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Duties of a Citizen

Being a citizen, we have many duties and responsibilities to be fulfilled. We live in a society so we also have duties of a society which is also considered as the work of a people towards the society. Each and every people have duties like parents have duties towards their children, teacher has duties toward their students, the army has duties towards their nation, likewise engineers, pilot, doctor, and so on. But the duties of a citizen are divided into three types they are as follow:

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Moral Duty
Moral duty is related towards our behaviors. It is performed by all citizens from children to old in their daily life activities on their own will. It helps people to be honest, sincere, kind and helpful. All the thing we do in our daily life like respecting elders, loving juniors, helping needed people, showing moral in the society etc are regarded as the moral duty. Creating friendly environment among friends, family, and other people is also regarded as a moral duty.

Legal Duty
The legal duties are made by a government for its citizens. Law and rules formulated by the government come under the legal duties which help people to use rights. The government provides equal rights and law to all the citizens of a nation so, it is the duty of all citizens to obey the law and work under the law of government. Legal duty makes people complete or fulfills their responsibilities and duties towards their life and a nation.

Civic Duty
Civic duty is the main duty of a citizen to run and develop the nation. All the peace and prosperity of a country should maintain by citizens. Citizens should obey the rules and law of a government and should pay the tax on time to run the government as well as a country. It is the major duty of a citizen to pay a tax on time. Citizens are the base to formed the government and run it. The administrative of a government is run by the tax paid by the citizens. Paying tax, VAT, contributing positive changes in the welfare of a nation are some example of a civic duty.



  • Being citizens we have many duties and responsibilities to be fulfilled. 
  • Moral duty is related towards our behaviours.
  •  Law and rules formulated by the government come under the legal duties which help people to use rights. 
  • Civic duty is the main duty of a citizen to run and develop the nation. 
  • Paying tax, VAT, contributing positive changes in the welfare of a nation are some example of a civic duty. 
  • Moral duty helps people to be honest, sincere, kind and helpful.  

 

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Very Short Questions

The duties of students in their school are as follow: 

  • We should respect our teachers.
  • We should obey and do  the given homework on time.
  • We should be friendly toward our friends.

Duty is a moral and a legal responsibility which a people need to do on time. Examining the patients and advising them medicine is the duty of a doctor which is one of the example of duty. 

The list of civil duties are as follow: 

  • Paying tax
  • Paying VAT
  • Contributing positive changes in the welfare of a nation etc.

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  • To obey the parents is under ______ duty.

    moral
    legal
    civic 
    fundamental 
  • Casting vote is under ______ duty. 

    moral
    fundamental
    legal
    civic
  • Paying tax is under ______ duty.

    moral
    fundamental
    legal
    civic 
  • Being citizens we have many duties and responsibilities to be ______ .

    fulfilled 
    enjoy
    exercise
    earn
  • There are ______ types of duty.

    4
    2
    5
    3
  • Moral duty is related towards our ______ .

    behaviours
    duty
    work
    rights
  • The legal duties are made by a ______  for its citizens.

    people
    team
    army
    government
  • All the peace and prosperity of a country should maintain by ______ .

    police
    citizens
    government
    army
  • Citizens are the ______  to formed the government and run it.

    base
    helps 
    examples
    work
  • The administrative of a government is run by the ______ paid by the citizens.

    income
    revenue 
    salary
    tax
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