WAEC Government Exam Questions for 2019/2020|Check Mostly Repeated WAEC Questions Here

WAEC Government Exam Questions for 2019/2020|Check Mostly Repeated WAEC Questions Here–This Government Waec Questions are in two categories, which are Objective and Theory

Government Exam Questions for students preparing for WAEC Examination, Are you preparing for WAEC Examination? Here are mostly repeated Government Examination questions for the forthcoming WAEC Exams. This questions comes in 2 separate sections, such as the Objection section and the Theory section.

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WAEC Government Exam Questions for 2019/2020|Check Mostly Repeated WAEC Questions Here

1.       Democracy means a system of government in
which (a) the majority (b) the minority rules (c) there is no party system (d)
the people rule (e) none of the above

2.       A constitution is federal if (a) it
provides for a presidential system (b) it is unwritten (c) it is not unitary
(d) the central and component units or authorities are co-ordinated and equal
(e) there is a division of powers between a central and number of other
component authorities

3.       The executives is (a) a committee (b) of
the body that makes (c) the body that executes the policies of government (d)
the highest organ of government (e) the body which enforces the law

4.       The judiciary is (a) an arm of the
Executive (b) the body which makes law (c) a body of lawyers (d) the body which
interprets the law (e) none of the above

5.       The ‘Separation of powers’ means the same
thing as (a) a presidential system      (b)
checks and balances (c) the rule of law (d) supremacy of the judiciary (e) none
of the above

6.       Rights are (a) claims which the law
allows (b) claims against the states (c) claims against other individuals (d)
claims which are natural to men (e) what are written in the constitution

7.       Pressure groups are (a) organisations
which want to overthrow the government  (b)
organisation which seek to influence the policies of government (c)
associations of people who share the same ideology (d) political parties (e)
religion orders

8.       A cabinet system of government is
practiced in (a) the USSB (b) the USA (c) the peoples republic of chain (d) the
United Kingdom (e) North Korea

9.       The citizen’s obligations are (a) what
the government orders (b) duties the individual imposes on himself (c) what the
law requires of individual (d) what the military decrees (e) what political
parties demand of their members

10.     An electoral system is the system which
governs (a) the appointment of the Pope (b) how people vote (c) the conduct of
elections (d) the appointment of cabinet minister (e) the appointment of judges

11.     An unwritten constitution is one which (a)
is not subject to judicial review (b) is only partially written (c) is not
written at all  (d) is made up solely of
a set of convention (e) none of the above

12.     Delegated legislation is legislation (a)
which is not submitted to Parliament         (b) made by judicial tribunals (c) made
by a Minister acting under an Act of Parliament (d) made by a local government (e)
made by a parastatal

13.     Before colonial rule, Yoruba traditional
rulers were appointed by (a) the people acting through their representatives
(b) Ogboni (c) Ifa (oracles) priests               (d) Oduduwa (e) Kingmakers

14.     The first political party, properly
so-called, was formed in Nigeria in (a) 1916       (b) 1923 (c) 1944 (d) 1948 (e) 1951

15.     The Lol Cadres a major factor in the
constitutional development of the French colonial territories, was introduced
in (a) 1940 (b) 1946 (c) 1950 (d) 1956 (e) 1960

16.     The Coussey Commission Report laid the
ground work for the eventual independence of (a) Nigeria (b) Gambia (c) Gold
Coast (Ghana) (d) Sierra Leone (e) Liberia

17.     The (former) Western Region of Nigeria became
internally self-governing in        (a)
1955 (b) 1956 (c) 1957 (d) 1958 (e) 1959

18.     The first Pan African conference was held
in (a) Paris (b) Brussels (c) London      (d) New York (e) Manchester

19.     The Public Service Commission (Nigeria) is
responsible for the appointment of all (a) Judges of the High court (b)
officials of public corporations (c) civil servants   (d) military personnel (e) University

20.     Constitutional cases in Nigeria can only be
raised in the first instance in (a) the Supreme Court (b) the High Courts (c)
the Court of Appeal (d) Sharia Court of Appeal (e) none of the above

21.     Which of the following would act for the
Head of State when he is out of the country (a) the Chief justice of Supreme
Court (b) the Chief of Staff, Army (c) The chief of Staff Supreme Military
headquarters (d) The Chief of Staff, Air Force       (e) The General Officer Commanding, First

22.     To raise funds, local government can levy
(a) import duties (b) income taxes        (c) excise duties (d) rates (e) profits

23.     The Economic Commission for Africa is an
agency of (a) the OAU (b) the Commonwealth (c) the United Nations (d) the OCAM
(e) the Africa Development Bank

24.     Nigeria is not a member of (a) the OAU (b)
the Security Council of the UN (c) the African Development Bank (d) the
Commonwealth (e) OCAM

25.     The primary function of political party is
to (a) oppose the government                (b) aggregate interest (c)
mobilize public opinion (d) provide welfare for their members (e) provide
support of the military

26.     The OAU was formed in (a) 1946 (b) 1956 (c)
1960 (d) 1963 (e) 1965

27.     All members of the newly constituted local
government councils in Nigeria were    (a)
directly elected (b) indirectly elected (c) appointed by the state governors     (d) appointed by the Head of State (e) none
of the above

28.     Which of the following is true as a major
function of elections (a) the elections serve the purpose of recruitment of leaders
to office in a modern state (b) the elections give the people a chance to
eliminate opponents who are in office         (c) they are means of testing the
popularity of politicians (d) politicians use elections as tools to deceive the
populace (e) elections are means by which politicians keep themselves in power

29.     The first Governor-General of Nigeria was
(a) Lord Lugard (b) Dr. Nnamdi Azikwe (c) Sir James Robertson (d) (the late)
Major Aguiyi-Ironsi (e) the Oni of Ife

30.     The Supreme policy-making organ in the Organisation of African Unity is (a) the Council of Ministers (b) the Assembly of Heads of State and Government (c) the General Secretariat (d) specialized Commissions (e) none of the above

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