Indian Polity & Constitution MCQs

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11. The ideals of liberty, equality and fraternity in the Preamble are borrowed from the Constitution of which country?

[A] French Constitution
[B] Australian Constitution
[C] British Constitution
[D] USSR Constitution

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12. Which among the following is not true about State Legislative Council in India?

[A] The Council is a Permanent House & one-third of the members retire in two years.
[B] Members of local bodies elect one-third of the total number of members of the legislative council
[C] If a state legislative council is to be created or abolished , a resolution to that effect is to be first passed by the State legislature by a two-third majority
[D] None of the above

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13. For which of the following purpose, Rajamanar Committee was constituted ?

[A] Industrial Licensing
[B] Direct taxes
[C] Centre State Fiscal Relations
[D] InDirect taxes

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14. Which part of the Indian constitution deals with Trade, Commerce and Inter Course within the territories of India?

[A] Part XII
[B] Part XIII
[C] Part XIV
[D] Part XV

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15. Which among the following amendment acts is also called as a Mini constitution?

[A] 52nd Amendment Act 1985
[B] 42nd Amendment Act 1976
[C] 1st Amendment Act 1951
[D] 44thnd Amendment Act 1978

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16. Which among the following does not come under Fundamental Duties of a citizen in India?

[A] To protect and Improve Natural Environment
[B] To develop scientific temper, humanism and spirit of inquiry and reform
[C] To strive towards abolition of untouchability
[D] All are comes under fundamental duities

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17. Which among the following acts provided for a High Commissioner who resided in London, representing India in Great Britain?

[A] Government of India Act 1858
[B] Government of India Act 1909
[C] Government of India Act 1919
[D] Government of India Act 1935

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18. Who among the following past presidents of India never served as a Chief Minister of a state in India?

[A] Giani Jail Singh
[B] Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
[C] Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma
[D] Dr, Zakir Hussain

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19. In which case, Supreme court held that any Constitutional amendment that takes away or abridges a Fundamental Right conferred by Part III is void?

[A] SR Bommai Vs. Union of India, 1994
[B] Kesavananda Bharati Vs. State of Kerala (1973)
[C] Golaknath v. State of Punjab, 1967
[D] Minerva Mills v. Union of India, 1980

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20. Which of the following articles under Part IV (Article 36-51) contain the directive principles of state policy that include scope of Gandhian principles?

[A] Article 40, 43, 44
[B] Article 40, 47, 48
[C] Article 47 only
[D] Article 50 only

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