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5 Matching questions

  1. technology
  2. vary together
  3. folways; mores
  4. cultural transmission
  5. Variable
  1. a Imagine that you were going to measure the age of a number of respondents taking part in a survey. As you record the data you are using the concept (age) as:
  2. b Two variables are said to display coorelation if:
  3. c ________ are rules about everyday casual living; _________ are rules with great moral significance.
  4. d Gerhard Lenski claimed that which of the following has the greatest power to shape a society.
  5. e Passing cultural patterns from one generation to another.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Gaining the ability to modify genetic patterns before understanding the possible social consequences of this kind of work.
  2. Standards by which people who share culture define what is desireable, good and beautiful are called:
  3. A logical system that bases knowledge on direct systematic observation.
  4. The intangible world of ideas created by members of a society is referred to as:
  5. Low income countries have cultures that value which of the following?

5 True/False questions

  1. Social DysfunctionsSocial structures sometimes have negative consequences for the operation of society as a whole. What is the term for these negative consequences?

          

  2. symbol(defines by sociologists)Which disipline defines itself as the systematic study of human society?

          

  3. Manifest FunctionsSocial structures sometimes have negative consequences for the operation of society as a whole. What is the term for these negative consequences?

          

  4. Auguste ComteThe term sociology was coined in 1838 by?

          

  5. TheoryA statement of how and why specific facts are related is called a: