There is a raging controversy in Kerala about the question paper for the mid term examination in the Government higher secondary schools. The question papers are set by teachers’ affiliated to the communist unions.
In the mid-term Plus 1 examination, students were asked to comment on the media coverage of the death of Mercy Ravi, suggesting that the death was overplayed because she had been rich and influential.
There was also a suggestion that students write to the editor, protesting against the lopsided treatment of news, giving `undue’ importance to the death. (of the Federal Minister’s wife).
The congress affiliated teachers union could come out with the following question paper to counter their communist counterparts.
Write an essay on one of the following.
(1). Explain why communist parties constantly agitate for increased wages when according to the Dus Capital workers are not to be paid anything more than what is necessary for their daily sustenance.
(2). According to the communist manifesto all land belongs to the state. Then why do the communist parties support redistribution of land to the landless?
(3). Why is it said that communism is the offspring of jealousy?
( Anyone who answers all questions satisfactorily will be promoted to Std.XII immediately).