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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41. Which of the following stages is related to general discussion of Bill  in Lok Sabha?

[A] Introduction of the Bill
[B] Second reading
[C] Third reading
[D] Report stage

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42. Which of the following is not a demerit  of system proportional representation?

[A] Highly expensive
[B] No scope for organising by-elections
[C] Promotes minority thinking and group interests
[D] It establishes intimate contacts between voters and representatives

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43. Which of the following is not a source from which the Speaker of the Lok Sabha derives his powers and duties?

[A] Constitution of India
[B] President of India
[C] Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business of Lok Sabha
[D] Parliamentary Conventions

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44. The 25th Amendment Act, 1971 provided that any law made to give effect to the Directive Principles contained in Article 39 (b) or (c) cannot be challenged on the ground of violation of the rights guaranteed under which of the following articles?

[A] Article 15, 20 & 32
[B] Article 16, 18 & 29
[C] Article 14, 19 & 31
[D] Article 19, 24 & 26

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45. Which amendment provided for an authoritative text of the Constitution in Hindi language?

[A] 51st Amendment Act, 1984
[B] 58th Amendment Act, 1987
[C] 61st Amendment Act, 1989
[D] 62nd Amendment Act, 1989

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46. In which year the Supreme Court adopted the Collegium System for the appointment of Judges of Supreme Court of India?

[A] 1993
[B] 1997
[C] 2001
[D] 2005

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47. Which of the following has the power to transfer any case anywhere in India?

[A] President
[B] Prime Minister
[C] Supreme Court
[D] Parliament

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48. In which year was the first Inter-State Council was set up?

[A] 1990
[B] 1991
[C] 1992
[D] 1993

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49. According to which Article both the Centre and the states are empowered to make discretionary grants?

[A] Article 282
[B] Article 283
[C] Article 284
[D] Article 285

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50. How many inter-state water tribunals have been set up so far?

[A] 7
[B] 8
[C] 9
[D] 12

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