Government 2019 Past Questions | JAMB

Study the following Government past questions and answers for JAMBWAEC  NECO and Post-JAMB. Get prepared with official past questions and answers for upcoming examinations.

41. The newspaper established by Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe to project the interest of nationalists was__________

  • A. West African Pilot
  • B. Lagos Weekly Record
  • C. Daily Times
  • D. The Comet

42. The delineation of electoral constituencies for reasons of political advantage is termed___________

  • A. dissolution
  • B. prorogation
  • C. gerrymandering
  • D. delimitation

43. A predominant feature of the Precolonial governance system was that_________

  • A. the British Indirect rule system penetrated it largely
  • B. the governance structures were largely undefined
  • C. the customary laws were prevalent
  • D. theocratic system was widely embraced

44. In most recent times, a seemingly workable solution to the Nigerian federal question is that of_______

  • A. state police
  • B. restructuring
  • C. terrorism
  • D. revenue allocation

45. The concept of delegated legislation is often criticised for all but one of the following reasons?

  • A. it may lead to abuse of the powers
  • B. for reasons of sheer ignorance on legislative substance and procedure
  • C. for reasons of expertise rule making on specific subject matters
  • D. it is a clear violation of the separation of powers concept

46. ____ is noted for having said “man by nature is a political animal”

  • A. Thomas Hobbes
  • B. Aristotle
  • C. Plato
  • D. J.J Rosseau

47. The term ultra vires means_________

  • A. the exercise of supervisory functions by the judiciary
  • B. a situation where a public authority dutifully performs its functions
  • C. a situation where a public authority acts beyond the scope of its duties
  • D. the act of exercising administrative competence over a matter

48. Class stratification is a peculiar feature of___________

  • A. capitalism
  • B. communism
  • C. socialism
  • D. feudalism

 49. One of the following reasons is unlikely to necessitate the emergence of a federal system?

  • A. social factors
  • B. geographical factors
  • C. cultural diversity
  • D. political sovereignty

50. Lobbying is often a strategy adopted by________

  • A. political parties
  • B. public corporations
  • C. public authorities
  • D. pressure group5
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