Competitive Exams: Political Science MCQs (Practice-Test 63 of 150)

  1. Political equality is best guaranteed in

    1. Democracy

    2. Dictatorship

    3. Oligarchy

    4. Aristocracy

  2. One of the implications of equality in society is absence of

    1. Restraints

    2. Privilege

    3. Competition

    4. Social classes

  3. The theory that the concept of the nationstate is detrimental to freedom was expounded by

    1. John Stuart Mill

    2. Lord Acton

    3. Mazzini

    4. Ernest Barker

  4. Which one of the following is correct?

    1. All law is refraction of liberty

    2. All law is enhancement of liberty

    3. No law is conducive to individual freedom

    4. All laws which favor equality in the interests of social justice do not infringe individual liberty

  5. Liberty and equality are antithetical to each other, This view was held by

    1. Lord Acton

    2. T H Green

    3. H J Laski

    4. Ernest Barker

  6. “Liberty is the positive power of doing of enjoying something worth doing of enjoying.” This view was expressed by

    1. John Stuart Mill

    2. Herbert Spencer

    3. Edmund Burke

    4. T H Green

  7. The concept of Perestroika is attributed to

    1. Stalin

    2. Gorbachov

    3. Mao

    4. Tito

  8. Right is one man's capacity of influencing the act of others, not by his own strength by the strength of the society. To whom, among the following. This statement is attributed?

    1. Bosanquet

    2. Holland

    3. Laski

    4. Wilde

  9. Rights are related to morality but are different form morality, they are related to law but are not created by law. The above view forms part of the

    1. Historical Theory

    2. Natural Rights Theory

    3. Idealist Theory

    4. Juridical Positivism

  10. Rights properly so-culled are the creatures of law properly so-called. The above theory was given by

    1. John Locke

    2. Bentham

    3. John Stuart mill

    4. Herbert Spencer

  11. The entrepreneur theory of development in which the entrepreneur has a central role to play, is associated with

    1. Ricardo

    2. Schumpeter

    3. Sorel

    4. Sidney Webb

  12. A society in which the free development of each is die condition for the free development of all. This is the hallmark of a

    1. Capitalist society

    2. Democratic society

    3. Fascist society

    4. Communist society

  13. Which one of the following defines correctly the term Government?

    1. The administrative system of a State as distinguished from political executive, legislature and judiciary

    2. Organization of political executive and administrators

    3. The political executive. Legislature and judiciary

    4. The complex system comprising all elements-political executive, legislature and judiciary

  14. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I (Author) List-II (Book)
    1. WI Jennings

    2. KC Wheare

    3. AV Dicey

    4. Herman Finer

    1. Modem Constitutions

    2. The theory and Practice of Modern Government

    3. Cabinet Government

    4. The law of the constitution

    5. Principles of political and social theory

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 5
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 5
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
  15. The successful working of a parliamentary government depends on

    1. One party system

    2. Two party system

    3. Multi-party system

    4. Partyless system