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UP PGT Sociology Question Paper 2021

UP PGT Sociology Question Paper 2021: Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Selection Board (UPSESSB) had conducted the PGT exam on 17 August 2021. UPSESSB has been conducted the written exam UP PGT  in Sociology subjects. Here we are providing you a question paper PDF of the UP PGT exam for Sociology Subjects. up pgt sociology question paper, up pgt sociology exam date 2021, pgt sociology answer key 2021, Important questions related UP PGT

No.-1. The concept ‘Generalised other’ was given by–

(a) S. Freud

(b) Cooley

(c) H. Blumer

(d) G. H. Mead

No.-2. The concept of ‘I’ and ‘Me’ with reference to socialization was used by–

(a) Freud

(b) Cooley

(c) Johnson

(d) Mead

No.-3. Who said “Marriage is more than regular sex relationships”?

(a) Briffault

(b) Sumner

(c) Westermarck

(d) Manu

No.-4. Social stratification is society’s–

(a) Occupation division

(b) Linguistic division

(c) Division according to social status

(d) Regional division

No.-5. Which of the following is not a Purushartha?

(a) Dharm

(b) Arth

(c) Kam

(d) Mrityu

No.-6. Who among the following sociologists has given the concept of structuration?

(a) A. Giddens

(b) Levi Strauss

(c) T. Parsons

(d) Saussure

No.-7. Who stated that “It is seen that Mukherjee’s thinking represents an unusual combination of Eastern and Western thought”?

(a) Baljeet Singh

(b) S. Chandra

(c) Charles Bougle

(d) E. S. Bogardus

No.-8. Who was the first Chairman of ‘Backward Class Commission’ in India?

(a) B. P. Mandal

(b) Kaka Kalelkar

(c) R. N. Prasad

(d) Rajinder Sachar

No.-9. Who said, “Sociology and Anthropology are twin sisters”?

(a) Barnes

(b) A. L. Kroeber

(c) Hoebel

(d) Giddings

No.-10. In which of the following is the first mention of Varn-Vyavastha found?

(a) Rigved

(b) Yajurved

(c) Atharvaved

(d) Samved

No.-11. “All social change takes place through the medium of ideas.” Who said?

(a) Maclver and Page

(b) Gillin and Gillin

(c) Ogburn and Nimkoff

(d) Merrill and Eldridge

No.-12. In which of the following social processes does a man or group fully internalise other’s culture?

(a) Accommodation

(b) Cooperation

(c) Assimilation

(d) Socialization

No.-13. Who gave the concept of direct and indirect cooperation?

(a) Green

(b) Weber

(c) MacIver

(d) Johnson

No.-14. The concept of ‘Sanskritization’ was given by whom?

(a) G. S. Ghurye

(b) M. N. Srinivas

(c) Yogendra Singh

(d) A. R. Desai

No.-15. Which pair is wrong in the following?

(a) K. Davis – Human Society

(b) Gillin and Gillin – Cultural Sociology

(c) K.M. Marriage – Hindu Marriage

(d) MacIver and Page – Society

No.-16. The author of the book ‘Hindu Social Organisation’ is–

(a) R. K. Mukherjee

(b) P. H. Prabhu

(c) M. N. Srinivas

(d) K. M. Kapadia

No.-17. Who is the author of the book “Peasant Struggle in India”?

(a) D. N. Majumdar

(b) D. N. Dhanagre

(c) Dipankar Gupta

(d) A. R. Desai

No.-18. In which of the Uttar Pradesh Universities was teaching of sociology first started?

(a) Allahabad University

(b) Benaras Hindu University

(c) Aligarh Muslim University

(d) Lucknow University

No.-19. Which one of the following is an example of community?

(a) A trade union

(b) Varna

(c) A political party

(d) Tribal group

No.-20. Who said, “The aims of Hindu Marriage are said to be ‘Dharma’, ‘Praja’, (Progeny) and ‘Rati’ (Pleasure)”?

(a) A. S. Altekar

(b) P. H. Prabhu

(c) K. M. Kapadia

(d) M. N. Srinivas

No.-21. Who among the following has correlated the rise of capitalism with the teachings of ‘Protestant Religion’?

