Types Of Social Groups Quiz! Trivia

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Types Of Social Groups Quiz! Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    An informal group is usually:
    • A. 

      Large, permanent and organized

    • B. 

      Small, casual and spontaneously formed

    • C. 

      Homogeneous, co-ooperative and distinct

    • D. 

      Functional, practical and pretigious

  • 2. 
    "Man must be co-operative with others in order to survive". In what form is this co-operation best reflected internationally? In the formation of:
    • A. 

      Governments

    • B. 

      Groups and institutions

    • C. 

      The United Nations

    • D. 

      Socialist bloc countries

  • 3. 
    Members of a touring cricket team may be classified as all of the following EXCEPT:
    • A. 

      A peer group

    • B. 

      A primary group

    • C. 

      A formal group

    • D. 

      An organized group

  • 4. 
    A leader is a person who:
    • A. 

      Is being led for the achievement of some important goal

    • B. 

      Makes all the decisions in an active organization

    • C. 

      Occupies a central role or position of dominance and influence in a group

    • D. 

      Has subservient role to perform in a group

  • 5. 
    A formal group has the following characteristics.
    • A. 

      Anthems, symbols, and badges

    • B. 

      Youths, scouts and leaders

    • C. 

      Rules, goals and leaders

    • D. 

      People, money and officers

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is a voluntary organization?
    • A. 

      Rastafarian

    • B. 

      Police Service

    • C. 

      Fire Services

    • D. 

      Scouts

  • 7. 
    Five persons are playing the marble games. What type of groups are they?
    • A. 

      An informal group

    • B. 

      A voluntary group

    • C. 

      A peer group

    • D. 

      A formal

  • 8. 
    The type of leadership that is naturally inherited is known as:
    • A. 

      Charismatic

    • B. 

      Traditional

    • C. 

      Legal

    • D. 

      Inheritance

  • 9. 
    The term 'generation gap' describes:
    • A. 

      A disruption in electricity supply

    • B. 

      The gap in understanding between the parents and children

    • C. 

      Gaps in our knowledge about genetic disease

    • D. 

      The difference between energy supplied from renewable and non-renewable sources

  • 10. 
    The following are examples of economic institutions:
    • A. 

      Peer groups

    • B. 

      Political parties and activities

    • C. 

      Banks and port authorities

    • D. 

      Church organizations

  • 11. 
    Common-law unions are:
    • A. 

      Visiting unions

    • B. 

      Civil marriages not solemnised in church

    • C. 

      Ordinary legal marriages, solemnised in either a religious or civil ceremony

    • D. 

      Unmarried couples living together as though they are married

  • 12. 
    A nuclear family consists of:
    • A. 

      A single parent and children

    • B. 

      Children whose parents are living away from home

    • C. 

      Parents, grandparent, aunts, uncles and cousins

    • D. 

      Mother, father and their children or step children

  • 13. 
    The family is both:
    • A. 

      A formal social group and an institution

    • B. 

      A primary and a secondary social group

    • C. 

      A primary social group and an institution

    • D. 

      A secondary social group and a formal social group

  • 14. 
    An institution may be defined as:
    • A. 

      The headquarters of an organization

    • B. 

      A sports organization that is formally structured

    • C. 

      A place where sick people are taken care of

    • D. 

      A well established social organization for meeting various human needs

  • 15. 
    Which one of the following is not a primary group?
    • A. 

      A family

    • B. 

      A political party

    • C. 

      A peer group

    • D. 

      A class in school