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Indian Polity Model Test 21 in English

Indian Polity Model Test Questions 21 in English

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Question 1
Recognized official language of India
A
25
B
22
C
23
D
27
Question 2
The Supreme Court consists of how many judges?
A
26
B
22
C
25
D
21
Question 3
The Parliament of India consist of
A
One house
B
Two houses
C
Three houses
D
Four houses
Question 4
Which Government started the Land reform legislation?
A
Panchayat
B
Local Government
C
State Government
D
Central Government
Question 5
Money bills can be delayed by the Rajya Sabha only for
A
30 days
B
20 days
C
14 days
D
7 days
Question 6
44th Amendment Act came into force in the year
A
1976
B
1947
C
1950
D
1978
Question 7
Consider the following statements regarding Attorney-General of India.
  1. He advises the government of India on legal matters.
  2. He is the chief law officer of the government.
  3. Under Article 76 of the constitution he has to resign when the government was changed.
  4. He has the right to speak and take part in the proceedings of either house of parliament without a right to vote.
Which of the statements given above is/are not correct?
A
III only
B
IV only
C
I and III only
D
I and IV only
Question 8
Which committee proposed for the setting up of an inter-state council, in 1990?
A
Administrative Reforms Commission
B
Sarkaria Commission
C
Ashok Mehta Committee
D
Gorwala Committee
Question 9
The type of municipal personnel system prevalent in Tamil Nadu is
A
Deputation system
B
Separate personnel system
C
Unified personal system
D
Integrated personnel system
Question 10
What is the major change made in the Indian Parliament during budget session of 1992-93?
A
Introduction of G.S.T. Bill
B
Introduction of New committee system consisting of Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha members.
C
Introduction of Joint Parliament System
D
Introduction of Anti-defection Bill
Question 11
During the First General Election in 1951-1952, two Regional Commissioners were temporarily appointed by the President to assist the Election Commission. Which of the following two places were acted as a head-quarters for the Regional Commissioners?
A
Mumbai and Kolkatta
B
Mumbai and Chennai
C
Mumbai and Patna
D
Mumbai and Hyderabad
Question 12
Which one of the following case was not related to the  Parliamentary Powers to amending the constitution?
A
Golaknath Vs State of Punjab
B
Keshavanandha Bharathi Vs State of Kerala
C
Shankari Prasad Vs Union of India
D
S.P. Gupta’s Vs President of India
Question 13
The Article provides for the abolition and creation of second chambers in the state
A
Article 196
B
Article 169
C
Article 161
D
Article 191
Question 14
Which of the following was not inserted to the constitution of India through First Constitution Amendment Act 1951?
A
A new clause i.e. clause 4 added in Article 15
B
After Article 31, Article 31A and 31B were inserted
C
Entry 33 of the concurrent list was substituted by a new one
D
A Ninth schedule was added to the constitution
Question 15
The Amendment associated with “To Curb President’s Power”
A
Forty Fourth Constitutional Amendment Act
B
Forty Second Constitutional Amendment Act
C
Twenty Sixth Constitutional Amendment Act
D
Forty Sixth Constitutional Amendment Act
Question 16
The Commission to investigate the allegations of large scale sexual abuse, rapes and murders of children in Nithari (NOIDA) was
A
Phukan Commission
B
K.K. Gupta Commission
C
Manjula Krishnan Commission
D
Justice Bellure N. Sri Krishna Commission
Question 17
Whether any criminal proceedings whatsoever can be instituted against President of India?
A
Yes, but prior approval is necessary
B
No, it is not at all possible
C
A civil suit can be instituted along with criminal suit
D
A civil suit can be instituted only before or after entering upon his/her office
Question 18
Which of the following statements, regarding National Human Rights Commission, are correct?
  1. The Chairperson and other members shall be appointed by the President by warrant under his hand and seal
  2. There shall be a Secretary General who shall be the Chief Executive Officer of the Commission
  3. Chief Justice of India shall be a Ex. Office member in the Committee for recommending Chairperson and other members.
  4. No member shall hold office after he/she has attained the age of 70 years.
Responses:
A
All are correct
B
Only I, II and III are correct
C
Only I, II and IV are correct
D
Only II, III and IV are correct
Question 19
Who is the Chairman of Tamil Nadu State Law Commission?
