Civils Indian Polity MCQ-13

Indian Polity Quiz UPSC Civils Prelims,SSC,RPSC,KPSC,MPPSC,NDA

If in an election to a state legislative assembly the candidate who is declared elected loses his deposit, it means that

(A) A candidate who fails to secure more than one sixth of the valid votes polled in the constituency will lose his security deposit.
(B) The election was for a multi-member cconstituency.
(C) The elected candidate victory over his nearest rival was very marginal
(D) A very large number of the candidates contested the election.

Who among the following are appointed by the president of Indian ?
1. The chairman, finance commission
2. The deputy chairman, planning commission
3. The chief minister of a union territory.
Choose the correct answer from the codes given below :

(A) 1 only
(B) 1 and 2 only
(C) 1 and 3 only
(D) 2 and 3 only

Which one of the following is a feature common to both the Indian federation and the American federation?

(A) A single citizen ship
(B) Three list in the constitution
(C) Dual judiciary
(D) A federal supreme court to interpret the constitution.

Who among the following do not have right to vote in the elections of the president of India ?

(A) Elected members of the lower house of the parliament
(B) Elected members of the upper house of the parliament
(C) Elected members of the upper house of the state legislature
(D) Elected members of the lower house of the state legislature

Which one of the following is part of the electoral college for the election of the president of the India but does not from part of the forum for his impeachment ?

(A) Lok sabha
(B) Rajya sabha
(C) State legislative councils
(D) State legislative assemblies

The power to increases the number of judges in the supreme court of India is vested in ?

(A) The president of India
(B) The parliament
(C) The chief justice of India
(D) The law of commission

what will follow if a money bill is substantially amended by the Rajya sabha ?

(A) The Lok sabha may still proceed with bill , accepting or not accepting the Recommendations of the Rajya sabha
(B) The Loksabha cannot consider the bill further
(C) The Loksabha may send the bill to the Rajya sabha for reconsideration
(D) The president may call a joint sitting for passing the bill

In the election of the president of India constution tries to :

(A) Give more Weightage to the states
(B) Give more Weightage to the union
(C) Maintain parity between the states and the unions
(D) Do none of the above

The president can be removed from the office before the expiry of his term
1.Only on the grounds of violation of the constitution
2.Only on the grounds of misbehavior and incapacity
3.On the grounds of misconduct
Which of the statements given above is / are correct ?
Choose the correct answer using codes given below :

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) 1 and 2 only
(D) 1, 2 and 3

consider the following statements :
1.The term of the president is counted from the date on which he assumes his office
2.A candidate can contest election for the office of the president only if he is sponsored by at least 10 members of the Electoral College
Which of the statements given above is / are correct ?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2

Consider the following statements : Attorney General of India can
1. Take part in the proceedings of the lower house.
2. Be a member of a committee of the Lok Sabha.
3. Speak in the Lok Sabha
4. Vote in the Lok Sabha
Which of the statements given above is / are correct ?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 and 4 only
(C) 1, 2 and 3 only
(D) 3 only

The president can be removed from the his office through impeachment by the ?

(A) Houses of people
(B) Upper house
(C) Both the house of parliament
(D) Both the houses of parliament and ratified by the half of the state assemblies.

Consider the following statements : The parliamentary committee on public accounts
1. Consists of not more than 25 members of the lower house.
2. Scrutinizes appropriation and finance accounts of the government
3. Examines the report of the comptroller and Auditor General of the Indian < br/> Which of the statements given above is / are correct ?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 and 3 only
(C) 3 only
(D) 1, 2 and 3

In the context of India, Which of the following principles is/ are implied institutionally in the parliamentary government ?
1. Members of the cabinet are member of the parliament
2. Minister hold the office till they enjoy confidence in the parliament.
3. Cabinet is headed by the head of the state.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below :

(A) 1 and 2 only
(B) 3 only
(C) 2 and 3 only
(D) 1, 2 and 3

consider the following statements
1.The council of ministers in the centre shall be collectively responsible to the Lok sabha
2.The union minister shall hold the office during the pleasure of the president of India.
3.The prime minister shall communicate to the president about the proposals for legislation ,br/>which of the statements given above is /are correct ?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 and 3 only
(C) 1 and 3 only
(D) 1, 2 and 3

consider the following statements :The chairman and the deputy chairman of the Rajya sabha are not the members of that house
2.while the nominated members of the two houses of parliament have no voting rights in the presidential election. .They have the right to vote in the election of the vice-president,
which of the statements given above is /are correct ?

(A) 1 only
(B) 2 only
(C) both 1 and 2
(D) neither 1 nor 2