Quiz 415 : For Public Service Examinations

1.Which among the following is not correctly matched?
(A)Third Schedule: Forms of oath
(B)Sixth Schedule : Scheduled Areas of India
(C)Seventh Schedule : Concurrent List
(D)Ninth Schedule : Land & tenure Reforms

2.Which among the following acts, incorporated 11th Fundamental duty in Indian Constitution?
(A)42nd Amendment Act
(B)43rd Amendment Act
(C)86th Amendment Act
(D)89th Amendment Act

3.In which of the following case, the Supreme Court held that Preamble indicates basic structure of the Constitution?
(A)SR Bommai Case
(B)Kesavanand Bharti Case
(C)Ashok Kumar Thakur Case
(D)M C Mehta Case

4.Which among the following is not correctly matched?
(A)Fundamental Rights : Article 12-35
(B)Directive Principles : Article 36-51
(C)Municipalities : Article 243-245
(D)Official Language : Article 343-351

5.Which among the following was the outcome of kesavanand Bharti Case v/s State of Kerala Case 1973?
(A)Preamble is Part of the constitution and subject to amending power of the parliament
(B)Preamble is Part of the constitution but not subject to amending power of the parliament
(C)Preamble is not a part of the constitution and is subject to amending power of the parliament
(D)Preamble is not a Part of the constitution and not subject to amending power of the parliament

6.How many times the word “Secular” appears in our constitution?
(A)once
(B)twice
(C)thrice
(D)four times

7.Who among the following quoted “Preamble” as Political Horoscope?
(A)Thakurdas Bhargava
(B)N A Palkhi Wala
(C)K M Munshi
(D)Jawahar Lal Nehru

8.”Socialist” was implicit in the constitution, but made explicit by _______?
(A)38th Amendment Act
(B)42nd Amendment Act
(C)49th Amendment Act
(D)52nd Amendment Act

9.Which among the following article throws all public places to all citizens?
(A)Article 15 (2)
(B)Article 16 (2)
(C)Article 17
(D)Article 18

10.Who among the following headed the Union powers Committee of the Constituent Assembly?
(A)Dr. Rajendra Prasad
(B)H C Mookherjee
(C)Jawahar Lal Nehru
(D)Dr. B R Ambedkar

11.The Cripps Mission was welcomed and accepted by which among the following ?
(A)Congress
(B)Muslim League
(C)Hindu Mahasabha
(D)None of them

12.Who among the following was President of United States when Cripps Mission visited India?
(A)Herbert Hoover
(B)Harry S. Truman
(C)Franklin D. Roosevelt
(D)Calvin Coolidge

13.Consider the following statements:
1. If a commodity has a low price, it shall tend to keep low price elasticity
2. The price elasticity of rice is less than price elasticity of Wheat
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
(A)1 only
(B)2 only
(C)Both 1 & 2
(D)Neither 1 nor 2

14.Consider the following:
1. Tea & Cold Drink
2. Coca Cola & Pepsi
3. Ink & Pen
The cross elasticity of demand for which among the above would be almost Zero?
(A)1 only
(B)1 & 2
(C)1 & 3
(D)3 only

15.Which among the following sites has given the evidence of an earliest recorded “Earthquake”?
(A)Kalibangan
(B)Lothal
(C)Surkotda
(D)Harappa

16.The Bijak Inscription is related to which among the following kings?
(A)Samudra Gupta
(B)Asoka
(C)Pulkesin II
(D)Chandra Gupta

17.In which among the following , the first description about the Bhils , a tribe of Rajasthan was found?
(A)Vedas
(B)Brahmanas
(C)Mahabharata
(D)Puranas

18.For how many years, Great Migration in Europe lasted ?
(A)2 centuries
(B)4 centuries
(C)6 centuries
(D)1 century

19.Who among the following established Mewar Kingdom in Rajasthan ?
(A)Nagaditya
(B)Shiladitya
(C)Bappa Rawal
(D)Mahdenra II

20.The temple city of Osian, near Jodhpur was built by _______?
(A)Pratiharas
(B)Solankis
(C)Chauhanas
(D)Parmaras

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  • Anonymous
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    Is answer to question no.5 correct?Preamble indicates the basic structure of the constitution and the basic structure of the constitution cannot be changed..

  • Krishanu
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    Please reconsider the answer of question no.3 I think the correct answer is Keshabananda Bharti Case.

  • Admin
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    @ Anonymous (First Comment)
    Basic Structure can not be changed but Preamble is subject to amendments.

    @Krishanu,
    It was SR Bommai Case. Yes, kesavanand Bharti case, the same thing was reiterated by Honorable Supreme Court.

  • Krishanu
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    @Admin,
    Thank you for your response. Now it has cleared to me. Thank you very much.

  • Divya
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    still confused.

    Refer this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basic_structure

  • Anonymous
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    QUESTION 2
    Fundamental Duties were added by the 42nd Amendment Act in 1976.
    ANSWER MUST (A).