Competitive Exams: Public Administration MCQs (Practice-Test 92 of 104)

    • Assertion (A): The responsibility and authority of each supervisor should be clearly defined in writing.
    • Reason (R): Responsibility should always be coupled with corresponding authority.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): In every modem state the every increasing administration has focused attention on the urgent need for unity in administration.
    • Reason (R): Integration and co-ordination have, therefore, become Sine-qua-non of a good administrative system today.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): In an organisation such an environment should be created that everyone puts in his best in the work and the result is maximum output.
    • Reason (R): Supervision is to achieve coordination among the various units of an organisation.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): It is not always easy to separate means from ends while making decisions.
    • Reason (R): An apparent and may be only a means for some future end.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Communication involves something more than will transmission of message or transmission and physical receipt of the same.
    • Reason (R): Communication is the process through which two or more persons exchange ideas.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Leadership is a continuous process of influencing behavio.
    • Reason (R): Leaders must show a genuine human concern for subordinates.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): “Grapevine” is a means of communication. It stresses the operation of social forces at work place.
    • Reason (R): Informal communication helps to minimize conflict in the organization.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Theory ‘Y’ suggests a new approach and emphasizes the co-operative effort of management and employees.
    • Reason (R): Theory ‘Y’ emphasizes that most people have little capacity for creativity.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Lack of promotion system has a marked retroactive effect on all processes of personnel management.
    • Reason (R): Promotion system is vital for attracting and retaining talented persons in public services.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Though the Central Service officers are not All India service officers the nature of their task and postings make them truly All-Indian character.
    • Reason (R): Unlike officers of All-India services Central service officers do not work under State governments while working in the States.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): In India the Government provides for different kinds of mechanism for the settlement of disputes with its employees.
    • Reason (R): Harmonious relations between employees and the employer lead to optimum output.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): The estimates received from various, ministries are finally scrutinized by the Union Finance Ministr.
    • Reason (R): The Union Finance Ministry consists of Departments of Revenue, Expenditure, Economic Affairs, Banking Finance
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): President of India is the Chief Executive of Government of India.
    • Reason (R): President of India is elected by the elected members of Parliament and elected members of state legislative assemblies.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): Reservation of seats for women in Panchayati Raj bodies will pave the way for their political empowerment.
    • Reason (R): Empowerment of women is essential for the achievement of democracy and development.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true

    • Assertion (A): The Chief Minister of a State is the head of the Council of Ministers of that State.
    • Reason (R): The Chief Minister is responsible to State Legislative Assembly and enjoys the support of a majority in the House.
    1. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A

    2. Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A

    3. A is true but R is false

    4. A is false but R is true