Understanding Our Criminal Justice System MCQs


CBSE Class 8 Civics Chapter 6 MCQs from Social and Political Life Book | Civics Chapter 6 “Understanding our Criminal Justice System” Multiple Choice Questions With Answers

Understanding our Criminal Justice System MCQs – Here is a compilation of Free MCQs of Class 8 Civics Social and Political Life Book Chapter 6 Understanding Our Criminal Justice System. Students can practice free MCQs as have been added by CBSE in the new exam pattern. At the end of Multiple Choice Questions, the answer key has also been provided for your reference. Take Free Online MCQs Test for Class 8.

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Q1- Indian Constitution allows every individual accused of _____ to be given fair trial.


A) crime

B) working

C) innocence

D) good behaviour


Q2- _____ records statements of witnesses when a crime has been committed.


A) Defence Lawyer

B) Judge

C) Police

D) Criminal


Q3- Based on their Investigation, the police are required to form an _____.


A) Act

B) opinion

C) team

D) judgement


Q4- _____ of Indian Constitution guarantees that every arrested person must have certain fundamental rights.


A) Article 24

B) Article 22

C) Article 20

D) Article 21


Q5- ____ can’t be called to the Police Station in order to ask questions only.


A) Government Servant

B) Woman

C) Man

D) President


Q6- Within 24 hours of arrest, an accused has to be presented before a _____.


A) Magistrate


C) Superintendent

D) Crime Scene


Q7- An accused can’t be ____ during his or her time of arrest.


A) given food

B) mistreated

C) interpreted

D) isolated


Q8- A memo of arrest will be prepared when a person is about to be _____.


A) given bail

B) provided relief

C) arrested

D) released


Q9- The friends or relatives of an accused should be notified within ____ hours after their arrest.


A) 8 to 12

B) 5 to 6

C) 1 to 2

D) 24 hours


Q10- Lawyers are given the opportunity to _____ all the witnesses in Court.


A) alter

B) cross-examine

C) test

D) talk


Answer key for Class 8 Civics Social and Political Life Book Chapter 6– Understanding Our Criminal Justice System MCQs

Q. No. Answer
1 A
2 C
3 B
4 B
5 B
6 A
7 B
8 C
9 A
10 B



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