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. Who among the following has been given rights to legislate on residuary subjects?

[A] State government
[B] Central government
[C] both central and state governments
[D] President

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12. Which among the following languages was included in the eighth schedule by Constitution (21st) amendment Bill on 10 April 1967?

[A] Assamese
[B] Sindhi
[C] Gujarathi
[D] Konkani

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13. Who among the following coined the term zero hour?

[A] Constitution assembly
[B] Dr. B R Ambedkar
[C] Indira Gandhi
[D] Press

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14. Who among the following nominates the chairman of Public Accounts committee of India?

[A] Prime Minister
[B] President
[C] Speaker of Lok Sabha
[D] Chairman of Rajya Sabha

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15. Under which of the following articles comes the appointment of Administrator of the Union territory by the President of India?

[A] Article 239
[B] Article 240
[C] Article 241
[D] Article 242

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16. 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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17. The provision for having a Finance Commission to sort out the revenue-sharing arrangement between states and the Centre is part of the Constitution under which among the following articles?

[A] Article 275
[B] Article 280
[C] Article 282
[D] Article 285

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18. Which of the following parts/ provisions of the Indian Constitution cannot be amended?

[A] Preamble to the Constitution
[B] Directive Principles of State Policy
[C] Fundamental Rights
[D] Judicial Review

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19. The president of India can summon joint session of the Parliament in case of a deadlock between the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha during the passage of which of the following?

  1. Ordinary Legislation
  2. Money Bill
  3. Constitution Amendment Bill

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 & 2
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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20. At which among the following times, vote on account is passed by Lok Sabha?

[A] Before general discussion on budget
[B] After general discussion and before discussion on demands for grants
[C] After discussion on demands for grants and before passing the appropriation bill
[D] After passing the appropriation bill

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