Quiz 159: Indian Polity & Constitution (For Civil Services Exam)
1.Which among the following are included in nagar panchayat?
(A)Notified Area Committee only
(B)Town Area Committee only
(C)Both Notified Area Committee & Town Area Committee
2.Which of the following articles is related to amendment of the Indian Constitution?
3.Which of the following states in India established Panchayati Raj in 1956?
(A)Rajasthan & Maharastra
(B)Rajasthan & Andhra Pradesh
4.Among Sindhi, Sanskrit, Kashmiri & Urdu which are the languages that are in VIII schedule of the Indian Constitution but not official language of any state in India?
(A) Sindhi, Sanskrit,
(B)Sindhi, Sanskrit, Kashmiri
5.In which year National Commission for Minorities was established?
6.A political party in India acquires the status of registered party if it secures what fraction of votes in a state?
7.The power to decide an election petition in India is vested in the ________ ?
8.Which among the following are not given a right to cast their vote by postal ballot?
(A)Foreign Service Personnel while at abroad & Officers on Election duty
(B)Members of the Armed Forces
(C)Indian Nationals settled abroad
9.Which of the following funds in charged for the salary and other allowances of the Judges of the High Courts?
(A)Consolidated Fund of India
(B)Consolidated Fund of State
(C)both of them in 1:1 ratio
10.Supreme Court of India was created by _________?
(B)an Act of Parliament
(C)a Presidential Order
11.In 1965, the head of Jammu & Kashmir was regurgitated as Governor previously called as _________?
12.Which among the following statements regarding the legislative powers of the state council of ministers is wrong?
(A)The council of ministers can summon and prorogue the session of either of both the houses of legislature
(B)The council of ministers can determine the business and timetable of the state legislature
(C)The council of ministers can introduce the important bills in the state legislature
13.In the parliament terminology, what is the meaning of "Closure"?
(A)end of session of parliament
(B)end of proceedings of a day
(C)end of debate on a motion
14.Section 28 A of the Representation of the People Act provides for registration of Political parties by the election commission of India. This act was enacted in which year ?
15.Which among the following is not a National party ?
(A)Bahujan samaj Party
(B)Communist Party of India
(C)Dravida Munetra kadgam DMK
16.Which of the following has more than One seat in Lok Sabha?
17.Article 326 of Indian Constitution originally granted electoral franchise to every Indian Citizen who has not been declared a bankrupt, criminal, insane, or a non resident and has attained age of ____________?
18." There shall be a President of India" which article says this?
19.No amount from the "Consolidated Fund of India" can be withdrawn without the authorization from _________?
(A)President of India
(B)Parliament of India
(C)Comptroller & Auditor General of India
20.The " Contingency Fund of India" was constituted by an act called " Contingency Fund of India Act ___________?