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Goyal Brothers Prakashan solutions for Class 9 ICSE History and Civics chapter 3 - Local Self-Government: Urban Local Institutions [Latest edition]

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Chapter 3: Local Self-Government: Urban Local Institutions

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Exercises

Goyal Brothers Prakashan solutions for Class 9 ICSE History and Civics Chapter 3 Local Self-Government: Urban Local Institutions Exercises

Exercises | Q 1

By whom are the members of a City Corporation (Municipal Corporation) elected?

Exercises | Q 2

Who is elected head of a Municipal Corporation? OR Name the Presiding Officer of a Municipal Corporation.

Exercises | Q 3

Mention any two functions of the Mayor of a City Corporation.

Exercises | Q 4

Who is the Chief Executive (Administrative) Officer of a Municipal Corporation?

Exercises | Q 5

Mention one obligatory and one discretionary function of a Municipal Corporation (or a Municipality).

Exercises | Q 6

What is an important function of a Municipal Corporation (or a Municipality) in the field of education?

Exercises | Q 7

Name two local self-governing institutions in the urban areas.

Exercises | Q 8

Who is elected Head (or Presiding Officer) of a Municipality?

Exercises | Q 9

Mention any two limitations in efficient working of local self-governments.

Exercises | Q 10

In which urban area is a Notified Area Committee constituted? Why is it so called?

Exercises | Q 11

Name the local body (authority) in an area where the armed forces personnel are living.

Exercises | Q 12

Under whose administrative control does a Cantonment Board function?

Exercises | Q 13

By whom are the Cantonment Boards funded?

Exercises | Q 14

What is the main function of a Port Trust?

Exercises | Q 15

What is the main function of an Improvement Trust?

Exercises | Q 16

Mention any two defects in the working of a local self­ government institutions.

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Structured Questions

Goyal Brothers Prakashan solutions for Class 9 ICSE History and Civics Chapter 3 Local Self-Government: Urban Local Institutions Structured Questions

Structured Questions | Q 1.1

With regard to the Municipal Corporation answer the following question:
What is meant by the Municipal Corporation?

Structured Questions | Q 1.2

With regard to the Municipal Corporation answer the following question:
What are the functions of a Mayor of a Corporation?

Structured Questions | Q 2.1

Describe the functions of a Municipal Corporation regarding:
Public Health and Sanitation.

Structured Questions | Q 2.2

Describe the functions of a Municipal Corporation regarding:
Electricity and Water Supply.

Structured Questions | Q 2.3

Describe the functions of a Municipal Corporation regarding:
Education and Sports.

Structured Questions | Q 2.4

Describe the functions of a Municipal Corporation regarding:
Public Works.

Structured Questions | Q 2.5

Describe the functions of a Municipal Corporation regarding:
Record of Births and Deaths.

Structured Questions | Q 3

Describe the Discretionary Functions of a Municipal Corporation.

Structured Questions | Q 4.1

With regard to a Municipality (Municipal Committee) answer the following question:
What is meant by a Municipal Committee?

Structured Questions | Q 4.2

With regard to a Municipality (Municipal Committee) answer the following question:
What are the three Discretionary functions of a Municipal Committee?

Structured Questions | Q 4.3

With regard to a Municipality (Municipal Committee) answer the following question:
What are the three Obligatory functions of a Municipal Committee?

Structured Questions | Q 5.1

With regard to the composition of a Municipality(Municipal Committee), answer the following question:
How are the members of a Municipality elected?

Structured Questions | Q 5.2

With regard to the composition of a Municipality(Municipal Committee), answer the following question:
Who can be elected as Members of the Board (Council)?

Structured Questions | Q 5.3

With regard to the composition of a Municipality(Municipal Committee), answer the following question:
Who presides over the meeting of a Municipal Board and what are his powers and responsibilities?

Structured Questions | Q 6.1

With regard to the functions and sources of income of a Municipality, answer the following question;

What are the functions of a Municipal Committee?

Structured Questions | Q 6.2

With regard to the functions and sources of income of a Municipality, answer the following question:

What are the sources of income of a Municipality?

Structured Questions | Q 7.1

Although a legal framework for delegating Power to the People has been established, it is yet to be given an iron content. Explain briefly the limitations inefficient working of local self-governments under the following headline:
Unethical means adopted in elections

Structured Questions | Q 7.2

Although a legal framework for delegating Power to the People has been established, it is yet to be given an iron content. Explain briefly the limitations inefficient working of local self-governments under the following headline:
Low rate of Literacy

Structured Questions | Q 7.3

Although a legal framework for delegating Power to the People has been established, it is yet to be given an iron content. Explain briefly the limitations inefficient working of local self-governments under the following headline:
Suppressed position of rural women

Structured Questions | Q 8.1

There are many defects in the working of local self ­government institutions. Analyse them under the following headline:
Communal and caste factors.

Structured Questions | Q 8.2

There are many defects in the working of local self ­government institutions. Analyse them under the following headline:

Role of Money in Elections

Structured Questions | Q 8.3

There are many defects in the working of local self ­government institutions. Analyse them under the following headline:

Paucity of funds.

