Farook College (Autonomous)

Question Bank


1) ----- is a term that refers to social or cultural distinctions associated with being male or female.

a)Identity (Ans)

b) Sex

c) Gender

d) Personality

2) When Did Gender Development Studies Starts

a)1970s (Ans)

b) 1980s

c) 1960s

d) 1950s

3) Who Coined the term Gender

a)Simone de Beauvoir

b) Mary Wollstonecraft

c) John Money (Ans)

d) Mary Shelley

4) ---- differentiate Masculine and Feminine


b) patriarchy

c) Gender (Ans)

d) State

5) Equality before law and equal protection of law

a)Article 14 (Ans)

b) Article15

c) Article 32

d) Article 21

6) ----- is the personal sense of one's own gender

a)Gender Quality

b) Gender appearance

c) Gender Identity (Ans)

d) Personality

7) ----- People have a gender identity or gender expression that differs from the sex that they were assigned at birth.


b) Criminals

c) Men

d) Transgender (Ans)

8) A woman who has a romantic and/or sexual orientation toward women is Called


b) Lesbian (Ans)

c) Transgender

d) Queer

9) ---- Used in some cultural settings to represent men who are attracted to men in a romantic, erotic and/or emotional sense

a)Gay (Ans)

b) Bisexual

c) Lesbian

d) Transgender

10) A person who experiences sexual, romantic, physical, and/or spiritual attraction to more than one gender, not necessarily at the same time, in the same way, or to the same degree


b) Bisexual (Ans)

c) Queer

d) Sexual sadist

11) ---- is a set of attributes, behaviors, and roles generally associated with women and girls

a)Gender Bias

b) gender Roles

c) Feminity (Ans)

d) Gender Attribution

12) Qualities or attributes regarded as characteristic of men is called

a)Gender Roles

b) Gender Attribution

c) Gender socialization

d) masculinity (Ans)

13) ---- can be defined as the behaviors, values, and attitudes that a society considers appropriate for both male and female.

a)Gender Roles (Ans)

b) Gender Socialization

c) Gender construction

d) gender discrimination

14) New Economic Policy of India was launched in the year ----- under the leadership of P. V. Narasimha Rao government


b)1991 (Ans)



15) New Economic Policy of India was launched in the year 1991 under the leadership of ------ government

a)H. D. Deve Gowda

b) Atal Bihari Vajpayee

c) P. V. Narasimha Rao (Ans)

d) Chandra Shekhar

16) Equal Remuneration Act provides that
(i) Women and men will be paid equally for doing the same work
(ii) There will be no discrimination against women at the time of recruitment.
(iii) The employer is bound to maintain a register of the workers.
(iv)There will be no discrimination against women workers in any condition of service like promotion, training or transfer. Codes:

a)A) (i); (ii); (iii) and (iv) (Ans)

b) (B) (i) and (ii) only

c) (C) (ii) and (iii) only

d) (D) (i) and (iv) only

17) Narmada Bachao Andolan also was known as NBA is a social movement formed by activist ------

a)Medha Patkar (Ans)

b) Vandana Shiva

c) Daya Bai

d) Arundhati Roy

18) Who Authored the Book the A Vindication of the Rights of Woman?

a)Kate Millett

b) Betty Friedan

c) Virginia Woolf

d) Mary Wollstonecraft (Ans)

19) Dowry Prohibition Act enacted in ----




d)1961 (Ans)

20) The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act,


b)1971 (Ans)



21) Prohibition of Child Marriage Act ----

a)2016 (Ans)




22) Domestic Violence Act was passed in ----



c)2005 (Ans)


23) "----------- is an abuse of power. It is the domination, coercion, intimidation and victimization of one person by another by physical, sexual or emotional means within intimate relationships."

