i. There are eight major religions in the world.
ii. The upper castes acted in ways, which did not give the so-called "untouchables" the same rights as they enjoyed.
iii. People form certain attitudes and opinions about others who are not like them.
iv. We have more than 1600 languages that are people's mother tongues.
i. Dr Ambedkar had also fought for the rights of the Dalits. True
ii. There are more than a thousand dance forms. False
iii. We feel safe and secure with people who look, talk, dress and think like us. True
iv. Government jobs are open to all people. True
Ans. “Don't cry. You are a boy. Boys are brave, they don't cry."
Ans. There are eight major religions in the world.
Ans. They are brave and they don't cry.
Ans. Prejudice means to judge other people negatively or see them as inferior.
Ans. Equality of all persons is seen as a key value that unites us all as Indians.
Ans. The government refers to this group of people as Scheduled Castes (SC).
Ans. A person who is discriminated against might feel insulted, humiliated and hurtful.
Ans. Mahar is one of the communities which were treated as untouchables in the Bombay Presidency.
Ans. The groups who were placed at the bottom of the ladder were seen as unworthy and called "untouchables".
Ans. Stereotype means fixing something into an image that society creates around us.
Ans. Dr. B.R. Ambedkar was the first person from Dalit community to go to England for higher education.
Ans. Discrimination is making a distinction in favor of or against, a person based on the group, class, or category.
Ans. Diversity is not always celebrated because we feel safe and secure with people who look, talk, dress and think like us.
Ans. The first page of the Constitution clearly states that all Indians are entitled to equality of status and opportunity.
Ans. Dr. B.R. Ambedkar was the chairman of Drafting Committee of the Constituent Assembly.
Ans. Poverty amongst Muslims is an important reason why Muslim girls do not attend school or drop out from school after a few years.
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