Read each of the following passages and answer the items that follow. Your answers to these items should be based on the passages only.
India is dedicated to free institutions and principles of democracy. We are striving to give everyone an opportunity and raise the standard of living for all. Democracy is one where people have the right to live their own lives and develop themselves in their own way under the guidance of their chosen representatives. If other political democracy is to succeed, it is essential that it be buttressed by step towards economic equality or what has been referred to as the ‘socialistic pattern of society’. Poverty and unemployment hold the biggest threat to the successful working of other democratic system.
Democracy can fail if there is