(a) Karl Marx

(b) Herbert Spencer

(c) Max Weber

(d) Emile Durkheim

No.-22. Auguste Comte’s ‘Law of three stages’ is a form of which theory of social change?

(a) Linear

(b) Cyclical

(c) Functional

(d) Conflict

No.-23. Who among the following developed the twin concepts of Parochialisation and universalization?

(a) S. C. Dube

(b) G. S. Ghurye

(c) McKim Marriott

(d) Andre Beteille

No.-24. Joking relationship takes place between–

(a) Father and son

(b) Mother and daughter

(c) Father and daughter

(d) Brother-in-law and Sister-in-law

No.-25. Which one of the following fields is not included in the subject matter of sociology Durkheim?

(a) Social Morphology

(b) Social Physiology

(c) Social Heritage

(d) General Sociology

No.-26. Which of the following determines the composition of population?

(a) Birth and death rate

(b) Direction and migration

(c) Sex ratio

(d) All the above

No.-27. Who has distinguished between simple society and industrial society on the basis of ‘mechanical and organic solidarity’?

(a) T. Parsons

(b) Malinowski

(c) H. Spencer

(d) Emile Durkheim

No.-28. Hindu marriage by purchase is called–

(a) Pishach marriage

(b) Daiva marriage

(c) Asur marriage

(d) Rakshas marriage

No.-29. On the basis of empirical study of Australian tribes who developed the exchange theory?

(a) Sir James Frazer

(b) B. Malinowski

(c) Peter M. Blau

(d) Marcel Mauss

No.-30. Who has given the concept of ‘Sacred and Profane’?

(a) Spencer

(b) Weber

(c) Sorokin

(d) Durkheim

No.-31. The book ‘The City’ was written by–

(a) Max Weber

(b) Karl Marx

(c) Durkheim

(d) Herbert Spencer

No.-32. Match an item in List-I with an item in List-II–

List-I (Concept)

(a) Theory of Class Struggle

(b) Law of Three Stages

(c) Looking-Glass Self Theory

(d) Theory of Circulation of Elites

 List-II (Sociologist)

No.-1. Cooley

No.-2. Karl Marx

No.-3. Comte

No.-4. Pareto

Codes :

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(a) 2 3 1 4

(b) 2 1 4 3

(c) 2 4 3 1

(d) 1 3 4 2

No.-33. Basic characteristic of a social group is–

(a) Physical proximity

(b) Stratification

(c) Community

(d) Institution

No.-34. Who classified Indian Agrarian class as “Malik, Kisan and Mazdoor”?

(a) Redfield

(b) Kroeber

(c) M. N. Srinivas

(d) Daniel Thorner

No.-35. Which of the following books was written by G. S. Ghurye?

(a) Caste in India

(b) Caste, Class and Occupation

(c) History of Caste in India

(d) Origin and Growth of Caste in India

No.-36. Who developed the concepts of ‘Atomistic family’ and ‘Domestic family’?

(a) Zimmerman

(b) Charles Cooley

(c) P. H. Prabhu

(d) Robert Bierstedt

No.-37. Who among the following is associated with the study of ‘Collective Representation’?

(a) Weber

(b) Durkheim

(c) Comte

(d) Spencer

No.-38. Who coined the term ‘Militant’ and ‘Industrial Society’?

(a) Durkheim

(b) Comte

(c) Herbert Spencer

(d) Karl Marx

No.-39. Who among the following has described the types of suicide?

(a) Durkheim

(b) Comte

(c) Marx

(d) Weber

No.-40. Levirate marriage is–

(a) Marriage with deceased husband’s brother

(b) Marriage between cross cousins

(c) Marriage with the daughter of the sister

(d) Marriage with the brother’s daughter

No.-41. Who among the following has given the concept of Westernization?

(a) Yogendra Singh

(b) T. K. Oommen

(c) M. N. Srinivas

(d) McKim Marriot

No.-42. Who has coined the term ‘little’ and ‘great tradition’?

