Competitive Exams: Political Science MCQs (Practice-Test 113 of 150)

  1. One of the following is not a method by which the Parliament expresses lack of confidence in the Council of Ministers

    1. Declaring that the taxes proposed have to be reduced

    2. Passing a bill introduced by a private member to which the Council of Ministers is opposed

    3. Rejecting a bill introduced by a Minister

    Codes:

    1. 1

    2. 1 and 3

    3. 2

    4. 3

    Answer: c

  2. Which of the following is true about the Comptroller and Auditor-General's conditions of service and functions?

    1. Term of office is 6 years from the date of assuming the office

    2. Vacation of the office is on attaining the age of 60 years if earlier than the expiry of the specified term

    3. He may be removed by impeachment

    4. He has no control over the issues of money from the Consolidated Fund

    Codes:

    1. 1 only

    2. 1 2 and 4

    3. 1 and 4

    4. 1 3 and 4

    Answer: c

  3. Which of the following ensure the independence of the Comptroller and Auditor-General of India?

    1. Only the President can remove him on the grounds of proved misbehaviour

    2. His salary and conditions of service shall be statutory, 1. e. Laid down by the Parliament by law and shall not be liable to reduction during his term of office

    3. The salaries of the Auditor-General and his staff and administrative expenses of his office shall be charged upon the consolidated fund of India and shall be non-votable

    Codes:

    1. 1 2

    2. 2 &3

    3. 1 & 3

    4. 1 2 & 3

    Answer: b