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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 :

Which of the following is not a Fundamental Right ? [CBSE CCE 2010]


Answer :

Right to freedom
Right to vote
Right to equality
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


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 :

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 of the following statements gives the real definition of Rights ?


Answer :

Rights are the duties which every citizen has to perform
Rights are the privileges enjoyed by every citizen
Rights are the privileges enjoyed by every citizen
Right are the powers given to every citizen to check the misuse of power by the government


Question :

Consider the facts regarding citizens rights in Saudi Arabia and mark the incorrect points from the given
options.


Answer :

People have no role in electing or changing their rulers.
Citizens can form political parties or any political organisations.
There is no freedom of religion
Women are subjected to many public restrictions.


Question :

Which one of the following does not mean the Right to Religion ? [CBSE CCE 2010]


Answer :

A person is free to change religion on his/her will.
A person can sacrifice animals or human beings as offerings to supernatural forces or Gods
A person has the right to propagate his religion.
Every religious sect is free to manage its religious affairs.


Question :

Which of the following practices is against the secular philosophy of the country ? [CBSE CCE 2010]


Answer :

To propagate one's religion
To change one's religion
To offer religious instruction in government schools
To practice a religion of choice


Question :

Which statements are very much relevant to the Human Rights Commission ? Identify and mark them.
(i) It is an Independent Commission set up by law in 1993.
(ii) It is appointed by the President and includes retired Judges.
(iii) NHRC includes all the rights granted to the citizens by the Constitution of the country.
(iv) NHRC is accountable to the court for its activity.


Answer :

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


Question :

Which of the following is not an instance of an exercise of a Fundamental Right ?


Answer :

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