Competitive Exams: Political Science MCQs (Practice-Test 88 of 150)

  1. The most vexing question before the Nehru Committee was the

    1. Position of the backward classes in free India

    2. Position of the minorities

    3. Dominion status for India

    4. Khilafat question

  2. There is a Constitutional requirement to have a Minister in charge of Tribal welfare for the States of

    1. Assam. Nagaland and Manipur

    2. Himachal Pradesh. Haryana and Rajasthan

    3. Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and Orissa

    4. Manipur, Tripura and Meghalaya

  3. Which of the annual reports the President is NOT duly bound. To ensure that they are placed before Parliament?

    1. Report of Comptroller and Auditor General of India

    2. Report of Union Public service commission

    3. Report of Commissioner for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

    4. Report of Atomic Energy Commission

  4. Bernard Shaw who was himself a leading light of this variety of socialism, said about them that they “agreed to give up the delightful ease of revolutionary heroics and to take to the hard work of” practical reform on ordinary Parliamentary lines. What was that variety of socialism?

    1. Utopian socialism

    2. Evolutionary socialism

    3. Guild socialism

    4. Fabian socialism

  5. Lenin reached the conclusion that the disintegration of capitalism would begin in the

    1. Industrial heartland

    2. Tsarist Russia

    3. Colonial periphery

    4. USA

  6. Which of the following pairs are correctly matched?

      • Human dignity
      • Liberalism.
      • Rule of law
      • Fascism.
      • Stateless society
      • Anarchism.
      • Rigit state control
      • Totalitarianism.

    Which is correct?

    1. l. 2.3 and 4

    2. l, 3 and 4

    3. 2 and 3

    4. 1 and 4

  7. The statement that “property is theft” is attributed to

    1. Engels

    2. Lassalle

    3. Marx

    4. Proudhon

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

    1. French Revolution.

    2. American War of Independence.

    3. Magna Charta.

    4. Glorious Revolution.

    Which is correct?

    1. 3 4, 2, 1

    2. 4, 3 2 1

    3. 4, 3, 1 2

    4. 3, 4, 1 2

  9. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:

    List-I (Socialism) List-II (Profounder)
    1. Utopian

    2. Fabian

    3. Scientific

    4. Guild

    1. Karl Marx

    2. GDH Cole

    3. Svdny Webb

    4. Saint Simon

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
  10. Fabian economic theory is based on

    1. Ricardian theory of rent

    2. Labor theory of value

    3. Laissez-faire theory

    4. Theory of mixed economy

  11. 101. Which one of the following is NOT a principal postulate of liberal movement?

    1. Individual freedom

    2. Powerful state

    3. Rule of law

    4. Political rights

  12. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:

    List-I (Concepts of Property) List-II (Books)
    1. When a person mixes his labor with an object of Nature. He claims it as his properly

    2. Ownership of properly should be individual but its uses should be common

    3. Property is an individuals right it is his share in political power

    4. Property is earned by an individual by performing socially useful functions

    1. N/A

    2. N/A

    3. N/A

    4. N/A

    5. N/A

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 5
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 5
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 5
      • 4
      • 3
  13. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:

    List-I (Authors) List-II (Books)
    1. J S MilI

    2. T H Grecn

    3. H J Laski

    4. John Rawis

    1. Principles of Political obligation

    2. Theory of justice

    3. The group mind

    4. Grammar of politics

    5. On liberty

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 5
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 5
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 4
      • 3
  14. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer:

    List-I List-II
    1. The state is a Society of Societies-

    2. The state is an-Autobiography of God

    3. The slate is a “necessary evil”

    4. “War is to man what maternity is to woman… I do not believe in perpetual peace”

    1. Fascist view

    2. Individualistic view

    3. Idealistic view

    4. Pluralistic view

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
  15. Who among the following was NOT an exponent of Laissez-P Faire theory in England?

    1. Adam Smith

    2. T H Green

    3. Jeremy Bentham

    4. James Mil