(a) McKim Marriott

(b) G. S. Ghurye

(c) M. N. Srinivas

(d) Robert Redfield

No.-43. When an offender is released to live in family on the bond of good conduct instead of being sent to jail then this system is known as–

(a) Parole

(b) Probation

(c) After care service

(d) Criminal reform

No.-44. According to Murdock how many relatives come in tertiary kins?

(a) 150

(b) 152

(c) 151

(d) 155

No.-45. Max Weber’s approach to the study of social stratification is–

(a) Two dimensional

(b) One dimensional

(c) Three dimensional

(d) Four dimensional

No.-46. Who suggested the following two types of family?

No.-1. Family of orientation

No.-2. Family of procreation?

(a) F. E. Merrill

(b) Ogburn and Nimkoff

(c) W. L. Warner

(d) Gillin and Gillin

No.-47. Who said “Modern society is a runaway society”?

(a) Stuart Hall

(b) Turgen Habermas

(c) George Ritzer

(d) Anthony Giddens

No.-48. From the following choose the book written by Radhakamal Mukherjee?

(a) The Evolution of Values

(b) The Social Structure of Values

(c) New Knowledge of Human Values

(d) The Sociology of Values

No.-49. Who is the founder of ‘formal school’ of sociology?

(a) Max Weber

(b) G. Simmel

(c) Karl Marx

(d) Coser

No.-50. Which of the following is known as dwij?

(a) Brahman, Kshatriya, Vaishya

(b) Kshatriya, Vaishya, Shudra

(c) Brahman, Vaishya, Shudra

(d) Shudra, Kshatriya, Brahman

No.-51. Whose name is associated with ‘White Collar Crime’?

(a) Sutherland

(b) Lombroso

(c) Becaria

(d) Goddard

No.-52. “Caste is a Closed Class”. Who is associated with this statement?

(a) G. S. Ghurye

(b) Ketkar

(c) Parsons

(d) Majumdar

No.-53. Who has given the functional theory of social stratification?

(a) Cooley

(b) K. Davis

(c) Karl Marx

(d) Max Weber

No.-54. Who among the following sociologists described three elements of community sentiment?

No.-1. We feeling

No.-2. Role feeling and

No.-3. Dependency feeling

(a) Ogburn and Nimkoff

(b) Robert Bierstedt

(c) K. Davis

(d) MacIver and Page

No.-55. Who classified sociological theories into these five categories?

No.-1. Positivistic organism

No.-2. Conflict theory

No.-3. Formal theory

No.-4. Social behaviourism

No.-5. Sociological functionalism

(a) R. K. Merton

(b) P. S. Cohen

(c) Don Martindale

(d) H. R. Wagner

No.-56. ‘The Dowry Prohibition Act’ was passed in which year?

(a) 1956

(b) 1961

(c) 1954

(d) 1957

No.-57. Match List-I with List-II and select your answer using the codes given below–


(a) First Principles

(b) The Holy Family

(c) Division of Labour Society in

(d) The Theory of Social and Economic Organisation


No.-1. Max Weber

No.-2. Karl Marx

No.-3. Spencer

No.-4. Durkheim

Codes :

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(a) 3 1 2 4

(b) 3 2 4 1

(c) 3 4 2 1

(d) 1 2 3 4

No.-58. Who classified culture as sensate, ideational and idealistic?

(a) Spencer

(b) Pareto

(c) Sorokin

(d) Marx

No.-59. Who produced the concepts of ‘Eufunction’ and ‘Disfunction’?

(a) T. Parsons

(b) B. Malinowski

(c) C. W. Mills

(d) Marian J. Levy

No.-60. Who has authored the book entitled ‘Invitation to Sociology’?

(a) C. W. Mills

(b) Kingsley Davis

(c) H. Spencer

(d) Peter L. Berger

No.-61. Who is the author of ‘Modernization of Indian Tradition’?

(a) Yogendra Singh

(b) M. N. Srinivas

(c) A. R. Desai

(d) G. S. Ghurye

No.-62. Who said, “There is practically no science (except perhaps mathematics and formal Logic) which is independent and uncontaminated by data taken from other sciences”?

