Introduction to Political Science of Pakistan Past Papers


Subject: Introduction to Political Science

Time Allowed: 10 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 10

NOTE: Attempt this Paper on this Question Sheet only. Please encircle the correct option. A division of marks is given in front of each question. This Paper will be collected back after the expiry of the time limit mentioned above.

Part-I Encircle the correct option, cutting and overwriting is not allowed. (10)

1. How many essentials are required to constitute a state
a) Three b) Four c) Five
d) Six e) None of these
2. Fascism as a political theory originated in
a) France b) Germany c) Italy
d) Russia e) None of these
3. Strong emphasis on justice was laid by
a) Socrates b) Aristotle
c) Herodotus d) None of these
4. A bi-cameral legislature as most suited to
a) Federal States b) Presidential form of government
c) Authoritarian states d) None of these
5. Plato wrote
a) Politics b) The laws
c) Political Economy d) None of these
6. Collective responsibility is a feature of
a) Presidential form b) Parliamentary form
c) Authoritarian form d) None of these
7. Which political theory propounded the state will ultimately disappear Socialism
a) Fascism b) Communism
c) None of these
8. Democracy originated in ancient Greece
a) In the US after freeing itself from British tyranny b) In France after Revolution
c) in UK after signing Magna Carta
9. The national assembly of Pakistan consists of:
a) 200 members b) 313 members
c) 211 members d) None of these
10. The author of the book “The Prince” was:
a) Machiavelli b) Plato
c) Socrates d) None of these


Subject: Introduction to Political Science

Time Allowed: 2 Hours 45 Minutes

Maximum Marks: 50



Part-II Give short details of each of them, each answer carries equal marks. (20)

Q#1: Describe the concept of Legitimacy.

Q#2: Write a short note on Judiciary as an important organ.

Q#3: Highlight the scope of Political Science.

Q#4: Describe the concept of Federation.


Part-III Give brief answers, each answer carries equal marks. (30)

Q#1: Briefly describe the evolution of Western Political Thought.

Q#2: Explain which form of government is good for Pakistan, Presidential or Parliamentary?

Q#4: Explain the legislature and judiciary as an important organ of Government.