
B
iv iii ii i
C
ii iii iv i
D
iv ii iii i
Question 11
The must extreme form of legalized social inequality for individuals or groups is.
A
slavery
B
open class system
C
closed caste systems
D
caste systems
Question 12
The social sciences lack.
A
theories
B
concepts
C
scientific laws
D
generalization
Question 13
The communism developed in USSR and china is.
A
Same as Marx envisioned
B
is different from Marxian view
C
opposite to Marxian view
D
None of these
Question 14
The pragmatist philosophy used in Symbolic interactionist Theory teaches that.
A
theory must be augmented by straightforward plausible methods
B
we can find true objective knowledge of the world through our senses
C
knowledge is produced in everyday practical situations
D
the best social theory was developed in Prague
Question 15
The..... is the increase or decrease that results from immigration or emigration per 1000 member of the population in a given year.
A
emigration rate
B
growth rate
C
immigration rate
D
net migration rate
Question 16
Critiques of bureaucratic forms of business administration argue that.
A
explicit standards of quality control must be imposed by management
B
employees are given too much discretion
C
small organization inevitably become bureaucracies
D
vertical hierarchies of power are too sluggish
Question 17
In animism.
A
animals are worshipped as gods
B
spirits are worshipped as disembodied humans
C
spirits are thought to acquire various forms
D
all of the above
Question 18
Economic growth will keep pace with population growth only if there is.
A
Available acreage
B
Improved technology
C
Motivation to achieve
D
None of these
Question 19
Why do sociologists use the category race?
A
it distinguishes between biological and social factors
B
it denotes something fixed and unchanging
C
it is social category which has real effects on peoples lives
D
it enables comparisons between groups in different countries
Question 20
Which of these can sociology not help us with?
A
predicting likely weather patterns in the future
B
understanding how human societies put pressure on the environment
C
understanding how environmental problems are distributed
D
evaluating policies for tackling environmental problems
There are 20 questions to complete.

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