A
Judge Chandru
B
Judge Chockalingam Nagappan
C
Judge Hari Parandhaman
D
None of the above
Question 20
How many NGOs registered under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) in India?
A
10,000
B
15,000
C
20,000
D
25,000
Question 21
The authority to declare war or peace under the Indian Constitution is vested in
A
The Prime Minister
B
The Defence Minister
C
The Parliament
D
The President
Question 22
There is no reservation for the following in the local government election.
A
Scheduled Castes
B
Scheduled Tribes
C
Other backward classes
D
Women
Question 23
A President’s rule can be imposed in a state under the provisions of
  1. Article – 356     2. Article – 350      3. Article -  352           4. Article – 365
A
1 only
B
1 and 3 only
C
1 and 4 only
D
1 and 2 only
Question 24
Which one of the following articles states that “All the ministers are to be appointed by the President on the advise of the Prime Minister?”
A
Article 70
B
Article 72(A)
C
Article 73
D
Article 75(1)
Question 25
The conditions of service of members of All India Services are determined by
A
President of India
B
Constitution of India
C
Parliament of India
D
UPSC
Question 26
The responsibility of the Prime Minister and Cabinet to the Lok Sabha is
A
intermittent
B
indirect
C
at the time of elections
D
direct, continuous and collective
Question 27
The consumer protection Act of 1986 provides for the establishment Consumer Protection Council at
A
National Level at
B
State level only
C
National and State levels only
D
National, State and District levels only
Question 28
The Union territory of Delhi was renamed as the National Capital Territory of Delhi through
A
67th Amendment
B
66th Amendment
C
69th Amendment
D
68th Amendment
Question 29
A comprehensive law dealing with citizenship was passed in the Indian Parliament in the year
A
1967
B
1991
C
1955
D
1993
Question 30
In Indian Constitution which part states about the special provision to protect the interests of the Anglo Indian community?
A
Part – XIII
B
Part – XIV
C
Part – XV
D
Part – XVI
Question 31
The Indian federation is based on the pattern of
A
Switzerland
B
USA
C
Russia
D
Canada
Question 32
In which year the Central Vigilance Commission was enacted by the Parliament as a statutory body?
A
2002
B
2003
C
2005
D
2006
Question 33
Which of the following is not true with regard to the Council of Ministers in India?
  1. Ministers belong to the House of the people.
  2. Finance Minister has to be from the Council of States.
  3. Ministers keeps secrecy of the proceedings of the cabinet.
  4. Ministers are collectively responsible to the House of People.
A
I and II
B
II and III
C
III and IV
D
I and IV
Question 34
Match the following:
  1. Original jurisdiction           1. Constitutionality of a legislative Act
  2. Appellate jurisdiction       2. Matters referred to Supreme Court by the President of India
  3. Advisory jurisdiction          3. Review decision from Lower Court
  4. Judicial Review                  4. To enforce Fundamental Rights
A
1 2 3 4
B
3 1 4 2
C
2 4 1 3
D
4 3 2 1
Question 35
Which of the following amendment included the four languages “Bodo, Dogri, Maithili and Santhali in the Indian Constitution?”
A
75th Amendment Act
B
78th Amendment Act
C
84th Amendment Act
D
92nd Amendment Act
Question 36
  • Assertion(A) : India is a sovereign democratic republic.
  • Reason(R): The constitution of India strives to bring about a happy marriage between British Parliamentary System and US presidential system.a
A
Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) is true but (R) is false
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true
Question 37
In which amendment the words “internal disturbance” was omitted and ‘armed rebellian’ was substituted in the Article 352?