a)Domestic violence (Ans)

b) Sexual harassment

c) Violence

d) Rape

24) --------as visual portrayals of acts of physical aggression by one human or human-like character against another

a)Grape vine

b) Gossip

c) Media Violence (Ans)

d) Media Culture

25) The ----is the ratio of males to females in a population

a)Sex ratio (Ans)

b) Depended ratio

c) imbalanced Population

d) Population pyramid

26) ----- is any form of unwelcome sexual behaviour that?s offensive, humiliating or intimidating

a)Sexual harassment (Ans)

b) immoral Trafficking

c) Physical Harassment

d) Rape

27) ---- the act or practice of engaging in promiscuous sexual relations especially for money

a)Prostitution (Ans)

b) Sexual harassment

c) media Violence

d) Emotional abuse

28) ----is travel to a different locale for the sake of sexual activity, particularly with prostitutes

a)Sex tourism (Ans)

b) Prostitution

c) violence

d) Regional politics

29) First female President of India ----

a)Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi

b) Pratibha Patil (Ans)

c) Fatima Sheikh

d) Savitribai Phule

30) First woman with close Indian ties to get the 1979 Nobel Peace Prize

a)Fatima Sheikh

b) Mother Teresa (Ans)

c) Marie Curie

d) Sarojini Naidu

31) ----- the first woman appointed chief economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)

a)Sonal Varma

b) Devaki Jain

c) Gita Gopinath (Ans)

d) Jayati Ghosh

32) ---- was the first Women Judge in Supreme Court?

a)Sujata Manohar

b) Ruma Pal

c) Gyan Sudha Misra

d) Fathima Beevi (Ans)

33) According to Census 2011, ----- has the highest female literacy rate


b) Karnataka

c) Gujarat

d) Kerala (Ans)

34) According to Census 2011, ----- has the lowest female literacy rate

a)Uttar Pradesh

b) Madhya Pradesh

c) Bihar (Ans)

d) Himachal Pradesh

35) Which State with Highest Female Sex Ratio in India


b) Gujarat

c) Maharashtra

d) Kerala (Ans)

36) Which State with Lowest Female Sex Ratio in India

a)Andhra Pradesh

b) Haryana

c) Arunachal Pradesh

d) Chandigarh (Ans)

37) The state in India with the highest number of infanticide cases reported was -----

a)Madhya Pradesh

b) Uttar Pradesh (Ans)

c) Haryana

d) Tamil Nadu

38) Which State has the highest female Feticides


b) Goa

c) Maharashtra (Ans)

d) Panjab

39) Who was the earliest Indian feminist leader

a)Savitribai Phule (Ans)

b) Fatima Sheikh

c) Tarabai Shinde

d) Ramabai Ranade

40) ----- was the country?s first female teacher

a)Dr. Vina Mazumdar

b) Sharmila Rege

c) Ramabai Ranade

d) Savitribai Phule (Ans)

41) The Second World Conference on Women took place -----

a)Copenhagen (Ans)

b) Nairobi

c) Beijing

d) Mexico

42) Second World Conference on Women were conducted in

a)1980 (Ans)




43) The Abuses such as hitting, punching, strangling, restraining, pushing and slapping includes in

a)Verbal abuse

b) Sexual abuse

c) Emotional abuse

d) Physical abuse (Ans)

44) ----- Act to provide for the termination of certain pregnancies by registered Medical Practitioners and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

a)MTP (Ans)

b) Immoral Traffic

c) NCW

d) Women from Domestic Violence

45) Who is the founder of RFSTN

a)Vandana Shiva (Ans)

b) Anita Dube

c) Aqui Thami

d) Arunima Bose

46) ----- is the partial or total removal of external female genitalia or other injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons

a)Female genital mutilation (Ans)

b) Sexual Abuse

c) Sexual Sadism

d) Sexual harassment

47) Who started International Women?s day?


b) Socialist Party United States (Ans)

c) Feminist Leaders

d) UN

48) International Women's Day begins in

a)1909 (Ans)




49) International Women?s day celebrated on -----

a)Mar-08 (Ans)

b) September 8

c) January 8

d) December 8

50) ---- is the ending of a pregnancy by removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus

a)Abortion (Ans)

b) Mercy Killing

c) Infanticide

d) foeticide

51) ---- is the intentional killing of infants

a)Infanticide (Ans)

b) Abortion

c) foeticide

d) fetal death

52) Who authors the book ?The Second Sex??

a)Simone de Beauvoir (Ans)

b) Betty Friedan

c) Kate Millett

d) Ver?nica Gerber Bicecci

53) ----- in society means how we're expected to act, speak, dress, groom, and conduct ourselves based upon our assigned sex

a)Gender roles (Ans)

b) Gender Behaviour

c) gender Socialization

d) gender difference

54) ---- refers to the anatomical and other biological differences between females and males


b) Ethnic deference

c) Sex (Ans)

d) psyche

55) The genitalia and genetic differences between males and females refed as -----


b) Race

c) Gender

d) Sex (Ans)

