Political Science-[FPSC-U.S A. CSS]/Indian Polity Sample Test,Sample questions

Question:
For how much time a person who is not a member of either House of Parliament can also be appointed as a minister?

1.2 months

2.3 months

3.6 months

4.9 months


Question:
From which date the President of India holds office for a term of five years?

1.The date on which he enters upon his office

2.The date on which he/she is elected

3.The date decided by Parliament

4.The date decided by Election Commission


Question:
How many Former Presidents have been awarded �Bharat Ratna� till now?

1.2

2.3

3.6

4.5


Question:
In which case Supreme court held that any Constitutional amendment that takes away or abridges a Fundamental Right conferred by Part III is void?

1.SR Bommai Vs. Union of India 1994

2.Kesavananda Bharati Vs. State of Kerala (1973)

3.Golaknath v. State of Punjab 1967

4. Minerva Mills v. Union of India 1980


Question:
In which of the following circumstances the speaker and deputy speaker of the Lok Sabha have to vacate their offices?

1.at wish of the President

2.when ruling party loses confidence

3.when they are no longer members of parliament

4.immediately after dissolution of Lok Sabha


Question:
In which of the following states there should be a tribal welfare minister?

1.Bihar

2.West Bengal

3.Telangana

4.Jharkhand


Question:
In which year Sikkim became a protectorate state of India?

1.1948

2.1950

3.1947

4.1949


Question:
In which year Supreme Court ruled that the transfer of high court judges could be resorted to only as an exceptional measure and only in public interest and not by way of punishment?

1.1976

2.1977

3.1978

4.1979


Question:
In which year the Supreme Court held that even after the dissolution of the Lok Sabha the council of ministers does not cease to hold office?

1.1970

2.1971

3.1972

4.1973


Question:
In which year the Supreme Court ruled that the decision of Chairman/Speaker  of disqualification under the Tenth Schedule is subject to judicial review?

1.1973

2.1989

3.1992

4.1995


Question:
National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) has been constituted under which act of Parliament?

1.Legal Services Authorities Act 1958

2.Legal Services Authorities Act 1967

3.Legal Services Authorities Act 1987

4.Legal Services Authorities Act 1990


Question:
On whose advice the President can promulgate or withdraw an ordinance?

1.Prime Minister

2.Vice-President

3.Council of Ministers

4.6


Question:
Presidents Rule can be imposed under which Article of the Constitution of India?

1.Article 356

2.Article 357

3.Article 358

4.Article 359


Question:
Sindhi Language was included in the list of official languages in the 8th schedule of our constitution in which year?

1.1957

2.1967

3.1969

4.1968


Question:
Single citizenship in india has been taken from which country?

1.Britan

2.Canada

3.Both 1 & 2

4.USA


Question:
The amendment of the constitution can be initiated in which of the following?Lok Sabha Rajya Sabha State Assemblies Select the correct option from the codes given below:

1.Only 1

2.Only 1 or 2

3.Only 1 or 3

4.1 or 2 or 3


Question:
The constitution of India mandates that State may reserve any post or appointment in favour of any backward class of citizens who are not adequately represented in the services under that State. Who decides whether such class of citizens is adequately represented or not?

1.Governor

2.President of India

3.Supreme Court of India

4.State itself


Question:
The Election Commission of India is not concerned with the elections of /to the :

1.President

2.Vice President

3.Panchayats and Municipalities in the State

4.All of the above


Question:
The principle of collective responsibility is enshrined in which article of the Constitution?

1.Article 75

2.Article 76

3.Article 77

4.Article 78


Question:
Under which article the President is empowered to provide for the creation of a committee of the Assam Legislative Assembly?

1.271

2.371

3.371 A

4.371 B


Question:
What happens if the Lok Sabha passes a no-confidence motion against the council of ministers?

1.DOnly ministers from Lok Sabha resign

2.Only ministers from Rajya Sabha Resign

3.All the ministers have to resign

4.None of the above


Question:
What is the maximum life of an ordinance?

1.Four months and six weeks

2.Six months and six weeks

3.Three months and three weeks

4.One month and three weeks


Question:
What is the number of Schedules in Constitution of India?

1.8

2.10

3.11

4.12


Question:
Which amendment made it obligatory on the President to give his assent to a Constitutional Amendment Bill?

1.21st

2.24th

3.29th

4.31st


Question:
Which among the following amendments of Constitution of India had accorded precedence to Directive Principles over Fundamental Rights?

1.25th

2.42nd

3.59th

4.44th


Question:
Which among the following article was inserted in the Indian Constitution by 42nd amendment 1976 in purview of India being a signatory of Stockholm Conference of 1972?

1.Article 45

2.Article 47

3.Article 47 A

4.Article 48 A


Question:
Which among the following authorities decides  how far the fundamental rights can apply to the members of the armed forces in India?

