Test: Equality In Indian Democracy - 1


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QUESTION: 1

____ is a key feature of democracy and influences all aspects of its functioning.

Solution:

Equality is a key feature of democracy and influences all aspects of its functioning. Equality is even enshrined under Article 14 of the Indian Constitution. Which states that the state shall not discriminate anyone on the basis of caste, sex etc. and everyone is equal in the eyes of all. It states the principle of equality amongst the equals. Like should be treated alike and unlike should not be treated alike.

QUESTION: 2

Dalit is a term that the so-called

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Dalit" refers to socially, economically and historically marginalized communities predominantly in India. It also means "broken/scattered" in Sanskrit and Hindi. The term dalits was in use as a translation for the British Raj census classification of Depressed Classes prior to 1935.

QUESTION: 3

Why do you think Omprakash Valmiki was being treated unequally by his teacher

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QUESTION: 4

Why Mr and Mrs Ansari were refused to give land on rent by the landlady

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QUESTION: 5

When persons are treated unequally, their ___ is violated

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QUESTION: 6

Who hurts Omprakash Valmiki's dignity badly

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QUESTION: 7

When property dealer suggested that Mr and Mrs Ansari should change their name, it was their ______ that made them refuse this suggestion.

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Changing name in this case would mean hiding their identity. and hiding one's identity is always seen as a loss of dignity. Dignity means self-respect, and changing of surname in this case would mean change of religion, thus their self-respect would be hurt.

QUESTION: 8

In the ____ film, ____ , a boy who works as a shoeshine refuses to pick up a coin thrown at him. He feels that there is dignity in the work that he does and insists that his fee be given respectfully

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QUESTION: 9

The _____ is the cornerstone of our democracy and we are represented in it through our elected representatives

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Parliament enables citizens of India to participate in decision making and control the government, thus making it the most important symbol of Indian democracy and a key feature of the Constitution.

QUESTION: 10

Following provisions has been mentioned in our constitution except

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Untouchability has been abolished and each person has to be treated equally according to constitution.

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