56) Gender identity is defined as a personal conception of oneself as male or female


b) Personality

c) gender Roles

d) Gender Identity (Ans)

57) Gender expression is how a person outwardly shows their gender identity.


b) Personality

c) gender Roles

d) Gender Identity (Ans)

58) ----- is the personal sense of one's own gender.

a)Gender identity (Ans)

b) Gender Roles

c) Gender sensitivity

d) Gender socialization

59) First Gender studies Department in India

a)Delhi University

b) Madras University

c) Bombay University (Ans)

d) Pune University

60) Choose the right one. Why Women studies in India?

a)a) Cultural and social construction of gender (Ans)

b) (b) fundamental right of every female citizen

c) (c) Achieve the authority in household activities

d) (d) To become a earning member in Society

61) First officially approved gender studies academic Programme in


b) United States (Ans)

c) Germany

d) France

62) --- is the process through which children learn about the social expectations, attitudes and behaviors typically associated with boys and girls.

a)Gender Sensitivity

b) Gender Expectation

c) Gender Status

d) Gender socialization (Ans)

63) ------ examines the connections between women and nature

a)Green Army

b) Bio-diversity

c) Eco-feminism (Ans)

d) Chipko Movement

64) ------ was a forest conservation movement led by women in India

a)Stand Up Protest

b) Chipko movement (Ans)

c) Narmada Andolan

d) Jungle Bachao Andolan

65) ---- is best remembered for the collective mobilization of women for the cause of preserving forests

a)Anti-Arrack Movement

b) Acid Attack Movement

c) Chipko movement (Ans)

d) Stand Up Protest

66) The Anti-Arrack Movement was initiated by ------ in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh in 1992.

a)Medha Patkar

b) Vardheneni Rosamma (Ans)

c) Gaura Devi

d) Laxmi Aggarwal

67) Chhanv foundation stands for

a)Unwedded Mothers

b) acid attack survivors (Ans)

c) Lesbians

d) Physically handicapped Women)

68) Who is the director of Chhanv Foundation

a)Irom Sharmila

b) Vardheneni Rosamma

c) Laxmi Aggarwal (Ans)

d) Gaura Devi

69) The Ethics of Ambiguity written by?

a)Wendy L. Brown

b) Simone de Beauvoir (Ans)

c) Judith Pamela Butler

d) Saba Mahmood

70) Write the name of the youngest Nobel Prize laureate

a)Sanna Marin

b) Jacinda Ardern

c) Benazir Bhutto

d) Malala Yousafzai (Ans)

71) ------ first woman to head a democratic government in a Muslim majority nation

a)Malala Yousafzai

b) Asma Barlas

c) Benazir Bhutto (Ans)

d) Zeenuth Futehally

72) Who was the first woman of Indian origin to go to space?

a)Kalpana Chawla (Ans)

b) Svetlana Savitskaya

c) Judith Resnik

d) Valentina Tereshkov

73) The first wave of feminism took place in-----


b) 1848 to 1920 (Ans)

c) 1930-1950

d) 1945-1964

74) When the feminist theory did Begins?


b) 1960s

c) 1970s (Ans)

d) 1980s

75) Who is the founder of Feminism?

a)Charles Fourier (Ans)

b) Mary Wollstonecraft

c) Lucretia Mott

d) Susan B. Anthony

76) The term Feminism was coined in ----


b)1837 (Ans)



77) Who is called a feminist?

a)who supports equal rights for women (Ans)

b) Who support equal opportunity for humanity

c) Who support Economic freedom

d)Who fight for liberation

78) ---- is called mainstream feminism

a)Marxist Feminism

b) Radical Feminism

c) Socialist Feminism

d) Liberal Feminism (Ans)

79) ----- focus on achieving gender equality through political and legal reform within the framework of liberal democracy

a)Amazon Feminism

b) Cultural Feminism

c) Liberal Feminism (Ans)

d) Socialist Feminism

80) Who among them is associated with Liberal Feminism?

a)John Stuart Mill (Ans)

b) Simone de Beauvoir

c) Patricia Hill Collins

d) Audre Lorde

81) When the Socialist feminism did Begins?


