SSC History Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-5

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    Direction: Following item consists of two statements, one labelled as 'Assertion (A) ' and the other as 'Reason (R)'. You are to examine these two statements carefully and select the answers to these items using the code given below:
    Assertion (A) : When Goa was integrated into India, the action was supported by USSR in the United Nations.
    Reason (R): USSR Waited to wean India away from NAM.

    A)  Both A and R are individually true and R is the correct explanation of A

    B)  Both A and R are individually true but R is not the correct explanation of A

    C)  A is true but R is false

    D)  A is false but R is true

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    [c] In the Security Council the Soviet Union supported India's position on Kashmir and in Goa and vetoed unacceptable resolution moved by the Western countries. Aftermath of the 2nd World War there was a turmoil and the world was divided into a bipolar world one under the USA and the other under the USSR. It was at this context, NAM (Non alignment Movement) was devised by Jawaharlal Nehru. It was a dynamic concept which meant not committing to any of the power bloc but taking an independent stand on international issues according to the merits of each case.

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