• 1.  Choose the correct nationality of the artist Frederic Sorrieu who visualised in his painting a society made up of Democratic and Social Republic.

  • German
  • Swiss
  • French
  • American
  • 2.  'Nationalism', which emerged as a force in the late 19th century, means

  • strong devotion for one's own country and its history and culture.
  • strong devotion for one's own country without appreciation for other nations.
  • strong love for one's own country and hatred for others.
  • equally strong devotion for all the countries of the world.
  • 3.  Match the term with the statements given below:

  • (i) and (ii)
  • (ii) and (iii)
  • (ii) only
  • (iii) only
  • 4.  Pick out the correct definition to define the term 'Plebiscite'.

  • Plebiscite is a direct vote by which only the female members of a region are asked to accept or reject a proposal.
  • Plebiscite is a direct vote by the female members of a matriarchal system to accept or reject a proposal.
  • Plebiscite is a direct vote by only a chosen few from the total population of a parti-cular region to accept or reject a proposal.
  • Plebiscite is a direct vote by which all the citizens of a region are asked to accept or reject a proposal.
  • 5.  Ernst Renan believed that the existence of nations is a necessity because

  • it ensures protection to all inhabitants.
  • it ensures liberty to all inhabitant citizens.
  • it ensures Parliamentary form of govern-ment to its inhabitants.
  • it ensures jobs and good health to all its inhabitants.
  • 6.  Which of the following countries did not attend the Congress of Vienna?

  • Britain
  • Russia
  • Prussia
  • Switzerland
  • 7.  The first great revolution which gave the clear idea of nationalism with its core words: 'Liberty, Equality and Fraternity' was:

  • The Russian Revolution
  • The French Revolution
  • The American Revolution
  • India's First War of Independence
  • 8.  Which of the following statements about the 'French Revolution' are correct?

  • (ii) and (iii)
  • (ii) and (iv)
  • (i) and (iii)
  • (iii) and (iv)
  • 9.  The French revolutionaries declared that the mission and destiny of the French nation was

  • to conquer the people of Europe.
  • to liberate the people of Europe from despotism.
  • to strengthen absolute monarchies in all the countries of Europe.
  • to propagate the ideals of liberty, equality, and fraternity in every part of the world.
  • 10.  The Civil Code of 1804 in France is usually known as:

  • The French Revolutionary Code
  • Napoleonic Code
  • European Imperial Code
  • The French Civil Code
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