b) 1970-80s

c) 1960-70s (Ans)

d) 1950-60s

82) Which feminist ideology focus the role of capitalism in the oppression of women?

a)Marxist feminism

b) Socialist Feminism (Ans)

c) Post-modern feminism

d) Lipstick Feminism

83) The Second Wave of feminism demarcated from the 1960s to the late 1980s.


b) 1930-1940s

c) 1950-1960s

d) 1960-1980s (Ans)

84) Who led the Second wave Feminism?

a)Annie Zaidi

b) Betty Friedan (Ans)

c) Elizabeth Stanton

d) Germaine Greer

85) The Feminine Mystique written by----?

a)Betty Friedan (Ans)

b) Kate Millett

c) Miguel Ruiz

d) Simone de Beauvoir

86) The slogan, ?The Personal is Political,? is associated with---- Feminism

a)First Wave

b) Second Wave (Ans)

c) Cultural

d) Social

87) Civil Rights Act of 1964 that prohibited discrimination in employment on the basis of ----


b) Colour

c) Gender (Ans)

d) Education

88) The third wave of feminism emerged in the ------


b) mid-1970s

c) mid-1990s (Ans)

d) mid-1960s

89) ------- theory analyses the structures of power which oppress the female sex

a)Marxist Feminist

b) Socialist feminist

c) Radical Feminist (Ans)

d) Modern Feminist

90) Who among them is associated with Radical Feminist thoughts?

a)Shulamith Firestone (Ans)

b) Sarojini Naidu

c) Karen Horney

d) Catharine MacKinnon

91) ------ is a social system in which men hold primary power and predominate in roles of political leadership, moral authority, social privilege and control of property.


b) Authority

c) bureaucracy

d) Patriarchy (Ans)

92) ------ analyzes the ways in which women are exploited through capitalism and the individual ownership of private property

a)Socialist Feminism

b) Marxist Feminism (Ans)

c) Radical Feminism

d) Egalitarianism

93) -----is a variety of third-wave feminism that seeks to embrace traditional concepts of femininity, including the sexual power of women, alongside feminist ideas

a)Amazon Feminism

b) Lipstick Feminism (Ans)

c) Cultural Feminism

d) Eco-Feminism

94) ---- emphasizes female physical prowess as a means to achieve the goal of gender equality

a)Amazon Feminism (Ans)

b) Lipstick Feminism

c) Socialist Feminism

d) Cultural Feminism

95) ----- is prejudice or discrimination based on a person's sex or gender


b) Sexism (Ans)

c) Gender

d) Racism

96) Reformist Feminism is also known as ------

a)Radical feminism

b) Socialist Feminism

c) Liberal Feminism (Ans)

d) Modern Feminism

97) -------, the view that there is a "female nature" or "female essence", attempts to revalue and redefine attributes ascribed to femaleness

a)Modern Feminism

b) Eco-Feminism

c) Cultural Feminism (Ans)

d) Amazon Feminism

98) ----- emphasizes the difference between women and men but considers that difference to be psychological, and to be culturally constructed rather than biologically innate.


b) Modern Feminism

c) Cultural Feminism (Ans)

d) Socialist Feminism

99) ------ is an unjust social system that is harmful to both men and women


b) Sexism

c) Patriarchy (Ans)

d) Division of Labour

100) 'Speculum of the Other Woman' written by------

a)Luce Irigaray (Ans)

b) Friedrich Engels

c) Ewa P?onowska Ziarek

d) Tina Chanter

101) 'Ethics of Sexual Difference' authored by-----

a)Tina Chanter

b) Kelly Oliver

c) Julia Kristeva

d) Luce Irigaray (Ans)

102) 'Women & Power: A Manifesto' written by-----

a)Mary Beard (Ans)

b) Julia Kristeva

c) H?l?ne Cixous

d) Catherine Cl?ment

103) The Third World Conference on Women took place in------

a)Nairobi (Ans)

b) Beijing

c) Mexico

d) Copenhagen

104) The Third Women World Conference on -----



c)1985 (Ans)


105) The Fourth World Conference on Women took place in------


b) Beijing (Ans)

c) Mexico

d) Copenhagen

106) The Fourth Women World Conference on -----


b)1995 (Ans)



107) Who is the Managing director, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise?

