2018 JAMB CBT 10th 7am GOVERNMENT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

_*Government*_
1 :- the organization of african unity’s charter was signed in
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Addis ababa
2 :- which of the following is a major institution in the execution of policies in the igbo pre-colonial
political system?
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age grade
3 :- Africa as the center-piece of nigeria’s foreign policy was populated by the regime of
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murtala mohammed
4 :- public opinion denotes
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judgment on national issue
5 :- the secretariat of the economic community of west african state is in
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Abuja
6 :- in the spirit of african brotherhood, nigeria participate d in ECOMOG peace-keeping operations in
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liberia and seirra leone
7 :- the civil servants are insulated from politics essentially to actualize the principle of
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Neutrality
8 :- A maajor shortcoming of the 1960 independent constitution of nigeria was that it
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ration the queen of england as ceremonial head
9 :- an arrangement in which powers of the component units are greater than those of the center is
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confederal
10 :- presure groups are basically formed to
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influence government
11 :- commercialization of government-owned enterprises in nigeria entails
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operating them splicitly on business basis
12 :- A function common to political parties and presure groups is
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interest aggregation
13 :- the legislature checks the excesses of the executive through
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scruting of the budget
14 :- nigeria hosted commonwealth heads of government meeting in
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2003
15 :- an external factor that aided the grouth of nationalism in nigeria was the
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atlantic charter
16 :- government by the best citizen is reffered to as
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Aristocracy
17 :- under the 1979 constitution the items on the exclusive list was assignedt to the
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state government
18 :- Age-grade was a prominent feature in the pre-colonial system of the
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Igbo
19 :- in nigeria’s first republic, the united middle belt congress was an opposition to the
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national council of nigeria citizen
20 :- the militery leader in nigeria that appointed an interim national government was
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Ibrahim babangida
21 :- prior to 1976 local government reforms, the north operated
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native authority
22 :- the doctrine of colletive responsibility means that ministers
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must support cabinet decision
23 :- the french policy of association substituted the policy of
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assimilation
24 :- government owned companies operating in the economy sector are reffered to as
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public enterprise
25 :- coalition government could necesitated by a situation where
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no party has majority to form government
26 :- a federal constitution is usually
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rigid and written
27 :- the trusteeship council of the united nations is considered moribund because
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there are no longer trust territeries
28 :- in nigeria, functions performed by both the federal and the state government includes
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road construction health and defence
29 :- OPEC successfully placed embergo on the sale of oil to western nations during the
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Irag and kuwait war
30 :- An unwritten constitution is
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partially written base on convention
31 :- during the colonial era, the indirect rule policy was not seccessful in easter nigeria because
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the paople were not used to centralizes leadership
32 :- A feature of democracy that facilitates peaceful change of government is
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periodic election
33 :- the utilitarian which postulated that government essentially exist tpo [rovide the happiness was
expounded by
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John locke
34 :- the newspaper established by herbert macaulay was
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the lagos daily news
35 :- the principle of separation of power was popularised by baron de montesquieu in his book
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the spirit of the law
36 :- which of the following is an attribute of society
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population
37 :- the underlining aim for the existence of OPEC is
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economic
38 :- election as a political process is significant because it
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facilitate change of government
39 :- the freedom to vote and to be voted for is the right of
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citizens
40 :- the administrative head of the economic and financial crimes commission is the
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chairman

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