(a) Auguste Comte

(b) P. A. Sorokin

(c) E. S. Bogardus

(d) E. Durkheim

No.-63. “Sociology is about Social Relationships” Whose statement is this?

(a) MacIver and Page

(b) Gillin and Gillin

(c) F. H. Giddings

(d) E. Durkheim

No.-64. Who is the author of the book ‘Population Bomb’?

(a) Paul Ehrlich

(b) Karl Marx

(c) Malthus

(d) D. Dumont

No.-65. Which of the following forms of Hindu marriages, is not said to be Prashasta form of marriage?

(a) Brahma

(b) Daiva

(c) Gandharva

(d) Arsha

No.-66. “Association denotes membership, institution denotes a mode or means of service.” Who stated this?

(a) MacIver and Page

(b) Ogburn and Nimkoff

(c) Robert Bierstedt

(d) Gillin and Gillin

No.-67. In which book did Charles Cooley present the theory of social control?

(a) Human Nature and the Social Order

(b) Folkways

(c) Social Control

(d) Sociology

No.-68. Which of the following statements is correct with reference to social stratification?

(a) It is a universal feature

(b) It is limited to a specific society

(c) It is a local feature

(d) It is limited to India only

No.-69. Match an item in List-I with an item in List-II–

List-I (Village studied)

(a) Sripuram

(b) Rampura

(c) Shamirpet

(d) Kishangarhi

List-II (Thinker)

No.-1. S. C. Dubey

No.-2. McKim Marriott

No.-3. M. N. Srinivas

No.-4. A. Beteille

Codes :

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(a) 4 3 2 1

(b) 1 4 2 3

(c) 4 3 1 2

(d) 4 1 3 2

No.-70. Who stated that ‘Socius’ is a Latin word and ‘Logos’ is a Greek word and the name of our science (Sociology) is thus an illegitimate offspring of two languages”?

(a) MacIver and Page

(b) P. A. Sorokin

(c) Robert Bierstedt

(d) K. Davis

No.-71. Which one of the following is an example of institution?

(a) Caste

(b) Family

(c) Marriage

(d) All of the above

No.-72. The concept of social capillarity in studying population was used by–

(a) Malthus

(b) A. Dumont

(c) Durkheim

(d) Karl Marx

No.-73. “Community is the smallest territorial group that can embrace all aspects of social life.” The above definition of community is given by–

(a) Davis

(b) Green

(c) Lumley

(d) Sutherland

No.-74. Who has given the concept of ‘non-material culture’?

(a) Sorokin

(b) Max Weber

(c) Pareto

(d) Ogburn

No.-75. Which one of the following is not a feature of association?

(a) Collectivity of people

(b) Having certain objectives

(c) Voluntary membership

(d) Pursuing community sentiments

No.-76. In which of the following is membership voluntary?

(a) Society

(b) Association

(c) Community

(d) Institution

No.-77. ‘Non-cooperation’ movement was started by which one of the following?

(a) Mahatma Gandhi

(b) Jawahar Lal Nehru

(c) Subhash Chandra Bose

(d) Acharya Vinoba Bhave

No.-78. “Sociology is a social, a categorial, a pure, an abstract, a generalizing, both a rational and an empirical and a general science”. Who said?

(a) Robert Bierstedt

(b) MacIver and Page

(c) K. Devis

(d) E. S. Bogardus

No.-79. “When a class is somewhat strictly hereditary, we may call it caste”. Who gave this definition?

(a) Ketkar

(b) Green

(c) Lundberg

(d) Cooley

No.-80. Who authored the book ‘The Elementary Forms of Religious Life’?

(a) Durkheim

(b) Spencer

(c) Tylor

(d) Max Muller

No.-81. According to G. P. Murdock how many relatives come under the category of secondary kinship?

(a) 31

(b) 32

(c) 33

(d) 34

No.-82. Who is the founding father of Sociology?

