Hello and Welcome to SSCE (WAEC and NECO) Online Assessment Test - Government 1. You will attempt 20 randomly generated objective questions for 10 minutes. 2. Don't guess the answers. Leave answer blank if not sure. Incorrect answers attract -1 (negative one) and it is cumulative. 3. If time allowed elapsed, your quiz ends immediately and scores will be displayed and ranked. 4. Your performance in each of the questions attempted alongside step-by-step solutions to attempted questions will be displayed on the screen at the end of the assessment. 5. Fill the form below and click on the Next button to Begin Full Name (Surname First): Location: In a capitalist state, the society is polarized into the A. Christians and the Muslims B. government and the workers C. bourgeoisie and the proletariat D. diligent people and the lazy people. A B D CThe introduction of elective principle in colonial West Africa allowed A. Africans to be elected into the Legislative Councils B. the Executive Councils to be dominated by Africans C. an African to become a Governor-General. D. the removal of the Governor-Generals' powers. A D B CThe highest stage of socialism is A. fascism B. communalism C. communism D. feudalism A B C DObedience to the laws of the state is a part of one's A. duties B. rights C. privileges D. requirements. D A B CBicameralism is adopted because it A. guards against intra-party clashes B. prevents arbitrary law making C. projects party manifestoes D. is the only system available D A B CWhich of the following is not a characteristic of confederation? A. The right to secede is allowed B. Sovereignty resides in the centre C. The centre and units agree before taking decisions D. Autonomous units are more powerful than the centre B C A DDelegated legislation is necessary because it A. helps to promote dictatorship B. prevents even development C. is useful in times of emergency D. gives a lot of power to the president B D C AWhich of the following is a process in the transition from military to civil rule? A. Appointment of an Attorney-General. B. Suspension of the constitution. C. Setting up of a Constituent Assembly. D. Non-implementation of development plans. D B A CWhen a court of law declares an action of the executive ultra-vires, it implies that A. the action is illegal and above the power given B. the executive has to implement the action C. such an action should be passed into law. D. only the legislature can deal with such an action. B A D CWhich of the following is a problem of civil service? A. Red-tapism B. Offering professional advice to political leaders C. Continuous keeping of records D. Changing of government through election B A D CPower is transferred into authority through A. force. B. legitimacy. C. judiciary. D. sovereignty. D B A CWhich of the following statements distinguishes political parties from pressure groups? A. Political parties only lobby government to change certain policies B. Pressure groups select candidates for political offices C. Political parties influence government policies D. Pressure groups influence government policies to members interest. C B D AThe organ of the United Nations Organisation that co-ordinates the activities of its specialized agencies is the A. General Assembly B. International Court of Justice C. Economic and Social Council D. Trusteeship Council C B A DWhich of the following is true about a capitalist state? A. Private individuals control the economy B. The workers are not exploited C. Government controls the means of production D. There is no class C D B AThe first Pan-West African political organization formed by the educated elite in the early twentieth century was the A. Aborigines’ Rights Protection Society (ARPS). B. National Congress of British West Africa (NCBWA). C. West African Students’ Union (WASU). D. West African Youth League (WAYL). B C D AThe teaching and learning of political culture is known as political A. participation. B. socialization. C. administration. D. development. C A D BWhich of the following is a feature of a confederation? A. It has a rigid constitution B. The central government is stronger than the component units C. There is a legal right of secession. D. There is no provision for a state constitution C D A BWhich of the following political systems discourages socialism? A. fascism B. Feudalism C. Communalism D. Welfarism A B C DAn organized group that seeks the control of power in a Slate is A. pressure group B. political party C. social group D. co-operative society A C D BThe primary objective of the United Nations Organisation (UNO) is to A. stop aggression B. help poor countries C. fight against injustice D. maintain world peace A B C D21 out of 20Are you ready to submit? You have enough time to attempt skipped questions and review your answers by clicking the Previous Button, else click the Submit Quiz button to see your results! Categories: 0 Comments Leave a Reply Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.