The following Multiple Choice Questions of Gender Studies have been collected from various sources. If you find any mistake please inform us.
1-BWOA stands for __________.
Black Women Organized for Action
2-NBFO stands for ___________.
National Black Feminist Organization
3-Thir Wave Feminism demanded _________.
4-Third Wave Feminism emerged in __________.
5-CSW stands for ___________.
Commission on the Status of Women
6-CSW was established in _________.
7-CSW was established by ___________.
United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)
8-UN First Conference on Women was held in __________.
9-United Nations First Conference On Women was held in the year _________.
10-Mexico City Conference led to the establishment of the __________ and ________.
11-INSTRAW stands for __________.
International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women
12-UNIFEM stands for ___________.
United Nations Development Fund for Women
13-CEDAW stands for _____________.
Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Discrimination Against Women
14-CEDAW was adopted by the General Assembly in ________
15-CEDAW is commonly called as ___________.
The Bill Of Rights For Women
16-The Bill Of Rights For Women now legally binds ____________ countries.
17-The World Conference of 1985 of Nairobi is considered as ___________.
The Birth Of Global Feminism
18-The Fourth World Conference on Women was held in ________ in _________.
19-According to various surveys, under the capitalist system, women’s current average earning ratio is _______ to ______ earning of men.
$ 0.77, $ 1
20-Modernization theory has evolved in ________________ waves.
21-The first wave appeared in the ______ and _________.
22-The second wave of modernization theory appeared in _______ and ________.
23-The second wave of modernization theory is a part of the __________ theory.
24-The third wave of modernization theory emerged in ___________.
25-Modernization theory is largely based on the view that to develop means to become _________ by adopting ___________ and __________.
Modern, Western values, Social institutions
26-The modern World-Systems Theory originated around ________.
27-The World Systems Theory was developed by sociologist _________________.
28-According to World System Theory, core countries are ____________ countries.
29-Peripheral countries, according to World System Theory are ______________ rich countries.
Labour and raw materials
30-Peripheral countries are also commonly referred as _____________ countries.
31-Countries that are midway between the core and periphery are called ___________.
32-Semi-peripheries countries come into existence both from _________ and _________.
Developing peripheries, Declining cores
33-Historical examples of Semi-peripheries are ___________ and ___________.
34-Dependency theory explains how a ___________ and ___________ nations interact.
35-Dependency theory was formulated in _________ in a direct challenge to __________ economic policies of the post-War era.
1950s, Free Market
36-Strain Theory discusses _________ due to the forceful prevention of people from their _______ goals.
Deviance, Culturally approved
37-People who accept the goals and institutionalized means, set by their society for them are called __________.
38- _________ are those who ________ goals set by the society but ________ the usual ways of achieving them.
Innovators, Accept, Reject
39-Ritualists ________ cultural goals but still ________ the institutionalized means of achieving them.
40-Retreatists _______ cultural goals as well as the __________ means of achieving them.
41-Rebels not only reject culturally approved goals and the means of achieving them but they ______ them with __________.
Replace, Their Own Goals
42-WID stands for ____________.
Women In Development
43-The term Women In Development was first coined in ___________ by a ________ network of female development professionals.
The early of 1970s, Washington-based
44-WID is associated with the wide range of _______ concerning _______ in the _________ domain.
Activities, Women, Development
45-According to WID, modernization instead of ________ appeared to be contributing to the _______ of their position.
Improving women’s status and rights, Deterioration
46-One of the important demand of the Feminist under WID in United States was ____________ opportunities for women.
47-WID advocates were also highlighting women’s role in ____________. For this purpose they were presenting ________ economist, ________ work, who had highlighted women’s role in the _____________ economy.
Economic development, Danish, Ester Boserup, Sub-Saharan agricultural
48-WAD stands for _____________.
Women And Development
49-WAD focuses mainly on _________ and ___________.
50-GAD stands for __________.
Gender And Development
51-GAD focuses on __________ basis of differences between men and women.
52-SAPs stands for _____________.
