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1 . Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it. Certain words are given in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.

The subject Good Governance" is both topical and timely. It is an axiom of political science that a state comes into being for life but it exists for good life.

The duty of the state is not only to protect life and liberty but goes further
to enable the people to live in a measure of physical and mental comfort.

Democracy is a government by the citizens themselves. The people should realise that they are responsible for choosing the right and proper persons to represent them in national affairs. In colonial administration
the government was different from the people. Those governments ruled but without the consent and $concurrence$ of the people. This old concept still persists in the masses today. They do not realise that the general election is the occasion for them to choose a government for themselves. On the contrary
the masses feel that the franchise is a patronage to be conferred on their kith and kin
or the local candidate
or one of their caste and religious $fraternity$.

In mature democracies
2 . Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it. Certain words are given in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.

The subject Good Governance" is both topical and timely. It is an axiom of political science that a state comes into being for life but it exists for good life.

The duty of the state is not only to protect life and liberty but goes further
to enable the people to live in a measure of physical and mental comfort.

Democracy is a government by the citizens themselves. The people should realise that they are responsible for choosing the right and proper persons to represent them in national affairs. In colonial administration
the government was different from the people. Those governments ruled but without the consent and $concurrence$ of the people. This old concept still persists in the masses today. They do not realise that the general election is the occasion for them to choose a government for themselves. On the contrary
the masses feel that the franchise is a patronage to be conferred on their kith and kin
or the local candidate
or one of their caste and religious $fraternity$.

In mature democracies
3 . Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it. Certain words are given in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.

The subject Good Governance" is both topical and timely. It is an axiom of political science that a state comes into being for life but it exists for good life.

The duty of the state is not only to protect life and liberty but goes further
to enable the people to live in a measure of physical and mental comfort.

Democracy is a government by the citizens themselves. The people should realise that they are responsible for choosing the right and proper persons to represent them in national affairs. In colonial administration
the government was different from the people. Those governments ruled but without the consent and $concurrence$ of the people. This old concept still persists in the masses today. They do not realise that the general election is the occasion for them to choose a government for themselves. On the contrary
the masses feel that the franchise is a patronage to be conferred on their kith and kin
or the local candidate
or one of their caste and religious $fraternity$.

In mature democracies
4 . Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it. Certain words are given in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.

The subject Good Governance" is both topical and timely. It is an axiom of political science that a state comes into being for life but it exists for good life.

The duty of the state is not only to protect life and liberty but goes further
to enable the people to live in a measure of physical and mental comfort.

Democracy is a government by the citizens themselves. The people should realise that they are responsible for choosing the right and proper persons to represent them in national affairs. In colonial administration
the government was different from the people. Those governments ruled but without the consent and $concurrence$ of the people. This old concept still persists in the masses today. They do not realise that the general election is the occasion for them to choose a government for themselves. On the contrary
the masses feel that the franchise is a patronage to be conferred on their kith and kin
or the local candidate
or one of their caste and religious $fraternity$.

In mature democracies
5 . Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it. Certain words are given in bold to help you locate them while answering some of the questions.

The subject Good Governance" is both topical and timely. It is an axiom of political science that a state comes into being for life but it exists for good life.

The duty of the state is not only to protect life and liberty but goes further
to enable the people to live in a measure of physical and mental comfort.

Democracy is a government by the citizens themselves. The people should realise that they are responsible for choosing the right and proper persons to represent them in national affairs. In colonial administration
the government was different from the people. Those governments ruled but without the consent and $concurrence$ of the people. This old concept still persists in the masses today. They do not realise that the general election is the occasion for them to choose a government for themselves. On the contrary
the masses feel that the franchise is a patronage to be conferred on their kith and kin
or the local candidate
or one of their caste and religious $fraternity$.

In mature democracies
6 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 5). (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
1) The spurt in economic growth /2) cannot be sustained /3) until the development process /4) i s support ed by good governance. /5) No error
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7 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 5). (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
1) Should he be doing so, /2) he may indeed /3) set an example /4) in this direction. /5) No error
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8 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 5). (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
1) It is for those /2) sorts of reason that /3) he seeks now on /4) to do such things./5) No error
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9 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 5). (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
1) Back from Independence /2) we have had a /3) number of important /4) politicians from the region. /5) No error
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10 . Read each sentence to find out whether there is any error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part is the answer. If there is no error, the answer is 5). (Ignore the errors of punctuation, if any.)
1) The Constitution should be /2) amended so that elections /3) can be held only on /4) completion of the five-year term. /5) No error
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