Political Science MCQs with Answer for CSS/PMS (Western Political Thoughts)

Political Science MCQs with Answer for CSS/PMS related to Western Political Thoughts. The emergence of Political Science was initiated in the west. That’s why we must understand the Western Political Thoughts and concepts to get good marks in the examination. Here you will find the most important MCQs of Political Science related to Western Political Thoughts and Western Philosopher. The following are the important MCQs about Western Political Thoughts.

MCQs about Jeremy Bentham & James Mills

These are the most important MCQs of Western philosophers like Jeremy Bentham and James Mills.

1. Jeremy Bentham was the founder of new liberal doctrine, now known as?
A. Utilitarianism
B. Naturalism
C. Classicism
D. Romanticism
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2. Utilitarian Political thoughts were developed by
A. James Mills
B. Jeremy Bentham
C. Edmund Burke
D. de Maître
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3. “An introduction to the Principles of Moral and Legislation” was the book published in 1789, written by
A. Rousseau
B. James Mills
C. Jeremy Bentham
D. None of them
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4. What is the life span of Jeremy Bentham?
A. 1673-1745
B. 1740-1807
C. 1773-1840
D. 1748-1832
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5. James Mill was the staunch advocate of a legitimate form of government through
A. Liberal Democracy
B. Classical liberal principles
C. Participative democracy
D. Parliamentary democracy
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MCQs about Adam Smith, H. Spencer & Tocqueville

These are the most important MCQs of Western philosophers like Adam Smith, H. Spencer & Tocqueville.

6. When did Adam Smith publish his famous book “Wealth of Nations”?
A. 1774
B. 1775
C. 1776
D. 1777
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7. Adam Smith’s life span was
A. 1720-1787
B. 1723-1790
C. 1719-1786
D. 1724-1789
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8. Herbert Spencer was the British thinker who evaluated
A. Neoliberalism
B. Classical Liberalism
C. Humanism
D. Post Modernism
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9. Herbert Spencer philosophy is known as
A. Darwinian Natural Selection
B. Darwinian Naturalism
C. Darwinian Selection
D. Social Darwinianism
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10. Alexis de Tocqueville was a
A. British Liberal Philosopher
B. French Liberal Philosopher
C. British Aristocrat
D. French Aristocrat
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11. “Democracy in America” was written by Tocqueville in
A. 1831
B. 1833
C. 1835
D. 1837
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12. Alexis de Tocqueville was born in
A. 1802
B. 1803
C. 1804
D. 1805
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13. Famous liberal theorist J.S. Mill was a
A. Utilitarian
B. Moderate Economist
C. Theorist
D. None of these
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14. Study of Romantic Poetry reminded J.S. Mill that utilitarian philosopher was lacking in
A. Moral terms
B. Economic terms
C. Human terms
D. Social terms
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15. J.S. Mills is best known for his essay
A. On Liberty
B. Utilitarianism
C. The Principles
D. Progress
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16. Who has coined the term “Intellectual Elites”?
A. James Mill
B. J.S. Mill
C. David Hume
D. None of these
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17. Famous British thinker T.H. Green was an
A. An economist
B. An academician
C. A political activist
D. An intellectual
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18. T.H. Green and his followers laid the foundations of
A. Modern Democracy
B. Modern Philosophy
C. Modern Liberalism
D. Neoconservatism
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19. “Lectures on the Principles of Political Obligations” was the work written by
A. Hegel
B. David Hume
C. T.H. Green
D. James Mill
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Political Science MCQs about Karl Marx

These are the most important MCQs of Western philosophers like Karl Marx.

20. Karl Marx was born to a middle-class family in Prussia in
A. 1817
B. 1818
C. 1819
D. 1820
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21. When Marx moved to Paris in 1834, it was the Centre of ?
A. Socialist Movement
B. Socialist Republic
C. Socialist Circle
D. Social Democracy
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22. When Marx was forced to leave Paris because of his radical views in
A. 1845
B. 1841
C. 1843
D. 1850
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23. Marx produced his economic work “Das Capital” in 1894 when its Volume-1 published. Volume II and III were brought out by
A. Hegel
B. Angeles
C. Marx and Angeles
D. Marx
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24. Marx and Angeles co-authored “The German Ideology” in the year
A. 1846
B. 1840
C. 1860
D. 1855
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25. “The Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts” were written by Marx in the year
A. 1844
B. 1843
C. 1850
D. 1851
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26. The period from John Locke to the beginning of the 19th Century is called
A. Age of Discovery
B. Renaissance
C. Enlightenment
D. Romanticism
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27. The period before Alexander the Great’s death in 323 B.C to the middle of the 2nd Century B.C. is called
A. Classical
B. Hellenic
C. Neoclassical
D. Dark Ages
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28. The form of government based upon an extensive franchise and protection of basic rights and liberties is called
A. Nominalism
B. Linguistics
C. Ethnicity
D. Nationalism
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29. Who is considered to be the recent modern political thinker out of these four philosophers?
A. Plato
B. David Hume
C. Hobbes
D. J.S. Mill
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30. Hume’s utilitarianism was directed against the whole natural law tradition of
A. Political Discourse
B. Social Discourse
C. Economic Discourse
D. Ethical Discourse
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31. The theory asserting that truth is a function of language is called
A. Nominalism
B. Linguistics
C. Ethnicity
D. Nationalism
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32. Machiavelli rejected the whole classical heritage at a deeper
A. Meta Physical level
B. Epistemological level
C. Metaphysical and empirical levels
D. Metaphysical and Epistemological levels
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33. Machiavelli rejected the whole classical heritage at a deeper
A. Meta Physical level
B. Epistemological level
C. Metaphysical and empirical levels
D. Metaphysical and Epistemological levels
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