Sociology Questions and Answers

Sociology Questions and Answers

1-In ancient period cities were

(A) Religious centers

(B) Political centers

(C) Commercial centers

(D) All of the above


2-Which of the following factors cause change according to Historical Materialism?

(A) geographical

(B) economic

(C) social

(D) cultural


3-A large city that socially and economically dominates an urban area is a:

(A) satellite city

(B) suburb

(C) metropolis

(D) megalopolis


4-The term used to describe the relationship between human beings and their physical environment is

(A) human environment

(B) human biology

(C) human ecology

(D) None of the above


5-Comparatively, which of the following refers to a closed system of stratification?

(A) occupation

(B) class

(C) race

(D) achievement based


6-Which of the following factors do not affect the size of population?

(A) religion

(B) migration

(C) death rate

(D) birth rate


7-Which of the following is not a data-collection method?

(A) participant observation

(B) postal survey questionnaires

(C) unstructured interviewing

(D) personal subjective evaluation



8-Which of the following is NOT an example of a pre-modern society:

(A) pastoral society

(B) industrial society

(C) ancient society

(D) hunting and gathering society


9-Post-structuralism is also associated with:

(A) neo-colonialism

(B) post colonialism

(C) neo-classicism

(D) post- modernism


10-An interview method where answers to each question are to be chosen from pre-given options is

(A) standardized interview

(B) individual interview

(C) standardized interview

(D) group interviews



1-(D), 2-(B), 3-(C), 4-(C), 5-(C), 6-(A), 7-(D), 8-(B), 9-(D), 10-(A)