1. The first International Conference on Human Rights is also known as:

(A) Tehran Conference 
(B) Vienna Conference
(C) Helsinki Conference
(D) Bandung Conference

2. The International Human Rights Day is observed on

(A) 25th January
(B) 1st May
(C) 10th December
(D) 24th October

3. Which of the following is not a primary demand of Maoists in India?

(A) Land Rights to Landless Peasants
(B) Forest Rights to Forest Dwellers
(C) Decent Wages to the farm workers
(D) Household Rights to Home maker women

4. The specialized agencies of the United Nations work under the overall supervision of

(A) General Assembly
(B) Security Council
(C) Economic and Social council
(D) The Secretary-General

5. The Earth Summit was held in

(A) Germany
(B) Copenhagen
(C) Rio De Janeiro
(D) Beijing

6. Which of the following is not a legacy of the national movement in India?

(A) Non-violent struggle
(B) Two-Nation Theory
(C) Communal Harmony
(D) Unity and Fraternity of Afra- Asian Nations

7. Who among the following is a Marxist theoretician?

(A) A.V. Dicey
(B) Rosa Luxemburg
(C) Thomas Paine
(D) Hugo Grotius

8. Who is the current Chairman of National Human Rights Commission?

(A) Justice J.S. Verma
(B) Justice A.S. Anand
(C) Justice K.G. Balakrishnan
(D) Justice Ranganath Mishra

9. UN High Commission for refugees (UNHCR) was established in

(A) 1947 
(B) 1951
(C) 1950
(D) 1956

10. Rule of Law as the foundational doctrine of modern Constitutional Governments was contribution of

(A) J.S. Mill
(B) A.V. Dicey
(C) Ernest Barker
(D) Walter Bagehot

MCQs on Human Rights & Human Rights Commission