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MCQ Questions for Class 11 Sociology Chapter 3 Understanding Social Institutions

MCQ Questions for Class 11 Sociology Chapter 3 Understanding Social Institutions

 

Question 1.
The economic system in which highly complex division of labour is present is the feature of
(a) modern societies
(b) simple societies
(c) globalization
(d) rural economy

Answer

Answer: (a) modern societies


Question 2.
‘The undisputed political rule of a state over a given territorial region’ is known as
(a) sovereignty
(b) democracy
(c) monarchy
(d) bureaucracy

Answer

Answer: (a) sovereignty


Question 3.
Functionalism believes that social institutions arise in response to the
(a) conflict among people
(b) discrimination
(c) needs of society
(d) inequality in society

Answer

Answer: (c) needs of society


Question 4.
The family in which person is married is known as
(a) family of procreation
(b) family of orientation
(c) nuclear family
(d) joint family

Answer

Answer: (a) family of procreation


Question 5.
In simple or pre-modern societies most of the people were engaged in
(a) industrial production
(b) agricultural production
(c) business
(d) minor work

Answer

Answer: (b) agricultural production


Question 6.
Identify the structure of the family where men exercise authority and dominance
(a) Patriarchy
(b) Matriarchy
(c) Polygamy
(d) Patrilineal

Answer

Answer: (a) Patriarchy