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61. The Jurisdiction of CAT extends to:

1. Secretarial staff of Parliament.

2. Civilian employees of Defense Services.

A. 1 only.

B. 2 only.

C. Both.

D. None.

62. My friend described a tribunal in the following manner: The Tribunal shall not be bound by the procedure laid down under the Code of Civil Procedure, 1908, but shall be guided by principles of natural justice.

He/she is probably referring to:

A. Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT).

B. National Green Tribunal (NGT).

C. He/she is either referring to CAT or to NGT.

D. He/she is neither referring to CAT nor to NGT.

63. Which of the following statement/s is/are correct:

1. Right to Vote is not a FR but a Constitutional right.

2. Prisoners and under trials in India do not have the Right to Vote.

A. 1 only.

B. 2 only.

C. Both.

D. None.

64. Which of the following statement/s is/are correct:

1. If somebody is convicted for some offence and he is sentenced to imprisonment for 3 years he cannot contest elections.

2. A person cannot contest from more than two constituencies for a Lok Sabha/Vidhan Sabha election.

A. 1 only.

B. 2 only.

C. Both.

D. None.

65. Which of the following provisions of the constitution reveal the secular character of the Indian State:

1. The state shall not deny to any person equality before the law.

2. No religious instruction shall be provided in any educational institution maintained by the state.

3. The state shall endeavour to secure for all citizens a uniform Civil Code.

4. Any section of the society shall have the right to conserve its distinct language.

A. 1, 2, 3 only.

B. 2 only.

C. 2 & 3 only.

D. 1, 2, 3 & 4.

66. Which of the following feature/s of the constitution of India has/have been borrowed from GOI Act 1935:

1. Office of the Governor.

2. Emergency Provisions.

3. Legislative Procedure.

4. Bicameralism.

5. Federation with a strong center.

A. 1, 2 & 4 only.

B. 1, 3, 4 & 5 only.

C. 1 & 2 only.

D. None of the above options are correct.

67. Which of the following term/s was/were added by the 42nd Amendment act in our Preamble?

1. Socialist.

2. Secular.

3. Republic.

A. 1 & 2 only.

B. 1 only.

C. 2 & 3 only.

D. 1, 2 & 3.

68. Which of the following statements are incorrect:

1. The Preamble is a prohibition on the powers of the legislature.

2. Preamble is not a part of the constitution.

3. Preamble cannot be amended, as it is a part of the basic structure of the constitution.

A. 1 & 2 only.

B. 2 & 3 only.

C. 1 & 3 only.

D. 1, 2 & 3.

69. Which of the following statement/s is/are correct:

1. Indian territory can be ceded to a foreign state without amending the constitution as mentioned in article 368.

2. Resolution of boundary dispute between India and another country does not require constitutional amendment.

A. 1 only.

B. 2 only.

C. Both.

D. None.

70. Which of the following subject/s is/are enumerated in the concurrent list:

1. Actionable wrongs.

2. Education.

3. Protection of wild Animals and Birds.

A. 1 & 2 only.

B. 2 & 3 only.

C. 1 & 3 only.

D. 1, 2 & 3.

71. Article 14 says that the state shall not deny to any person equality before the law or the equal protection of laws within the territory of India. Which of the following statements is/are true with regard to article 14.

1. Equality before the law is a negative concept whereas equal protection of law is a positive concept.

2. The concept of equality before the law is of British origin whereas equal protection of law is of American origin.

A. 1 only.

B. 2 only.

C. Both.

D. None.

72. Which of the following statements is/are true:

1. High court can refuse to exercise its writ jurisdiction.

2. Territorial jurisdiction of SC for the purpose of issuing writs is wider than that of a High Court.

A. 1 only.

B. 2 only.

C. Both.

D. None.

73. Which of the following statement with regard to Directive Principles is/are correct:

1. Courts cannot declare a law violative of any of the Directive Principles as unconstitutional and invalid.

2. Courts can uphold the validity of a law on the ground that it was enacted to give effect to a directive.

A. 1 only.

B. 2 only.

C. Both.

D. None.

74. Which of the following schedules can be amended by simple majority of Parliament.

1. Second Schedule.

2. Fifth Schedule.

3. Sixth Schedule

4. Seventh Schedule.

A. 1 only.

B. 1 & 4 only.

C. 2 & 3 only.

D. 1, 2 & 3 only.

75. In which of the following cases parliament can make laws in any matter enumerated in the state list.

1. During National Emergency.

2. During Presidents Rule.

3. To Implement International Agreements.

A. 1 only.

B. 1 & 4 only.

C. 2 & 3 only.

D. 1, 2 & 3 only.

76. Article 358 & 359 describe the effect of a National Emergency on the Fundamental right. Which of the following statements are correct with regard to Article 358 & 359.

1. Article 358 operates only in the case of External emergency and not in the case of Internal emergency.

2. Article 359 operates in case of both External & Internal emergency.

3. Article 358 suspends FR under article 19 for the entire duration of emergency.

4. Article 358 extends to the entire country whereas article 359 may extend to entire country or part of it.

A. 1 & 2 only.

B. 1, 2 & 3 only.

C. 2, 3 & 4 only.

D. 1, 2, 3 & 4.

77. Choose the correct statements from below:

1. The Regulating Act of 1773 was the first step by British govt to regulate the East India Company.

2. The Pitt’s India Act setup the Supreme Court in Calcutta.

3. The Charter Act of 1833 first recognized the company’s territories in India as British possessions.

4. Pitt’s India Act created the Board of Control to look after political affairs.

A. Only 1, 2, 3 is correct.

B. Only 1, 3, 4 is correct.

C. Only 1, 4 is correct.

D. All are correct.

78. Correct statement

a. The Pitt’s India Act created Board of Control to manage political affairs.

b. The Pitt’s India Act created the Court of Directors to manage the commercial affairs.

c. Both correct

d. Both wrong

79. Choose the correct answer

1. Charter Act of 1833 created the post Governor General of India.

2. Charter Act, 1833 deprived the Governors of Bombay and Madras their legislative powers.

3. Charter Act, 1853 introduced open competitive system for recruitment of civil servants.

4. Macaulay Committee on the Indian Police Service was formed in 1854 and it drafted the Indian Police Act, 1861.

A. Only 1, 2 is correct.

B. Only 1, 3 is correct.

C. Only 1, 2,3 is correct.

D. 1, 2,3,4 is correct.

80. The 15 member Council of India was setup under which act?

a. Indian Councils Act, 1861

b. Indian Councils Act, 1892

c. Government of India Act, 1858.

d. Indian Councils Act, 1909