Assertion (A): Gender division is a form of hierarchical social division.

Reason (R): It is seen everywhere, but is rarely recognized.

 

Answer:

So, the correct answer is (a)

Explanation:

  • Gender division tends to be understood as natural and unchangeable.
  • However, it is not based on biology but on social expectations and stereotypes.

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  • Assertion: Gender division is a form of hierarchical social division. This is true.
  • Reason: It is seen everywhere, but is rarely recognized. This is true.
  • Gender division is a form of hierarchical social division which can be seen everywhere, but is rarely recognised. So the reason is the correct explanation of assertion.

So,

  • Assertion is true
  • Reasoning is true
  • Reasoning is the correct explanation of assertion.

Thus, the correct answer is (a).

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