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JAMB – Government – 1982

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This quiz consists of over 50 JAMB Government past questions and answers. The answers are well explained. Retake the quiz as many times as you feel the need. Success!

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The United Nations Organisation was founded to

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in a parliamentary system of government, The head of government is usually

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The O.A.U was founded to

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A body of people and individual that make and enforce laws for a particular society is called

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The membership of pressure groups is limited because they

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The primary function of the Economic and social council of the U.N. is to

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one of the earliest political institutions set up in the colonial periods to allow for local participation in politics was the

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In the parliamentary system of government, executive powers are vested in

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Anonymity of the civil servant means that civil servants must

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A constitution refers to

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Before it became effective, the 1979 constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria was finally approved by

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The Nigeria 1981 Revenue Allocation Act entitled the local governments to?

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In the presidential system in Nigeria the Chief Executive remains in office for

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Under the present Local government system in Nigeria, local councils get the bulk of their finances from

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The economic commission for Africa is an agency of

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One of the fundamental features of capitalism is

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In a federal system, powers that are allocated to both central and state Governments are called

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Which of these is NOT method of election?

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Universal Suffrage means

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The main function of the Legislative Council in British Colonial West Africa was to

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Which of the parties listed below was founded by Herbert Macaulay in 1923?

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Where the administrative headquarters of ECOWAS

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Which of the following was the last constitution formulated for Nigeria without Nigerian participation?

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A court order directing a detainee to be brought to court is called

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A Federal system of government is the one in which

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The body whose responsibility it is to recruit the senior staff of local government councils in Nigeria is the

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The judicial organ of the United Nations is the

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All of the following are obligations of citizens EXCEPT

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The Nigeria 1979 Constitution gives the right to vote to

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The Richards constitution in Nigeria provided for the

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To say that a country has a multi-party system means that

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a constituency is the same as

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In a democracy, political power is exercised by

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All of the following term is different from the others?

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Bye-laws are usually made and enforce by

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The organization of African Unity was set up in

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An unwritten constitution is one where

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Under the 1979 Nigerian constitution, State Electoral Commissions are to conduct

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Pressure groups are important because they

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The Nigeria Federal Legislature is

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The purpose of registration before elections is to

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Which of the country operates a single party system

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We say that a constitution is rigid if

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The idea of democracy as a system of government was inherited from

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The idea of putting everyone under two levels of government at the same time is called

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Ghana was led into independence by

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Which of the following countries voted 'no' in the referendum conducted by France in 1958?

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In the British parliamentary system, if parliament passes a vote of no confidence into the government, the Prime Minister

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Which of the following countries has the right to veto the decision of the Security Council

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In which of the following institutions does the 1979 Constitution of Nigeria provide the representation of traditional rulers?

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JAMB - Government - 1982
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