Electoral Politics Class 9 Extra Questions Civics Chapter 4

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Question 1.
Free and fair elections are ensured by the _______ .
Answer:
Election Commission

Question 2.
The leader, Mr. Devi Lai from Haryana is the Chief of Haryana Sangharsh Samiti, led a movement named _______ .
Answer:
NyayaYudh

Question 3.
What does ‘EPIC’ stand for?
Answer:
Election Photo Identity Card.

Question 4.
How many voters took part in campaign-related activities during the 2004 elections?
Answer:
More than one-third voters took parts in campaign-related activities during the 2004 elections.

Question 5.
In India, Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabha elections are held regularly after every _______ .
Answer:
Five years

Question 1.
Free and fair elections are ensured by the _______ .
Answer:
Election Commission

Question 2.
The leader, Mr. Devi Lai from Haryana is the Chief of Haryana Sangharsh Samiti, led a movement named _______ .
Answer:
NyayaYudh

Question 3.
What does ‘EPIC’ stand for?
Answer:
Election Photo Identity Card.

Question 4.
How many voters took part in campaign-related activities during the 2004 elections?
Answer:
More than one-third voters took parts in campaign-related activities during the 2004 elections.

Question 5.
In India, Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabha elections are held regularly after every _______ .
Answer:
Five years

Question 6.
Sometimes, election is held only for one constituency to fill the vacancy caused by death or resignation of a member. This type of election is called _______ .
Answer:
By-election

Question 7.
In India, we follow area based system of representation. The country is divided into different areas for purposes of elections. These areas are called _______ .
Answer:
Electoral constituency

Question 8.
Each state is divided into a specific number of Assembly constituencies. The elected representative from each area is called _______ .
Answer:
MLA or Member of Legislative Assembly

Question 9.
The list of those people who are eligible to vote is officially called the Electoral Roll and is commonly known as _______ .
Answer:
Voters List

Question 10.
To be a candidate to contest the elections, the minimum age is _______ .
Answer:
25 years

Question 11.
According to our election law, no party or candidate can _______ .
Answer:
Bribe or threaten voters and appeal to them in the name of caste/religion.

Question 12.
As per code of conduct for election campaign, _______ .
Answer:
No party or candidate can use any place of worship for election propaganda.

Question 13.
What do you mean by “Universal Adult franchises”?
Answer:
Every citizen of India who is 18 years of age or above has a right to vote without discrimination of caste, creed, sex, colour, etc.

Question 14.
The members of Election Commission are appointed by the _______ .
Answer:
President of India

Question 15.
What do you mean by voters?
Answer:
People who have the right to vote or participate in the election of representatives are known as ‘voters’.

Question 16.
Name the political party that ruled over Haryana between 1982 to 1987.
Answer:
The Congress Party.

Question 17.
What is the significance of Election Photo Identity Card?
Answer:
This card is given to every person on the voter’s list. The voters are required to carry, this card when they go out to vote, so that no one can vote for someone else.

Question 18.
Who formed a new party ‘Lok Dal’?
Answer:
Chaudhary Devi Lai

Question 19.
How many seats are reserved for Scheduled Tribes in Lok Sabha?
Answer:
One-third seats are reserved for Scheduled Tribes in Lok Sabha.

Question 20.
What do you mean by ‘Polling Booth’?
Answer:
A polling booth is a place where voters go inside to caste their vote. Inside the booth, and election officials identify them and put a mark on their finger and allow them to cast their vote. .

Question 21.
What are elections?
Answer:
It is a mechanism by which people can choose their representatives at regular intervals.

Question 22.
What is a constituency?
Answer:
The entire country is divided into fixed electoral areas for purposes of elections. This is called constituency.

Question 23.
What is the full form of EVM?
Answer:
Electronic Voting Machine.

Question 24.
What is the importance of Universal Adult Franchise?
Answer:
It promotes the national unity &nd integrity. It gives a chance to people to gain political education.

Question 25.
What do you understand by the ‘Polling Day’?
Answer:
On this day, the voters cast their votes and elect their representatives.

