AS Sociology Family Revision

10 Questions
Family Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • 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. 
    • 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. 
  • 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