Political Science Chapter 9 (Part 2) – Recent Developments in Indian Politics MCQ Question Answers for Various Entrance Exams

 

1. When did the Anti-Sikh riots take place?
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2. Elections in _____led an era of coalitions with the defeat of Congress Party
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3. The reason for 2002 Gujarat riots is
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4. Choose the correct term for coming together of two or more political parties to form a government.
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5. Who was the chairperson of the Mandal Commission?
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6. Who headed the central government in India after 1998 parliamentary elections?
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7. In February and March 2002, large scale violence against Muslims took place in
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8. Choose the correct term for coming together of two or more political parties to form a government.
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9. Which party pursued the politics of ‘Hindutva’ and adopted the strategy of mobilizing the Hindus?
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10. Which alliance formed the government at the centre in 1989?
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11. Where is Babri Masjid located?
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12. The party that had won as many as 415 seats in the Lok Sabha in 1984 was reduced to only 197 in this election. This observation is true for which political party?
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13. Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated in the year
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14. Which year was Janata Dal formed?
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15. Who headed the coalition government of 1989?
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16. After the assassination of Rajiv Gandhi, __________ became the Prime Minister of India.
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17. The political developments after the 1990s reveal the emergence of
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18. When was the BJP formed?
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19. The General Elections of 2004 resulted in
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20. Anti Muslim riots in Gujrat took place in ________
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