NCERT Solutions for Class 11 Political Science Political Theory Chapter 1

Political Theory: An Introduction Class 11

Chapter 1 Political Theory: An Introduction Exercise Solutions

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Exercise : Solutions of Questions on Page Number : 16

Q1 :  

Which of the following statements are true/false about Political theory?

(a) It discusses ideas that form the basis of political institutions.

(b) It explains the relationship between different religions.

(c) It explains the meanings of concepts like equality and freedom.

(d) It predicts the performance of political parties.


Answer :

(a) True

(b) False

(c) True

(d) False

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Q2 :  

Politics is more than what politicians do. Do you agree with this statement? Give examples.


Answer :

It is correct that politics is more than what politicians do. Politicians as a part of government are involved in politics but politics is not limited to their activities. Politics involves number of various negotiations that go on in society through which collective decisions are made.

  • Politics involves the actions of government and its relation to the aspirations of the people.

  • Politics involves the struggle of people and its influence on decision making.

  • People are engaged in political activity whenever they negotiate with each other and participate in collective activities that are designed to promote social development and resolve common problems.

  • For example, residents of localities form associations to solve their common problems and raise these issues at higher level.

  • Students form unions in colleges and universities to debate and resolve issues that affect the majority of them.

  • Thus, politics is involved in the sphere of life that is related to power, collective decision-making and solving common problems.

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Q3 :  

Vigilant citizens are a must for the successful working of a democracy. Comment.


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Q4 :  

In what ways is the study of political theory useful for us? Identify four ways in which the political theory can be useful to us.


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Q5 :  

Do you think that a good/ convincing argument can compel others to listen to you?


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Q6 :  

Do you think studying political theory is like studying mathematics? Give reasons for your answer.


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