MCQ Questions for Class 11 Sociology Chapter 1 Sociology and Society with Answers

Question 1.
Sociology focuses on
(a) interactions between individuals
(b) animal behaviour
(c) environment
(d) peace and conflict


Answer: (a) interactions between individuals

Question 2.
Society is looked upon as
(a) caste and class
(b) social stratification
(c) simple society
(d) system of parts


Answer: (d) system of parts

Question 3.
Social control brings _____ to society.
(a) social order
(b) deviance
(c) disobedience
(d) violence


Answer: (a) social order

Question 4.
Slums in urban areas denote
(a) division of labour
(b) overpopulation and migration
(c) education and development
(d) illiteracy


Answer: (b) overpopulation and migration

Question 5.
A system of economic enterprise based on the economic exchange is known as
(a) capitalism
(b) industrialization
(c) modernization
(d) westernization


Answer: (a) capitalism

Question 6.
One of the features of modern societies is
(a) specialisation of work
(b) face to face interaction of members
(c) urbanisation and factory production
(d) agricultural production


Answer: (c) urbanisation and factory production

Question 7.
History is the study of
(a) contemporary society
(b) abstract and generalized reality
(c) our past
(d) gender relations


Answer: (c) our past

Question 8.
Who wrote the book “Sociological Imagination”?
(a) C.W. Mills
(b) August Comte
(c) Max Weber
(d) Karl Marx


Answer: (a) C.W. Mills

Question 9.
Industrial Revolution was characterised by ________
(a) migration to cities
(b) the emergence of clock time
(c) bad sanitation and general squalor
(d) All the above


Answer: (d) All the above

Question 10.
Sociology is the study of
(a) human social behavior
(b) plants and animals
(c) man and environment
(d) earth


Answer: (a) human social behavior

Question 11.
Macro-sociology is the study of:
(a) small groups
(b) large groups
(c) minorities
(d) tribal groups


Answer: (b) large groups

Question 12.
Questions on common sense knowledge lead to the
(a) sociological knowledge
(b) social differentiation
(c) common sense knowledge
(d) sociological imagination


Answer: (a) sociological knowledge

Question 13.
Social problems can be understood in the realm of
(a) Chemistry
(b) Physics
(c) Sociology
(d) Psychology


Answer: (c) Sociology


Leave a Reply

Avatar placeholder

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *