NCERT Politics Science Class 10 Chapter 3 Political Parties CBSE Board Sample Problems Very Short Answer (For CBSE, ICSE, IAS, NET, NRA 2022)

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Question

A group of people who come together to contest elections and hold power in the government is called a________

Solution

Political party

Question

________was founded in 1980 by reviving in the erstwhile Bhartiya Jan Sangh.

Solution

BJP

Question

What are the main components of political parties?

Solution

The leaders, the active members and the followers

Question

Why one-party political system is not considered a good option in democratic system?

Solution

One-party system is not considered a good option in democratic system because voters are not offered any choice at the time of voting.

Question

Name any national political parties along with their symbols.

Solution

  • Indian National Congress โ€” symbol: hand, palm facing the people
  • Bhartiya Janata Party โ€” symbol: a lotus
  • Bahujan Samaj Party โ€” symbol: an elephant (ANY ONE)

Question

In Britain thereีšs very little difference between these two main parties. Name them.

Solution

Labour Party and Conservative Party

Question

Name the national party that was formed in 1999 following a split with the Congress Party.

Solution

Nationalist Congress Party

Question

Give two examples of countries having a Two Party System.

Solution

United States of America and United Kingdom

Question

What is a political party? Mention its main components.

Solution

  • A political party is a group of people who come together to contest elections and form the government if they win the election.
  • Parties reflect fundamental divisions in society and are about a part of society. Thus they involve partisanship. A party is known by which part it stands for, which policies it supports and whose interests it supports.
  • Its main components are: the leaders, the active members and the followers.

Question

Name six National Political Parties of India,

Solution

  • Indian National Congress
  • Bharatiya Janata Party
  • Bahujan Samaj Party
  • Communist Party of India
  • Communist Party of India (Marxist)
  • Nationalist Congress Party

Question

Who was the founder of the Bhaujan Samaj Party?

Solution

Kanshi Ram