Gender Studies MCQs Part III
1 Attributes associated with girls and women are called
2 Androgynous are those people who exhibits combination of both
Masculine and feminine characteristics
3 Discrimination that a person face on the basis of gender is called
4 When the term empowerment became popular?
In the mid of 1980’s (especially in reference to women)
5 In gender studies what does empowerment mean?
Giving women power and authority equal to that of men
6 Where empoerment for women begins?
7 What is Gender Mainstreaming?
Public policy concept of assessing the different implications of different action policies for Men and women
8 The concept of gender mainstreaming was first proposed in the year of
9 When the concept of gender mainstreaming was given?
At Third World Conference on Women
10 Gender analysis uncovers what?
Gender relations effects on a development problem
11 Gender analysis aims at what?
Achieve Equity rather than Equality
12 Women’s Studies was an offshoot of which wave of feminism?
13 Gender Studies came into being after which wave of feminism?
14 Women studies is older than
15 What Gender Studies include?
Women’s Studies plus other things
16 Gender Studies discuss men as equally as
17 Women’s Studies discuss whom for most of the time?
18 What is Women’s Studies?
‘‘An education strategy for change’’
19 Women’s Studies owe its existence to what?
Women’s Liberation Movement
20 What Gender Studies include?
Women’s Studies, Men’s Studies, LGBT
21 What does LGBT stand for?
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender
22 What does Bisexual mean?
Having characteristics of both sexes
23 What Transgender means?
A person whose identity and gender differs from birth sex
24 The first National Women’s Studies Association conference was held in the year
25 In Pakistan, Gender Studies in universities is taught on which pattern?
Europe and other countries