(a) Durkheim

(b) Marx

(c) Comte

(d) Weber

No.-83. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the code given below–


(a) Gemeinschaft and Gesellschaft

(b) Cultural lag

(c) Suicide

(d) Theory of Circulation of Elites


No.-1. F. Tonnies

No.-2. Durkheim

No.-3. Vilfredo Pareto

No.-4. Ogburn

Codes :

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(a) 3 4 2 1

(b) 1 2 3 4

(c) 1 4 2 3

(d) 1 3 4 2

No.-84. Who said, “Socialization is learning that enables the learner to perform social roles”?

(a) Robert Bierstedt

(b) Ruth Bendict

(c) H. M. Johnson

(d) Ralph Linton

No.-85. Who founded ‘Brahmo Samaj’?

(a) Dayanand Saraswati

(b) Raja Ram Mohan Roy

(c) Debendranath Tagore

(d) Keshub Chandra Sen

No.-86. Which one of the following is the correct sequence in Comte’s law of three stage of human progress?

(a) Positivistic – Theological - Metaphysical

(b) Theological – Positivistic - Metaphysical

(c) Metaphysical – Theological - Positivistic

(d) Theological – Metaphysical - Positivistic

No.-87. Which among the following is not a primary kin?

(a) Mother

(b) Father

(c) Uncle

(d) Brother

No.-88. Which of the following is not included among the three types of karmas as given in Geeta?

(a) Satvik Karma

(b) Rajsik Karma

(c) Mansik Karma

(d) Tamsik Karma

No.-89. Which of the following is a formal agency of social control?

(a) Folkways

(b) Traditions

(c) State

(d) Social Fear

No.-90. Who among the following is known for ‘Classification of sciences’?

(a) Durkheim

(b) Weber

(c) Spencer

(d) Auguste Comte

No.-91. Who stated that “War is social disorganization in its most violent form”?

(a) Emile Durkheim

(b) Elliott and Merrill

(c) Robert E. L. Faris

(d) Martin Neumeyer

No.-92. Who gave the concept of ‘Power Elite’?

(a) Max Weber

(b) Karl Marx

(c) C. W. Mills

(d) R. K. Merton

No.-93. ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ Yojana was launched in India in–

(a) January 2015

(b) April 2015

(c) June 2015

(d) September 2015

No.-94. The concept of ‘positivism’ was coined by which one of the following?

(a) Karl Marx

(b) C. H. Cooley

(c) Auguste Comte

(d) Emile Durkheim

No.-95. Who was propounder of ‘Class Struggle theory’?

(a) Max Weber

(b) Karl Marx

(c) Emile Durkheim

(d) None of the above

No.-96. Who is known to have written ‘An Essay on the Principle of Population’?

(a) Dumont

(b) Malthus

(c) Fetter

(d) Sadler

No.-97. ‘Population increases in a geometrical ratio. Subsistence increases in arithmetical ratio’. Who stated like this?

(a) Malthus

(b) Freud

(c) K. Davis

(d) MacIver

No.-98. Who produced the concept of ‘Symbolic Interactionalism’?

(a) L. A. Coser

(b) John Dewey

(c) G. H. Mead

(d) Herbert Blumer

No.-99. Who described four characteristics of urbanism?

No.-1. Transiency

No.-2. Superficiality

No.-3. Anonymity

No.-4. Individualism

(a) Louis Wirth

(b) C. Marshall

(c) Aileen Ross

(d) Max Weber

No.-100. Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 forbids–

(a) Sapravar marriage

(b) Sagotra marriage

(c) Sapinda marriage

(d) All of the above

No.-101. Who among the following first used the term ‘Social control’?

(a) MacIver

(b) E. A. Ross

(c) Lumley

(d) Sumner

No.-102. In which of the Indian Universities was teaching of sociology was first started?

(a) Bombay

(b) Mysore

(c) Osmania

(d) Lucknow

No.-103. Who has propounded the ‘Theory of Evolution’ of society?

(a) Karl Marx

(b) Weber

(c) Durkheim

(d) Spencer

No.-104. Who classified social groups in four categories?

No.-1. Statistical groups

No.-2. Societal groups

No.-3. Social groups

No.-4. Associational groups

(a) K. Davis

(b) R. Bierstedt

(c) H. M. Johnson

(d) MacIver and Page

No.-105. “Sociology is regarded neither as a mistress not as a handmaid of social sciences, but as their sister.” Whose statement is this?

