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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31. In which case the Supreme Court ruled that the Parliament cannot amend the basic features of the Constitution of India?

[A] Minerva Mills Case
[B] Golaknath Case
[C] Keshvananda Bharti Case
[D] LIC of India Case

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32. Which of the following countries follow federal model of government?

[A] Britain
[B] Argentina
[C] Japan
[D] China

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33. The units of a federation are known by various names in different countries. Which of the following are correctly matched?
         X                          Y
1. States                      US
2. Cantons                  Canada
3. Republics               Russia
4. Provinces               Switzerland
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 & 3
[C] Only 2 & 4
[D] All of the above

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34. 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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35. Which of the following is not one of the essential qualification for the candidature of President?

[A] Citizen of India
[B] Qualified for election as a member of the house of people
[C] Completion of 35 years of age
[D] Tenth pass

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36. Who administers oath of office to the President?

[A] The Prime Minister
[B] The Union Home Minister
[C] The Chief Justice of Inida
[D] The Vice-President

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37. 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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38. Who can recommend recommend dissolution of the Lok Sabha to President at any time?

[A] Prime Minister
[B] Council of Ministers
[C] Lok Sabha
[D] Speaker

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39. For how much time a person who is not a member of either House of Parliament can also be appointed as a minister?

[A] 2 months
[B] 3 months
[C] 6 months
[D] 9 months

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40. On whose written recommendation the President can declare national emergency according to 42nd Constitutional Amendment?

[A] Prime Minister
[B] Cabinet
[C] Parliament
[D] None of the above

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