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NOUN E-Exam Past Questions: POL111 - Elements of Political Science

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President Goodluck Jonathan first
became Nigeria’s Acting President
through what is called
invoked by
the National Assembly
PRINCIPLE OF
NECESSITY
eExam
FBQ
A Senator of the Federal Republic of
Nigeria is elected from a SENATORIAL
DISTRICT
eExam
FBQ
The electoral constituency within which a
Councilor is elected is called WARD eExam
FBQ
The process that removes an elected
President or Governor from office before
the end of his or her tenure is called IMPEACHMENT eExam
FBQ
A constitutional provision that makes
some public officials literally above the
law is called
_clause
IMMUNITY eExam
FBQ
Democratic rule in Nigeria began with
independence in 1960, the current
dispensation is the FOURTH REPUBLIC 4TH REPUBLIC eExam
FBQ
NADECO, a pro-democracy group was
formed in 1993 to fight the military
regime of
Gen. Sani Abacha Abacha eExam
FBQ
Press censorship is a nature of
rule unlike a
democratic government
MILITARY eExam
FBQ
The Nigerian Labour Congress is distinct
from the Nigerian Labour Party because
the former is a
_group
PRESSURE eExam
FBQ
Voting in an election by a citizen is
performing a
_duty
CIVIC eExam
FBQ
The colonial government created
in the eastern
part of Nigeria where there was no
central authority like the northern and
western parts of the country to sustain the
Indirect Rule system
WARRANT CHIEFS eExam
FBQ
Election by show of hand in such a
manner that others know how one has
voted is an example of
_voting
OPEN eExam
FBQ
Press censorship is a nature of
rule unlike a
democratic government
MILITARY eExam
FBQ
The constitutional provision whereby Mr.
President may grant any person convicted
of any offence a pardon is called
PREROGATIVE OF
MERCY
eExam
FBQ
The mandatory period of four years,
which the constitution allows holders of
the office of the President or Governor is
known as
TENURE eExam

FBQ
By the Nigerian Constitution of 1999, no
President can serve for more than
_terms
TWO 2 eExam
FBQ
In the Westminster system of
government, the 'shadow cabinet' formed
by the official opposition has no place in
the _system
of government
PRESIDENTIAL eExam
FBQ
The stage at which debate takes place on
the general principle of a Bill in the
Legislature is
_reading
SECOND 2ND eExam
FBQ
The surrender note was collected from
Gen. Phillips Effiong of the Biafran
Army to mark the end of the Nigerian
civil war in 1970 by
OLUSEGUN
OBASANJO
COL. OLUSEGUN
OBASANJO
eExam
FBQ
By the Nigerian constitution of 1999, one
must belong to a
_to stand for
any election
POLITICAL PARTY eExam
FBQ
_is a
constitutional procedure by which
electorates may cause withdrawal of their
representative from Legislature
RECALL PROCESS eExam
FBQ
In a developing democracy, Fundamental
Human Rights are better guaranteed
under a
_Constitution
WRITTEN WRITTEN AND
RIGID
eExam
FBQ
The British unwritten constitution is
based on
_which is the customary ways in which
things are done by the British
CONVENTION USAGES eExam
FBQ
The immediate cause of 'operation we tie'
in the Western Region was the massive
rigging of the election of 1965 eExam
FBQ
The Senate President in the Nigeria's
First Republic was NWAFOR ORIZU CHIEF NWAFOR
ORIZU
eExam
FBQ
On the eve of the Nigerian civil war, the
Federal Republic of Nigeria was broken
into _States
12 TWELVE eExam
FBQ
During the Nigerian civil war, Lt. Col.
Yakubu Gowon led the federal troops
while Lt. Col. Odumegwu Ojukwu led
the _troops
BIAFRAN eExam
FBQ
When the whole House of Parliament
dissolves into a committee, the
which is the
House's symbol of authority is also
removed from the table
MACE eExam
FBQ
By the provision of Article 24(1), the
Headquarters of the African Union is in ADDIS ABABA eExam
FBQ
The two major blocs that formed the
OAU were Casablanca and
_groups
MONRONVIA eExam
FBQ
The Organization of African Unity
(OAU) now (AU) was founded in 1963 eExam
FBQ
The United Nations Organization was
established in the year 1945 eExam
FBQ
Another name for Appropriation Bill
presented annually to the Legislature is BUDGET eExam
FBQ
Nigerian Patriots who fought for the
revalidation of 'June 12' election came
under the umbrella organization called NADECO
NATIONAL
DEMOCRATIC
COALITION
eExam

