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CBSE Notes 2011-2012 » Democratic Rights - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)

Democratic Rights - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)


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Question :

We need Rights in a Democracy because
(i) Rights protect minorities from the oppression of majority
(ii) Rights ensure individual liberty.
(iii) Rights guarantee limitation on individual's right to equality.
(iv) Rights are placed higher than the government to check the government misuse of power. Select the correct options :


Answer :

only (iii)
only (iv)
All (i), (ii), (iii), and (iv)
(d) only (i), (ii) and (iv)


Question :

Which one of the following statements regarding to Right to Freedom is not correct ? [CBSE CCE 2010]


Answer :

People are free to settle in any part of India
People can migrate from villages to cities
There is no freedom to choose profession
People of deprived classes are free to leave their family profession.


Question :

Tick the odd one out which is not an exercise of a Fundamental Rights and why ?


Answer :

Christian missions set up a chain of missionary schools
Men and women government employees get the same salary
Parent's property is inherited by their children
Workers from Bihar go to Punjab to work on the farms


Question :

The right to freedom is a cluster of how many freedoms ?


Answer :

seven
six
five
eight


Question :

Reservations in jobs for candidates belonging to scheduled caste and scheduled tribe categories are not a
violation of right to equality because : [CBSE CCE 2010]


Answer :

it is necessary to give special treatment to these sections to ensure equal opportunity to them.
It is written in the Constitution.
The scheduled caste and scheduled tribe groups will protest if not provided reservation.
The National Human Rights Commission says so.


Question :

In comparison to India, what is the status of Rights in Saudi Arabia ? Observe the given statements and mark
your opinion.
(i)In both the countries citizens cannot form political parties
(ii) In Saudi Arabia every citizen is required to be muslim whereas in India people can have any religion
(iii) Women are subjected to many public restrictions in Saudi Arabia but women are subjected to equal rights in India
(iv) In both India and Saudi Arabia people have no role in electing or changing their rulers


Answer :

Citizens of Saudi Arabia have not been guaranteed Fundamental Rights like India as in statement (ii) and (iii) whereas (i) and (iv) are not authentic regarding India.
All statements arc authentic regarding India
All statements are unauthentic regarding India
Citizens of Saudi Arabia have been guaranteed Fundamental Rights like Indian but statements (i) and (iv) are not authentic statements regarding India.


Question :

Which of the following restrictions on the Right to Freedom is unjustified ? Give reasons for your answer.


Answer :

Indian citizens need permission to enter some border areas of the country for reasons of security.
Outsiders are not allowed to buy property in some areas to protect the interest of the local population.
The government bans the publication of a book that can go against the ruling party in the next elections.
One cannot sacrifice animals or human beings as offerings to supernatural forces or gods.


Question :

What procedures have to be followed regarding thedetention of any person by police ? Observe the correct
options.
(i) Detained person will have to be informed of the reasons for such earnest or detention.
(ii) No person can be deprived of his life or personal liberty.
(iii) Detained person shall be produced before the nearest magistrate within a period of 24 hours of arrest.
(iv) Detained person has the right to consult a lawyer or engage a lawyer for his defence.


Answer :

(i), (ii) and (iv)
(i), (iii) and (iii)
(ii), (iv) and (iii)


Question :

Which of the following freedom is not available to an ndian citizen ? [CBSE CCE 2010]


Answer :

Freedom to start a movement to change the government
Freedom to oppose the government
Freedom to participate in armed revolution
None of these


Question :

Identify the correct option regarding Rule of Law.


Answer :

Reasonable claims of persons recognised by the socicty and sanctioned by law.
The laws apply equally to all regardless of a person's status
Freedom of speech and expression.
According to law, citizen has a right not to be exploited