• 1. 
    ‘Feminist movements’ are aimed at: [CBSE 2011]

  • Liberty
  • Equality
  • Participation
  • Power
  • 2. 
    Which one of the following is not a cause of communalism? [CBSE 2011]

  • Religion is taken as the basis of the nation
  • When one religion is discriminated against other
  • State has no official religion
  • Demands of one religious group are formed in opposition to another
  • 3. 
    Which of the following divisions is unique to India? [CBSE 2011]

  • Gender division
  • Caste division
  • Economic division
  • Religious division
  • 4. 
    Select the laws enacted by the Parliament for the welfare of women.

  • Special Marriage Act of 1955
  • Dowry Prohibition Act of 1961
  • Equal Remuneration Act of 1976
  • All the above
  • 5. 
    Women in India are discriminated in;

  • Political life
  • Social life
  • Economic life
  • All of the above
  • 6. 
    “Sexual Division of labour signifies, that

  • (i), (iii) and (iv)
  • (i), (ii) and (z'v)
  • (i) and (iii)
  • (iv) and (i)
  • 7. 
    In local self-government institutions, atleast one third of all positions are reserved for: [CBSE 2011]

  • men
  • women
  • children
  • scheduled tribes
  • 8. 
    “A woman or a man who believes in equal rights and opportunities for men and women.” Select the correct option for the definition.

  • Feminist
  • Patriarchy
  • Caste hierarchy
  • Social change
  • 9. 
    ‘Equal Wages Act’ signifies;

  • Law that deals with family related matters.
  • Law provides that equal wages should be paid for equal job for both men and women.
  • An Act which signifies that all work inside the home is done by the women of the family.
  • A radical law against the discriminatory attitude and sexual division of labour.
  • 10. 
    Which leaders worked for the elimination of caste system in India?

  • Jotiba Phule, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, Mahatma Gandhi and Periyar Ram as warn i Naicker
  • Raja Ram Mohun Roy, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar and Mahatma Gandhi
  • Jotiba Phule, Periyar Ramaswami Naicker and Mahatma Gandhi
  • Swami Vivekanand, Jotiba Phule and Raja Ram Mohan Roy
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