a)Vinita D. Gupta

b) Brij Sharma

c) Suneeta Reddy (Ans)

d) Dr. Preetha Reddy

108) Who is the Chairman and MD, Tractors and Farm Equipment?

a)Roshni Nadar

b) Kiran Shiv Nadar

c) Mallika Srinivasan (Ans)

d) Lakshmi Venu

109) Who was the first women Politician in India?

a)Sucheta Kripalani (Ans)

b) Indira Gandhi

c) V. S. Ramadevi

d) Supriya Sule

110) Who was the first female Cabinet Minister in India?

a)Indira Gandhi

b) Frances Perkins (Ans)

c) Amrit Kaur

d) Sucheta Kripalani

111) ----- Known as the Iron lady of India

a)Indira Gandhi (Ans)

b) Amrit Kaur

c) Pratibha Devisingh Patil

d) Meira Kumar

112) ----- is known as the 'Reluctant Politician in India?

a)Vasundhara Raje

b) Mayawati Das

c) Sushma Swaraj

d) Sonia Gandhi (Ans)

113) Which political leader is popularly known as didi?

a)Sushma Swaraj

b) Mayawati Das

c) Mamata Banerjee (Ans)

d) Vasundhara Raje

114) Who is known as the 'Nightingale of India'?

a) Sarojini Naidu (Ans)

b) Kishori Ravindra Amonkar

c) Usha Mangeshkar

d) Asha Bhosle

115) Who is the most respected female playback singer in India?

a)Lata Mangeshkar (Ans)

b) M S Subbulakshmi

c) Rita Ganguly

d) DK Pattammal

116) Who was the first woman vice-chancellor in history?

a)Louise Richardson (Ans)

b) Clara Barton

c) Emma Willard

d) Maria Montessori)

117) Who is the first woman sportsperson to be decorated with the Padma Vibhushan?

a)M.C. Mary Kom (Ans)

b) Laishram Sarita Devi

c) Nikhat Zareen

d) Pinki Rani Jangra

118) Who is the first Indian badminton player to win an Olympic medal?

a)Carolina Maria Marin

b) Saina Nehwal (Ans)

c) Jwala Gutta

d) Aya Ohori

119) Who is the first Indian woman boxer?

a)Manju Rani (Ans)

b) M.C. Mary Kom

c) Nikhat Zareen

d) Laishram Sarita Devi

120) Who is the first women IPS in India

a)Kiran Bedi (Ans)

b) Archana Ramasundaram

c) Meera Borwankar

d) Sonia Narang

121) -----the first Indian female physician in the year 1887

a)Anandibai Joshi (Ans)

b) Rukhmabai

c) Neelam Kler

d) Indira Hinduja

122) Who was first Indian woman to ride a motorbike from Kanyakumari to Kashmir?

a)Shila Dawre

b) Arunima Sinha

c) Roshini Sharma (Ans)

d) Arati Saha

123) ----is the first female amputee to climb Mount Everest

a)Arunima Sinha (Ans)

b) Mithali Raj

c) Anjali Gupta

d) Sarla Thakral

124) Who is known as "Woman of the Millennium"?

a)Pratibha Patil

b) Indira Gandhi (Ans)

c) Kalpana Chawla

d) Kiran Bedi

125) The fourth world conferences on took place in -----

a)Beijing (Ans)

b) Nairobi

c) Copenhagen

d) Mexico

126) The first world conference on women took place in the year----?



c)1975 (Ans)


127) Article---- prohibits discrimination against any citizen on the ground of sex.

a)Article 16

b) Article 15 (Ans)

c) Article 17

d) Article 18

128) ------the Kerala State Poverty Eradication Mission inaugurated by the Prime Minister, Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee


b) Kudumbashree (Ans)

c) One stop center

d) Ujjawala

129) The aim behind the establishment of Kudumbashree mission is ----

a)Poverty eradication (Ans)

b) Self-employment

c) Local participation

d) Economic Empowerment

130) When did Kudumbashree started in Kerala?


b) 17 May 1997

c) 17 May 1998 (Ans)

d) 17 May 1996

131) Kudumbasree was launched in?


b) Calicut

c) Kollam

d) Malappuram (Ans)

132) The Chairman of the governing body of Kudumbashree?

a)Chief Minister

b) Local self-government Minister (Ans)

c) Public affairs officer

d) Vanitha commission

133) The largest women movement in Asia?


