1. Which one of the following is not an element of rural community?

(A) We-feeling
(B) Cultural diversity
(C) Territory
(D) Self-sufficiency

2. Choose the correct sequence of following in order of increasing complexity:

(A) Hunting, Gathering, Agrarian, Pastoral, Industrial and Post-industrial societies
(B) Gathering, Pastoral, Hunting, Industrial and Post-industrial societies
(C) Hunting, Pastoral, Agrarian, Industrial and Post-industrial societies
(D) Agricultural, Gathering, Hunting, Horticultural, Industrial and Post-industrial societies

3. ‘Community Policing System’ aims at prevention and control of Crime through

(A) Public
(B) Police
(C) Police and Public
(D) Army

4. Which type of intoxicant is taken by the use of Cigarette, Bidi, Tobacco, Cigar etc.?

(A) Narcotics
(B) Nicotine
(C) Sedatives
(D) Hallucinogens

5. Which of the following is not one of the four basic stages of what Mead calls “the act”

(A) Impulse
(B) Perception
(C) Manipulation
(D) Significant symbols

6. When a Hindu male marries a woman from his lower caste, it is called

(A) Hypogamy
(B) Hypergamy
(C) Levirate
(D) Sororate

7. Which type of research aims to describe a social situation, social event, social system, social structure etc.?

(A) Basic research
(B) Descriptive research
(C) Empirical research
(D) Explanatory research

8. The factors of Rural Social Change include:

(i) Electronic media
(ii) Farm technology
(iii) Rural ideology
(iv) Khap Panchayats

Find the correct combination according to code:

(A) (i) and (ii)
(B) (ii) and (iii)
(C) (i), (ii) and (iv)
(D) (i), (ii) and (iii)

9. Match the items in the List – I with the items in the List – II and choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

List – I
List – II

a. Physical violence
i. Genital Mutilation
b. Emotional violence
ii. Denial of economic resources
c. Economic violence
iii. Deprivation of Conjugal rights
d. Cultural violence
iv. Bride burning


        a b c d
(A) iv iii ii i
(B) i iii iv ii
(C) ii iv iii i
(D) iii i ii iv

10. ‘Brain Drain’ is a concept associated with which one of the following?

(A) Large scale immigration of technically qualified persons from less developed to developed countries.
(B) Large scale flight of labour from poor countries.
(C) Displacement of people due to war and violence
(D) Immigration of foreign experts during colonial rule

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