FBQ
The 'Cold War' under the bi-polar world
politics was between two ideological
power blocs led by the Soviets Union and
UNITED STATES OF
AMERICA USA eExam
FBQ
Col. Muammer Ghaddafi's coup in Libya
in 1969 was against the monarchy led by KING IDRIS eExam
FBQ
The Great October Bolshevik Revolution
took place in Russia in 1917 eExam
FBQ
By tradition, the military suspends the
constitution to rule by DECREES eExam
FBQ
Military rule is classified as
_because it is
a government by few but powerful
people
OLIGARCHY eExam
FBQ
A political ideology that sees religion as
opium of the society is SOCIALISM eExam
FBQ
The Divine Right Theory serves to give
legitimacy to the rule by a KING eExam
FBQ
A credible and generally acceptable
election is a criterion for examine
political
SOVEREIGNTY eExam
FBQ
A country as a political unit could be
defined either as a State or a
because the
two concepts are used interchangeably
NATION eExam
FBQ
The most powerful nation among the
World's Superpowers in the 21st century
is
UNITED STATES OF
AMERICA USA eExam
FBQ
Recently, Nigeria was elected as a nonpermanent
member of the United
Nation's
SECURITY
COUNCIL
eExam
FBQ
Safe from her economic resources,
Nigeria is regarded as giant of Africa
because of her
_size
POPULATION eExam
FBQ
The territorial boundary of a country
includes land, airspace and WATERS eExam
FBQ
The International Court of Justice's
decision over
between Nigeria and Cameroun is an
example of limitation to the sovereignty
of the Nigerian state
BAKASSI
PENISULA
eExam
FBQ
The (Super Powers) permanent member
of the Security Council of the United
Nations have
_power
VETO eExam
FBQ Once elected
_is above his political party
THE PRESIDENT eExam
FBQ The Nigeria's prime Minister in the First
Republic was TAFAWA BALEWA Sir Abubakar Tafawa-
Balewa
eExam
FBQ
The concept of
responsibility
is a feature of parliamentary system of
government
COLLECTIVE eExam
FBQ
In a presidential democracy, Mr.
President combines both Executive and
functions
CEREMONIAL eExam
FBQ
Decisions can be democratically taken at
the parliament either by division; show of
hands or by
_votes
VOICE eExam

FBQ
The symbol of authority that is used by
the presiding officer in the legislature to
terminate debate is called GAVEL eExam
FBQ
During the period of
_, citizens'
rights to freedom of movement could be
violated by the state
EMERGENCY eExam
FBQ
The political system that tends to
eliminate the free market economy SOCIALISM eExam
FBQ The most powerful organ of the United
Nations is
SECURITY
COUNCIL
eExam
FBQ
One of the sources of authority that
confers legitimacy by virtue of birth is HEREDITARY eExam
FBQ
A State is an entity that lives in
perpetuity while
is her agent
GOVERNMENT eExam
FBQ
One of the elements of State that is
defined as land, water and airspace is TERRITORY eExam
FBQ
An element of state that states the size of
the inhabitants of the area is POPULATION eExam
FBQ
The United Nations' principle of
_states that
Nigeria and United states of America are
contemporaries
EQUALITY eExam
FBQ
Lagos is not a state in the sense of
Nigerian State because it lacks SOVEREIGNTY eExam
FBQ
Under the law of social contract theory,
Rousseau argues that government is
legitimate only if it operates only
according to the principles of
SOVEREIGNTY eExam
FBQ
The political philosopher that describes
life in the state of nature as "solitary,
poor, nasty, brutish and short." was THOMAS HOBBES eExam
FBQ
The theory that explains the legitimacy of
kingship in the political system is DIVINE RIGHT eExam
FBQ
It is a truism that every constitution must
always be codified in a single document.
True or False
False eExam
FBQ
The Latin phrase ‘ultra vires’, means an
action taken beyond
capacity
LEGAL Constitutional eExam
FBQ
Statistical and Mathematical models are
used as tools of analysis in Natural
Sciences but never in the Social Sciences.
True or False
False eExam
FBQ
While experiments in pure Sciences are
conducted in the laboratory, political
scientists use the
_to carry out
their experiment
Field eExam
FBQ
The difference between Social and
Natural Sciences is that the theories and
hypothesis in the
_lack
universal validity
Social Sciences eExam
FBQ
Political Science and Economics have a
common denominator in that the two
disciplines study
_in his
environment
Man eExam

