As Sociology Family Revision

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Family Quizzes & Trivia

Welcome to AS Sociology Family Revision, where we’ll be taking a close look at the study of development, structure and functioning of human society, from the perspective of family life and living. What can you tell us about the topic? Let’s find out right now!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a Social Construct?
    • A. 

      A situation that has been constructed socially

    • B. 

      When an individual is shaped both mentally and physically by processors in society

    • C. 

      When society as a whole can be shaped to how it wants to be seen. It is the same over time, between societies and within societies

    • D. 

      When an individual creates how he or she thinks, whith no influence from the outside world

  • 2. 
    What is a Toxic Childood?
    • A. 

      Children live in a society that is intoxicated by fumes from cars, planes etc

    • B. 

      Childhood is being spread through the world

    • C. 

      Clildren are growing up quicker than before and loosing their innocence

    • D. 

      Children are selfharming more due to emotional instability eg divorce

  • 3. 
    Who Studied childhood in rural Bolivia, and found that once children were about 5 years old, they were expected to take work responsibilities in the home and in the community?
  • 4. 
    Which Theory believes the capatalist society rules all?
    • A. 

      Marxist

    • B. 

      Femenist

    • C. 

      New Right

    • D. 

      Functionalist

    • E. 

      Post Modern

  • 5. 
    Who found evidnce that divorce has been normalised?
    • A. 

      Postman

    • B. 

      Oakley

    • C. 

      Philips

    • D. 

      Mithchel and Woodey

    • E. 

      Aries

  • 6. 
    What is the functionalsit view that things are gradually getting better?
  • 7. 
    Which of the following is a reason for the increase in divorce rates?
    • A. 

      Increasing stigma to divorce

    • B. 

      Declining expectations of marriage

    • C. 

      Changes in the Position of women

    • D. 

      A law change stopping people getting divorce

    • E. 

      People are living longer

  • 8. 
    Which theory has a generally posotive view on single parent families?
    • A. 

      Functionalist

    • B. 

      Marxist

    • C. 

      Postmodern

    • D. 

      Newright

    • E. 

      Femenists

  • 9. 
    What is the defenition of a reconstituted family
  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT a direct Policy
    • A. 

      Divorce laws

    • B. 

      Child protection act

    • C. 

      Watershead

    • D. 

      Bigamy laws

    • E. 

      Adoption law