A
44th Amendment
B
45th Amendment
C
62nd Amendment
D
69th Amendment
Question 38
Name the chairman of the States Committee of Constituent Assembly
A
Dr. Rajendra Prasad
B
Dr. K.M. Munshi
C
Dr. B,R. Ambedkar
D
Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 39
Match the following:
  1. The Factories Act                                                                         1. 1961
  2. The Apprentice Act                                                                       2. 1948
  3. The Beedi and Cigar workers  (Conditions of Employment) Act   3. 1986
  4. Child Labour (Protection) Act                                                         4. 1966
A
3 1 2 4
B
2 1 3 4
C
2 1 4 3
D
1 3 2 4
Question 40
Match the key words in the preamble of the Indian Constitution with their meanings
  1. Sovereign     1. Opportunities for the development of individual personalities
  2. Republic       2. No discrimination on the basis of colour, caste, sex, religion etc.
  3. Liberty          3. Head of the state is elected directly or indirectly by the people
  4. Equality        4. No Supreme authority above it,
A
4 3 1 2
B
3 2 4 1
C
2 1 3 4
D
1 4 2 3
Question 41
Article 5-9 of Part II of Indian Constitution relating to citizenship came into force from
A
January 26, 1950
B
August 15, 1947
C
November 26, 1949
D
January 26, 1955
Question 42
Point out the incorrect statement in the following:
A
The Comptroller and Auditor General of India is a Constitutional Authority
B
The Comptroller and Auditor General of India does not audit the accounts of State Governments
C
The Comptroller and Auditor General of India is the head of the Indian Audit and Accounts Department
D
He is the external auditor of Government- Owned Companies
Question 43
Articles 124(2) of the Indian Constitution explains the appointment of
A
The Prime Minister
B
The Council of Ministers
C
The Governor
D
Judge of the Supreme Court
Question 44
Which one of the following statement is correct about the nature of High courts in India?
A
Assam High Court has been made a common high court for Assam, Nagaland, Tripura, Manipur etc.
B
The Jurisdiction of a High Court is not conterminous with the territory of a state
C
Article 224 defines the meaning of High Court
D
President is empowered to establish a common High Court
Question 45
The first in India which introduced its own Right to Information legislation was
A
Rajasthan
B
Tamil Nadu
C
Jammu and Kashmir
D
Madhya Pradesh
Question 46
Who decides the disputes relating to the election of Vice-President?
A
The President
B
The Parliament
C
The Supreme Court
D
The Election Commission
Question 47
Which Article ensures the independent of Indian Election Commission?
A
322
B
320
C
324
D
330
Question 48
Match the following
  1. Municipal Corporation in Madras     1. 1726
  2. Municipal Corporation in Bombay    2. 1882
  3. Lord Rippon Resolution                   3. 1687
  4. Lord Mayo’s resolution                      4. 1870
A
3 2 1 4
B
1 2 3 4
C
3 1 2 4
D
4 3 1 2
Question 49
Art 47 is associated with
A
Raising the level of nutrition and the standard of living
B
Raise the Level of education
C
Raise the growth of industries
D
Raise the agricultural works
Question 50
  • Assertion(A): Court cannot direct legislature to enact a particular kind of law.
  • Reason(R): Legislation is the exclusive right of the  Legislatures
A
Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) is true but (R) is false
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true
Question 51
Which one of the following is exclusively different from others?
A
Article 352
B
Article 356
C
Article 360
D
Article 370
Question 52
Mandal Commission was established in India by which Government?
A
National Front Govt. (during V.P. Singh as P.M.)
B
Congress Party Govt. (during Rajiv Gandhi as P.M.)
C
BJP Govt. (during Vajpayeeas P.M.)
D
Janata Party Govt. (during Morarji Desai as P.M.)
Question 53
The salaries of the judges of Supreme Court are charged upon the
A
Consolidated Fund of India and not votable
B
Contingency Fund of India and not votable
C
Contingency Fund of India and votable
D
Consolidated Fund of India and votable
Question 54
On which date the objectives Resolution was adopted by the Constituent Assembly?
