Understanding Marginalisation MCQs

CBSE Class 8 Civics Chapter 7 MCQs from Social and Political Life Book | Civics Chapter 7 Understanding Marginalisation Multiple Choice Questions With Answers

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Q1- Around ____ per cent population of India constitutes tribals.

A) 10

B) 5

C) 8

D) 12


Q2- ____ is one the important industrial areas where Adivasis are based.


A) Chennai

B) Belgavi

C) Bhilai

D) Delhi


Q3- _____ is home to more than 60 tribal groups.


A) Rajasthan

B) Haryana

C) Maharashtra

D) Odisha


Q4- ______ was one of the writers who wrote on women issues during British era


A) Kasturba Gandhi

B) Sarojini Naidu

C) Rashsundari Debi

D) Kaushalya Devi


Q5- India has more than _____ different Adivasi groups.


A) 200

B) 350

C) 500

D) 100


Correct Answer: C


Q6- Adivasi societies have very little ____ among them.


A) ego

B) competition

C) fights

D) hierarchy


Q7- Shakti Cult of Adivasis belong to _____.


A) Assam

B) Maharashtra

C) Gujarat

D) Tamilnadu


Q8- In the 1830s Adivasis from India moved to countries such as ___ to work as plantation workers.


A) China

B) Mauritius

C) America

D) United Kingdom


Correct Answer: B


Q9- Niyamgiri Hills are located in Odisha’s ____ district.


A) Bhuvneshwar

B) Sambalpur

C) Cuttack

D) Kalahandi


Q10- During the ____ century, the majority of Adivasis converted to Christianity.


A) 17th

B) 15th

C) 19th

D) 21st


Q11- In North East India, a majority of tribal lands remain under the control of Indian _______.


A) police

B) Military

C) Government

D) People


Q12- There are a total of ____ national parks in India.


A) 100

B) 102

C) 109

D) 104


Q13- ____ per cent of tribal groups from Rural India are currently living below the poverty line.


A) 48

B) 42

C) 46

D) 44


Q14- According to the Census of 2011, Muslim constitute ___ per cent of Indian population.


A) 14.2

B) 14.5

C) 14.9

D) 14.7


Q15- Meaning of Marginalisation ?


A) Forced to occupy the side

B) At the centre of thing

C) Both a and b

D) None of these


Q16- Who are Adivasis


A) Original Habitants

B) Tribals

C) Both a and b

D) Other than given option


Q17- The term Scheduled Tribe is used For?


A) Adivasis

B) Urban People

C) Rural People

D) Poor People


Q18- Niyam giri is a sacred hill of 


A) Adivasis

B) Christians

C) Sikhs

D) Muslims


Q19- Who are Minorities ?


A) Community Large in number

B) Community small in number

C) Both a and b

D) None of these


Q20- As per census 2001______is the religious group with lowest literacy rate


A) Hindu

B) Sikh

C) Muslim

D) Christian


Answer key for Class 8 Civics Social and Political Life Book Chapter 7– Understanding Marginalisation MCQs

Q. No. Answer Q. No. Answer
1 C 11 B
2 C 12 D
3 D 13 A
4 C 14 A
5 C 15 A
6 D 16 C
7 A 17 A
8 B 18 A
9 D 19 B
10 C 20 C



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