Question 26.
What are the reserved constituencies?
Answer:
The constituencies that are reserved for people who belong to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, are called reserved constituencies.

Question 27.
What is general election?
Answer:
The elections of the Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabha take place after five years. Elections are held in all constituencies at the same time, either on the same day or within a few days. This is called a general election.

Question 28.
Who is the head of the Election Commission?
Answer:
The Chief Election Commissioner is the head of the Election Commission.

Question 29.
What do you mean by ‘code of conduct’?
Answer:
It is a set of norms and guidelines to be followed by all political parties and contesting candidates during the election time.

Question 30.
What do you understanding by election manifesto?
Answer:
An election manifesto is a statement by a political party explaining its policies, saying what they will do if they win the election.

Question 7.
In India, we follow area based system of representation. The country is divided into different areas for purposes of elections. These areas are called _______ .
Answer:
Electoral constituency

Question 8.
Each state is divided into a specific number of Assembly constituencies. The elected representative from each area is called _______ .
Answer:
MLA or Member of Legislative Assembly

Question 9.
The list of those people who are eligible to vote is officially called the Electoral Roll and is commonly known as _______ .
Answer:
Voters List

Question 10.
To be a candidate to contest the elections, the minimum age is _______ .
Answer:
25 years

Question 11.
According to our election law, no party or candidate can _______ .
Answer:
Bribe or threaten voters and appeal to them in the name of caste/religion.

Question 12.
As per code of conduct for election campaign, _______ .
Answer:
No party or candidate can use any place of worship for election propaganda.

Question 13.
What do you mean by “Universal Adult franchises”?
Answer:
Every citizen of India who is 18 years of age or above has a right to vote without discrimination of caste, creed, sex, colour, etc.

Question 14.
The members of Election Commission are appointed by the _______ .
Answer:
President of India

Question 15.
What do you mean by voters?
Answer:
People who have the right to vote or participate in the election of representatives are known as ‘voters’.

Question 16.
Name the political party that ruled over Haryana between 1982 to 1987.
Answer:
The Congress Party.

Question 17.
What is the significance of Election Photo Identity Card?
Answer:
This card is given to every person on the voter’s list. The voters are required to carry, this card when they go out to vote, so that no one can vote for someone else.

Question 18.
Who formed a new party ‘Lok Dal’?
Answer:
Chaudhary Devi Lai

Question 19.
How many seats are reserved for Scheduled Tribes in Lok Sabha?
Answer:
One-third seats are reserved for Scheduled Tribes in Lok Sabha.

Question 20.
What do you mean by ‘Polling Booth’?
Answer:
A polling booth is a place where voters go inside to caste their vote. Inside the booth, and election officials identify them and put a mark on their finger and allow them to cast their vote. .

Question 21.
What are elections?
Answer:
It is a mechanism by which people can choose their representatives at regular intervals.

Question 22.
What is a constituency?
Answer:
The entire country is divided into fixed electoral areas for purposes of elections. This is called constituency.

Question 23.
What is the full form of EVM?
Answer:
Electronic Voting Machine.

Question 24.
What is the importance of Universal Adult Franchise?
Answer:
It promotes the national unity &nd integrity. It gives a chance to people to gain political education.

Question 25.
What do you understand by the ‘Polling Day’?
Answer:
On this day, the voters cast their votes and elect their representatives.

Question 26.
What are the reserved constituencies?
Answer:
The constituencies that are reserved for people who belong to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, are called reserved constituencies.

Question 27.
What is general election?
Answer:
The elections of the Lok Sabha and Vidhan Sabha take place after five years. Elections are held in all constituencies at the same time, either on the same day or within a few days. This is called a general election.

Question 28.
Who is the head of the Election Commission?
Answer:
The Chief Election Commissioner is the head of the Election Commission.

Question 29.
What do you mean by ‘code of conduct’?
Answer:
It is a set of norms and guidelines to be followed by all political parties and contesting candidates during the election time.

Question 30.
What do you understanding by election manifesto?
Answer:
An election manifesto is a statement by a political party explaining its policies, saying what they will do if they win the election.

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