CBSE NET Human-Rights June-2012 Solved Paper II

  1. The United Nations Commisson on Human Rights (UNCHR) was established on

    1. 10th December 1946

    2. 10th December 1947

    3. 10th December 1948

    4. 10th December 1949

    Answer: a

  2. In 1948 the OAS charter for the protection and promotion of Human Rights was adopted in

    1. Bogota

    2. Vienna

    3. Strasbourg

    4. San Jose

    Answer: a

  3. The Right to be registered as a voter is a

    1. Constitutional Right

    2. Fundamental Right

    3. Legal Right

    4. Human Right

    Answer: a

  4. The Anti-Slavery Society was founded in 1837 by

    1. P. Archer

    2. J. Peter

    3. P. Benenson

    4. D. Wilson

    Answer: a

  5. UN Charter had been adopted at San Francisco on

    1. June 23, 1945

    2. June 25, 1945

    3. June 27, 1945

    4. June 29, 1945

    Answer: b

  6. The World Summit for Social Development (WSSD) was held in March 1995 in

    1. Copenhagen

    2. Helsinki

    3. Hague

    4. Vienna

    Answer: a

  7. The objectives resolution was moved by Jawaharlal Nehru in the Constituent Assembly on

    1. December 13, 1946

    2. December 18, 1946

    3. November 16, 1946

    4. November 28, 1946

    Answer: a

  8. Who is the present Chairperson of National Commission for Women?

    1. Girija Vyas

    2. Mohini Giri

    3. Mamta Sharma

    4. Pornima Advani

    Answer: c

  9. According to the Constitution of India, which one of the following rights cannot be taken away during emergency?

    1. Right to speak

    2. Right to freedom of movement

    3. Right to life

    4. Right to organise

    Answer: c

  10. The Indian Civil Liberties Union was founded in

    1. 1916

    2. 1926

    3. 1936

    4. 1946

    Answer: c

  11. Which of the following is not correct?

    1. Human rights are universal.

    2. Human rights are subjective.

    3. Human rights are Constitutional.

    4. Human rights are incontrovertible.

    Answer: c

  12. Which of the following are considered third generation rights?

    1. Individual Rights

    2. Collective Rights

    3. Political Rights

    4. Economic Rights

    Answer: b

  13. Name the author of the book “A Theory of Justice”

    1. John Rauls

    2. Karl Marx

    3. James Mill

    4. Harlod J. Laski

    Answer: a

  14. Human Rights Watch (HRW) was initially known as

    1. Helsinki Watch

    2. Human Rights Initiative

    3. Human Rights Cell

    4. Human Rights Time

    Answer: a

  15. The Government of India has established National Handicapped Finance Development Corporation (NHFDC) under

    1. The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

    2. The Ministry of Human Resource Development

    3. The Ministry of Women & Child Development

    4. The Ministry of Rural Development

    Answer: a

  16. Which of the following is not a correct statement?

    1. Vienna Conference affirmed Indivisibility of Human Rights.

    2. Each State and its people have a separate set of Human Rights to observe.

    3. It is through democracy that rights of individuals and groups are reconciled.

    4. NGOs participated in the formal proceedings of Human Rights Conference for the first time in Vienna World Conference.

    Answer: b

  17. Who among the following argued that rapid economic growth would lead towards more democratization?

    1. Samuel Huntington

    2. Jagdish Bhagwati

    3. Amartya Sen

    4. Vanhanen

    Answer: a

  18. Which of the following is not true?

    1. All Human Rights are for all.

    2. Human Rights are interdependent but hierarchical.

    3. The Vienna Congress recommended for UNHCR.

    4. States should see that domestic laws conform to standards of Human Rights.

    Answer: b

  19. The General Assembly of the United Nations can pass the resolution on human rights issues

    1. Compel States to change their internal laws to include more human rights.

    2. Recommend and request new human rights standards for inclusion in State's internal laws.

    3. Leave the matter to States as to how they deal with human rights issues.

    4. Look into enforcement and implementation of human rights with the States.

    Answer: b

  20. The Persian weekly named Miratul Akbar in 1822 was started by

    1. Ram Mohan Roy

    2. Surendranath Banerjee

    3. Gauri Charan Banerjee

    4. Hara Chandra Ghosh

    Answer: a

  21. Arrange in sequence the adoption of following Acts in India

    1. The protection of women from Domestic Violence Act.

    2. The Dowry Prohibition Act.

    3. The Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act

    4. Protection of Civil Rights Act

    Codes:

