Quiz 202: Indian Polity & Constitution for Civils and Judiciary Examinations

1. Within their respective spheres, the union and the state legislatures are made supreme and they should not encroach on the sphere reserved for other. This concept is known as which of the following ?
[A] Doctrine of colorable legislation
[B] Doctrine of pith and substance
[C] Doctrine of double effect
[D] None of the above

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2. Which among the following state does not have a bicameral legislature?
[A] Maharastra
[B] Bihar
[C] West Bengal
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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3. Which of the following states was joined to Dominion of India was signing Instrument of Accession on October 26, 1947?
[A] Hyderabad
[B] Goa
[C] Jammu & Kashmir
[D] Assam

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4. Which among the following is not correct regarding the article 352 ?
[A] If national emergency is proclaimed because of war or external aggression It has automatic extension to Jammu & Kashmir
[B] If national emergency is proclaimed on the ground of armed rebellion then it does not automatically extend to Jammu & Kashmir
[C] If national emergency is proclaimed on the ground of armed rebellion then it automatically extends to Jammu & Kashmir
[D] None of the above

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5. At the time of commencement of Indian constitution, the all states of Union of India were put in four parts A, B, C, D, later reorganized and reduced to 2 categories ‘states and union territories’ in 1956. Which of the following was only one member of D?
[A] Vindhya Pradesh
[B] Bombay
[C] Madras
[D] Andaman & Nicobar Islands

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6. At the time of commencement of Indian constitution, the all states of Union of India were put in four parts A, B, C, D, later reorganized and reduced to 2 categories ‘states and union territories’ in 1956. Which of the following was only one member of D?
[A] Vindhya Pradesh
[B] Bombay
[C] Madras
[D] Andaman & Nicobar Islands

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7. The following are called “scheduled areas’ as per Indian constitution?
[A] Tribal inhabited areas located in North East India
[B] Tribal inhabited areas which are located in other parts of India other than North East India
[C] Tribal inhabited areas located all over India including NE states
[D] None of the above

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8. If certain case required to take a decision regarding constitution of India then which court has power to do so?
[A] Supreme Court Only
[B] Both High Court & Supreme Court
[C] Neither High court nor Supreme Court
[D] High court only

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9. Indian lokpal is synonymous to the institution of Ombudsman existing the ___________countries?
[A] Scandinavian countries
[B] Nordic countries
[C] Benelux countries
[D] G-7 countries

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10. To deal with the common problems of Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram a North Eastern Council was set up in which year?
[A] 1965
[B] 1968
[C] 1971
[D] 1975

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Comments

  • P
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    Sir,

    thanks for such great quiz(zes) on polity n constitution….
    please put a compilation of state-wise ( of union territories as well) legislature structure(s).

    Something like showing no. of seats of house or houses (as d case may be) of state legislature(s) in a single post.

    regards,

  • P
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    Sir in q-7 wen u talk abt 5th schedule, d 4 states tat u ve mentioned in d answer- do they form exclusive list or d answer has only an inclusive list of states?…. I mean wat abt Arunachal Pradesh….. r dere no tribal areas in ArunaP n Manipur?

    Please clarify.

  • Anonymous
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    answer to q no 20?

  • Anonymous
    Reply

    Great effort..Thanks to you and your team

  • COMMITED To TARGET
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    Sir,
    Q7 ,
    What about Arunachal Pradesh, nagaland, are they not included in 5th schedule……
    Please clarify my doubt…

    Thanking You sir,

    Manjunath.M
    [email protected]

  • vadivukarasi
    Reply

    for qn no 16
    Either it must have polled 6 per cent of the valid votes polled in any four states alongwith at least four seats in the Lok Sabha or it must have got 2 per cent of the total seats in Lok Sabha from at least three states.

  • manoj patel
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    Q NO.7 Sir Tribal areas of Assam,Meghalaya,Tripura and Mezoram are separately deal with provision given in 6th SCHEDULE not in 5th schedule.