Online Test of Chapter 2 What is Democracy? Why Democracy? Test 2 Civics (Social Science S.St)| Class 9th

1. Why democracy is better than other forms of government?
(i) It helps in taking right decisions at right time.
(ii) It allows us to correct its own mistakes.
(iii) It guarantees that mistakes cannot be made in democracy.
(iv) None of the Above

2. In which period did China face one of the worst famines that have occurred in the world?
(i) 1948-51
(ii) 1958-61
(iii) 1968-71
(iv) 1978-81

3. The most common form that democracy takes in our time is that of
(i) Unlimited democracy
(ii) Representative democracy
(iii) Direct democracy
(iv) None of the above

4. Which organ of the government is required to protect the rights of the citizens?
(i) Executive
(ii) Independent judiciary
(iii) Legislature
(iv) Army

5. Which of these is an example of perfect democracy?
(i) USA
(ii) France
(iii) India
(iv) None of the above

6. Which body in Indian political system is an example of direct democracy?
(i) Municipal Corporation
(ii) Panchayat Samiti
(iii) Gram Sabha
(iv) Legislative Assembly

7. A democratic government is better than a non-democratic government because
(i) It may and can respond to the people’s needs
(ii) It fulfil all the wish of people.
(iii) It is a more accountable form of government.
(iv) None of the above

8. Choose the drawbacks of democracy are
(i) Instability and delays
(ii) Politicians fighting among themselves
(iii) Corruption
(iv) All the above

9. Choose the principle that can be applied to any sphere of life.
(i) Debate
(ii) ‘One person, one vote’
(iii) Democracy
(iv) None of the Above

10. Zimbabwe attain independence from whom?
(i) From White majority rule
(ii) From White minority rule
(iii) From Americans
(iv) From British rule

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