Politics: An Introduction, Second Edition: Chapter 12

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Question 1:


a) history
b) the twentieth century
c) mankind
d) the human race
e) England

Question 2:


a) political relationships
b) political economy
c) military–political relations
d) society
e) security

Question 3:


a) all states have the same level of insecurity
b) not all states can be secure
c) all states actively seek conflict with other states
d) a threat to one state is a threat to all
e) any action taken by a state constitutes a threat to another

Question 4:


a) the Clash
b) Green Day
c) the Sex Pistols
d) the Damned
e) the Anarchists

Question 5:


a) jus ad bellum
b) jus bello legalis
c) jus post bellum
d) jus inter gentes
e) jus international

Question 6:


a) Saudi Arabia
b) Kabul
c) Kandahar
d) Iraq
e) Haiti

Question 7:


a) “jihad”
b) “change through violence”
c) “change through war”
d) “the truth”
e) “the base”

Question 8:


a) John Rawls
b) John Stuart Mill
c) Montesquieu
d) Plato
e) Tomas Hobbes

Question 9:


a) Burundi’s president
b) Rwanda’s president
c) Congo’s president
d) the presidents of Burundi and Rwanda
e) the presidents of Congo and Rwanda

Question 10:


a) 90
b) 80
c) 50
d) 20
e) 10

Question 11:


a) the UN
b) the US
c) Canada
d) Canada and the US
e) NATO

Question 12:


a) Panama Canal
b) Suez Canal
c) Gaza Strip
d) Golan Heights
e) Indian Subcontinent

Question 13:


a) Operation Archer
b) Operation Desert Storm
c) Operation Enduring Freedom
d) Operation Apollo
e) Operation Athena

Question 14:


a) Yemen, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates
b) Yemen, Pakistan, and Saudi Arabia
c) Sudan, Yemen, and the United Arab Emirates
d) Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, and Sudan
e) Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates

Question 15:


a) The Right to Peacekeeping
b) The Responsibility to Peacekeeping
c) The Responsibility to Protect
d) The Right to Protect
e) none of the above

Question 16:


a) sponsoring terrorism
b) invading a neighbouring country
c) harbouring al-Qaeda
d) having fundamentalist religious regimes
e) building weapons of mass destruction

Question 17:


a) New York and Washington
b) New York, Washington, and Pennsylvania
c) New York, Washington, and Los Angeles
d) New York and Los Angeles
e) New York

Question 18:


a) War
b) Conflict
c) Terrorism
d) Insecurity
e) Arbitration

Question 19:


a) state authority
b) government
c) peace
d) world government
e) local authority

Question 20:


a) anarchy
b) neorealism
c) the state
d) international organizations
e) statist security

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