Human Rights: Definition & Categories


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What are human rights?

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1. Who wrote the Universal Declaration of Human Rights?

2. Which category do the following rights fall under: Right to not be afraid of harm, right to never be subjected to torture, right to never be sold into slavery.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet combination will display your knowledge of human rights. The quiz will include different categories of human rights and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • The definition of human rights
  • The right to legal equality
  • Fundamental human right

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding human rights
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the right to not be afraid of harm and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more about human rights, review the lesson called Human Rights: Definition & Categories. This lesson covers the following topics objectives:

  • Identify the Articles that outline human rights
  • Explain equal protection under the law
  • Explores the right to political participation
  • Identify when the Declaration of Human Rights was written