Andhra Pradesh PSC: Political Science MCQs (Practice-Test 50 of 150)

  1. Which of the following features are common between the erstwhile USSR and India?

    1. Both the unions are sovereign.

    2. The states in both the countries are sovereign.

    3. The states can secede from the union.

    4. The territories of the states can be altered with their consent.

    Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 4

    2. 1, 3 and 4

    3. 1, 2, 3 and 4

    4. 2, 3 and 4

  2. Match List I with List 2 and select the correct answer from the codes given below the lists

    List-I List-II
    1. British crown

    2. Determinate authority

    3. Pluralism

    4. Absolute Sovereignty

    1. F. M. Maitland

    2. Titular Sovereign

    3. Hobbes

    4. Austin

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
  3. Which one of the following is correct? Theories of Nature of State Statements regarding Nature of State

    1. Idealist State will wither away

    2. Mechanistic State is an association of associations

    3. Legal State has a fictitious Personality

    4. Organic State is the objectification of world spirit

  4. The two lists given below contain the types of party system and their broad nature. Match List I with List 2 and select the correct answer from the codes given below the lists

    List-I List-II
    1. Multi-party System

    2. One Party Dominant System

    3. Two Party System

    4. One Party System

    1. Contrary to democratic principles

    2. Limits freedom of choice

    3. Makes Legislature more representative

    4. Leads to democratic stability

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
  5. In the context of Political department, match List I with List II and select the correct answer from the codes given below the lists

    List-I (Explanation) List-II (Context)
    1. Functionally specific, non-astrictive structures

    2. Opposition of over simplification of society as undifferentiated

    3. Limited prospects of employment of marginal

    4. Astrictive, particularistic, diffuse pattern

    1. Under-development

    2. Pluralistic approach

    3. Agrarian society

    4. Industrial society

    5. Development society

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
  6. Match list 1 with List 2 and select the correct answer from the codes given below the lists

    List-I List-II
    1. John Locke

    2. Thomas Hare

    3. Hamilton

    4. AV Dicey

    5. Adam Simth

    1. Federal Government

    2. Separation of Powers

    3. Rule of Law

    4. Laissez-faire

    5. Proportional Representation

    6. General Will

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
    • E
      • 2
      • 5
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 5
      • 1
      • 3
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 6
      • 5
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
  7. Match List I with List 2 and select the correct answer from the codes given below the lists

    List-I List-II
    1. 1215

    2. 1628

    3. 1689

    4. 1937

    1. Petition of Right

    2. Magna Carta

    3. Ministers of the Crown Act

    4. Bill of Rights

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
  8. Which among the following factors are responsible for the increasing control of the centre over the states in India?

    1. Lack of strong leadership in the states.

    2. Enforcement of party discipline.

    3. Economic dependence of the stales on the centre.

    4. Emergence of regional parties.

    Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 2, 3 and 4

    3. 1, 2 and 4

    4. All

  9. What is the correct sequence of the following events?

    1. Formation of American Federation.

    2. Creation of Swiss Confederation.

    3. Establishment of Canadian Eederation.

    4. Emergence of Commonwealth of

    Australia.

    1. 1, 3, 4, 2

    2. 2, 1, 4, 3

    3. 1, 2.3, 4

    4. 3, 4, 1, 2