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Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 1

State whether True or False:

In India, Lok Sabha elections are carried out every eight years.

Detailed Solution for Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 1
Lok Sabha members are elected directly by the people and the general elections held every five years.
Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 2

State whether True or False:

India has a democratic election system.

Detailed Solution for Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 2
India is the largest democracy in the world and its constitution grants to its people a wide number of rights. In India, elections are held under the direct control of the Election Commission of India which is an autonomous Constitutional body and the right to vote is based on the principle of Universal Adult Franchise. The success of elections is based upon the active participation of people in maximum numbers, however, voting cannot be compelled and this right is exercised by the citizens as per their discretion. Hence, saying that India has the largest number of voters in the world does not quantify the stronghold of Indian elections to be democratic.
Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 3

The process by which a candidate tries to persuade the voter to vote for him is called as_______.

Detailed Solution for Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 3

Campaigning- Is the process by which a candidate tries to persuade the voter to vote for him. ​

Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 4

The leader, Mr. Devi Lal from Haryana is the chief of Haryana Sangharsh Samiti, led a movement named ______.


Detailed Solution for Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 4

The Leader of the Haryana Sangharsh Samiti is Chaudhary Devi Lal who led a movement called 'Nyaya Yudh" (Struggle for Justice) and formed a new party called Lok Dal to contest the election in Haryana's State Assembly.

Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 5

The members of the Election Commission are appointed by the ______.

Detailed Solution for Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 5

The President of India appoints the Chief Election Commissioner. Conventionally, senior-most Election Commissioner is appointed as CEC. He has a tenure of six years, or up to the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier.

Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 6

Match the following:

Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 7

Assertion (A) : The Congress party led by Indira Gandhi gave the slogan of Garibi Hatao (remove poverty) in the Lok Sabha elections of 1971.

Reason (r) : The party promised to reorient all the policies of the government to remove poverty from the country.

Detailed Solution for Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 7
The slogan 'Garibi Hatao' (Remove Poverty) was given by Indira Gandhi in 1971 as her election campaign. The slogan was officially used by the Congress party in 1980 for the five year plan.
Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 8

Study the given picture carefully:

This picture is related to which of the following.

Detailed Solution for Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 8
Elections held in all constituencies at the same time, either on the same day or within a few days is called a General Election. Sometimes elections are held only for one constituency to fill the vacancy caused by death or resignation of a member. This is called a By-Election.
Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 9

______ is a document published by every political party before elections containing the policies and programmes of that party.


Detailed Solution for Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 9
A manifesto is a published declaration of the intentions, motives, or views of an individual, group, political party or government. It usually contains a previously published opinion or public consensus or promotes a new idea with prescriptive notions for carrying out changes the issuer believes should be made.
Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 10

The leader, Mr. Devi Lal from Haryana is the chief of Haryana Sangharsh Samiti, led a movement named ______.


Detailed Solution for Test: Electoral Politics (Term II)- 1 - Question 10

The Leader of the Haryana Sangharsh Samiti is Chaudhary Devi Lal who led a movement called 'Nyaya Yudh" (Struggle for Justice) and formed a new party called Lok Dal to contest the election is Haryana's State Assembly.

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