Sociology questions set 90

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
According to demographic transition theory, both birth and death rates are high in which stages of demographic transition?
A
the first stage
B
the second stage
C
the third stage
D
the first and third stage
Question 2
According to Castells Which of the following is a world city?
A
Frankfurt
B
Madrid
C
Buenos Aires
D
Moscow
Question 3
The stages of the demographic transition model are.
A
high births high death rates
B
low death rates high birthrates
C
low birth rates low death rates
D
all of the above
Question 4
The resources each spouse brings to a marriage include.
A
income
B
the ability to earn income
C
occupational prestige
D
all of the above
Question 5
Middle classes tend to be the main beneficiaries of social benefits and service aimed at poor This is called as.
A
Class factor
B
Mathew effect
C
Cultural Cause
D
None of these
Question 6
The godfather of sociology is
A
August Comet
B
Thomas Malthus
C
Adam Smith
D
None of these
Question 7
Which of the following factors is associated with the high divorce rate in the United States?
A
the liberalization of divorce laws
B
divorce is easier to work out since contemporary families have fewer children than earlier families
C
the increase in family incomes
D
all of the above
Question 8
In contemporary market systems competition.
A
is quite strong
B
is diluted by private and state monopolies
C
does not exist
D
has been replaced by planning
Question 9
Sociologists, said that operations of large machines, gave birth to
A
Factories
B
Industries
C
Communities
D
All of the above
Question 10
The ecosystem is.
A
the way inanimate objects are placed into the natural system
B
a systematic application of the economy
C
the way living things interact and interrelate with each other and their environments
D
what Hobbes called the "state of nature"
Question 11
It is difficult to ascertain the true extent of domestic violence because.
A
there is a large dark figure of unreported incidents
B
the changing definitions of legal categories have made it harder to convict offenders
C
researchers are not allowed access to official statistics
D
there is no valid or reliable way of researching such a sensitive topic
Question 12
A number of social commentators fear that having become a nation of hyphenated Americans.
A
we may begin to question our national identity
B
the United States will be divided into a number of smaller nations
C
we must keep out all new immigrants
D
we will not defend the nation from invasion
Question 13
The human infant's first step in socialization is.
A
awareness of self
B
walking
C
speaking
D
crying
Question 14
Max Weber intended his ''ideal type'' of bureaucracy as an.
A
accurate description of existing bureaucracies
B
idealized or exaggerated model of rational administration
C
explanation of elite domination
D
obviously false portrait of democratic administration
Question 15
Disengagement refers to.
A
aged persons maintaining their regular social roles
B
aged persons abandoning their regular roles so that younger people may assume them
C
a period before retirement
D
a pleasant interlude for the elderly
Question 16
Tonnies divided the social structure into Gemeinschaft and Gessellschaft The tighter and cohesive social entity was the salient feature of.
A
Gemeinschaft
B
Gessellschaft
C
Both of them
D
None of these
Question 17
The processes of cultural change include.
A
conservatism and reactionism
B
innovation and invention
C
conformity and obedience
D
nationalism and patriotism
Question 18
Which of the following are NOT factors involved in whether or not people define a situation as crowded?
A
duration and predictability
B
frame of mind and environmental setting
C
the sex and race of individuals present
D
intensification of people's definition of the situation
Question 19
Human beings continually come together to form couples, families, circles of friends, gangs, neighborhoods, churches, business, clubs, communities, and social orgnisations are called
A
Social Institutions
B
Social group
C
Social circus
D
None of the above
Question 20
According to sociologists earth was home to how many billion people who lived in cities
A
4
B
6
C
2
D
1
There are 20 questions to complete.

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