Governance & Social Policy of Pakistan Past Papers


Subject: Governance & Social Policy

Time Allowed: 15 Min

Total Marks: 10

NOTE: ATTEMPT THIS PAPER ON THIS QUESTION SHEET ONLY. Division of marks is given in front of each question. This Paper will be collected back after expiry of time limit mentioned above.


Part-I Encircle the correct option, each question carries equal marks. (10)

1. Governance is a process to exercise the
a) rules
b) power
c) laws
d) none of these
2. Organizations that pursue the common interest of groups of people to influence the making and implementation of government policy are called
a) policy communities
b) political parties
ยข) social movements
d) none of these
3. A public interest group pursues policies that they believe will provide what to society:
a) solidarity incentives
b) collective benefits
c) selective benefits
d) none of these
4. Laws, policies and other writings made to solve the public issues is called
a) governance
b) public Policy
c) both a & b
d) none of these
5. Public policy is to provide the solutions for social
a) development
b) issues
c) both a & b
d) none of these
6. Phenomenon in which a person having membership by enjoying certain Tights in a political community or a state denied to others (non-citizen) is known as
a) citizenship
b) non-citizenship
c) refugees
d) none of these
7. The main actors to govern the state are
a) legislature
b) administration
c) judiciary
d) all of these
8. Theory that refers to the individuals choice that is most in line with their personal preferences is known as
a) state centered theory
b) rational choice theory
c) normative theory
d) none of these
9. State is a political institution that enjoys
a) definite territory
b) organized government
c) population with sovereign power
d) all of these
10. Public governance, global governance, non-profit governance, corporate governance, and project govemance are the types of
a) public Policy
b) governance
c) authority
d) none of these


Subject: Governance & Social Policy

Time Allowed: 2 Hour 45 Min

Total Marks: 50



Part-II Give short answers, each question carries equal marks. (20)

Q#1: Public Policy

Q#2: Democracy

Q#3: Welfare State

Q#4: Process of Governance

Q#5: Legislative Government


Part-III Give detailed answers, each question carries equal marks. (30)

Q#1: Discuss the character of the Pakistani Welfare State and the main pillars of Pakistani social policy.

Q#2: What is Globalization and how it alters the power, capacities goals and purpose of states.

Q#3: Define explanatory theory and distinguish between explanatory and normative theories.