Indian Polity MCQ-352


Under which of the Article of the Constitution of India did the District Planning Committee come into existence ?

(A) 243 ZD
(B) 243 ZE
(C) 244 ZD
(D) 242 ZD


A new All India Service can be created by

(A) An amendment of the constitution
(B) An executive order
(C) A resolution under Article 312 of the Constitution
(D) A statute


Who was the Chief Justice of the Patna High Court for a day only?

(A) S.R. Das
(B) B.P. Jha
(C) A.K. Sarkar
(D) A N. Ray


The first Acting President of India was?

(A) V.V.Giri
(B) B.D. Jatti
(C) Hindayatulla
(D) N. Sanjeeva Reddy


When was the first joint sitting of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha held?

(A) 1960
(B) 1961
(C) 1962
(D) 1963


When was the first sitting of the first Lok Sabha held?

(A) 1950 May 10
(B) 1951 May 11
(C) 1952 May 13
(D) 1953 May 14


The fundamental duties of Indian Citizens were added to the Indian Constitution by the:

(A) 42 nd Amendment
(B) 44 th Amendment
(C) 73 rd Amendment
(D) 74 th Amendment


President`s rule can be imposed in a state under the article:

(A) Article 350
(B) Article 356
(C) Article 360
(D) Article 375


The judicial functions of the Indian Parliament are –

(A) It can remove the President out of office
(B) It can impeach the President
(C) It can impeach the judges of the Supreme Court and the High Court of India
(D) all of the above


The head of the council of Ministers and the actual head of the central government is the

(A) President
(B) Cabinet Ministers
(C) Prime Minister
(D) Vice President


Who appoints the Chief Election Commissioner of India?

(A) President
(B) Prime Minister
(C) Parliament
(D) Chief Justice of India


Who among the following is the Chairman of the Steering Committee to oversee the functions of the National Authority Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC)?

(A) The President
(B) The Prime Minister
(C) The National Security Adviser
(D) The Cabinet Secretary


Which of the following indexes is developed to measure life expectancy level of literacy education and standard of living of people in a country?

(A) Inflation
(B) Sensex
(C) Human Development Index


Which of the following deals between India and one major country was put on a hold for some time as India is finding difficult to implement it?

(A) 123 Pact with USA
(B) Fifth generation fighter plane deal with Russia
(C) Heavy Water deal with Iran
(D) Border talks with China


Which of the following countries has not made any significant investment in India?

(A) Japan
(C) Nepal
(D) Britain


`Directive Principles of State Policy are the conscience of the Constitution which embody the social philosophy of the Constitution` was described by:

(A) Granville Austin
(B) A.V. Dicey
(C) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar
(D) K.C. Wheare


The Directive Principles of State Policy in the Constitution of India have been taken from which one of the following ?

(A) The Constitution of Ireland
(B) The Constitution of United States of America
(C) The Constitution of Australia
(D) The Constitution of Canada


Two official languages of the United Nations are

(A) English and Hindi
(B) English and German
(C) English and Urdu
(D) English and French


Case of I. R. Coelho V. State of Tamil Nadu is related with

(A) Judicial review of Article 356 of the Constitution
(B) Judicial review of Article 226 of the Constitution
(C) Judicial review of Ninth Schedule Laws
(D) Judicial review of action taken by Speaker under Article 105 of the Constitution


Who is the head of the `State-Executive` ?

(A) The State Legislature Assembly
(B) The State Cabinet
(C) The Chief Minister
(D) The Governor