A
January 22nd 1947
B
November 26th 1949
C
January 26th 1950
D
January 22nd 1950
Question 55
  • Assertion(A): Under the constitution, the Chief Minister holds office the pleasure by the Governor
  • Reason(R): The Chief Minister appointed by the Governor
A
Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B
Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not correct explanation of (A)
C
(A) is true but (R) is false
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true
Question 56
The budget is presented in the House of the people
A
by the President
B
by the Prime Minister
C
by the Finance Minister
D
by the Finance Secretary
Question 57
Which of the following states was the first to introduce the Panchayat Raj System?
A
Tamilnadu
B
West Bengal
C
Rajasthan
D
Uttar Pradesh
Question 58
Which part of the Indian Constitution deals with the Union Territory?
A
Part-VI
B
Part – VII
C
Part - VIII
D
Part – IX
Question 59
Right to vote and to be elected in India is a
A
Fundamental Right
B
Constitutional Right
C
Natural Right
D
Legal Right
Question 60
The words ‘secular’ , ‘socialist’ and ‘integrity’ were added in which of the following amendments
A
42nd Amendment
B
44th Amendment
C
46th Amendment
D
52nd Amendment
Question 61
Indian Parliament passed the Administrative Tribunal Act in the year
A
1981
B
1982
C
1985
D
1986
Question 62
Constitutional safeguards to Civil Servants ensured by
A
Article 310
B
Article 311
C
Article 312
D
Article 315
Question 63
The council of Ministers in a state is collectively responsible to
A
Lok Sabha
B
Rajya Sabha
C
Parliament
D
Legislative Assembly
Question 64
Who of the following decides whether a Bill is a Money Bill?
A
The Finance Minister
B
The Chairman of the Rajya Sabha
C
The President
D
The Speaker of the Lok Sabha
Question 65
Who decides the nature of the bill in the Lok Sabha?
A
The Prime Minister
B
The Speaker
C
The Leader of Opposition Party
D
The Home Minister
Question 66
Which of the following articles of the  Indian constitution deals with the ‘abolition of untouchability’?
A
Article 14
B
Article 15
C
Article 16
D
Article 17
Question 67
The main recommendation of “The Tarkunde committee” on electoral reforms in 1975 is about
A
Election commission should be made as a 3 member body
B
Election commission should be made as a 3 member body
C
Appointment of election commission by president and prime minister
D
Appointment of EC by prime minister, leader opposition party in Lok Sabha and the chief justice of India
Question 68
Which of the following committee recommended the setting up of Central Vigilance Committee?
A
Rajmannar Committee
B
Sarkaria Committee
C
Kothari Committee
D
Santhanam Committee
Question 69
The word ‘integrity’ was added in the preamble of the constitution preamble of the constitution of India in the year
A
1956
B
1961
C
1976
D
1981
Question 70
Which article of the Indian constitution defines the fundamental duties of citizen?
A
Article 51 A
B
Article 44
C
Article 41 A
D
Article 52
Question 71
The National Human Rights commission is a
A
Statutory Body
B
Non constitutional body
C
Autonomous body
D
Voluntary institution
Question 72
Which among the following statements is NOT TRUE about CVC?
A
is an apex Indian governmental body
B
created in 1964
C
is an investigating agency
D
it has the status of an autonomous body
Question 73
Which  part of the Indian constitution deals with Panchayat Raj?
A
Part VIII
B
Part X
C
Part IX
D
Part IX
Question 74
Whether governor of a state has the power to dissolve the state legislature?
A
Yes
B
No
C
He / She can only recommend
D
Only President can
Question 75
In the rules of business of Indian Parliament, if the speaker admits, notice of a motion but no date fixed for its introduction- then it is called
A
Call attention motion
B
Adjournment motion
C
No confidence motion
D
No day – Yet- named motion
Question 76
Constitutional status to the Panchayat Raj Institutions was initiated based on the recommendation of
A
G.V.K. Rao Committee
B
L.M. Singhvi Committee
C
Ashok Mehta Committee
D
Balwantray Mehta Committee
Question 77
Which Article of the Constitution of India conferred special leave petitions power to the Supreme Court?