(a) A. L. Kroeber

(b) George Simpson

(c) Barnes and Becker

(d) F. A. Hoebel

No.-106. What is the basis of differentiation between an adult criminal and a delinquent?

(a) Big crime

(b) Misconduct

(c) Age

(d) Arrest warrant

No.-107. Who is the beginner of ‘Functionalistic perspective’ in sociology?

(a) R. K. Merton

(b) Emile Durkheim

(c) Radcliffe Brown

(d) Max Weber

No.-108. By which constitutional amendment were women given one third reservation in Panchayati Raj Institution?

(a) 70th Amendment

(b) 71st Amendment

(c) 72th Amendment

(d) 73rd Amendment

No.-109. Who has authored the book entitled ‘Kinship Organisation in India’?

(a) Iravati Karve

(b) K. M. Kapadia

(c) Kolenda

(d) S. C. Dubey

No.-110. Who among the following has classified human groups into ‘Primary’ and ‘Secondary’ groups?

(a) C. H. Cooley

(b) G. H. Mead

(c) Ralf Dehrendorf

(d) Karl Marx

No.-111. Who has developed the concept of ‘Ideal Type’ in the methodology of sociology?

(a) Auguste Comte

(b) Durkheim

(c) Weber

(d) Spencer

No.-112. Who among the following is not associated with formal school of sociology?

(a) G. Simmel

(b) L.T. Hobhouse

(c) F. Tonnies

(d) Von Wiese

No.-113. Which of the following is not an associative process?

(a) Cooperation

(b) Contravention

(c) Assimilation

(d) Accommodation

No.-114. Who introduced the term ‘Ethnocentrism’?

(a) A. Toynbee

(b) H. M. Johnson

(c) Cooley

(d) Sumner

No.-115. “Indian society ceased to be closed without being open”– Who said?

(a) R. K. Mukherjee

(b) D. P. Mukherjee

(c) G. S. Ghurye

(d) M. N. Srinivas

No.-116. When a Hindu male performs marriage with a woman of higher varna, then it is called–

(a) Pratiloma

(b) Anuloma

(c) Levirate

(d) Sororate

No.-117. Who carried out ‘Bhoodan and Gramdan movements’?

(a) Acharya Vinoba Bhave

(b) Jai Prakash Narayan

(c) Mahatma Gandhi

(d) Acharya Narendra Deo

No.-118. Who among the following Indian sociologists is known to have written on sociology of values?

(a) G. S. Ghurye

(b) Radhakamal Mukherjee

(c) D. P. Mukherjee

(d) A. K. Saran

No.-119. Published in 1877 the book ‘Principles of Sociology’ was the first full-scale systematic study of sociological analysis. Who wrote this book?

(a) August Comte

(b) E. Durkheim

(c) Max Weber

(d) Herbert Spencer

No.-120. Who is the author of the book “History of Human Marriage”?

(a) K. S. Singh

(b) I. Karve

(c) Westermarck

(d) A. M. Shah

No.-121. Who wrote the book ‘The Harijan Elite’?

(a) Sachchidananda Sinha

(b) Andre Beteille

(c) C. Parvathamma

(d) T. N. Madan

No.-122. Who said “Far from being necessarily dysfunctional, a certain degree of conflict is an essential element in group formation and persistence of group life”?

(a) P. S. Cohen

(b) Lewis A. Coser

(c) Ralph Dahrendorf

(d) Jonathan Turner

No.-123. Which of the following is the cause of poverty?

(a) Illiteracy

(b) Population growth

(c) Unemployment

(d) All of the above

No.-124. According to Yogendra Singh westernization involves which of the following sets of values?

(a) Humanitarianism and Liberalism

(b) Humanitarianism and Materialism

(c) Humanitarianism and Rationalism

(d) Rationalism and Materialism

No.-125. Who among the following gave the concept of anticipatory socialization?

(a) H. M. Johnson

(b) Parsons

(c) R. K. Merton

(d) Cooley






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