Politics: An Introduction, Second Edition: Chapter 2

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Question 1:


a) accepted
b) specialized
c) theoretical
d) recognized
e) simple

Question 2:


a) world government
b) corporation
c) division of American government
d) institution
e) non-governmental organization

Question 3:


a) economic
b) institutional
c) financial
d) non-governmental
e) political

Question 4:


a) power
b) coercion
c) wealth
d) legitimacy
e) sovereignty

Question 5:


a) military
b) economic
c) ideological
d) diplomatic
e) legal

Question 6:


a) “Leviathan”
b) “The Spirit of the Laws”
c) “The Republic”
d) “Politics”
e) “Reflections on the French Revolution”

Question 7:


a) candy
b) carrots
c) pucks
d) money
e) tricks

Question 8:


a) ideological
b) economic
c) operative
d) authoritative
e) agency

Question 9:


a) Kim Jong-il
b) Kim Il-Sung
c) Kim Yong-Nam
d) Kim Yong-il
e) Kim Jong-un

Question 10:


a) Steven Lukes
b) Montesquieu
c) Joseph Stalin
d) Max Weber
e) John Rawls

Question 11:


a) political
b) social
c) economic
d) legislative
e) regional

Question 12:


a) LIbertarian
b) free market
c) free will
d) humanist
e) suffragette

Question 13:


a) Rome
b) Mesopotamia
c) Athens
d) Sparta
e) Sicily

Question 14:


a) given up
b) granted to foreigners
c) applied to minors
d) defined in law
e) guaranteed to all

Question 15:


a) for citizens
b) on stilts
c) above the clouds
d) underground
e) legislation

Question 16:


a) from government interference
b) to vote
c) to achieve one’s potential
d) of economic progress
e) of participation in society

Question 17:


a) the United States
b) Australia
c) Canada
d) the United Kingdom
e) New Zealand

Question 18:


a) community
b) government
c) courts
d) state
e) individual

Question 19:


a) are essentially co-operative in nature
b) inherited the earth from God
c) need society to survive
d) have no higher power
e) have different qualities and strengths

Question 20:


a) influence and diplomatic power
b) influence and economic power
c) economic and cultural power
d) economic and diplomatic power
e) military and economic power

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