Socy 122b (april 2019)

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Socy 122b (april 2019)

Student-made Sociology 122B quiz. Queen's University, 2019. Best of luck with your exams! Please let me know if you notice any mistakes in this quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is NOT one of the factors affecting research?
    • A. 

      Theory

    • B. 

      Epistemology

    • C. 

      Politics

    • D. 

      Observations

  • 2. 
    Qualitative research is where words are of greater value than numbers.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which research design encompasses different contexts at different times?
    • A. 

      Longitudinal Comparison Study

    • B. 

      Longitudinal Study

    • C. 

      Comparison Study

    • D. 

      Case Study

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is often written in first person point of view?
    • A. 

      Longitudinal Comparison Study

    • B. 

      Longitudinal Study

    • C. 

      Comparison Study

    • D. 

      Case Study

  • 5. 
    Which of the following involves the same social phenomenon with different locations?
    • A. 

      Longitudinal Comparison Study

    • B. 

      Longitudinal Study

    • C. 

      Comparison Study

    • D. 

      Case Study

  • 6. 
    Social class and status group are synonyms (both words mean the same thing).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    "Two-spirited" falls under the category of trimorphism. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Pierre Bourdieu came up with "field" and "habitus".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Who thought that women are less intellectually developed than men?
    • A. 

      Durkheim

    • B. 

      Comte

    • C. 

      Parsons

    • D. 

      Engels

  • 10. 
    Engels believed that gender inequalities are a product of social life.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The male gaze significantly shapes conceptions of sex, gender and marriage.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is socially constructed?
    • A. 

      Dimorphism

    • B. 

      Trimorphism

    • C. 

      Race

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 13. 
    Stratification and gender inequalities are not systemic.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Totem religions involve symbols or signs that represent something greater than individuals.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which sociological thinker believed that religion created stronger connections between people who practice the same religion?
    • A. 

      Marx

    • B. 

      Durkheim

    • C. 

      Weber

    • D. 

      All of them

  • 16. 
    According to Marx, religion instills a false consciousness in people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    According to who, religion stops the lower class from challenging the upper class in order to be granted rewards in the afterlife?
    • A. 

      Marx

    • B. 

      Durkheim

    • C. 

      Weber

    • D. 

      All of them

  • 18. 
    Context is not always important when examining a situation in sociology.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Jake goes to university, but he cheats to get through. This is an example of:
    • A. 

      Conformity

    • B. 

      Innovation

    • C. 

      Ritualism

    • D. 

      Retreatism

    • E. 

      Rebellion

  • 20. 
    Getting kicked out of a club by a bouncer for erratic behaviour is an example of secondary deviance.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Hate crimes are motivated by bias against race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or some other characteristic held in contempt by the perpetrators.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    In sociology, race is categorized as a biological construct.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Ethnicity can be based on one's culture, religion, nationality, or tribe.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Who said "this is not a time to commit sociology"?
    • A. 

      Justin Trudeau

    • B. 

      Pierre Trudeau

    • C. 

      Stephen Harper

    • D. 

      George W. Bush

  • 25. 
    Digital sociology has shifted to multidirectional from uni-directional.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    Digital sociology is first concerned with technology, and then with social problems (race, inequality, gender, etc.).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    Which of the following is NOT a type of globalization?
    • A. 

      Political

    • B. 

      Economic

    • C. 

      Cultural

    • D. 

      Historical

  • 28. 
    Western governments have been foreign terrorists in the past.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    In the lecture on globalization, language was used as the example to help us understand cultural globalization.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    Only in New Zealand is there a kiwi burger available at McDonald's. This is an example of:
    • A. 

      Glocalization

    • B. 

      Globalization

    • C. 

      McDonaldization

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 31. 
    George Ritzer coined the term "McDonaldization".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
    One can examine cultural structures, political structures, or economic structures in isolation of one another.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    Sousvellance is when one participates in one's own surveillance.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    A spokesman of the NRS claimed that the NRS uses Bluekai to kill people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 35. 
    What is function creep?
    • A. 

      The use of intersectionality to examine surveillance and Big Data

    • B. 

      A technique used by advertising companies to ensure consumers receive ads that are tailored to their interests

    • C. 

      The broadcasting of one's location, movements, purchases and/or searches

    • D. 

      What happens when technology systems expand beyond their original purposes

  • 36. 
    Big Data allows for unrelated datasets to show causal relationships.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 37. 
    The divorce rates in Maine being correlated with eating margarine is a result of Big Data.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 38. 
    Which of the following did Dr. Singh say is the missing 'V'?
    • A. 

      Volume

    • B. 

      Vulnerability

    • C. 

      Velocity

    • D. 

      Variety

  • 39. 
    Biomedicine is the dominant form of medical practices in Western societies.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 40. 
    Medical professions legitimize categories of biological race.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 41. 
    IBM Watson's Health Cloud does which of the following?
    • A. 

      Collects data from medical facilites

    • B. 

      Identifies patterns

    • C. 

      Makes decisions

    • D. 

      All of them

  • 42. 
    Which of the following was an app that claimed to detect when someone posted about suicide?
    • A. 

      Samaritans Radar

    • B. 

      IBM Watson's Health Cloud

    • C. 

      Weibo

    • D. 

      Trends (by Google)

  • 43. 
    African Americas, Latinos and gay populations are at the highest risk of contracting HIV. Based on this information, HIV is:
    • A. 

      Racialized

    • B. 

      Sexualized

    • C. 

      Racialized and sexualized

    • D. 

      Neither racialized or sexualized

  • 44. 
    Google Flu Trends did NOT:
    • A. 

      Use specific search words

    • B. 

      Use IP addresses

    • C. 

      Predict the swine flu

    • D. 

      Fail to do what it claimed to

  • 45. 
    Which of the following is NOT one of Lyon's three "C's"?
    • A. 

      Capacities

    • B. 

      Consequences

    • C. 

      Concerns

    • D. 

      Critique

  • 46. 
    Of the following countries, which is NOT one of the Five Eyes?
    • A. 

      Canada

    • B. 

      The United States of America

    • C. 

      New Zealand

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 47. 
    A counter movement can occur without a social movement.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 48. 
    The Zapatistas are an example of a social movement that went from offline to online.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False