Structured Questions | Q 9.1

Describe the shortcomings (limitations inefficient working) of the Panchayati Raj System with reference to the following:
Unethical Means adopted in elections

Structured Questions | Q 9.2

Describe the shortcomings (limitations inefficient working) of the Panchayati Raj System with reference to the following:
Poverty and Illiteracy in the country

Structured Questions | Q 9.3

Describe the shortcomings (limitations inefficient working) of the Panchayati Raj System with reference to the following:
Communal trends in voting.

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Additional Questions Short Answer Questions

Goyal Brothers Prakashan solutions for Class 9 ICSE History and Civics Chapter 3 Local Self-Government: Urban Local Institutions Additional Questions Short Answer Questions

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 1

Define the term Urban area.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 2

Mention any two salient features of the Constitution (74th Amendment Act), 1992.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 3

How is a Municipal Corporation set up?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 4

Who is known as Mayor? State one of his most important functions?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 5

Who is the Municipal Commissioner? How is he appointed?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 6

Name one compulsory and one optional function of the Municipal Corporation

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 7

What is known as Municipal Committee? Who is its head?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 8

Who is the Chief Executive Officer of a Municipal Committee?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 9

Give two points of difference between a Municipal Committee and a Municipal Corporation.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 10

State one important function of a Municipal Committee.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 11

Name the self-government body in an area having military establishment.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 12

What is the minimum age to be eligible to stand for Municipal Elections?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 13

Give one point of difference between a Town area Committee and the Notified Area Committee

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 14

Where can you find a Cantonment Board? How is a Cantonment Board set llP?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 15

What is known as Improvement Trust?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 16

What are the functions of the Improvement Trust?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 17

Differentiate between Local Self-Government and Local Government.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 18

Mention any two advantages of Local Self-Government.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 19

What is meant by Three-tier system of Panchayati Raj?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 20

Name any two institutions of Local Self-Government in rural areas.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 21

Explain the term ‘Gram Sabha’.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 22

Mention any two functions of a Gram Sabha.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 23

Who elects the members of a Gram Panchayat?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 24

What is the Head of a Village Panchayat called?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 25

Name any two ex-officio members of a Gram Panchayat.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 26

Mention any two Civic and Welfare functions of a Gram Panchayat

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 27

Mention any two Developmental functions of a Gram Panchayat.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 28

Mention any two Regulatory or General Administrative functions of a Village Panchayat.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 29

What is the function of a Nyaya Panchayat?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 30

Mention any two sources of income of a Gram Panchayat.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 31

Name the intermediate level institution of the Panchayati Raj.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 32

Who are the ex-officio members of a Panchayat Samiti?

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 33

Mention any two Civic and Development functions of a Panchayat Samiti.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 34

Mention any two Supervisory functions of a Panchayat Samiti.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 35

Give two sources of income of a Panchayat Samiti.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 36

Name the highest organ of the Panchayati Raj institutions at the district level.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 37

Mention any two Civic and Welfare functions of a Zila Parishad.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 38

Mention any two Supervisory functions of a Zila Parishad.

Additional Questions Short Answer Questions | Q 39

Give two sources of income of a Zila Parishad.

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Long Answer Questions

Goyal Brothers Prakashan solutions for Class 9 ICSE History and Civics Chapter 3 Local Self-Government: Urban Local Institutions Long Answer Questions

Long Answer Questions | Q 1.1

With reference to Municipal Corporation, answer the following question:

State its composition.

Long Answer Questions | Q 1.2

With reference to Municipal Corporation, answer the following question:

State the functions of the Mayor.

Long Answer Questions | Q 1.3

With reference to Municipal Corporation, answer the following question:

State the functions of the Corporation.

Long Answer Questions | Q 2.1

Give the role of the following in the Municipal Corporation,

General Council of the Corporation

Long Answer Questions | Q 2.2

Give the role of the following in the Municipal Corporation.

Standing Committees.

Long Answer Questions | Q 2.3

Give the role of the following in the Municipal Corporation.

Municipal Commissioner.

Long Answer Questions | Q 3.1

With regard to the working of a Municipal Corporation answer the following question.

Giving examples, state how are compulsory functions distinguished from optional functions.

Long Answer Questions | Q 3.2

With regard to the working of a Municipal Corporation answer the following question:

What organizational system exists for carrying out these functions?

Long Answer Questions | Q 4.1

With regards to the municipal corporation:

Distinguish between Municipal Corporation and Municipal Committee.

Long Answer Questions | Q 4.2

With regards to the municipal corporation:

Describe the three wings of the Municipal Committee.

Long Answer Questions | Q 5.1

Give a brief account of the following local self­ government bodies:

Town Area Committee.

Long Answer Questions | Q 5.2

Give a brief account of the following local self­ government bodies:

Notified Area Committee.

Long Answer Questions | Q 5.3

Give a brief account of the following local self­ government bodies:

Cantonment Board.

Long Answer Questions | Q 6.1

With regard to the functions  of a Municipality, answer the following question:
What are the functions of a Municipal Committee?

Long Answer Questions | Q 6.2

With regard to the  sources of income of a Municipality, answer the following question:
What are the sources of income of a Municipality?

Long Answer Questions | Q 7.1

There are many defects in the working of local self ­government institutions. Analyse them under the following headline:

Role of Money in Elections

Long Answer Questions | Q 7.2

There are many defects in the working of local self ­government institutions. Analyse them under the following headline:

Paucity of funds.

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Chapter 3: Local Self-Government: Urban Local Institutions

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