UPSC General Studies Sample Paper General Studies Sample Paper-3

  • question_answer
    The universal declaration of human rights was adopted by the UN General Assembly in 1948. This declaration consists of 30 Articles which can be divided into four parts. Consider these statements about the four parts.
    1. The first two articles contain the basic principles underlying all human rights.
    2. Articles 3 to 21 consist of civil and political rights.
    3. Articles 22 to 27 contain economic, social and cultural rights.
    4. The last 3 articles specify the context within which all the human rights are to be enjoyed.
    Which of the statements given above are correct?

    A)  1, 2 and 3                    

    B)  1, 3 and 4

    C)  2 and 4           

    D)  All of these

    Correct Answer: D

    Solution :

    [d] This declaration represents the first international 5'ryession of human rights of which all human beings are entitled. It is described as the 'International Magna Carta'. Human rights are those rights to which all humans are entitled merely by virtue of being humans. They are the inalienable and inviolable rights of all human beings. They derive from the inherent dignity of human beings. They are essential for human survival and human development.

You need to login to perform this action.
You will be redirected in 3 sec spinner