Sociology - Family

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1. This type of family is common in the Afro Caribbean community, most likely to consist of a single mother.

  • Boomerang Family.
  • Broken Family.
  • Lone Parent Family.
  • Empty Nest Family.
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2. If matrilocal is when a married couple live near the Wife's family, then what is patrilocal?

  • Living near husband's side of the family.
  • Living near father's family.
  • Living near mother's family.
  • Leaving near Wife's side of the family.

3. Family is the main agent of _______.

  • Divorce.
  • Primary Socialisation.
  • Formal Social Control.
  • Secondary Socialisation.

4. This traditional type of family consists of the parents and children.

  • Nuclear Family.
  • Extended Family.
  • Boomerang Family.
  • Blended/Reconstituted Family.

5. What is Dual Burden?

  • Women having paid and unpaid work.
  • Cleaning the toilet.
  • Teaching norms and values.
  • Childcare and housework.





Great help thanks!


Quite good although the definitions for the triple shift and dual/double burden I was taught are different.


confused but k


Thank you for this! Exam tomorrow - am dreading it.

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