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Are you sure you so much about human rights? It is a topic considered compulsory in the third-grade social studies curriculum! Human rights include all rights that must be enjoyed by all human beings, regardless of nationality, ethnicity, and religion. What do you know about the legislation concerning human rights? Do you know child rights too?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of these is not a civil right? 

    • A.

      Freedom of expression 

    • B.

      Right to life 

    • C.

      Right to liberty 

    • D.

      Right to freedom 

    Correct Answer
    D. Right to freedom 
    Explanation
    The right to freedom is not a civil right. While all the other options listed are civil rights, the right to freedom is a broad concept that encompasses various civil rights such as freedom of expression, right to life, and right to liberty. Therefore, it cannot be considered as a distinct civil right on its own.

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  • 2. 

    Which of these is an African organization promoting human rights? 

    • A.

      European Union 

    • B.

      American Union 

    • C.

      African Union 

    • D.

      United Nations 

    Correct Answer
    C. African Union 
    Explanation
    The African Union is an African organization that promotes human rights. It is a continental union consisting of 55 member states in Africa. The African Union works towards achieving political and economic integration, peace and security, and human rights protection in Africa. It aims to promote and protect the rights of all individuals in Africa, ensuring their dignity, equality, and freedom.

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  • 3. 

    How many states are in the African Union? 

    • A.

      59 states 

    • B.

      55 states 

    • C.

      66 states 

    • D.

      81 states 

    Correct Answer
    B. 55 states 
    Explanation
    The African Union consists of 55 member states. These states are sovereign countries located in Africa that have chosen to join the African Union to promote unity, cooperation, and development on the continent.

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  • 4. 

    What is the freedom to articulate one's opinion called? 

    • A.

      Freedom of speech 

    • B.

      Right to life 

    • C.

      Right to education 

    • D.

      Natural right 

    Correct Answer
    A. Freedom of speech 
    Explanation
    Freedom of speech refers to the right of individuals to express their opinions and ideas without censorship or fear of punishment. It is a fundamental human right that allows individuals to articulate their thoughts, beliefs, and perspectives openly and freely. This freedom is essential for the functioning of a democratic society, as it encourages open dialogue, the exchange of ideas, and the ability to challenge and question authority.

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  • 5. 

    When was the League of Nations formed to negotiate human rights established? 

    • A.

      1919

    • B.

      1912

    • C.

      1913

    • D.

      1911

    Correct Answer
    A. 1919
    Explanation
    The League of Nations was formed in 1919 to negotiate human rights. It was established after the end of World War I, with the aim of preventing future conflicts and promoting international cooperation. The League of Nations played a significant role in the development of international law and the protection of human rights, although it was eventually replaced by the United Nations in 1945.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these personalities was an Indian human rights activist? 

    • A.

      Singh Tamir 

    • B.

      Hammed Roma 

    • C.

      Elwir Singh 

    • D.

      Mahatma Ghandi 

    Correct Answer
    D. Mahatma Ghandi 
    Explanation
    Mahatma Gandhi was an Indian human rights activist known for his nonviolent resistance against British colonial rule in India. He fought for the rights and freedom of the Indian people, advocating for civil rights, equality, and justice. Gandhi's philosophy of nonviolence and his leadership in the Indian independence movement made him a prominent figure in the fight for human rights not only in India but also globally.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these refers to interaction with others? 

    • A.

      Economic rights 

    • B.

      Social rights 

    • C.

      Political rights 

    • D.

      Cultural rights 

    Correct Answer
    B. Social rights 
    Explanation
    Social rights refer to the rights that individuals have to participate in society and interact with others. These rights include the right to education, healthcare, social security, and the right to form and join associations and trade unions. Social rights are essential for individuals to lead a dignified and fulfilling life and to actively engage in their communities. They promote social inclusion, equality, and the well-being of all members of society.

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  • 8. 

    Which of these is not an economic right? 

    • A.

      Right to housing 

    • B.

      Right to science and culture 

    • C.

      Right to adequate standard of living 

    • D.

      Right to life 

    Correct Answer
    D. Right to life 
    Explanation
    The right to life is not considered an economic right, but rather a fundamental human right. Economic rights typically refer to the rights related to economic activities and resources, such as the right to housing, right to science and culture, and right to an adequate standard of living. The right to life, on the other hand, encompasses the basic right to exist and be protected from harm, and is not directly tied to economic activities or resources.

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  • 9. 

    When was the Universal Declaration for Human Rights adopted by the United Nations?

    • A.

      1988

    • B.

      1976

    • C.

      1948

    • D.

      1977

    Correct Answer
    C. 1948
    Explanation
    The Universal Declaration for Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations in 1948. This declaration was a landmark achievement that established a set of fundamental human rights that should be protected and respected by all nations. It was a response to the atrocities committed during World War II and aimed to ensure that such violations would never occur again. The declaration has since served as a foundation for international human rights law and has been instrumental in promoting equality, justice, and dignity for all individuals worldwide.

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  • 10. 

    When was the Bill of Rights adopted in the United Kingdom? 

    • A.

      1968

    • B.

      1977

    • C.

      1949

    • D.

      1693 

    Correct Answer
    A. 1968

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