Sociology Chapter 6 – The Challenges Of Cultural Diversity MCQ Question Answers for Various Entrance Exams

 

1. Born in a poor untouchable community, he spent his life fighting against untouchability and the caste system. He is ______
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2. There is no historically fixed or logically necessary relationship between a____ and the varied forms of_____ that it could be based on.
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3. ____ is the non-state and non-market part of the public domain in which individuals get together voluntarily to create institutions and organisations.
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4. The process involves a continuous dialogue, negotiation and even struggle against significant others like our parents, family, kin group and our community. Our community provides us the language and the cultural values through which we comprehend the world. It also anchors our self-identity. It is ___________
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5. How many states have Hindi as official language?
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6. Most ascriptive identities are accidental and _____
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7. Which of the following does not stand for secularism?
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8. What are the laws that allow citizens of a particular state to also - simultaneously - be citizens of another state called?
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9. States try to establish and enhance political legitimacy through:
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10. In _____authority, rules are obeyed because their commands are within the impersonal, formally defined scope of their office.
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11. ___ such as extremely wealthy people are not usually referred to as minorities.
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12. ____ list is where both centre and state are allowed to operate.
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13. Everyone has a motherland, a mother tongue, a family, a faith. This signifies another feature of community identity i.e.,
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14. Which of the following is not true about cultural diversity?
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15. Question
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16. "When we say India is a nation of great cultural diversity, we mean that there are many different types of social groups and communities living here". The term diversity stands for:
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17. Our community provides us various identities through the process of
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18. Which of the following statements is not true about communalism in India?
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19. Which of these elements is an obstacle in the way of national unity?
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20. How many main languages are there in India?
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