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A MCQ format quiz for UPSC preliminary examination. (Public administration)


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  • 1. 
    Who adopted the term 'ECOLOGY' in the study of public administration?
    • A. 

      Robert Dahl

    • B. 

      Willoughby

    • C. 

      John Gaus

    • D. 

      Herbert Simon

  • 2. 
    "If our civilisation fails, it will be mainly because of administration". Who gave the following statement?
    • A. 

      Woodrow Wilson

    • B. 

      V.V.Donham

    • C. 

      Henry Fayol

    • D. 

      Lyndall Urwick

  • 3. 
    Who among the following thinkers considered that there IS a difference between public and private administration?
    • A. 

      Urwick

    • B. 

      M.P.Follet

    • C. 

      Henry Fayol

    • D. 

      All the above

  • 4. 
    From the following options which one's did Riggs choose to explore the interaction between Public administration and its environment?1) Social2) Political3) Economic4) Communication5) Symbolic
    • A. 

      1,2,3

    • B. 

      1,2,3,4

    • C. 

      1,2,3,5

    • D. 

      1,2,3,4,5

  • 5. 
    'Pariah entrepreneurship' is a characteristic of economic sub-system of which of the following societies?
    • A. 

      Fused

    • B. 

      Diffracted

    • C. 

      Prismatic

    • D. 

      Refracted