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. How many presidents of India so far were elected unopposed?

[A] One
[B] Two
[C] Three
[D] Four

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2. Which among the following constitutional amendment act, reduced the age of voting from 21 years to 18 years?

[A] 59th Amendment Act
[B] 60th Amendment Act
[C] 61st Amendment Act
[D] 62nd Amendment Act

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3. 73rd Amendment of the Constitution of India, is related to which among the following?

[A] Townships
[B] Panchayats
[C] Municipalities
[D] District Boards

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4. Which of the following is not a function of the Chief Secretary of state?

[A] To exercise control over the whole Secretariat
[B] To advise the Chief Minister on all matters related to administration
[C] To act as a spokesman of the State Government
[D] To report to Union Home Minister regarding affairs of the state

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5. In which year, first general elections to Lok Sabha were held in India?

[A] 1948
[B] 1949
[C] 1950
[D] 1951

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6. Town Planning comes under which among the following parts of Constitution of India?

[A] Part VII
[B] Part IX
[C] Part IXA
[D] None of them

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7. Which article of the Indian Constitution provides the right to constitutional remedies, that allows Indian citizens to stand up for their rights against anybody – even the government of India?

[A] Article 31
[B] Article 32
[C] Article 33
[D] Article 34

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8. “Right to vote” can be placed in which among the following categories?

[A] Fundamental Right
[B] Constitutional Obligation
[C] Fundamental Duty
[D] Legal Right

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9. The territories of Goa, Daman & Diu were incorporated in the Indian Constitution by which amendment bill?

[A] Tenth Amendment 1961
[B] Twelfth Amendment 1962
[C] Fourteenth Amendment 1962
[D] Fifteenth Amendment 1963

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10. Which among the following is true regarding amendments of the constitution with provisions which affect the federal character of the constitution?

[A] They can be amended by a simple majority
[B] They can be amended by a 2/3 majority of both the houses of parliament
[C] They can be amended by not only a 2/3 majority of the parliament but also ratification by at least 1/2 of the states
[D] All are correct

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