Past Papers International Relations


Subject: International Relations

Time Allowed: 15 Minutes

Max Marks: 10

NOTE: Attempt this Paper on this Question Sheet only. Please encircle the correct option. 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  Answer the following Questions, cutting and overwriting are not allowed. (10)


a) Stress the importance of international conflicts in bringing peace

b) Are pessimistic about international peace.

c) Agree with realists that are unitary actors.

d) None of these

Thomas Hobbes provides the philosophical basis for:

a) Realism b) Liberalism

c) Post Modernism d) None of these

3. The author of the book “Twenty Years Crisis” is:

a) Hans Morganthau b) Harold J. Laski

c) E. H. Carr d) None of these

Balance of power is based on:

a) Realist theory b) Idealist theory

d) Constructivism theory d) None of these

Modern State System is believed to have started with:

a) End of Second World War b) End of Cold War

c) Peace of Westphalia d) None of these

Important subject of international relations is;

a) International cooperation b) Human rights

c) Elections d) None of These

Clash of Civilizations is the ideology given by:

a) Francis Faukayama b) Kennith Waltz

c) Samuel P. Huntington d) None of These

Nationalism is about:

a) international Organization b) A state

c) Economy d) None of These

Diplomacy is about:

a) Relations between common people only

b) Relations between government officials

c) Relations between companies

d) None of these

IR as discipline was developed in:

a) Europe b) Asia

c) United States d) None of these



Subject: International Relations

Time Allowed: 2 Hours 45 Minutes

Max Marks: 50



Part-II  Give Short Answers, Each question carries equal marks. (20)

Q#1: Explain the origin of Liberalism.

Q#2: Define and explain Power and its relevance in modern world.

Q#3: Discuss the national interest of a state.

Q#4: Explain the importance of International Relations as discipline.

Q#5: Evaluate different types of diplomats.




Part-III  Give Long Answers, Each question carries equal marks. (30)

1: Define International Relations. Discuss its nature and scope.

2: What is Realism? Discuss its major assumptions.

3: Analyze the origin and evolution of modern state system.