Political Science (NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 1 - 4 of 50

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Question number: 1

» Political Science » Democracy and Elections

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Democracy is considered to be better than other forms of government. Which of the following statements support this claim?

I. It is a more accountable form of government.

II. It improves the quality of decision making.

III. It ensures rapid economic development of citizens.

IV. It enhances the dignity of citizens.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

I, II and IV

b.

I, II and III

c.

I and III

d.

II, III and IV

Question number: 2

» Political Science » Indian Constitution

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In which of the following economies are people more of a resource?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Country D with only 10 % of population is the working age illiterate, but has very low life expectancy.

b.

Country C with 60 % of people in the working age illiterate, but with high life expectancy

c.

Country A with 78 % of the working age population illiterate and with very low life expectancy

d.

Country B with 10 % of the working age population illiterate and with high life expectancy

Question number: 3

» Political Science » Indian Constitution

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Which of these features is not a guiding value of the Indian Constitution?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The head of the State is a hereditary position.

b.

No external power can dictate to the Government of India.

c.

All people are equal before law.

d.

Citizens have complete freedom to follow any religion.

Question number: 4

» Political Science » Democracy and Elections

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The Constitution of India was amended in 1992 to make the third-tier of democracy more effective. As a result, at least one-third of all positions in the local bodies are reserved for women. This is because.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Women are good at managing resources.

b.

Women are obedient and would follow the constitutional provisions well.

c.

Although women constitute nearly half of the population, they have inadequate representation in decision-making bodies.

d.

We have many powerful women leaders.

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