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JAMB – Government – 1986

Challengemoi - JAMB Past Questions and Answers

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

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In a cabinet system, the executive is appointed from the

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The Zikist Movement was popular for its

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Which of these groups of Africa leaders in closely associated with the formation of the OAU

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In Nigeria, the highest court for Muslims is the

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Which of the following parties formed the opposition in the House of Representatives during Nigerian First Republic?

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A social system in which power is derived from control over land is called

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Which of the following sets of factors contributed to the development of nationalism in Nigeria?

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A nation - state is synonymous with a

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Nigeria is NOT a member of

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A system of voting in which the voters are asked a yes' or 'no' question on a major issue is called

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The principle of two levels of government in a country is called

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The term, Chief -in- Council in Nigeria means that, the Chief

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An important advantage of creating more constituent units in a federal state is to

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According to Marxist theory, those who live by selling their labour are referred to as the

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Which constitution was created to legislate for the Lagos colony and the Southern Provinces?

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Local Governments in Nigeria receive the bulk of their financial resources from

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Presidentialism is a system of government in which

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The idea of democracy was first associated with the

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A system of government in which power derives from total control of the instruments of force is called

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The head of state in the first republic of Nigeria was

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A system in which no single person serves as the chief executive is known as

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The main objective of the Public Service Reveal Commission headed by Chief Jerome Udoji was to make the Nigerian Public Service

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Traditional rulers under the 1976 local Government Reforms had

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The main function of the upper chamber in a parliamentary system of government is to

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The organ of the United Nations primarily responsible for maintaining international peace and security is the

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The greatest achievement of nationalist movements in Africa is the

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Which of the following ideologies emphasizes the abolition of government and law?

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Who was appointed by the federal government of Nigeria as the administrator of Western Region in 1962?

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Judges in Nigeria enjoy security of tenure

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The world Organization is an agency of

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In Which of the following ethnic groups was the pre-colonial political structure Not influenced by the Islamic culture?

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A political manifesto is a document which outlines

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In a parliamentary system, who ensures that members are in the House to vote on major issues? The

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Pre-colonial Igbo society was

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One argument against a multi-party system is the

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Which of the following ethnic groups had centralized administration in pre-colonial Nigeria?

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Under the presidential system

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Legislative supremacy exists in

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The two primary elements in politics are

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The major function of the legislative assembly is to

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Which of he following is NOT a function of the Police Force in Nigeria?

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The writ of habeas corpus is applied to secure the

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The British Government revoked the charter of the Royal Niger Company and took over the direct administration of Nigeria in

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The Minorities Commission appointed in 1957 was headed by

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The administrative headquarters of OAU is in

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Aristocracy is the system of government in which the few rule for

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The Federal constitution which concedes to the component unit the right to secede is that of

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Proportional representation is recommended because it

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Which of the following is NOT a fundamental human right in Nigeria?

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Before the 1963 Constitution, the highest court of appeal for Nigeria was the

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