b) The Gulabi Gang


d) Kudumbashree (Ans)

134) Children's Neighbourhood Groups?

a)Balasabha (Ans)

b) Aganwadi

c) Day care center

d) Nursery

135) Name the online platform launched by the Ministry of Women and Child Development to support women entrepreneurs?

a)Digital India

b) Mahila E-haat (Ans)

c) One Stop Centre Scheme

d) None of this

136) Women Helpline Scheme was launched in...

a)2015 (Ans)




137) Which of the following scheme provide education to girls and their welfare?


b) SWADHAR Scheme

c) Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (Ans)

d) One Stop Centre Scheme

138) Support to Training and Employment Programme for Women scheme is....


b) STEP (Ans)

c) Nari Shakti Puraskar

d) RMK

139) National Mission for Empowerment of Women was launched on:


b)15-Aug-2011 (Ans)



140) Which scheme promotes community participation through involvement of Students Volunteers for empowerment of rural women?


b) eSamvad Portal

c) Pradhan Mantri Mahila Shakti Kendra scheme (Ans)

d) She-Box Portal

141) Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana was launched in...


b)2010 (Ans)



142) -----is an initiative for meeting aspirations and needs of women entrepreneurs

a)Mahila E-Haat (Ans)

b) eSamvad Portal

c) She-Box Portal


143) -----Scheme for Prevention of trafficking and Rescue, Rehabilitation and Re-integration of Victims of Trafficking and Commercial Sexual Exploitation

a)Women Helpline Scheme


c) One Stop Centre

d) She-Box Portal

144) -----is a women Empowerment and Livelihoods Programme in the Mid Gangetic Plains


b) Priyadarshini (Ans)

c) Kudumbashree


145) -------is also known as the National Credit Fund for Women



c) RMK (Ans)


146) ------aim?s to improve the socio-economic status of the poor women in rural areas

a)DWCRA (Ans)

b) RMK



147) Who is the best-selling female author of all time?

a)Agatha Christie (Ans)

b) Toni Morrison

c) Willa Cather

d) Beverly Cleary

148) Who was the first women to win the best director?

a)Kathryn Ann Bigelow (Ans)

b) Sofia Carmina

c) Greta Celeste Gerwig

d) Lina Wertm?ller

149) Who was the first women to win Barat Ratna?

a)Mother Teresa

b) Indira Gandhi (Ans)

c) M. S Subhalakshmi

d) Lata Mangeshkar

150) Who was the first women win the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award?

a)Sakshi Malik

b) Karnam Malleswari (Ans)

c) Anjali Bhagwat

d) Deepa Malik

151) Who was the first women win Padma Shri?

a)Achamma Mathai

b) Bembem Devi (Ans)

c) Machani Somappa

d) Surya Kumar Bhuyan

152) ?How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.? This famous quote by ------

a)Jane Austen

b) Anne Frank (Ans)

c) Queen Elizabeth

d) Catherine the Great

153) ?I tell my story not because it is unique, but because it is the story of many girls.? Said by-----

a)Anne Frank

b) Malala Yousafzai (Ans)

c) Marie Curie

d) Queen Elizabeth

154) "Women are very desirous of their being placed on absolutely equal terms with men. We ask for neither more nor less than that.? By ----

a)Malala Yousafzai

b) Edith Cowan (Ans)

c) Amelia Earhart

d) Jane Austen

155) Who is known as ?The Virgin Queen? because she chose to marry her country instead of a man?

a)Queen Elizabeth I (Ans)

b) Catherine the Great

c) Maya Angelou

d) Queen Elizabeth II

156) Who coined the term radioactivity?

a)Marie Curie (Ans)

b) Lise Meitner

c) Charlotta Fr?lich

d) Nikola Tesla

157) -------was an English mathematician and the world?s first computer programmer

a)Lise Meitner

b) Ada Lovelace (Ans)

c) Nikola Tesla

d) Maya Angelou

158) What is the female Literacy rate in India?


b)65.5 (Ans)



159) Which State has highest female Literacy rate in India?


b) Kerala (Ans)

c) Rajasthan

d) Panjab

160) Which State has lowest female Literacy rate in India?

a)Rajasthan (Ans)

b) Uttar Pradesh

c) Tamil Nadu

d) Madhya Pradesh

161) Which Country has highest female Literacy rate?