Structural Adjustment Programmes
53-World Bank for the first time gave Pakistan assistance of $ 25 million in __________.
54-CEDAW stands for ______________.
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women
55-The word ‘‘Suffragette’’ was first used in an article in a British newspaper in ___________.
56-The very initial purpose of the women’s suffrage movement was the gaining of the ___________.
Right of vote
57-ICW stands for _____________.
International Council of Women
58-ICW was formed in ________ by ____________.
1888, International women’s rights organization
59-IWSA stands for _____________.
International Woman Suffrage Alliance
60-IWSA was formed by ____________ and ___________ in ____________.
Millicent Fawcett, Carrie Chapman Catt, 1904
61-The first country which grant national level voting right to women was the self-governing British colony of _________ which passed the Electoral Bill in _____________.
New Zealand, September 1893
62-The British colony of South Australia granted full suffrage in ________ giving women the right to vote and to stand for parliament.
63-Britain’s Parliament passed the Eligibility of Women Act in __________________ which allowed women to be elected to Parliament.
64-Ten years later (in 1928), the Representation of the People Act granted women the right to _______ in Britain.
65-Spain granted women the right to vote in __________.
66-France granted women the right to vote in ___________.
67-Belgium, Italy, Romania and Yugoslavia granted women the right to vote in ________.
68-The suffrage movement in United States gained prominence after the _________________ in __________.
Seneca Falls Convention, 1848
69-Woman’s National Loyal League was formed in ________________ by __________ and __________.
1863, Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton
70-NWSA stands for ___________________.
National Woman Suffrage Association
71-AWSA stands ________________________.
American Woman Suffrage Association
72-NAWSA stands for _____________________.
National American Women Suffrage Association
73- NAWSA was formed in ___________ by merging _______________ and _______________.
1890, NWSA, AWSA
74-Congressional Union was formed in_______ by _________ and _____________.
1914, Alice Paul, Lucy Burns
75-In 1916 the Congressional Union was renamed as ___________.
National Woman’s Party (NWP)
76-The widely reserved minimum percentage of women representation in any parliament is _______________.
77-As of 1st May 2015 report, the percentage of female parliamentarians around the world stood at __________.
78-_____________ has the highest number of women parliamentarians worldwide.
79-In Rwanda, women have _________ seats in lower house.
80-Gender is a term refers to _____________________ distinction between males and females.
Social and cultural
81-Today we have ___________ women parliamentarians in the 12th legislature of Pakistan which make _________ of the total representation in National parliament.
Seventy four, 21.64%
82-GBV stands for ___________.
Gender Based Violence
83-VAW stands for _____________.
Violence Against Women
84-CEDAW stands for __________________.
UN Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women
85-CEDAW was adopted by the UN in _____________.
86-DEVAW stands for _______________.
UN Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women
87-DEVAW was adopted by the UN in ________.
88-The Psychopathology Theory put stress on the ________ of men who abuses their wives.
89-According to Learned Behaviour Theory the violence conducted by men and beard by the women depend upon ________.
Their learning in the family
90-According to Loss of Control theory gendered societal expectation prevented men from expressing anger and frustration which at some stage result in the ____________.
Loss of control
91-According to Learned Helplessness theory, women stay in abusive relationships because constant abuse strips them of the _______ to leave.
92-According to Cycle Of Violence Theory men did not express their frustration and anger because they had been taught ___________.
Not to show their feelings
93-According to Family/Relationship Conflict Model woman’s behaviour contributes to the _________ in the family.
94-According to Power And Control Wheel Theory the purpose of violence is to exert __________ and _________ over woman.
95-DAIP stands for _______________.
Domestic Abuse Intervention Project
96-Pakistan ranks _______ out of ___________ countries in the Gender Empowerment Measure of 2011.
97-According to 2011 Gender Inequality Index Pakistan stands ______ out of ______ countries.
98-According to an estimated value __________ women become a victim of rape in her lifetime.
One out of every five
99-About ____________ of the estimated 500,000 to 2 million annually trafficked people includes women.
100-According to United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), annually _______ women become victims of honour killing worldwide.