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Social Science Questions

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Social Science Questions game quiz
"This quiz is on basics of social sciences. Good luck!"

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1. What is the science that deals with behaviour and thinking of living organisms?
    Paleontology
    Sociology
    Psychology
    Anthropology


2. What is the process of shaping an individual relative to his or her environment called?
    Socialization
    Haptics
    Cognition
    Proxemics


3. What is the person called when he or she expresses the traits of both males and females.
    I-Self
    Inferior
    Me-Self
    Androgynous


4. What are the formal, traditional customs, behaviours, and attitudes of a culture called?
    Laws
    Norms
    Mores
    Folkways


5. The taboo on incest in all the cultures of the world would be an example of what?
    Human Universals
    Diversity
    Laws
    Mores


6. What theory states that the children tend to behave as their parents despite environmental influences?
    Cultural Complex
    Cookie-cutter Syndrome
    Cultural Lag
    Cultural Component


7. What would a family be an example of?
    Primary Group
    Secondary Group
    Dyad
    Culture


8. Which experiment was conducted to prove that people tend to obey higher authority and suspend their judgment?
    The Skinner experiment
    The Asch Experiment
    The Milgram experiment
    The Zimbardo experiment


9. Consensus theories is a group of theories based on the assumption that conflict is an important and permanent feature of society.
    True
    False


10. Your role as a daughter or son is an achieved or an ascribed role?
    Answer: (Achieved or Ascribed)


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