Indian Polity MCQ-351

Constitution Questions for CSAT,HPPSC,BPSC,TNPSC,WBPSC,TET Exams



Indian Polity Questions for Competitive Exams

The issue of whether a commitment made by a Minister on the floor of the House has been fulfilled or not is decided by the:

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following Parliamentary Committees act as a ‘watchdog’ on departmental expenditures and irregularities?

 
 
 
 

Which of the following is/are true with respect to the Public Accounts Committee?
1. Its work is based on the audit reports of the CAG.
2. It examines the accounts of the Government of India for appropriations made by the Lok Sabha.
3. It examines the accounts of autonomous and semi-autonomous bodies.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements:
1. Members of Rajya Sabha are not associated with the Committee on Public Undertakings.
2. Railway Convention Committee is an ad hoc Parliamentary Committee.
Which of these statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements:
1. The Public Accounts Committee consists of 10 members from Lok Sabha and 5 members from Rajya Sabha.
2. The Public Accounts Committee examines both the Appropriation and Finance Reports submitted by the Comptroller and Auditor-General of India.
Which of the statements given above is / are correct?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements:
1. A retired Supreme Court Judge cannot act as a Judge of the Supreme Court even for a temporary period.
2. A High Court Judge may be appointed as an ad hoc Judge of the Supreme Court for a temporary period.
Which of the statements given above is / are correct?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements:
1. The Supreme Court has original jurisdiction in any dispute between the Government of India and one or more States.
2. The Supreme Court has original jurisdiction in any dispute between the Government of India and any State or States on one side and one or more other States on the other.
3. The Supreme Court has original jurisdiction in any dispute between the Government of India and any corporation or individual on one side and one or more States on the other.
4. The Supreme Court has original jurisdiction in any dispute between two or more States.
Which of these statements are correct?

 
 
 
 

In which of the following categories of cases, the Supreme Court of India has the power to decide?
1. A reference made by the President on a question of law or fact.
2. A case involving interpretation of the Constitution.
3. A case involving a substantial question of law of general importance.
4. A case where the constitutionality of any law has been challenged.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements:
1. The Supreme Court of India can sit only in Delhi.
2. The Supreme Court of India can sit in places other than Delhi which the Chief Justice of India may appoint with the approval of the President.
3. The Parliament may make provisions for conferring supplemental powers upon the Supreme Court.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Assertion (A): The Supreme Court is a Court of Record.
Reason (R): Once a Court is made a Court of Record, its power to punish for its contempt necessarily follows from that position.
Codes:

 
 
 
 

In the appointment of the Judges of the Supreme Court, the recommendations of the collegium consisting of the Chief Justice of India and four of the senior most Judges of the Supreme Court is binding on the President of India, because:

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following statements regarding the exercise of judicial review is not correct?

 
 
 
 

Article 141 of the Constitution lays down that the law declared by Supreme Court shall be binding on all courts within the territory of India. Therefore, the Supreme Court:

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following is directly related to the Appellate jurisdiction of the Supreme Court of India?

 
 
 
 

How can the number of Judges in the Supreme Court of India be increased?