    1. 2, 4, 3, 1

    2. 4, 2, 1, 3

    3. 1, 2, 3, 4

    4. 3, 4, 2, 1

    Answer: a

  22. Arrange in sequence the time of the adoption of the following:

    1. International Slavery Convention

    2. The French Declaration of Rights of Man and Citizens

    3. The Geneva Red Cross Conventions

    4. The English Bill of Rights

    Codes:

    1. 2, 1, 4, 3

    2. 3, 2, 1, 4

    3. 4, 2, 1, 3

    4. 1, 3, 2, 4

    Answer: c

  23. Arrange the following Conferences in the order in which they were held:

    1. The World Summit for Social Development Copenhagen

    2. United Nations Conference on Human Settlement Istanbul

    3. World Conference on Human Rights Vienna

    4. World Conference against Racism Durban

    Codes:

    1. 1, 3, 4, 2

    2. 3, 1, 2, 4

    3. 2, 3, 1, 4

    4. 4, 2, 3, 1

    Answer: b

  24. Arrange the following events as per their order of adoption/declaration:

    1. French Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizens

    2. The English Magna Carta

    3. The English Bill of Rights

    4. League of Nations Slavery Convention

    Codes:

    1. 1, 2, 3, 4

    2. 3, 2, 1, 4

    3. 2, 1, 4, 3

    4. 3, 4, 2, 1

    Answer: b

  25. Arrange the sequence of following Fundamental Rights in Part III of the Constitution following the 44th Amendment:

    1. Right to Freedom

    2. Right against Exploitation

    3. Right to Equality

    4. Right to Freedom of Religion

    Codes:

    1. 3, 1, 2, 4

    2. 2, 3, 4, 1

    3. 1, 2, 3, 4

    4. 3, 1, 4, 2

    Answer: a

  26. Arrange in sequence the time of the adoption of the following instruments:

    1. Convention on the rights of the child

    2. Convention on the political rights of women

    3. Convention relating to the status of refugees

    4. Convention against torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment

    Codes:

    1. 1, 3, 2, 4

    2. 2, 1, 4, 3

    3. 3, 2, 4, 1

    4. 1, 4, 3, 2

    Answer: c

  27. Arrange the Acts with the respective year of passed:

    1. The persons with Disabilities Act

    2. The Mental Health Act

    3. The Rehabilitation Council of India Act

    4. The National Trust Act

    Codes:

    1. 4, 3, 1, 2

    2. 1, 2, 4, 3

    3. 2, 3, 1, 4

    4. 1, 3, 4, 2

    Answer: c

  28. Arrange the following Thinkers in order of their era:

    1. Rosa Luxemberg

    2. JS Mill

    3. Amartya Sen

    4. BR Ambedkar

    Codes:

    1. 1, 2, 3, 4

    2. 2, 1, 4, 3

    3. 2, 3, 1, 4

    4. 1, 3, 4, 2

    Answer: b

  29. Arrange the sequence of the following Articles in the Indian Constitution:

    1. Equality before the law

    2. Abolition of untouchability

    3. Equal protection of the laws

    4. Abolition of Titles

    Codes:

    1. 1, 3, 2, 4

    2. 2, 4, 3, 1

    3. 4, 3, 1, 2

    4. 1, 2, 4, 3

    Answer: a

  30. Arrange the following Commissions in order of their creation:

    1. National Commission for Minorities

    2. National Commission for Human Rights

    3. National Commission for Scheduled Caste

    4. National Commission for Protection of Child Rights

    Codes:

    1. 1, 2, 3, 4

    2. 2, 3, 1, 4

    3. 4, 2, 3, 1

    4. 4, 3, 2, 1

    Answer: a

  31. Match List-I with List-II

    List-I (Event) List-II (Year of occurrence)
    1. Vernacular Press Act 1.

    2. The Indian Council Act

    3. Government of India Act

    4. The Civil Disobedience Movement

    1. 1992

    2. 1931

    3. 1878

    4. 1935

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4

    Answer: d

  32. Match the two lists List-I and List-II

    List-I (Fundamental Rights) List-II (Article No.)
    1. Right of Constitutional Remedy