FBQ
A system of government where the leader
engages in excessive use of power or
authority is called Tyranny eExam
FBQ
The only political system that tolerates
opposition is
_democracy
Participatory Representative eExam



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NOUN E-Exam Past Questions: POL111 - Elements of Political Science



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Re: NOUN E-Exam Past Questions: POL111 - Elements of Political Science

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Q76 The most striking characteristic of a State that differentiates it from other forms of association of people is___________________

Sovereig nty

Q77 A political philosopher who describes the state of nature as “poor, solitary, nasty, brutish and short” in his book “The Leviathan”__________________

Thomas Hobbes

Q78 The arrangement under which individuals in a State surrender their rights to rule themselves to the government is known as_______________________

Social Contract

Q79 The theory stating that "God creates authority and that He appoints some people to rule on His behalf" is known as_____________________

Divine Rights of the K ing theory

Q80 To protect the citizens’ rights and prevent secession from the union, a federal constitution must be_____________________

WRITTEN AND RIGID

Q81 A good example of a confederacy could be_______________

AU

Q82 The Residual powers in the Nigerian 1999 Constitution belong to the Local Government, otherwise known as________________Level

Third-tier

Q83 A__Constitution is one that is very easy to amend__________________

Flexible

Q84 The power sharing nature as one of the features of the Nigerian Constitution, suggests that the country practices_________________ system of government

Federal

Q85 By the provision of the 1999 Nigerian Constitution, both the Federal and the component States have power to legislate on the items under_________________ List

Concurren t

Q86 The fact that the Nigerian Constitution has a cumbersome procedure for its amendment, makes it_____________________

Rigid

Q87 Chapter IV Sec. 33-45of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999, deals with_____________________

Fundamental Human Rights

Q88 One of the followings is not a feature of written constitution________________________

Electoral Act

Q89 The US Constitution was fundamentally different from that of Nigeria because___________________

The American Vice-President is also the Se nate President

Q90 The preamble ‘we the people of Nigeria…’ in the Nigerian Constitution, 1999 is deceptive because________________

It was not subjected to a referendum
it was not debated by Nigerians
None of the options
***All the options

Q91 Coup d’etat is different from Terrorism because while the former is a forceful change of government, the latter could be described as_________________

Balance of terror

Q92 One of the major problems of peaceful political leadership succession in Africa
is_______________________

Sit-tight syndrom e

Q93 The most legitimate source of political authority is through__________________

Election

Q94 In international relations, factors correlated with national powers could be_______________

Military/Nuclear capabilities
Physical/Geographical locati on
Economic resources
***All of the options

Q95 One of the followings is an example of public enterprise in Nigeria_________________

Nigerian Railway Corporation

Q96 The use of one’s official position to further one’s personal interest could be regarded
as_____________________________

Political co rruption

Q97 One of the arguments for government participation in public enterprises is______________________

Job creation
The need for even development
***All of the options
Defence and secu rity

Q98 The political concept that describes citizens’ love and loyalty to their country
is______________________

Nationalism

Q99 The most senior military officer in the Interim National Government that took over the reins of power from Gen. Ibrahim Babangida in 1993 was___________________

Gen. Sani Abacha

Q100 Subordinate laws made by the Local Government Councils are called______________________

Bye-law s






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Re: NOUN E-Exam Past Questions: POL111 - Elements of Political Science

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Q101 According to S.153(1) of the 1999 Constitution, which of the followings is the odd one
out__________________

Economic and Financi al Crime Commission

Q102 The provisions of S.27 (2)(g)(ii) of the 1999 constitution states that to acquire the Nigerian citizenship by naturalization, the applicant must have resided in Nigeria for a continuous period of______________

15 years

Q103 In addition to English language, the business of the Kaduna State House of Assembly may be conducted in one of the following Nigerian languages__________________

Hausa

Q104 According to S.96(1) of the 1999 constitution, the quorum of a House of Assembly shall be_______________of all the members

One-third

Q105 The official record of debates in the Parliament is called__________________

