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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21. Which of the following was made a Union Territory by 14th Constitutional Amendment Act?

[A] Sikkim
[B] Puducherry
[C] Goa
[D] Chandigarh

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22. Which of the following was not added to the Directive Principles by 42nd Amendment of the Constitution?

[A] Participation of workers in the management of industries
[B] Equal justice and free legal aid to poor
[C] Uniform civil code
[D] Protection of children and youth from exploitation

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23. Which of the following Articles directs the state to protect and improve the environment?

[A] Article 44
[B] Article 45
[C] Article 48
[D] Article 48A

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24. Which one of the following is a part of the Fundamental Duties in the Constitution of India?

[A] To value and preserve the rich heritage of our country
[B] Separation of judiciary from executive
[C] Abolition of untouchability
[D] Free and compulsory education

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25. In which case the Supreme Court for the first time limited the power of Parliament to amend the constitution for the first time?

[A] Minerva Mills Vs. The Union of India
[B] A.K. Gopalan Vs. The State of Madras
[C] Golaknath Vs. The State of Punjab
[D] Keshavananda Vs. The Union of India

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26. Which of the following are included in the basic structure of the constitution of India?
1. Supremacy of the Constitution
2. Judicial Review
3. Principle of equality
4. Free and fair elections
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 1 & 3
[C] Only 1, 2 & 3
[D] All of the above

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27. Which committee inquired into whether the parliamentary system should be continued or should be replaced by the presidential system?

[A] Swaran Singh Committee
[B] Sarkaria Commission
[C] Punchi Commission
[D] Rajamannar Commission

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28. Which of the following are the unitary features of the government of India?
1. Strong Centre
2. No Equality of State Representation
3. Emergency Provisions
4. All-India Services
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 & 3
[C] Only 1, 2 & 3
[D] All of the above

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29. Who appoints the Attorney General of India?

[A] The Parliament
[B] The President
[C] The Prime Minister
[D] The Council of Ministers

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30. Which of the following is not a required qualification for the post of Vice-President?

[A] He should have completed 35 years of age
[B] He should be qualified for election as a member of the Lok Sabha
[C] He should not hold any office of profit
[D] He should be a citizen of India

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