Struggle for Equality QnA

Match Columns
Column IColumn II
(i) Privatisation of hospitals(a) Inequality on the basis of caste and gender
(ii) Dalit girl(b) Displacement of people
(iii) Dam building(c) Unaffordable for poor people

Answer: (i) - c, (ii) - a, (iii) - b


Fill in the blanks:

  1. TMS stands for _____.
  2. ____ is a provision in the Indian Constitution.
  3. The work of building the Tawa dam was started in the year ____.
  4. Displacement leads to uprooting of villages and ____.
  5. The catch from the fishworkers was bought at a fair price by a _____.

Answer:(a) Tawa Matsya Sangh, (b) Equality, (c) 1958, (d) Bastis, (e) Cooperative


Multiple Choice Questions

Question 1: The TMS was formed in the state of

  1. Gujarat
  2. Madhya Pradesh
  3. Orissa
  4. Karnataka

Answer: (b) Madhya Pradesh

Question 2: The TMS demanded the right to continue their livelihood by organising ____

  1. Rallies
  2. Chakka Jams (Road blockade)
  3. Both a and b
  4. None of the above

Answer: (c) Both a and b


Question 3: The Tawa joins ____ in Hoshangabad

  1. Ganga
  2. Narmada
  3. Indus
  4. Brahmaputra

Answer: (b) Narmada

Question 4: Branding is an example of inequality based on _____

  1. Financial status
  2. Gender
  3. Caste
  4. Religion

Answer: (a) Financial status



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