UPSC Sociology Quiz - 1

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UPSC Sociology Quiz - 1

Take this quiz to test your grasp over UPSC Sociology syllabus.


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  • 1. 
    Which of the followings is a topic under "Sociology - The Discipline" in UPSC Sociology syllabus?
    • A. 

      Modernity and social changes in USA

    • B. 

      Sociology and common sense

    • C. 

      Relevance of the subject

    • D. 

      Comparison with other basic sciences

  • 2. 
    How many sub topics are mentioned under the topic "Sociology as Science"?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      6

  • 3. 
    "Anomie" as a topic is mentioned under which Sociological thinker in UPSC Sociology syllabus?
    • A. 

      Karl Marx

    • B. 

      Emile Durkheim

    • C. 

      Max Weber

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 4. 
    "Caste" is one of the dimensions of stratification as mentioned in UPSC Sociology syllabus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    "Social organization of work in different types of [Blank]" is mentioned in "Works and Economic life" in UPSC Sociology syllabus.
  • 6. 
    Which of the followings are mentioned in "Politics and Society" in UPSC Sociology syllabus?
    • A. 

      Protest

    • B. 

      Agitation

    • C. 

      Riots

    • D. 

      Social movements

  • 7. 
    The topic "Secularization" appears in?
    • A. 

      Paper 1 only

    • B. 

      Paper 2 only

    • C. 

      Paper 1 and Paper 2

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    The topic "Types, forms and structures of family" appears in?
    • A. 

      Systems of Kinship (Paper 1)

    • B. 

      Systems of Kinship in India (Paper 2)

    • C. 

      Both Paper 1 and Paper 2

    • D. 

      None

  • 9. 
    The topic "development and dependency" is mentioned in?
    • A. 

      Social change in modern Society (Paper 1)

    • B. 

      Social change in modern Indian society (Paper 2)

    • C. 

      Visions of Social Change in India

    • D. 

      None of the above