PUNJAB PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMBINED COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION FOR RECRUITMENT TO THE
POSTS OF PROVINCIAL MANAGEMENT SERVICE, ETC. (BS-17) – 2015
SUBJECT: POLITICAL SCIENCE (PAPER-I)
TIME ALLOWED: THREE HOURS MAXIMUM MARKS: 100
Note: Attempt any FIVE questions in Urdu or English.
Q.1. Critically examine Plato’s Concept of Justice.
Q.2. Machiavelli’s Philosophy is the product of his time. Discuss with reference to “The Prince”
Q.3. Make out a case for Presidential System in Pakistan. Discuss its merits and demerits.
Q.4. Even the worst form of Democracy is better than the best form of dictatorship. Elucidate.
Q.5. Does mass-media play any role in formation of public opinion?
Q.6. What is judicial activism? Discuss its merits and demerits.
Q.7. What is the Islamic concept of Sovereignty? Elucidate.
Q.8. Differentiate between Federation and Confederation. Discuss their merits and demerits.
Q.9. “King is dead, long live the King”.Explain with reference to British monarchy.
Q.10. Write note of any two:-
(a) Bicameral legislature
(b) Collective responsibility of cabinet
(c) Iqbal’s Concept of “Khudi”