MCQ: Outcomes Of Democracy - 1


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QUESTION: 1

On what ground is a dictatorship form of government is better than a democracy ?

Solution:

Democracy generally leads to poor growth of country's economy. If you consider all the democracies and all the non-democracies between 1950 and 2000, dictatorships have slightly better growth rate. Consider the case of China and USA. USA is a very old democracy which has achieved such economic growth in 200 years whereas China running a non-democratic government has achieved similar economic growth pattern in 60 years. The inability of democracy to provide higher economic rates worries economists all over the world.

QUESTION: 2

Which South Asian country has always had a democratic government since independence ?

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QUESTION: 3

Democratic governments do not very often share – 

Solution:

The main non performance areas of Democracy

i. The record of democracies is not impressive on these two counts,

a) Corruption

b) Frustrating people by ignoring their needs on morality grounds


ii. But at the same time there is nothing to show that non-democracies are less corrupt or more sensitive to the people.

iii. Most democracies fall short of elections that provide fair chance to everyone and allowing all decisions for public debate.

iv. Democratic governments do not have a very good record on sharing information with the citizens.

v. Mixed record on free and fair election and not successful in sharing records with people, however in India we have RTI as a fundamental right.

QUESTION: 4

What is regarded as a ‘definite plus point’ of democratic regimes ? 

Solution:

Ability to handle social differences, divisions and conflict is a definite plus point of democratic regimes.

QUESTION: 5

Which of the following statements is true about democracy ? 

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QUESTION: 6

Which South Asian Country remains least doubtful about the suitability of democracy for its country ?  

Solution:

India is a south asian country with the strongest democracy.

QUESTION: 7

What are the features common to all countries following politics ? 

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QUESTION: 8

A democracy is attentive to the needs of ?

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QUESTION: 9

Why is democracy better than any other form of government:  
I. It improves the quality of decision making.  
II. It allows the citizens to do whatever they like. 

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QUESTION: 10

Democracies have successfully eliminated:

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QUESTION: 11

In which South Asian country is dictatorship preferred over democracy ? 

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QUESTION: 12

A democratic government is a ____________ government.

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QUESTION: 13

Democracy is based on the ideas of ?

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QUESTION: 14

Democracy is considered a better form of government in comparison to dictatorship because:

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QUESTION: 15

People complaining about democracy show that:  

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QUESTION: 16

In the context of assessing democracies, which is the odd one out?

Democracies need to ensure:

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QUESTION: 17

What is the most basic outcome of democracy ? 

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QUESTION: 18

Which country in South Asia never had a democratic government ?

Solution:

The mountain countries of Nepal and Bhutan, two independent countries that were not part of the British Raj, and the island countries of Sri Lanka and Maldives are generally included as well.

QUESTION: 19

Mention the factor that contributes to the economic development of the country.

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QUESTION: 20

Which of the following is true with reference to democracy ?
A. Democracy allows us to correct mistakes.  
B. It can address all the socioeconomic and political problems. 

Solution:

The correct answer is B as both the statements given are true
A. Democracy allows us to correct mistakes.  
B. It can address all the socioeconomic and political problems

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