The word sociology is derived from the Latin word--------------?
|Answer» D. socious|
“sociology is the study of human interaction and interrelations their conditions and consequences” who said this?
|C.||ogburn and nimkoff|
|D.||harry m johnson|
|Answer» B. morris ginsberg|
What does society exclude?
|Answer» D. time boundness|
The caste system is a
|Answer» D. social institution|
Which one of the following was not the „Varna‟ of the Aryan society?
|Answer» D. sabhas|
Socialization is not a process involving?
|B.||learns to conforms to the norms of society|
|C.||training to adopt to society|
|D.||becoming a biological organism|
|Answer» D. becoming a biological organism|
The term sociology is coined in the year
|Answer» C. 1839|
Institution is comparatively ___________.
|Answer» A. permanent|
Sociology has been said to be the product of ____________ revolution.
|Answer» C. french|
Caste status is an example of ____________ status.
|Answer» A. ascribed|
Which is the most important agency of socialization?
|Answer» A. family|
Consider the following statements: Social stratification is a
|A.||hierarchical division of society|
|B.||based on cultural background of the people|
|C.||a contractual system of division of society into groups|
|D.||biological category of people|
|Answer» A. hierarchical division of society|
the most distinguishing characteristic of a caste system (where class is based on birth) is that _______
|A.||people can move vertically, but not horizontally|
|B.||people can only move intergenerational|
|C.||social status is inherited and cannot be changed|
|D.||social status can be changed by education and hard work|
|Answer» C. social status is inherited and cannot be changed|
--------------- refers to the different layers of people who possess varying amounts of scarce resources
|Answer» C. social stratification|
Arrange the following stages of socialization?
|Answer» C. infant|
Socialization is a process of converting a biological organism into ?
|Answer» C. social man|
The basic criteria of social class is?
|Answer» B. occupation|
Which of the following are the merits of joint family system?
|A.||it ensures economic progress|
|B.||it provides opportunity for leisure|
|C.||it secures economy of expenditure|
|D.||it helps in the development of personality|
|Answer» C. it secures economy of expenditure|
A joint family system is criticized because it
|A.||denies privacy to the newlywed couple|
|B.||prevents property from being divided|
|C.||becomes a home for idlers|
|D.||provides little time to women for leisure|
|Answer» A. denies privacy to the newlywed couple|
the essential functions of the family are
|A.||Satisfaction of the sex need|
|B.||Production and rearing of children|
|C.||A Common Habitation|
|D.||All of the above|
|Answer» D. All of the above|
institutional structures are
|A.||definite entities through which institutions operate|
|B.||rules of procedure recognized by society|
|C.||groups of people living on a common territory|
|D.||symbols of institutions|
|Answer» B. rules of procedure recognized by society|
Fact is “an empirically verifiable observation” who said this?
|A.||good and hatt|
|D.||g. e, swanson|
|Answer» A. good and hatt|
which of the following had not weakened the caste system?
|B.||means of transport|
|D.||the policy of reservations|
|Answer» D. the policy of reservations|
which article of the constitution emphasis special provisions for Scheduled Castes and Tribes?
|Answer» D. all|
what is considered as essential to the origin of the family?
|C.||need for procreation|
|D.||all of the above|
|Answer» D. all of the above|