Politics: An Introduction, Second Edition: Chapter 4

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Question 1:


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

Question 2:


a) Harold Lasswell
b) Thomas Hobbes
c) John Maynard Keynes
d) Plato
e) Adam Smith

Question 3:


a) security and welfare
b) freedom and welfare
c) freedom and security
d) security and wealth
e) freedom and wealth

Question 4:


a) Commons and Executive
b) Senate and Executive
c) Senate and Cabinet
d) Cabinet and Commons
e) Commons and Senate

Question 5:


a) Napoleonic Wars
b) English Civil War
c) Thirty Years’ War
d) American Civil War
e) First World War

Question 6:


a) communism
b) minarchism
c) liberal democracy
d) authoritarianism
e) anarchism

Question 7:


a) Louis St Laurent
b) John Diefenbaker
c) Pierre Trudeau
d) Lester B. Pearson
e) John A. Macdonald

Question 8:


a) labour and industry policies
b) monetary and fiscal policies
c) labour and fiscal policies
d) monetary and industry policies
e) monetary and labour policies

Question 9:


a) liberalism and communism
b) liberalism and conservatism
c) socialism and conservatism
d) laissez-faire and socialism
e) conservatism and laissez-faire

Question 10:


a) fascist Italy
b) the Soviet Union
c) North Korea
d) East Germany
e) all of the above

Question 11:


a) 1867; 1982
b) 1867; 1992
c) 1867; 1931
d) 1791; 1867
e) 1931; 1982

Question 12:


a) peace, order, and good governance
b) peace, order, and good government
c) peace, order, and liberty
d) peace, liberty, and justice
e) liberty, justice, and freedom

Question 13:


a) democracy
b) people
c) justice
d) authority
e) polity

Question 14:


a) limitations of authority
b) coercion of the minority
c) weakness of the ruled
d) tyranny of the majority
e) equality of political rights

Question 15:


a) executive
b) constitution
c) monarch
d) electorate
e) bureaucracy

Question 16:


a) left-wing
b) right-wing
c) capitalist
d) religious
e) all of the above

Question 17:


a) CIA
b) MI5
c) KGB
d) HSP
e) ÁVH

Question 18:


a) bicameral
b) bipolar
c) bipartisan
d) bicapsular
e) biannual

Question 19:


a) federal
b) confederal
c) quasi-federal
d) republican
e) unitary

Question 20:


a) liberal democracies
b) authoritarian
c) sovereign
d) constituted
e) regimes

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