A
Art. 136
B
Art. 32
C
Art. 139
D
Art. 226
Question 78
In India, power of Judicial Review is restricted because the
A
Executive is supreme
B
Legislature is supreme
C
Constitution is supreme
D
Judges are transferable
Question 79
The government of India instituted Bharat Ratna and Padma Shri awards under
A
Article 14 of the Indian constitution
B
Article 18 of the Indian Constitution
C
Article 25 of the Indian Constitution
D
Article 32 of the Indian Constitution
Question 80
The word ‘Secularism’ was inserted in the preamble of the constitution after supreme court of India observed ‘Secularism’ was a basic feature of  constitution in
A
1975
B
1973
C
1976
D
1981
Question 81
The special status provided to Jammu and Kashmir under Art. 370 limits parliament to enact laws relating to
A
List-I and List-III of the Seventh Schedule
B
List-I only of the Seventh Schedule
C
List – II only of the Seventh Schedule
D
List-I, II & III of the Seventh Schedule
Question 82
The ideas of liberty, equality and fraternity enshrined in the preamble of the Constitution of India were adopted under inspiration from the
A
American Declaration of Independence
B
French Revolution
C
Russian Revolution
D
UN Charter
Question 83
Which one of the following is not correct related to the distinctions between the grants under Article275 and Article 282 of the Constitution of India?
A
The grants-in-aid under Article 275 are statutory whereas under Article 282 they are discretionary
B
Under Article 282, the union has the power to provide grants –in-aid even for non-plan expenditure
C
Under Article 275, the union has the right to give grants in accordance with the decision taken on the basis of recommendation of Finance Commission
D
Allocation of Grants under Article 282 is based on the recommendation of Cabinet Committee.
Question 84
Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given below:
  • List I                                             List II
  1. P.A. Sangma                       1. Telugu Desam party
  2. G.M. C. Balayogi                2. CPI (m)
  3. Manohar Joshi                   3. Shiv Sena
  4. Somnath Chatterjee            4. Congress-I
A
2 3 4 1
B
4 1 3 2
C
2 4 3 1
D
4 3 1 2
Question 85
What percentage of downtrodden students enrolment in private schools as per Right to Education Act?
A
25
B
26
C
27
D
28
Question 86
Find out the total votes of the electoral college for the Indian Presidential Election, 2017.
A
11,00,346 votes
B
11,04,546 votes
C
12,06,232 votes
D
13,00,346 votes
Question 87
The supreme court judge retire at the age of
A
62 years
B
65 years
C
58 years
D
60 years
Question 88
The present president of India is
A
Mrs. Sonia Gandhi
B
Dr APJ Abdul Kalam
C
Narendra Modi
D
Shri Pranab Mukherjee
Question 89
Supreme court judges are appointed by
A
Cabinet Minister
B
Members of the Parliament
C
Prime Minister
D
The President
Question 90
Which social institution was considered essential for living and comforts of human beings?
A
Family
B
State
C
Society
D
School
Question 91
The term federation is derived from which language
A
Latin
B
French
C
Hindi
D
Sanskrit
Question 92
Coca cola is a
A
Public sector
B
Private sector
C
Multinational corporation
D
Limited company
Question 93
Prime Minister is appointed by
A
Speaker
B
Chief Minister
C
The President
D
Chief Minister
Question 94
UPSC chair person and members are appointed by whom?
A
Prime Minister
B
Governor
C
The President
D
Chief Minister
Question 95
How many elected members are there in Lok Sabha now?
A
530
B
543
C
238
D
250
Question 96
The Right to information Act was passed by the Parliament on
A
12th October 2005
B
21th October 2005
C
12th October 2006
D
21th October 2006
Question 97
In which year the Government of India announced its new agricultural policy
A
2000
B
2010
C
2005
D
2012
Question 98
Which one of the following Article deals with financial emergency in Indian Constitution?
A
Article 352
B
Article 356
C
Article 360
D
Article 370
Question 99
In which year the Right to Information Act came into force
A
2003
B
2004
C
2005
D
2006
Question 100
Lok Adalats was introduced in
A
1950
B
1947
C
2000
D
1987
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