Malaysian Studies Book: Quiz!

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 28

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Book Quizzes & Trivia

.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The struggles for independence can be dividing into 3 major ethics. What is the name of the 3 major ethnics?
    • A. 

      Malay, Chinese, Bidayuh

    • B. 

      Malay, Bidayuh, Indian

    • C. 

      Malay, Indian, Chinese

    • D. 

      Malay, Iban, Indian

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is false?
    • A. 

      Malay nationalism was influenced by Sheikh Muhammad Abduh and Al Manar.

    • B. 

      Chinese nationalism was influenced by Dr. Sun Yat Sen.

    • C. 

      Indian nationalism was influenced by Mahatma Gandhi.

    • D. 

      Malay nationalism was influenced by Dr. Sun Yat Sen.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT the example of newspaper in nationalism?
    • A. 

      Al-Imam

    • B. 

      Al-Ikhwan

    • C. 

      The Star Newspaper

    • D. 

      Neracha

  • 4. 
    Who had started the newspaper of “Panduan Guru”?
    • A. 

      Sarawakian Malay Community

    • B. 

      Syed Sheikh Al Hadi

    • C. 

      Adb.Rahim Kajai

    • D. 

      Mohammad Hussin

  • 5. 
    The Malaya oppose to the Malayan Union (MU) for the following reason, except for:
    • A. 

      Malay would be given more special rights.

    • B. 

      Malay Sultan lose the power and authority.

    • C. 

      Citizenship was granting according to the Jus Soli Principle.

    • D. 

      Harold Mac Michael used force and threat to form Malayan Union.

  • 6. 
    What is the focus of the newspaper “Fajar Sarawak”?
    • A. 

      Advised the Malays to improve themselve.

    • B. 

      Teaching aids in school and opposing colonist.

    • C. 

      Raise awareness.

    • D. 

      Malay teacher association in Penang first publication.

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is NOT the main political party after World War 2?
    • A. 

      United Malays National Organisation (UMNO)

    • B. 

      United Peoples Party (UPP)

    • C. 

      Malaysian Chinese Association (MCA)

    • D. 

      Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC)

  • 8. 
    On 1946, this party was founded by Dato Onn Jaafar. The aim of this party was to oppose the Malayan Union and to unite all the Malays and defend the special rights of the Malays. Which of the following party has the above description?
    • A. 

      People’s Action Party (PAP)

    • B. 

      United Sabah National Organisation(USNO)

    • C. 

      United Malays National Organisation (UMNO)

    • D. 

      All-Malaya Council of Joint Action (AMCJA)

  • 9. 
    Where Tunku Abdul Rahman was made a speech during lunch with the Foreign Journalists Association of South East Asia?
    • A. 

      Malaysia

    • B. 

      Singapore

    • C. 

      China

    • D. 

      India

  • 10. 
    When was the Malaysia formed?
    • A. 

      1961

    • B. 

      1957

    • C. 

      1963

    • D. 

      1964

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is true?
    • A. 

      Brunei Sultan and most of the Bruneians did not agree with the formation of Malaysia.

    • B. 

      A lot of parties in Sarawak like Parti Negara Sarawak (PANAS), Sarawak United Peoples’ Party (SUPP) and SNAP were against the formation of Malaysia.

    • C. 

      Party like United National Kadazan Organisation (UNKO) and Pasok Momogun were agree with the formation of Malaysia.

    • D. 

      In Singapore, People’s Action Party (PAP) and Lee Kuan Yew were against the formation of Malaysia strongly.

  • 12. 
    What role did the Cobbold Commission play in the process of Malaysia formed?
    • A. 

      This committee was chaired by Donald Stephens in order to explain the concept of the formation of Malaysia to residents of Sarawak, Sabah, and Brunei.

    • B. 

      This committee was led by Lord Landsdowne to form a constitution especially about the status of Malay language, Islam, education and immigration control.

    • C. 

      This committee was led by Lord Cobbold to survey the opinions of residents in Sarawak and Sabah and in the end it found out 80% of the residents supported the formation of Malaysia.

    • D. 

      This committee was led by Lord Cobbold to survey the view of Singapore and in the end it found out 71% of the residents supported the formation of Malaysia and agreed to combine.

  • 13. 
    Why Lee Kuan Yew agree with the formation of Malaysia?
    • A. 

      He wanted political stability in Singapore.

    • B. 

      Malaysia had a very successful economy.

    • C. 

       He wanted Singapore to become rich.

    • D. 

      Brunei wanted to annex Singapore.

  • 14. 
    Why Sultan Brunei, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin canceled the plan to join Malaysia?
    • A. 

      Brunei wanted to join Indonesia.

    • B. 

      Brunei did not wanted to independent.

    • C. 

      Brunei did not like Tunku Abdul Rahman.

    • D. 

      Brunei need the domination of all oil revenues.

  • 15. 
    The rise of Malay nationalism evolved in three stages. Which are economic stage, political stage and __________
    • A. 

      Educational stage

    • B. 

      Religious stage

    • C. 

      Social stage

    • D. 

      Cultural stage

  • 16. 
    What is the reason British introduced Malayan Union?
    • A. 

      Give Malay Sultan more authority.

    • B. 

      Raise awareness in the Malay society.

    • C. 

      To control and restrict the power of Malay people.

    • D. 

      Protect the Malay rights.

  • 17. 
    What is the reason the Malaysian Chinese Association (MCA) founded by Tun Tan Cheng Lock in 1949?
    • A. 

      To protect the Chinese rights and to maintain harmony among the various race in the country.

    • B. 

      To oppose the MU and to unite all the Malays and defend the special rights of the Malays.

    • C. 

      To protect the rights of the Indian, fight for political rights in Malaya.

    • D. 

      Represent the Indian community in conveying their opinion to the Government.

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is the national language of Malaysia?
    • A. 

      Bahasa English

    • B. 

      Bahasa Malayu

    • C. 

      Bahasa Tamil

    • D. 

      Bahasa Cina

  • 19. 
    How many ministries in Malaysia today?
    • A. 

      30 ministries

    • B. 

      21 ministries

    • C. 

      25 ministries

    • D. 

      26 ministries

  • 20. 
    Which of the following is the Prime Minister role?
    • A. 

      Improve performance of the public service.

    • B. 

      Change the quality of the education service.

    • C. 

      Improve private sectors.

    • D. 

      Improve country became independent.