Sociology questions set 97

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
The Macpherson Report highlighted the increasing problem of.
A
hate crimes violence against ethnic minorities simply because of their race
B
institutional racism systematic forms of disadvantage built into the routines and practices of social institutions
C
overt racism in the police force that must be tackled by institutional reforms
D
growing numbers of asylum seekers in need of long term accommodation
Question 2
Human behaviour is guided by expectations held both by the individual and by other people is the basic notion of.
A
conflict theory
B
Structural functionalism
C
role theory
D
None of these
Question 3
The newest challenge to the family's formerly exclusive claim to the socialization of its children has come from.
A
the peer group
B
the mass media
C
the day-care center
D
child psychotherapy
Question 4
Karl Marx's view of the struggle between social classes inspired the contemporary.
A
functionalist perspective
B
conflict perspective
C
interactionist perspective
D
dramaturgical approach
Question 5
The earliest and least complex society was.
A
agrarian
B
pastoral
C
hunting and gathering
D
horticultural
Question 6
Government based on the rule of either the landed gentry the educated and privileged or the hereditary nobility is called.
A
aristocracy
B
oligarchy
C
republicanism
D
democracy
Question 7
Which one of the social movements in rural India can be termed as an example of 'old' social movements?
A
Environment movements
B
Peasant movements
C
Ethnic movements
D
Regional autonomy movements
Question 8
Main types of agriculture are.
A
Industrial agriculture
B
Subsistence agriculture
C
both a and b
D
None of the above
Question 9
According to sociology social norms refer to
A
Individual actions by suggesting what is normal, expected, or correct
B
Political structures of the people
C
Rules about certainty, probability, and accuracy
D
What is wrong, difficult, or complex
Question 10
The chief function of interest group is to.
A
provide group representation above and beyond that provided by our elected officials in Congress
B
provide geographic representation
C
bring into the open obscure problems to be solved
D
choose candidates for political office
Question 11
If the daughter of a factory worker wants to become the president of the company for which her father works we may assume that.
A
she has a different reference group than her social class would indicate
B
her father has special connections to the boss
C
the daughter likes to daydream
D
she has been reading too many yuppie biographies
Question 12
Culture is based on.
A
instinct
B
simple learning only
C
learning thorough symbols
D
genetic heredity
Question 13
"Self" is an idea of a person
A
about society
B
about himself
C
about animals
D
about nature
Question 14
A pastoralist society depends upon.
A
domesticated livestock
B
agriculture
C
Trade and business
D
None of these
Question 15
Determining that a particular act is deviant may depend on.
A
the place time and circumstances
B
the social status of the person committing the act
C
the social status of those judging the act
D
all of the above
Question 16
A prison is a.
A
primary institution
B
secondary institution
C
total institution
D
tertiary socialization
Question 17
Which of the following is a social order crime?
A
Premeditated murder
B
Rape
C
Public drunkenness
D
Burglary
Question 18
According to William Sansom, eye contact is another crucial element of
A
Non verbal communication
B
Verbal communication
C
Generalized
D
None of the above
Question 19
''The Division of Labour'' was written by
A
Karl Marx
B
Vilfredo Pareto
C
Emile Durkheim
D
None of these
Question 20
Where women and childern may move between countries in hope of work, only to find themselves part of human chain of sex is called
A
Sexuality
B
Prostitutions
C
Call women and girls
D
Both B and C
There are 20 questions to complete.

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