UPPSC Prelims Political Science 2011 Paper (Part 5 of 8)

  1. Who among the following has termed Marxism as ‘illusion of the epoch’

    1. Lord Acton

    2. Maclver

    3. Karl Popper

    4. H J Laski

  2. Where did the modern party system first evolve?

    1. USA.

    2. France

    3. England

    4. Belgium

  3. Who among the following has termed pressure group as ‘Anonymous Empire’

    1. Lucian W. Pye

    2. Gabriel Almond

    3. Finer

    4. F. W. Riggs

  4. Who among the following is the author of the book ‘The idea of Justice’

    1. John Locke

    2. J S Mill

    3. John Rawls

    4. Amartya Sen

  5. Which aspect of justice was emphasized by Greek Philosophers?

    1. Social

    2. Moral

    3. Legal

    4. Political

  6. Which one of the following is a theory of representation?

    1. Electoral college

    2. Coalition government

    3. Common Minimum Programme

    4. Single Transferable vote

  7. Who among the following is the author of the book ‘Public Opinion’

    1. Betham

    2. Lipman

    3. Locke

    4. Rousseau

  8. Which among the following is related to ‘Laissez Faire’ Theory?

    1. Socialism

    2. Individualism

    3. Utilitarianism

    4. Idealism

  9. Supremacy of judiciary is found in

    1. USA.

    2. China

    3. England

    4. France

  10. Which among the following provides for the division of power in federal system?

    1. Legislature

    2. Constitution

    3. Supreme Court

    4. Government

  11. In which one of the following systems of government is bicameralism an essential feature?

    1. Presidential system

    2. Federal system

    3. Parliamentary system

    4. Unitary system

  12. The concept of constitutional government was first elaborated by whom of the following?

    1. Plato

    2. Aristotle

    3. Bodin

    4. Machiavelli

  13. To whom are the members of the cabinet accountable under a Presidential system of government?

    1. The President

    2. Individually to the legislature

    3. Collectively to the legislature

    4. The Electorate

  14. Which one of the following countries is regarded as the traditional home of rule of law?

    1. France

    2. Switzerland

    3. USA.

    4. England

  15. Who among the following said that under the parliamentary form of government ‘bureaucracy thrives under the cloak of ministerial responsibility’

    1. Herman Finer

    2. Ramsay Muir

    3. Harold Laski

    4. Ivor Jennings