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Sociology Multiple Choice Questions(MCQs) and Answers for Competitive Exams | Sociology Quiz Set 47

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1 Modernization views development as :
1 Revolutionary
2 Evolutionary
3 Abruptly
4 Forcefully

Answer: Abruptly
2 Development refers to process of :
1 increasing productivity
2 raising the standards of living
3 longer life expectancy
4 all of the above

Answer:all of the above
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3 Policies which aim at influencing fertility are known as :
1 Pro-natalist
2 Anti-natalist
3 Both (1) and (2)
4 None of the above

Answer:Both (1) and (2)
4 The first National Family Health Survey (NFHS) was carried out during the year :
1 1992-93
2 1998-99
3 1995-96
4 2000-01

Answer:1992-93
5 The concept ‘missing women’ in the context of the numerical impact of higher female mortality for various reasons in our country was devised by :
1 Asish Bose
2 Amartya Sen
3 Praveen Visaria
4 J.R. Rele

Answer:Amartya Sen
6 The Dual Reporting System in our country is associated with :
1 Population Census
2 National Sample Survey
3 Vital Registration System
4 Population Register

Answer:Vital Registration System
7 Which one is the dominant form of internal migration in India ?
1 Rural – Urban
2 Urban – Urban
3 Urban – Rural
4 Rural – Rural

Answer:Rural – Rural
8 Reproductive and child health approach was first adopted in India in the year :
1 1995
2 2000
3 1990
4 2005

Answer:1995
9 Malthusian Check is otherwise known as :
1 Preventive check
2 Positive check
3 Beyond family planning
4 Development is the best contraceptive

Answer:Positive check
10 The book ‘Narratives from the Women’s Studies Family : Recreating Knowledge’ is about :
1 Panchayati Raj Institutions
2 Violence against women
3 Women and health issues
4 Women’s studies centres

Answer:Women’s studies centres
11 Who is the author of the book “The History of Doing : An Illustrated Account of Movements for Women’s Rights and Feminism in India” ?
1 Radha Kumar
2 Madhu Kishwar
3 Karia Kapadia
4 Mary John

Answer: Radha Kumar
12 Who, from amongst the following, is known for her work on widows in India ?
1 Pam Rajput
2 Martha Alter Chen
3 Ursula Sharma
4 Vandana Shiva

Answer:Martha Alter Chen
13 What is the term used for everyday actions in Phenomenogical perspective ?
1 Typifications
2 Routine Matters
3 Mundane Aspects
4 Social Actions

Answer:Typifications
14 Alfred Schutz was most influenced by the philosopher
1 G.W.F. Hegal
2 M. Heidegger
3 E. Husserl
4 I. Kant

Answer:E. Husserl
15 Who is the author of the book ‘Stigma’ ?
1 A. Schutz
2 H. Garfinkel
3 P. Berger
4 E. Goffman

Answer:E. Goffman

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