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MCQ Question for Class 10 Social Science Civics Chapter 4 Gender Religion and Caste with Answer
What is the percentage of Hindus in India, as per the 2001 Census?
Answer: (b) 80.5
Family laws deal with
(a) marriage and divorce
(d) all of the above
Answer: (d) all of the above
In India, the representation of women in legislature has been
(d) very low
Answer: (d) very low
The system where father is the head of the family is called
Answer: (c) patriarchy
Jotiba Phule was a/an
(a) social reformer
(b) political leader
Answer: (a) social reformer
Which among the following statements about India’s Constitution is wrong? It
(a) prohibits discrimination on grounds of religion.
(b) gives official status to one religion.
(c) provides to all individuals freedom to profess any religion.
(d) ensures equality of citizens within religious communities.
Answer: (b) gives official status to one religion.
When we speak of gender divisions, we usually refer to:
(a) Biological difference between men and women
(b) Unequal roles assigned by the society to men and women
(c) Unequal child sex ratio
(d) Absence of voting rights for women in democracies.
Answer: (b) Unequal roles assigned by the society to men and women
The distinguishing feature of communalism is:
(a) Followers of a particular religion must belong to one community.
(b) Communalism leads to the belief that people belonging to different religions can live as equal citizens within one nation.
(c) A communal mind does not lead to quest for political dominance of one’s own religious community.
(d) A secular constitution is sufficient combat communalism.
Answer: (a) Followers of a particular religion must belong to one community.
Which leaders worked for the elimination of caste system in India?
(a) Jotiba Phule, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, Mahatma Gandhi and Periyar Ram as warn Naicker
(b) Raja Ram Mohun Roy, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar and Mahatma Gandhi
(c) Jotiba Phule, Periyar Ramaswami Naicker and Mahatma Gandhi
(d) Swami Vivekanand, Jotiba Phule and Raja Ram Mohan Roy
Answer: (a) Jotiba Phule, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, Mahatma Gandhi and Periyar Ram as warn Naicker
“A woman or a man who believes in equal rights and opportunities for men and women.” Select the correct option for the definition.
(c) Caste hierarchy
(d) Social change
Answer: (a) Feminist
What step taken to provide representation to women in Panchayats and Municipalities?
(a) Reservation for election to half of the seats for women
(b) Appointment of 1/3 women members
(c) Reservation for election to 1/3 of the seats for women
(d) None of the above
Answer: (c) Reservation for election to 1/3 of the seats for women
In which of these categories of work do you think less time is spent by men?
(a) Household and related work
(b) Sleep, self-care, reading etc.
(c) Income-generating work
(d) Talking and gossiping
Answer: (a) Household and related work
Indian society is of which type?
(a) A matriarchal society
(b) A patriarchal society
(c) A fraternal society
(d) None of these
Answer: (b) A patriarchal society
What is the result of political expression of gender division?
(a) Has helped to improve women’s role in public life
(b) Has provided a superior status to women
(c) The position remains the same, as it was
(d) None of the above
Answer: (a) Has helped to improve women’s role in public life
What is mean by the term ‘Feminist’?
(a) Having the qualities considered typical of women.
(b) A person who believes in equal rights and opportunities for women and men.
(c) The belief that men and women are equal.
(d) Men who look like women.
Answer: (b) A person who believes in equal rights and opportunities for women and men.
Which of these matters deal with the ‘Family Laws’?
(a) Marriage and divorce
(d) All of these
Answer: (d) All of these
Which of these is true about the most ugly form of communalism?
(a) Communal violence
(d) All the above
Answer: (d) All the above
What is leading to the breakdown of caste hierarchy?
(a) Large-scale urbanisation
(b) Growth of literacy and education
(c) Occupational mobility
(d) All of the above
Answer: (d) All of the above
The percentage of elected women members in the Lok Sabha has never reached what per cent of its total strength?
Answer: (c) 10%.
In some places in India, by how much the child sex ratio has fallen to as low as?
Answer: (d) 800