Sociology Multiple Choice Questions(MCQs) and Answers for Competitive Exams | Sociology Quiz Set 11

Questions
1 Who among the following did not belong to what is known as the Frankfurt School of Sociology ?
1 H. Marcuse
2 J. Habermas
3 M. Horkheimer
4 J. Alexander

Answer:J. Alexander
2 “Productivity could be immensely increased by breaking down industrial tasks into a series of simple operations that could be precisely timed and optimally coordinated.” This statement is related with
1 Taylorism
2 Fordism
3 Marxism
4 Post-Fordism

Answer:Marxism
3 Which one of the following is not a work of E. Goffman ?
1 Self and Society
2 Presentation of self in everyday life
3 Asylums
4 Interaction Ritual

Answer:Self and Society
4 Who among the following introduced the term ‘Post Industrial Society’ ?
1 J. Burnham
2 G.K. Galbraith
3 Daniel Bell
4 R. Dahrendorf

Answer: Daniel Bell
5 Which one of the following conditions has not been discussed by Karl Marx in his analysis of class as conflict groups ?
1 Super imposition of authority
2 Absence of mobility, property and general social status
3 Super imposition of industrial and political conflict
4 Absence of effective conflict regulation

Answer:Absence of effective conflict regulation
6 Which one of the following statements is true to describe ‘Domestic Violence’ ?
1 In ‘Domestic Violence’, the only victims are ‘ married women’
2 Girl chid are only vulnerable to Domestic violence.
3 ‘Domestic violence’ include physical, sexual, mental and verbal abuse of a person in household setting.
4 ‘Domestic violence’ is an indication of progressive society.

Answer: ‘Domestic violence’ include physical, sexual, mental and verbal abuse of a person in household setting.
7 Which of the following are indicators of regional inequalities ?
  • (i) Natural Resources
  • (ii) Skilled Manpower
  • (iii) Size of population
  • (iv) Political Party in power
  • Choose the combination for correct answer

1 (i), (ii) and (iv)
2 (i), (ii), and (iii)
3 (ii), (iii) and (iv)
4 (iii), (iv) and (ii)

Answer:(i), (ii), and (iii)
8 “The Clash of Civilizations’ proposes that people’s cultural and religious identities will be the primary source of conflict in the post cold-war world.” Who proposed this view ?
1 J.S. Mills
2 Max Weber
3 Samuel P. Huntington
4 Emile Durkheim

Answer:Samuel P. Huntington
9 The following are the features. Identify the correct set of features of the little community as stated by R. Redfield : (i) Homogeneity (ii) Heterogeneity (iii) Self-sufficiency (iv) Distinctiveness (v) Primary relations Select the correct answer from the given codes :
1 (i), (iii), (iv) and (v)
2 (i), (iii), and (iv)
3 (ii), (iii) and (v)
4 (iii), (iv) and (v)

Answer:(i), (iii), and (iv)
10 Which one of the following has not been included by D. Thorner in his classification ?
1 Malik
2 Jamindar
3 Kissan
4 Majdoor

Answer:Jamindar
11 The ‘Muria’ tribes in India is found mostly in the State of
1 Chhattisgarh
2 Rajasthan
3 Odisha
4 Andhra Pradesh

Answer:Chhattisgarh
12 Which one of the following is not predominantly associated with tribal economy in India
1 Collection of forest produce and agricultural wage work
2 Wage work in agriculture and Animal husbandry
3 Animal husbandry and collection of forest produce
4 Household industry and industrial wage work

Answer:Household industry and industrial wage work
13 The Tebhaga and Telangana movements took place in the State of
1 Andhra Pradesh and Bihar respectively
2 West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh respectively
3 Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal respectively
4 West Bengal andBiharrespectively

Answer:West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh respectively
14 Who among the following tribes is matrilineal in India ?
1 Khasi
2 Munda
3 Santhal
4 Ongi

Answer:Khasi
15 According to R.W. Connel the term
1 The patterns of power relations Between masculinities and feminities
2 The configuration of Gender relations within a particular settings
3 The difference in status and prestige of women and men have in groups
4 The socially patterned interactions between men and women.

Answer:The patterns of power relations Between masculinities and feminities

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