In the following passage there are blanks, each of which has been numbered. These numbers are printed below the passage and against each four words are suggested, one of which fits the blanks appropriately. Find out the appropriate word in each case.
Democracy has its dangers, the greatest of which is that it may be the rule of ignorance. Citizens who are not.....191.....intelligent and educated are.....192.....to commit errors of judgement in the casting of votes. The best men may thus..... 193.....to get elected Elections are usually a..... 194.....of propaganda. Another criticism of democracy is that it is wanting..... 195.....efficiency. For prompt and effective action, unity of action is .....196..... In a multitude of minds, much..... 197.....discussion takes place, whereas unity of control is needed for vigorous national life. This criticism, however, is not very.....198.....because in times of war the British Prime Minister usually.....199.....the power of a dictator. Another criticism of democracy in times of war is that secrecy in military affairs becomes difficult, if not..... 200.....,and that the opposition usually lowers the morale of the people by its condemnation of the actions of the cabinet.
Four alternatives are suggested for each question. Choose the correct alternative out of the four and indicate the correct answer
He tried to prevent me.............doing my duty.