Quiz : 375 : Indian Constitution for Civil Services & State Civil Services Examinations
1.Which among the following is the correct statement in context with eligibility of chairman of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)?
(A)The Chairman of the NHRC must have been a Judge of Supreme Court of India
(B)The Chairman of the NHRC must have been a Judge of a High Court of Indian state or Supreme Court of India
(C)The Chairman of the NHRC must have experience of 15 years of practice as a human rights lawyer in Supreme Court of India
(D)The Chairman of the NHRC must have experience of 10 years of practice as a human rights lawyer in Supreme Court of India
(E)The Chairman of the NHRC must have been a Chief Justice of Supreme Court of India
2.Who among the following is not a member of the committee which recommends the president of India regarding appointments of Chairperson and members of the National Human Rights Commission?
(A)Speaker of Lok Sabha
(B)Union Home Minister
(C)Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha
(D)Union Law Minister
(E)Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha
3.Since which year the government of India started recognizing the ‘Primitive Tribal Groups’ (PTGs) as more backward communities among the tribal population groups ?
4.In which of the following 3 states the Article 164(1) provided a Minister in charge of tribal welfare who may in addition be in charge of the welfare of the Scheduled Castes and backward classes?
(A)Bihar, West Bengal & Orissa
(B)Bihar, Madhya Pradesh & Orissa
(C)Bihar, Rajasthan & Gujarat
(D)Bihar, Rajasthan & Madhya Pradesh
(E)Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Orissa
5.which of the following Constitutional Amendments has authorized the president to publish a authoritative Hindi Translation of the Constitution of India?
(A)The Constitution (55th Amendment) Act
(B)The Constitution (56th Amendment) Act
(C)The Constitution (57th Amendment) Act
(D)The Constitution (58th Amendment) Act
(E)The Constitution (59th Amendment) Act
6.Article (1) says that India will be a Union of States. Which among the following is NOT a correct statement in this context?
(A)India is a federation and a result of an agreement by the States to join in the federation
(B)No state has a right to secede from it
(C)Neither central government nor state government can override or contravene the provisions of the Constitution
(D)The most important subjects have been included in the Union list which has 97 subjects
(E)All statements are correct
7.Which of the following part of Indian Constitution resembles the standard-setting Charter of the United Nations and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights of 1948?
(E)None of them
8.Which of the following article provides for a
243A. Gram Sabha
243B. Constitution of Panchayats.
243C. Composition of panchayats.
243D. Reservation of seats.
243E. Duration of Panchayats etc
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(A)Article 243 A
(B)Article 243 B
(C)Article 243 C
(D)Article 243 D
(E)Article 243 E
9.Who among the following judges of Supreme Court of India was many times called as “Champion of State Rights”?
(A)Justice Subba Rao
(B)Justice A K Sarkar
(C)Justice Kailas Nath Wanchoo
(D)Justice Jayantilal Chhotalal Shah
(E)None of them
10.Which of the following presidents of India headed the Indian Society of Labour Economics (ISLE) founded in 1957 ?
(A)Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
(B)V. V. Giri
(D)B D Jatti
(E)Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy
11.Which among the following is not correctly matched ? (subject matter of articles)
(A)360 : Financial Emergency
(B)368: Amendment of the Constitution
(C)323 A : Administrative tribunals
(D)280: Finance Bill
(E)all matched correctly
12.Directive Principles are just like ‘a cheque on bank payable at the convenience of the bank’. Who among the following said this?
(A)Jawahar Lal Nehru
(B)Bhim Rao Ambedkar
(C)Mr. R. K. Sidhwa
(D)Prof. K T Shah
(E)Ajit Prasad Jain
13.Till the 42nd Amendment in 1976, the word Secular was nowhere in the constitution except in Article _________?
14.Which among the following term correctly represents the Zonal Councils?
(B)Actually Working Bodies
(C)Law Making authorities
(E)None of the above
15.Which of the following parts of Indian constitution has only one article?