Competitive Exams: Political Science MCQs (Practice-Test 26 of 150)

  1. Match List I (Countries) with List II (Type of Political System) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. China

    2. Germany

    3. France

    4. South Africa

    1. Federal, Representative, Democratic, Republic

    2. Sovereign, Democratic, Republic

    3. People's Democratic, Socialist, Republic

    4. Indivisible, secular, democratic, Republic

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  2. The responsibility of interpreting and supervision of the implantation of the constitution of china rests with which one of the following?

    1. Standing committee of national people's congress

    2. Supreme people's court

    3. Central military commission

    4. State council

  3. Rawl's theory of justice is essentially

    1. Kantian

    2. Utilitarian

    3. Marxist

    4. Libertarian

  4. Revolutionary extremists in India of the post 1920 phase could be distinguished form those of the earlier phase due to

    1. Goal of complete independence

    2. Operation through secret societies

    3. Extent of use of violence

    4. Acquisition of a revolutionary socialist ideology

  5. Match List I (Constitutional Development in India During the British Raj) with List II (Act/Reform) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. Dyarchy

    2. Federalism

    3. Introduction of communal electorates

    4. Creation of the office of Governor general

    1. The regulating act, 1773

    2. Government of India act, 1919

    3. Indian Councils act, 1892

    4. Government of India act, 1935

    5. Minto-Morley reforms, 1909

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  6. Who among the following advocated party less democracy in India?

    1. M N Roy

    2. Jayaprakash Narayan

    3. Acharya Narender Dev

    4. Ram Manohar Lohia

  7. According to Granville Austin, which of the following is the conscience of the constitution of India?

    1. Preamble

    2. Fundamental rights

    3. Directive Principles of state policy

    4. Fundamental Duties

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1 and 2

    2. 1, 2 and 3

    3. 2 and 3

    4. 1 and 4

  8. Match List I (Provisions) with List II (Articles of the Constitution of India) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. Prohibition of discrimination on grounds of religion race, caste, sex, place of birth

    2. Prohibition of employment of children in factories

    3. Protection against arrest and detention in certain cases

    4. Ablation of Unsociability

    1. Article 22

    2. Article 15

    3. Article 24

    4. Article 17

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  9. Which one of the following is the correct chronological order of setting up of the given commissions concerning weaker sections of the Indian society?

    1. Kaka Saheb Kalelkar commission-National commission for minorities-National Commission for scheduled castes and scheduled tribes-Mandal Commission

    2. National Commission for scheduled castes and scheduled tribes-National commission for Minorities-Kaka Saheb Kalelkar commission-Mandal commission

    3. Kaka Saheb Kalelkar commission-Mandal Commission-National Commission for scheduled castes and scheduled tribes-National commission for Minorities

    4. National commission for scheduled castes and schedule led tribes-Mandal Commission-Kaka Saheb Kalelkar commission-National commission for minorities

  10. Match List I (Amendments of the constitution of India) with List II (Purpose of the Amendment) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. 53rd Amendment

    2. 61st Amendment

    3. 74th Amendment

    4. 79th Amendment

    1. Extension of reservation for SC and ST and Anglo-Indians in the House of People and in the State Assemblies for a period of ten years

    2. Insertion of new Article 371G in the constitution

    3. Lowering of voting age from 21 to 18

    4. Constitution of three types of Municipalities

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  11. Which one of the following theories held the view that the State is a product and manifestation of the irreconcilability of class antagonisms?

    1. Evolutionary theory

    2. Anarchist theory

    3. Marxist-Leninist theory

    4. Guild-Socialist theory

  12. Classical liberalism was a political doctrine which

    1. Condemned laissez Faire capitalism

    2. Attacked absolution and federal privilege

    3. Opposed nationalism

    4. Spoke against individualism

  13. Neo-liberalism prioritize

    1. Freedom of choice over equal treatment

    2. Equal treatment over freedom of choice

    3. Civic freedoms over political freedoms

    4. Equal treatment over equality of respect

  14. The liberal idea of toleration has been criticized on which one of the following grounds?

    1. Concentration of resources in a few hands

    2. Social fragmentation

    3. Moral relativism

    4. Possessive individualism

  15. Which one of the following is not a statement of Karl Marx?

    1. The state is an executive committee for managing the affairs of the bourgeoisie

    2. Capitalism digs its own grave

    3. Imperialism is the highest state of capitalism

    4. The state will wither away