    2. Protection of interest of Minorities

    3. Abolition of Untouchability

    4. Equality of Opportunities in the matters of public employment

    1. 29

    2. 17

    3. 16

    4. 19

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4

    Answer: b

  33. Match the following lists

    List-I List-II
    1. Bill of Rights

    2. Directive Principles

    3. Emergency Powers

    4. Residual powers

    1. U. S. A.

    2. Ireland

    3. Germany

    4. Canada

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1

    Answer: b

  34. Match the following lists

    List-I List-II
    1. The Hindu Marriages Act

    2. The Hindu Succession Act

    3. The Dissolution of Muslim Marriages Act

    4. The Shariah Act

    1. 1956

    2. 1955

    3. 1937

    4. 1939

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1

    Answer: c

  35. Match the following lists

    List-I List-II
    1. Media Freedom

    2. Right of Religious Minorities

    3. Untouchability

    4. Equality

    1. Article 17

    2. Article 19

    3. Artcle 14

    4. Article 30

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1

    Answer: b

  36. Match the following lists

    List-I List-II
    1. Thomas Hobbes

    2. Sophocles

    3. Plato

    4. Aristotle

    1. 384 − 322 BC

    2. 427–348

    3. 495–406 BC

    4. 1588–1679

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3

    Answer: a

  37. Match the following lists

    List-I List-II
    1. Right to life

    2. Right to Education of Minorities

    3. Basic features of Constitution

    4. Preventive detention

    1. AK Gopalan's case

    2. PA Inamdar's case

    3. Maneka Gandhi's Case

    4. Keshavananda Bharati case

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4

    Answer: a

  38. Match the following lists

    List-I List-II
    1. UN Peace Keeping Mission in Congo

    2. UN Peace Keeping Mission in Sinai

    3. UN Peace Keeping Mission in Golan Heights

    4. UN Peace Keeping Mission in Rwanda

    1. 1960– 1964

    2. 1993– 1996

    3. 1973– 1979

    4. 1974

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2

    Answer: d

  39. Match List-I with List-II

    List-I (Indian Constitution) List-II (International Convention on (ESCR) Economic, Social & Cultural Rights)
    1. Art. 39 (f) 1. Art. 71

    2. Art. 41

    3. Art. 394

    4. Art. 42

    1. Fair wages & Equal remuneration

    2. Art. 72 and 10 (2) decent living

    3. Art. 6 (1) Right to wear

    4. Art. 10 (3) Special protection of children

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3

    Answer: b

  40. Match List-I with List-II

    List-I (Economic, Social & Cultural Rights UDHR) List-II (Indian Constitution)
    1. Right to proper social order (Art. 28)

    2. Rights to Equal Pay for Equal Work (Art. 23 (2) )

    3. Right to Education (Art. 26 (1) )

    4. Right to rest to leisure (Art. 24)

    1. Art. 394

    2. Arts. 41 & 45

    3. Art. 43

    4. Art. 38

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3

    Answer: b

    • Assertion (A): By and large, all religions deny women equal property rights.
    • Reason (R): Women are religious and are not interested in property. They only want to serve their family and make each member of family prosperous and healthy.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are correct, but R is not the correct explanation of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): The State shall endeavour to protect and improve the environment and to safeguard the forests and wild life of the country.
    • Reason (R): Life is wild in forests and environment is polluted by wild animals.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are correct, but R is not the correct explanation of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): Under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, the accused is not entitled to get anticipatory bail.
    • Reason (R): The Accused under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, is not a bailor or bailee.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are true, but R is not the correct explanation of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: b

    • Assertion (A): Freedom of speech and expression includes freedom of media.
    • Reason (R): Media entertains and informs.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are correct and R is not the correct explanation of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: b

    • Assertion (A): Corruption is cause of poverty and underdevelopment.
    • Reason (R): Poor are corrupt and underdeveloped.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are correct, but R is not the correct explanation of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): All persons are equal before law.
    • Reason (R): All persons are equal.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are correct, but R is not the correct explanation of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): Tourism is flourishing, more and more people are relocating from one country to other one.
    • Reason (R): Everyone has the right to leave any country, including his own and to return to his country, everyone has the right to seek and enjoy in other countries asylum from prosecution.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are correct, but R is not the correct explanaton of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: b

    • Assertion (A): International Humanitarian Law was developed through many treaties concerning laws of war.
    • Reason (R): During war, international law is not humanitarian and treaties concerning laws are consigned to flames of war.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are correct, but R is not the correct explanation of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): Religious and linguistic minorities need constitutional protection to protect their culture and educational institutions of their choice.
    • Reason (R): Religious and educational minorities have no culture and they are uneducated.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are correct, but R is not the correct explanation of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): A disabled person is a legally privileged person.
    • Reason (R): Disability is defined as a condition grounded in the physiological, biological and intellectual impairment of an individual.
    1. Both A and R are correct and R is the correct explanation of (A).

    2. Both A and R are correct, but R is not the correct explanation of (A).

    3. A is true, but R is false.

    4. A is false, but R is true.

    Answer: d