Feminist Theories Past Papers


Subject: Feminist Theories

Time Allowed: 10 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 10

NOTE: Attempt this Paper on this Question Sheet only. Please encircle the correct option. Division of marks is given in front of each question. This Paper will be collected back after expiry of time limit mentioned above.


Part-I Encircle the right answer, cutting and overwriting is not allowed. (10)

1. Patriarchy as a political institution’ the idea was given by Kate Millet in her book:
a) Feminine Mystique b) Sexual Politics
¢) Vindication of the rights of women d) All of the above
2. “The Vindication of the Rights of Women” (1792) written by:
a) Virginia Wool 4) Betty Frieden
c) Marry Wollstonecraft d) Simone De Beauvoir
3. Which country first gave the right to vote to women in 1893.
a) New Zealand b) Australia
c) Canada d) None of them
4. Marxist feminism claim that.
a) Ignore race and class in feminism b) Don’t ignore race and class in feminism
c) Ignore patriarchy d) All of the above.
5. Gender division of labor and private sphere of women should be valued:
a) Socialist feminism b) Liberal Feminism
c) Radical Feminism d) Marxist Feminism



Subject: Feminist Theories

Time Allowed: 2 Hours 45 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 50



Part-II Give short answers, Each answer carries equal marks. (20)

Q#1: Writes features of Socialist feminism.

Q#2: Explain the feminist movement in Pakistan.

Q#3: Explain the emerging issues highlighted by Postmodern Feminism.

Q#4: Describe Eco-feminism?


Part-III Give brief answers, Each answer carries equal marks. (30)

Q#1: Write in detail about the main features of Liberal Feminism.

Q#2: Define Islamic Feminism. Explain how Islamic feminists have advocated gender equality in the light of Quran and Sunnah.

Q#3: Write note about any two Pakistani feminists from whom you are inspired.