Tuesday 22 December 2020

25. Gender – Inequality


25. Gender – Inequality


I. Answer the following questions in 1-15 words.

1. What do you understand by gender inequality?

2. What do you know about Gender?

 3. Do you consider your sister equal to you?

 4. Tell a point where women are discriminated?

5. Can education help to reduce gender inequality?

6. Does Indian traditions encourage the gender inequality?

II. Answer the following question 50-60 words;

1. Give three points of gender inequality in the social field.

2. Write in brief the gender inequality in the economic sphere.

3. Give two factors which help to continue gender inequality.

4. Give reasons why women should be given equal rights.

5. What steps are taken by Indian Government to improve the status of women?

III. Fill in the blanks:

1. Gender Inequality is----- problem.

2. Male and female are---------- treated equally.

3.  -----------is the first social unit.

4. Girls are mainly trained for---------- affairs.

5. Swami Dayanand was women--------- equality.

6.  ----------Is that where for want of a male child, girls infants are killed before their birth.

7. While providing meal to discrimination is made

IV. True/False:


1. Family is the first social unit

2. Girls don't have equal opportunities of education.

3. Indian women are not suffering from gender inequality.

4. Our society accepts remarriage of a widow gracefully.

5. Sati System and child marriage is prohibited by law. Etrii.1111431)

V. Multiple Choice Question:

1. Which Social reformer got the law passed against Sati System from the British?

(1) Swami Dayanand Sarswati (2) Ishwar Chand Vidya Sagar (3) Raja Ram mohan Rai

2. Write the percentage of school-going girls in society today.

(1) 43% (2) 45% (3) 65%

3. Which age is legalized for girl's marriage in Indian Society?

(1) 21 year (2) 15 year (3) 18 year


Discuss the Gender inequality with your teacher. Describe the situation in your home and tell how can you help to reduce women equality.