a)San Marino (Ans)

b) Britten

c) Ireland

d) France

162) Which Country has lowest female Literacy rate?

a)Afghanistan (Ans)

b) Ethiopia

c) Benin

d) Pakistan

163) Female literacy rate of Kerala is-----


b)96.2% (Ans)



164) What is the Global Female Literacy rate?



c)82.7 (Ans)


165) ?Pragati Scholarship? an Educational support to Girl Child to pursue technical education has been launched by-----


b) MHRD (Ans)


d) Govt.of India

166) Fair and Lovely Scholarship promote and encourage-------

a)Undergraduate Education

b) Small scale business

c) Career Foundation (Ans)

d) Fashion Designing

167) CBSE merit scholarship scheme for-----

a)Academic excellence

b) Aeronautics Research

c) Minority communities

d) Single Girl Students (Ans)

168) The first female vice president of United States?

a)Karen Sue Pence

b) Kamala Devi Harris (Ans)

c) Hillary Clinton

d) Jill Tracy Biden

169) Who was the first women athlete to represent India in the Olympics?

a)P. T. Usha

b) Nilima Ghose (Ans)

c) Anju Bobby George

d) Heena Sidhu

170) The ----- Constitutional Amendment Act mandates 33.3% reservation for women in Panchayati Raj Institutions across the country.

a) 74th

b) 73rd (Ans)

c) 72nd

d) 71st

171) -------is the tendency to prefer one gender over another.

a)Gender discrimination

b) Gender bias (Ans)

c) Gender Inequality

d) Gender Difference

172) -------was enacted to remove gender discriminatory provisions in the Hindu Succession Act, 1956.

a)Hindu Succession Act 2005 (Ans)

b) Hindu succession act 2018

c) Hindu succession act 2006

d) Hindu succession act 2003

173) Who was the first journalist interviewed LTTE chief V. Prabhakaran?

a)Anita Pratap (Ans)

b) Gauri Lankesh

c) Shaili Chopra

d) Sweta Singh

174) A --------- is a financial intermediary committee usually composed of 10 to 20 local Members


b) Association

c) self-help group (Ans)

d) Organization

175) -------is a founder of and the chief operating officer of Facebook.

a)Sara Blakely

b) Shery Kara Sandberg (Ans)

c) Oprah Winfrey

d) Denise Coates

176) Who is the founder Nykaa?

a)Farah Nathani Menzies

b) Falguni Nayar (Ans)

c) Isha Choudhry

d) Khushboo Jain

177) What City has most the Transgender?


b) New York City (Ans)

c) Tokyo

d) Moscow

178) -----is an act of the Parliament of India with the objective to provide for protection of rights of transgender people, their welfare, and other related matters.

a)The Transgender Persons Act 2018

b) The Transgender Persons Act 2019 (Ans)

c)The Transgender Persons Act 2017

d)The Transgender Persons Act 2016

179) Transgender Welfare Equity and Empowerment Trust aims-----

a)The welfare of trans persons

b)The education of trans persons

c)The legal standing of trans persons

d)All the above (Ans)

180) Who is the first chairman of the National commission for women?

a)Jayanti Patnaik (Ans)

b) Rekha Sharma

c) Sugatha Kumari

d) M. C. Josephine

181) Who is Kerala Vanitha Commission Chairperson?

a)Adv. Tara M S

b) Usha Rani P

c) M. C. Josephine (Ans)

d) Sugatha Kumari

182) Who is the Chairperson of National Commission for Women?

a)Rekha Sharma (Ans)

b) Kamlesh Gautam

c) Chandramukhi Devi

d) Shyamala S. Kundar

183) The Headquarters of National Commission for Women is ----


b) Indore

c) New Delhi (Ans)

d) Kolkata

184) ------is a systematic methodology for examining the differences in roles and norms for women and men, girls and boys

a)Gender Segregation

b) Gender analysis (Ans)

c) Gender Ranking

d) Gender Bias

185) Gender Analysis Matrix (GAM), developed by------

a)Hirsi Ali

b) Rani Parker (Ans)

c) Audrey de Nazelle

d) Mary Daly

186) -------means preparing budgets or analyzing them from a gender perspective

a)Gender budgeting (Ans)

b) Gender analysis

c) Gender Audit

d) Gender Ranking