Politics: An Introduction, Second Edition: Chapter 11

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Question 1:


a) “high sea/dry land”
b) “wet feet/dry feet”
c) “by sea/by land”
d) harbouring
e) Golden Exiles

Question 2:


a) mixed
b) fixed
c) floating
d) multilateral
e) compounding

Question 3:


a) Grotius
b) de Vattel
c) Machiavelli
d) Montesquieu
e) Huntington

Question 4:


a) Peace of Westphalia
b) signing of the Osnabrück and Münster treaties
c) end of the Thirty Years’ War
d) end of the Eighty Years’ War
e) all of the above

Question 5:


a) Organization for African Unity
b) African Unity Federation
c) Organization of African States
d) African Union
e) African Regional Authority

Question 6:


a) relative power
b) absolute power
c) systemic power
d) units of analysis
e) structural analysis

Question 7:


a) national organization
b) regional subsystem
c) European agreement
d) non-governmental organization
e) military alliance

Question 8:


a) World Trade Organization
b) World Bank
c) International Monetary Fund
d) International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
e) League of Nations

Question 9:


a) cultural
b) military
c) legal
d) environmental
e) institutional

Question 10:


a) OECD
b) Torrest Strait
c) Occupy movement
d) Warsaw Pact
e) United Nations

Question 11:


a) Kenneth Waltz
b) Thrasymachus
c) Woodrow Wilson
d) Hans Morgenthau
e) Samuel Huntington

Question 12:


a) security dilemma
b) balance of power
c) structural anarchy
d) positive sum
e) zero-sum game

Question 13:


a) citizen rights
b) democracy
c) free trade
d) free access to the seas
e) all of the above

Question 14:


a) superstructure
b) dialectical materialism
c) materialism
d) imperialism
e) capitalism

Question 15:


a) The invasion of Iraq
b) The Munich Agreement
c) NORAD
d) Multilateralism
e) The Treaty of Versailles

Question 16:


a) 50; 160
b) 80; 100
c) 80; 160
d) 100; 80
e) 100; 50

Question 17:


a) fourth
b) fifth
c) seventh
d) eleventh
e) thirteenth

Question 18:


a) 50
b) 100
c) 150
d) 175
e) 200

Question 19:


a) “helpful fixer”
b) “meddlesome player”
c) “quiet north”
d) “great power”
e) “world’s referee”

Question 20:


a) Bretton Woods system
b) Westphalian system
c) Treaty of Versailles
d) Munich Agreement
e) OECD

Question 21:


a) True
b) False

Question 22:


a) True
b) False

Question 23:


a) True
b) False

Question 24:


a) True
b) False

Question 25:


a) True
b) False

Question 26:


a) True
b) False

Question 27:


a) True
b) False

Question 28:


a) True
b) False

Question 29:


a) True
b) False

Question 30:


a) True
b) False

Question 31:


a) True
b) False

Question 32:


a) True
b) False

Question 33:


a) True
b) False

Question 34:


a) True
b) False

Question 35:


a) True
b) False