Indian Polity & Constitution MCQs

Indian Polity & Constitution Objective / Multiple Choice (MCQs) Questions for Preparation of SSC-CGL, UPSC Civil Services, NDA, CDS, Railways and State Level Public Services Examinations of 2020-2021.

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1. Which of the following statements is not correct about the Rajya Sabha?

[A] Rajya Sabha is a permanent body
[B] It was duly constituted for the first time on April 3, 1952
[C] Twelve of Rajya Sabha members are nominated by the President
[D] One-third of its members retire every year

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2. For how long, a joint sitting of both the houses of Parliament may be convened to consider a bill which was passed by one house and pending in another house?

[A] 3 Months
[B] 6 Months
[C] 9 Months
[D] 12 Months

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3. A no-confidence motion against the Union Government can be initiated in which among the following ?

[A] ONLY Lok Sabha
[B] ONLY Rajya Sabha
[C] Either Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha
[D] ONLY Lok Sabha with prior consent of President

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4. The accounts of which of the following are not audited by CAG?

[A] Municipal institutions
[B] State Governments
[C] Government Companies
[D] Central Government

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5. How many members can be nominated to Lok Sabha by President ?

[A] 0
[B] 2
[C] 3
[D] 4

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6. The makers of Constitution of India chose the scheme of federation of India, as prevalent in which among the following countries?

[A] United states
[B] United kingdom
[C] Australia
[D] Canada

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7. Till now, the Preamble of Constitution of India has been amended for how many times?

[A] Never
[B] Once
[C] Twice
[D] Thrice

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8. Which among the following state / union territory got birth with the Punjab Reorganization Act of 1966?

[A] Haryana
[B] Hiamchal Pradesh
[C] Chandigarh
[D] None of the above

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9. Regarding the “starred questions” asked during Question Hour of Parliament , which among the following is true?

[A] Oral Answer is required to be given by the minister on floor of the house and supplementary questions may be asked on Minister’s reply
[B] Oral Answer is required to be given by the minister on floor of the house and supplementary questions may not be asked on Minister’s reply
[C] Written Answer is to be given by the minister after 10 days notice and no supplementary question may be asked
[D] None of the above

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10. Who among the following can suspend the fundamental rights?

[A] Parliament
[B] President
[C] Prime minister
[D] Supreme court

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