Government 2017 Past Questions | JAMB

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31. The transfer of certain powers and functions by means of constitutional or legislation process to the lowest levels of government is known as ___ ?

  • A. Delegation
  • B. Devolution
  • C. Deconcentration
  • D. Decentralisation

32. When was the Nigeria flag designed?

  • A. 1961
  • B. 1959
  • C. 1957
  • D. 1962

33. The elective principle was introduced by which constitution?

  • A. Macpherson Constitution of 1951
  • B. Clifford Constitution of 1922
  • C. Richard Constitution of 1946
  • D. Lyttleton Constitution of 1954

34. The primary reason for the establishment of political parties is to _______?

  • A. Attain political power
  • B. protect political interest
  • C. make law
  • D. lobby the government

35. The African country that was not colonized is ______?

  • A. Sudana
  • B. Botswana
  • C. Gambia
  • D. Ethiopia

36. A major differences between pressure group and political party is that whereas the latter aims at winning power the former__________?

  • A. execute government policies
  • B. aims at winning election
  • C. influencing government policies
  • D. nominates potential leaders for government

37. Which of the following is a process of military disengagement from Nigeria politics?

  • A. Increase in military budget
  • B. conduct of free and fair elections
  • C. Appointment of Army officers into political post
  • D. strengthening the Army

38. Division of responsibilities into distinct branches to limit any branches from exercising the core functions of another is _______?

  • A. fusion of power
  • B. parliamentary system
  • C. aristocracy
  • D. separation of powers

39. In the 1976 reforms and the local government generally, which regime constitutes the Ibrahim panel of 1984?

  • A. Major General Muhammadu Buhari Administration
  • B. Olusegun Obasanjo Administration
  • C. Goodluck Jonathan Administration
  • D. Ernest Shonekan Administration

40. Iran, Iraq and which countries first created OPEC?

  • A. Kuwait, Saudi Arabia
  • B. Venezuela, Dubai, Greece
  • C. Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait
  • D. Venezuela, Vienna.

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