Competitive Exams: Sociology MCQs (Practice-Test 10 of 95)

  1. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists

    List-I List-II
    1. Process production

    2. Sector Theory

    3. Phratry

    4. Bonded labour

    1. Agrarian Society

    2. Tribal Society

    3. Urban Society

    4. Industrial Society

    5. Post-Industrial Society

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 5
      • 1
      • 4
      • 5
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 5
      • 2
      • 1
      • 5
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
  2. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists

    List-I List-II
    1. Totemism

    2. Familism

    3. Mobility

    4. Intellectual technology

    1. Industrial Society

    2. Tribal Society

    3. Agrarian society

    4. Post-Industrial Society

    5. Medieval society

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 5
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 5
  3. The typological cluster of the following societies is most appropriate for India's plural society

    1. Primitive, Pre-Industrial, Industrial

    2. Tribal, Agrarian, Industrial

    3. Pre-Modern, Modern, Post Modern

    4. Medieval, Industrial, Post Industrial

  4. Bhoodan Movement was started after a violent peasant movement known as:

    1. Naxalbari movement

    2. Tebhaga movement

    3. Telangana movement

    4. Bijoliyan movement

  5. Consider the following characteristics:

    1. Absence of private property

    2. Unity of handicrafts and agriculture

    3. Weak state apparatus

    4. Efficient bureaucracy

    Which of the above constitute the Asiatic mode of production?

    1. 1 and 2

    2. 1 and 3

    3. 1, 2 and 3

    4. 2, 3 and 4

  6. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists

    List-I List-II
    1. Slums

    2. Trade union

    3. Manufacture of goods

    4. Sale of products

    1. Zone of working men

    2. Market

    3. Labour leader

    4. Factory

    5. Technocract

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 5
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 5
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
  7. The theories of underdevelopment and development were enunciated by scholars through the experiences relating to the area of:

    1. Sub-Sahara region of Africa

    2. South Asia

    3. South West Asia

    4. Latin America

  8. A dual economy means:

    1. existence of black money and white money.

    2. existence of agriculture and industry.

    3. existence of commercial agriculture with subsidiary farming.

    4. modern industry and commercial agriculture co-existing with subsistence farming and traditional handicrafts.

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 4

    2. 1 and 2

    3. 2, 3 and 4

    4. 1, 2 and 4

  9. The haphazard outgrowth of cities, often mixing land-use in unplanned ways, is most precisely known as:

    1. urban sprawl

    2. strip cities

    3. megalopolis

    4. urban-periphery

  10. Which one of the following refers to the process of a city expanding and accommodating the neighbouring villages and communities?

    1. Urbanization

    2. Over-urbanization

    3. sub-urbanization

    4. Semi-urbanization

  11. The development of the ecological approach to urban analysis is attributed to

    1. Frankfurt School

    2. Vienna School

    3. Chicago School

    4. Manchester School

  12. According to the 1981 census, the percentage of India's population, that lived in urban areas was:

    1. 20.4

    2. 23.7

    3. 24.8

    4. 26.4

  13. According to the 1991 census, the number of India's urban agglomerations was

    1. 3768

    2. 2590

    3. 4444

    4. 5867

  14. The concept of cultural of poverty was first used by

    1. Charles Stokes

    2. Oscar Lewis

    3. Louis Wirth

    4. Charles Booth

  15. The Indian Housing Policy was formulated in the year:

    1. 1985

    2. 1987

    3. 1991

    4. 1999