Hansard

Q106 Due process simply means_____________________

Following official procedure

Q107 Membership of the Nigerian National Council of State comprises the following but
one__________________

Serving Chief Justice of the Federati on

Q108 The federal character principle in the Nigerian constitution is aimed at ensuring_________________

National equity and integration

Q109 Which of the following statements is NOT correct about international law_________________

It can be enforced in the like manner o f the common law

Q110 Which of the following is correct with regard to the Nigerian Labour Party and the Nigerian Labour Congress__________________

NLP has the objective of gaining pow er

Q111 A government by the elderly is called___________________

Gerontocracy

Q112 Political gerrymandering means__________________

Manipulating electoral constituencies for pol itical advantage

Q113 Absolute monarchy is a system of government where the__________________

King is sovereign

Q114 Aristocracy is a__________________

Rule by the nobles

Q115 Oligarchy as a form of government is defined as a_______________________

Rule by few but pow erful people

Q116 A tie of vote on a particular motion in the legislature is resolved by_________________

Casting vote by the P residing officer

Q117 One of the following may be a factor for military coup________________

Political instability

Q118 Bi-Cameralism means_______________________

Two Legislative chambers

Q119 The first African country to experience military coup is__________________________

Egypt

Q120 Military rule is regarded as an aberration because____________________

It is unknown to the constitution

Q121 By the 1999 constitution, the demand for additional local governments is determined
by_____________________

Referendum

Q122 One of the major achievements of the civil rule in the first Republic was______________

Creation of Mid-West from Western region

Q123 One of the significance of the 1963 Republican Constitution was that_____________________

The privy Council of England ceased to be Nigeria’s high est Appellate Court

Q124 The Chairman of the ‘49 wisemen’ who drafted the 1979 constitution was_____________________

Chief Rotimi Williams

Q125 The 1954 Oliver Littleton constitution was significant because it______________

Reinforced a federalism system





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Q126 The 1922 Constitution was regarded as a watershed in the political development of Nigeria because it________________

Introduced elective principle

Q127 Nigeria was divided into three regions by the Richard’s Constitution of___________________

1946

Q128 The first colonial Governor to introduce a Constitution that gave franchise to Nigerians was______________

Sir Huge Clifford

Q129 The Nigerian Constitution, 1979, took one of the following steps__________________

Election of a Co nstituent Assembly

Q130 Constitutionalism as a concept could mean___________

A system of restraint on both the ruler and the ruled

Q131 The State must protect citizens’ rights and liberties to ensure_____________

Citizens’ loyalty and patriotism

Q132 Law of libel is___________

A limitation to freedom o f speech or expression

Q133 There is no freedom without limitation because_____________

Absolute freedom is as good as no freedom at all

Q134 An order by a Law Court seeking production of a detainee is called________________

The writ of Habeas corpus

Q135 The writ of Habeas corpus is aimed at_____________

Protecting citizens’ libe rties

Q136 In the grammar of politics, franchise means______________

The right to vote an d be voted for

Q137 In Nigeria, the legal bases of political institutions are found in________________

The Constitution

Q138 The best way to differential Substantive from Subordinate laws is through____________________

The issuing authority

Q139 If the Kwara State Governor vetos a Bill passed by the State Assembly, then_______________

The House could pass the bill into law by 2/3 majority

Q140 One of the reliable sources of law is_____________________

Judicial review

Q141 Law, in relation to political science, could simply mean__________________

A body of rules a nd regulations to guide human actions

Q142 One of the methods of studying political science is__________________

Legalistic/constitution al approach

Q143 One of the reasons for the study of political science is to_____________________

Educate the citizens

Q144 Politics is not and cannot be pure science like Physics, Chemistry and Biology
because___________________

Its premises are uncertain

Q145 The statement that “power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely” by Lord Acton is emphasizing the doctrine of____________

Separation of powers

Q146 Political science cannot be studied in isolation of other academic disciplines because____________

Political scientists borrow from them for the purpose of analysis

Q147 Politics is defined as a social science because it________________

Studies man as a social being

Q148 The followings but one is NOT the scope of political science____________

Constitution and Cons titutionalism

Q149 The concept of power was defined as “who gets what, how and when” is a contribution by___________

Harold Lassw ell

Q150 The popular saying that ‘man, by nature, is a political animal’ is credited to______________

Aristo tle





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