1021. A social position attained by a person largely through his or her own efforts is called :

A. Ascribed status
B. Achieved status *
C. Previous status
D. None of these

1022. The condition of being estranged or disassociated from the surrounding society is called :

A. Anomie
B. Apartheid
C. Alienation *
D. None of these

1023. Who introduced antipositivism (Humanistic sociology )?

A. Max Weber *
B. Ibn Khaldun 
C. Emile Durkheim
D. Lester F. Ward

1024. Who is regarded as the father of demography, the philosophy of history, sociology and the social sciences ?

A. Max Weber
B. Ibn Khaldun *
C. Emile Durkheim
D. Lester. F. Ward

1025. A kinship system that favors the relatives of the mother is called :

A. Matriarchy
B. Megalopolis
C. Matrilineal Descent *
D. None of these

1026. The process by which the principles of the fast-food restaurant have come to dominate certain sectors of society , both in the united states and throughout the world is called :

A. Mcdonaldization *
B. Matriarchy
C. Epidemiology
D. Megalopolis

1027. Which would facilitate reliable and valid study of human behavior and social life :

A. Concepts
B. Theories
C. New scientific tools
D. All of the above *

1028. To clarify the doubtful and correct the misconceived facts of social life we depend up on the study of :

A. Social Sciences *
B. Natural Sciences
C. Physical Sciences
D. Mathematics

1029. The former policy of the south Africa government designed to maintain the separation of blacks and other non-whites from the dominant whites is called :

A. Admonie
B. Apartheid *
C. Alienation
D. None of these

1030. Specialized language used by members of a group or subculture is called :

A. Anomie
B. Aged
C. Status
D. Argot *