1.President of India

2.Parliament of India

3.Arms Forces themselves

4.Arms Forces Tribunal


Question:
Which among the following committees recommended to set up an �Equal Opportunity Commission�?

1.Sarkaria Commission

2.Sachar Committee

3.Bhagawati Committee

4.Chawla Committee


Question:
Which among the following state does not have a bicameral legislature?

1.Maharastra

2.Bihar

3.West Bengal

4.Andhra Pradesh


Question:
Which article makes special provisions for the state of Nagaland?

1.370

2.371

3.371 A

4.371 I


Question:
Which Constitutional Amendment gave Right to Education to children in India?

1.86th

2.90th

3.91st

4.97th


Question:
Which Constitutional amendment stated that a member of either house of Parliament who is disqualified on the ground of defection shall also be disqualified to be appointed as a minister?

1.91st Amendment Act

2.92nd Amendment Act

3.93rd Amendment Act

4.94th Amendmen


Question:
Which of the following countries Lower House is called Gyelyong Tshogdu?

1.Bhutan

2.Myanmar

3.Thailand

4.Cambodia


Question:
Which of the following is out of the purview of article 21 of the Constitution?

1.Capital punishment

2.Pollution of quality of water

3.Sexual Harassment of women at work place

4.Medical aid to injured by a doctor


Question:
Which of the following presidents of India had shortest tenure?

1.S Radhakrishanan

2.Zakir Hussain

3.V. V Giri

4.BD Jatti


Question:
Which of the following statements are correct regarding the legislative powers of the Governor?1. He can summon or prorogue the state legislature2. He cannot dissolve the state legislative assembly3. He does not address the state legislature at the commencement of the first session after each general election4. He nominates one-sixth of the members of the state legislative councilSelect the correct option from the codes given below:

1.1 and 3

2.2 and 3

3.1 and 4

4.1 and 2


Question:
Which of the following statements is incorrect about a Constitutional Amendment Bill?

1.President can withhold his assent to the bill but cannot return the bill for reconsideration of the parliament

2.There is no provision for joint sitting of the two Houses of parliament for passage of the bill

3.A constitutional amendment bill sometimes requires to be ratified by the state legislatures

4.A bill which seeks to amend the constitution does not require prior permission of president to be introduced in the parliament


Question:
Which system is used for the election of Vice-President?

1.System of Proportional Representation

2.Direct Election

3.Voting by Open Ballot

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Question:
Which writ is issued by the court to enquire into the legality of claim of a person to a public office?

1.Quo-Warranto

2.Mandamus

3.Certiorari

4.Prohibition


Question:
Who among the following headed the Union powers Committee of the Constituent Assembly?

1.Dr. Rajendra Prasad

2.H C Mookherjee

3.Jawahar Lal Nehru

4. Dr. B R Ambedkar


Question:
Who among the following is not a member of the committee which recommends the president of India regarding appointments of Chairperson and members of the National Human Rights Commission?

1.Speaker of Lok Sabha

2.Union Home Minister

3.Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha

4.Union Law Minister


Question:
Who among the following was the first chairman of the National Commission for Women?

1.Mohini Giri

2.Dr. Poornima Advani

3.Dr. Girija Vyas

4.Jayanti Patnaik


Question:
Who became the first Governor General of the new dominion of India?

1.C. Rajagopalachari

2.Lord Mountbatten

3.Clement Attlee

4.Rajendra Prasad


Question:
Who decides the reasonableness of the restrictions placed on Fundamental rights in India?

1.Parliament

2.Courts

3.President

4.Prime minister


Question:
Who determines the salaries allowances privileges leave and pension of the judges of a high court?

1.Parliament

2.Rajya Sabha

3.State Legislature

4.None of the above


Question:
Who held the portfolio of External Affairs and Commonwealth relations in the first cabinet of free India?

1.Jawaharlal Nehru

2.Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

3.Dr. Rajendra Prasad

4.Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad


Question:
Who issues a notification for prorogation of the session in the state legislative assembly?

1.Chief Minister

2.Governor

3.Speaker

4.Chairman


Question:
Who said the following words about the Preamble of Indian Constitution? The Preamble is the most precious part of the Constitution. It is the Soul of the Constitution. It is the key to the Constitution. It is a jewel set in the Constitution. It is a proper yardstick with which one can measure the worth of the constitution.

1.Sir Alladi Krishnaswami Iyer

2.Jawaharlal Nehru

3.Pandit Thakur Das Bhargava

4. K. M. Munshi


Question:
Who was the first Indian to join the Viceroys executive council?

1.G.K. Gokhale

2.Mahatma Gandhi

3.Satyendra Prasad Sinha

4.Ambika Charan Majumdar


Question:
Who was the head of Union Powers Committee?

1.Dr. Rajendra Prasad

2.Jawaharlal Nehru

3.B. R. Ambedkar

4.Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel


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