Political Science Chapter 5 (Part 1) – Contemporary South Asia MCQ Question Answers for Various Entrance Exams

 

1. Which of the following countries is still a monarchy?
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2.  In which year did Pakistan suffer a military coup?
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b.
c.
d.

3. When was the Indo-Soviet friendship treaty signed?
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d.

4. When was Sheikh Mujib assasinated?
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d.

5. In 2001, which army general got himself elected as President of Pakistan?
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b.
c.
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6. In which year did the parliament of the Maldives vote unanimously to introduce a multi-party system?
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b.
c.
d.

7. Which among the following statements about South Asia is wrong?
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d.

8. Which country joined the SEATO and CENTO in 1954-55?
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b.
c.
d.

9. Pakistan had an elected Government in 1988. This was under the rule of _____
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b.
c.
d.

10. What is the full form of LTTE?
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b.
c.
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11. Sri Lanka was earlier known as _________
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b.
c.
d.

12. Pakistan was ruled by an elected Government under Zulfikar Ali Bhutto from ____ to ___
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b.
c.
d.

13. In 1999, why did Indian PM Vajpayee undertake a bus journey to Lahore?
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b.
c.
d.

14. At the Tashkent Agreement, who made the six point proposal for greater autonomy to East Pakistan?
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b.
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d.

15. Which General removed the Bhutto government in Pakistan?
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b.
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d.

16. When was the first summit held at Dhaka?
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b.
c.
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17. India signed the Farakka treaty with ______
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b.
c.
d.

18. When was Bangladesh liberated?
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b.
c.
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19. The SAARC Summit in 2004 held at Islamabad was the ___ summit.
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b.
c.
d.

20. Tashkent Agreement was signed between India and _________
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b.
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