1- The term state in the modern sense was for the first time used by:
D). T. H. Green
2- Rousseau believed that an ideal state should consist of:
C). 27,000 persons
D). Did not fix any number
3- Which one of the following writers does not consider territory as an essential element of state?
D). JH.J. Laski
4- Which one of the following is not an element of state?
5- Who defined state as “a community of persons more or less numerous, permanently occupying a definite portion of territory independent or nearly so of external control, and possessing an organized government to which the great body of inhabitants render habitual obedience”?
6- Who said: “A state is that agency in a society that is authorised to exercise coercive control within a territory”.
B). Anderson and Parker✔️
D). Max Weber
7- who of the following first of all propounded the organic theory of state?
D). Herbert spencer
8- The organic theory of state holds:
A). The state is the result of a social contract
B).The state is a divine creation
C).The state is the result of force
D). The state is a living organism, rather a living spiritual being✔️
9- The state is primarily a:
A). Social association
B). Economic association
C). Political association✔️
D). Socio-economic cum political association
10- Will, not force, is the basis of state’ was stated by:
11- Who regarded the state as an instrument of exploitation of one class by another?
12- who regarded the state as the highest embodiment of morality?
D). All the above
13- According to Locke, the state of Nature was given up because:
A). It was a condition of war of each against all.
B). Man was unsocial, solitary and poor
C). There were some inconveniences✔️
D). Man was basically good but the growth of civilization corrupted him
14- who said that ‘State is a society of societies’?
D). None of the above
15- According to Tretschke the essence of the state is:
C). General will
16-The term sovereignty has been drawn from the Latin term:
17- Sovereignty is an essential attribute of:
18- who said that sovereignty was the fullness of state?
A). The Greeks
B). The English
C). The Romans✔️
19-which one of the following characteristics of sovereignty has been wrongly listed?
20- The concept of ” legal sovereignty” was for the first time propounded by:
D). T. H. Green
21- Sovereignty is an attribute of:
A). Despotic state only
B). Democratic states only
C). All states✔️
22- The concept of political sovereignty is associated with:
B). John Locke✔️
23- The concept of popular sovereignty is associated with:
24- who of the followings believed that sovereignty ‘ vested in the general will?
25- The principle of popular sovereignty holds that sovereignty lies with:
B). Members of parliament