1. Which of the following is the sub discipline of Economics for contribution towards that Amartya Sen was awarded the Noble Prize?

(A) Econometrics
(B) Macroeconomics
(C) Welfare Economics
(D) Development Economics

2. Who authored ‘The Idea of India’?

(A) Dipesh Chakraborty
(B) Sunil Khilnani
(C) Partha Chatterjee
(D) Ranjit Guha

3. A comprehensive commentary on the constitutional law of India was not provided by

(A) H.M. Seervai
(B) D.D. Basu
(C) Subhash C. Kashyap
(D) Soli J. Sorabjee

4. ‘Millennium Development Goals’ are set by

(A) Asian Development Bank
(B) United Nations
(C) League of Nations
(D) International Monetary Fund

5. The World Assembly on Ageing was held in

(A) 1982
(B) 1992
(C) 2002
(D) 2012

6. Which of the following does not constitute a ground for discrimination under Article 15 and 16 of the Indian Constitution?

(A) Religion
(B) Caste
(C) Place of Birth
(D) Colour

7. Concept of ‘Universal Jurisdiction’ is founded on which principles?

(A) Vienna
(B) Princeton
(C) The Hague
(D) Delhi Declaration

8. Who may be ‘right-obligator’’ for the purpose of human rights?

(A) Husband
(B) Mother-in-law
(C) Port Trust of India
(D) Boy Friend

9. Which School of Thought propounds the ‘Theory of common Father and common Brother-hood?

(A) Theology
(B) Sociology
(C) Marxism
(D) Utilitarianism ΓΌ

10. Mention the number of instruments included in the concept of the International Bill of Rights?

(A) Four
(B) Six
(C) Three
(D) Five

MCQs on Human Rights & Human Rights Commission