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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11. Which among the following acts, incorporated 11th Fundamental duty in Indian Constitution?

[A] 42nd Amendment Act
[B] 44th Amendment Act
[C] 86th Amendment Act
[D] 100th Amendment Act

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12. Which of the following fundamental right is also known to have incorporated a “Necessary Evil” of the Constitution of India?

[A] Protection of certain rights regarding freedom of speech, etc.
[B] Protection in respect of conviction for offences.
[C] Protection of life and personal liberty.
[D] Protection against arrest and detention in certain case

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13. Who among the following has been given the power by the Constitution of India to “Impose Reasonable Restrictions” on the fundamental rights? 

[A] President
[B] Parliament
[C] Supreme Court
[D] Both Parliament & Supreme Court

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14. With reference to the Keshavananda Bharati Case, the Supreme Court of India mandated that __:

  1. Basic features of the constitution of India are not amendable at all
  2. Fundamental Rights are counted in the basic features

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

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15. Under which among the following articles, President has pardoning power?

[A] Article 70
[B] Article 72
[C] Article 74
[D] Article 73

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16. With reference to the Scheduled areas, who among the following is empowered to direct that an act of Parliament does not apply to a scheduled area?

[A] President of India
[B] Governor of the state
[C] Parliament of India
[D] Legislature of the State

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17. Which act provided for the establishment of Public Service Commission?

[A] Indian Councils Act, 1909
[B] Government of India Act, 1919
[C] Government of India act, 1935
[D] Independence of India act, 1947

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18. Which act provided for right to vote to women?

[A] Indian Councils Act, 1909
[B] Government of India Act, 1919
[C] Government of India Act, 1935
[D] Indian Independence Act, 1947

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19. Which act created a new office of the High Commissioner for India in London and transferred to him some of the functions performed by the Secretary of State of India?

[A] Indian Councils Act, 1909
[B] Government of India Act, 1919
[C] Government of India Act, 1935
[D] Indian Independence Act, 1947

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20. The concept of Judicial Review in India is adopted from the Constitution of which country?

[A] USA
[B] Germany
[C] USSR
[D] Australia

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