How Well Do You Know Totalitarianism?

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How Well Do You Know Totalitarianism?

Totalitarianism is a political system in which total control is exerted by the state over citizens. No freedom of speech and the economic, social, political and cultural reins of the society are handled by the leader.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A society in which people have a say in their government and elect their leaders is...   
    • A. 

      Monarchy

    • B. 

      Ruling

    • C. 

      Democracy

    • D. 

      Fascism

  • 2. 
    Totalitarianism was dominant across Europe in the early...
    • A. 

      18th century

    • B. 

      16th century

    • C. 

      20th century

    • D. 

      14th century

  • 3. 
    Totalitarianism is a form of government that can be described as...
    • A. 

      Centralized

    • B. 

      Decentralized

    • C. 

      Monogamic

    • D. 

      Automatic

  • 4. 
    What kind of political system is Totalitarianism?
    • A. 

      Democratic

    • B. 

      Liberal

    • C. 

      Authoritarian

    • D. 

      Freedom

  • 5. 
    One of these is not found in Totalitarianism.
    • A. 

      Total control

    • B. 

      Brutalism

    • C. 

      Autocracy

    • D. 

      Authoritarian

  • 6. 
    Totalitarian regimes are usually headed by a...
    • A. 

      Charismatic leader

    • B. 

      Monarch

    • C. 

      Ruler

    • D. 

      Class

  • 7. 
    In the early 1920s, the term totalitario was coined by...
    • A. 

      Aristotle

    • B. 

      Benito Mussolini

    • C. 

      Tom Hardy

    • D. 

      Socrates

  • 8. 
     A totalitarian society is usually ruled by a...
    • A. 

      Systemist

    • B. 

      Monarch

    • C. 

      Dictator

    • D. 

      Ruler

  • 9. 
    In 1923, who described totalitarianism as a total political power by the state?
    • A. 

      Thomas Hobbes

    • B. 

      William Shakespeare

    • C. 

      Giovanni Amendola

    • D. 

      Socrates

  • 10. 
    In the 1990s, François Furet used the term totalitarian twins to link Stalinism and...
    • A. 

      Democracy

    • B. 

      Freedom

    • C. 

      Aristocracy

    • D. 

      Nazism