Competitive Exams: Political Science MCQs (Practice_Test 104 of 150)

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  1. The organizational approach to the “Elite Theory” is represented by
    1. Vilfred Pareto
    2. Gaetano Mosca
    3. Robert Michaels
    4. C Wright Mills

    Answer: c

  2. Role of the pressure group is confined to the welfare of
    1. All sections of society within a state
    2. Its members only
    3. Mankind
    4. Weaker sections of society

    Answer: b

  3. Who among the following is an acclaimed analyst on political parties?
    1. Walter Lippman
    2. Maurice Duverger
    3. H J Laski
    4. James Bryce

    Answer: b

  4. Consider the following statements A municipal corporation՚s income (revenue) is derived from
    1. local taxes.
    2. grants from state and central governments.
    3. contributions and donations of local people.
    4. devolution of fiscal powers by a federal constitution.
    5. tax sharing between state government and the municipal corporation concerned.

    Which of these statements are correct?


    1. 1,2 and 5
    2. 1,2 and 3
    3. 3,4 and 5
    4. 1,2, 3 and 5

    Answer: d

  5. 73rd Amendment to the Constitution of India provides for
    1. Two tiers of Panchayati Raj institutions at the village and district levels
    2. Two tiers of Panchayati Raj institutions at the village and block levels
    3. Two tiers of Panchayati Raj institutions at the block and district levels
    4. Three tiers of Panchayati Raj institutions at village, block and district levels

    Answer: d

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