Sociology questions set 96

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
The earliest theoretical perspective in sociology.
A
Conflict Perspective
B
The Functionalist Perspective
C
The Evolutionary Perspective
D
None of these
Question 2
What is the term used to describe the stages from one's birth into a family with a specific status through formation of a new family unit?
A
intergenerational mobility
B
socioeconomic life cycle
C
vertical mobility
D
none of the above
Question 3
George Herbert was philospher at university of
A
Atlanta
B
Chicago
C
Newyork
D
Boston
Question 4
What is the term that describes repeat offending by those who have been in prison?
A
rehabilitation
B
deterrence
C
reform
D
recidivism
Question 5
According to Durkheim stronger social ties and religious affiliation.
A
Increase the suicide rates
B
Decrease them
C
Have no effect upon them
D
None of these
Question 6
Approximately how long on average did a Victorian marriage last?
A
12 years
B
22 years
C
32 years
D
42 years
Question 7
Max Weber's idealist approach reveals that modes of thought have a powerful effect on society Weber, feared that contrast between tradition of pre industrial societies is called as
A
Industrial societies
B
Sophisticated machinery
C
Bureaucratic orgnisations
D
Capitalist system
Question 8
Conflict theorists view stratification systems as.
A
resulting from class struggles
B
effects of the law of nature
C
mechanisms of coercion
D
BOTH coercive and resulting from class struggles
Question 9
According to durkheim the greater rates of suicide in protestants were due to more emphasis on.
A
Social Conesion
B
Individualism
C
Economic problem
D
none of these
Question 10
''Laissez-faire'' is a policy that appeals to.
A
political liberals
B
political independents
C
political conservatives
D
political freethinkers
Question 11
According to sociologists food is greatest worry for majority of population
A
Every year
B
Every month
C
Every week
D
Every day
Question 12
Social classes are divided on the basis of
A
religion
B
wealth
C
education
D
None of these
Question 13
Royal Dutch Shell Oil Co has branches in Holland Britain the United States and France This kind of corporation is called.
A
closed
B
multinational
C
restricted
D
monopolistic
Question 14
The scientific method contains all but one of the following techniques.
A
scientific observation
B
systematic collection of data
C
making data public
D
selecting data to prove a point
Question 15
According to sociologists cultural is basis for everyone's reality, it is no wonder that people everywhere exhibit are called
A
Ethnocentrism
B
Ethnology
C
Ethnography
D
Ethnicity
Question 16
Place the three largest producers of films globally in order.
A
USA India Nigeria
B
India USA Nigeria
C
India China USA
D
India Nigeria USA
Question 17
to compliment your professor for delivering a particularly inspiring lecture would be to comment on his/her.
A
role modelling
B
ascribed status
C
status conception
D
role performance
Question 18
Italy has had many changes in political leadership since World War II However economic and legal specialists keep the nation going We would call their authority.
A
legal-rational
B
charismatic
C
traditional
D
irrational
Question 19
Discrimination against the elderly has been especially apparent in the area of.
A
creditworthiness
B
employment
C
retirement
D
hospitalization
Question 20
According to sociology most poor societies in world are
A
India
B
Pakistan
C
Africa
D
All of the above
There are 20 questions to complete.

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