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81. The first person to be inducted into the Viceroy’s Executive Council was:

a. Dadabhai Naoroji

b. Sachichidanand Sinha

c. Satyendra Prasad Sinha

d. Satyendranath Tagore

82. Correct Statement?

a. The Minto-Morley reforms were enacted through the Indian Councils Act,1919.

b. Lord Morley was the Secretary of State and Lord Minto was the Viceroy.

c. Both correct

d. Both wrong

83. Correct statement?

a. The Council of India was formed through the Government of India Act,1858.

b. The Council of India was abolished through the Government of India Act, 1935.

c. Both correct

d. Both wrong

84. Correct statement?

a. The Interim Government members formed in 1946 were members of Viceroy’s Executive Council.

b. The President of the Viceroy’s Executive Council was the Viceroy and Vice-President of the Council was Jawaharlal Nehru in the Interim Government.

c. Both correct

d. Both wrong

85. From which of the following areas, were members drawn to the Constituent Assembly, as members drawn from Chief Commissioner’s provinces?

a. Delhi and British Baluchistan

b. Ajmer-Merwara

c. Coorg

d. All of the above

86. Correct statement?

a. The Constituent Assembly was a sovereign body.

b. The Constituent Assembly was a legislative body apart from constitution making body.

c. Both correct

d. Both wrong

87. Correct Statement?

a. The Constituent Assembly was chaired by Sachidanand Sinha when it met as a legislative body.

b. The Constituent Assembly was chaired by Rajendra Prasad when it met as constitution making body.

c. Both correct

d. Both wrong

88. Correct Statement?

a. The Universal Adult Franchise is guaranteed under the constitution.

b. The 61st amendment brought the age for voting to 18 years.

c. both correct

d. both wrong

89. Correct Statement?

a. The 73rd and 74th amendment brought in changes in the levels of government.

b. From a 2-tier government, it changed it to a 4-tier government, bringing a new level with each amendment.

c. both correct

d. both wrong

90. At the time of enactment of constitution, the provisions which enabled a secular state were:

a. Preamble, Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles of State Policy

b. Fundamental Rights and DSP

c. Fundamental Rights only

d. Directive Principles of State policy only

91. The feature of Indian constitution borrowed from South African constitution is:

a. Procedure established by law

b. Procedure for amendment of constitution and election of Rajya Sabha members

c. Method of election of President

d. Joint Sitting of the Parliament

92. The words justice in the form of social, economic and political justice present in the Preamble has been taken from

a. American Revolution

b. French Revolution

c. Russian Revolution

d. None of the above

93. The terms not introduced in the Preamble through the 42nd amendment are:

a. Socialist

b. Secular

c. Integrity

d. None of the above

94. Which case determined that the Preamble is a part of the constitution

a. Berubari Union case

b. Kesavananda Bharati case

c. Golaknath case

d. Minerva Mills case

95. Correct Statements?

a. Originally the constitution had 14 languages in the 8th schedule.

b. Currently there are 22 languages with the last amendment being the 92nd amendment.

c. both correct

d. both wrong

96. Correct Statements?

a. The Ninth Schedule was added to protect laws and legislations from judicial review.

b. The Supreme Court held that laws added after April 24h,1973 can be reviewed.

c. both correct

d. both wrong

97. Correct Statements?

a. Article 2 of the constitution gives the right to the government to create new states into the Union of India which are not part of India already.

b. Article 3 gives the power to the government to change the boundaries of the state within India.

c. both correct

d. both wrong

98. Consider following statements

1. Chhattisgarh was formed by the Uttar Pradesh Reorganization Act.

2. Himachal Pradesh was first UT to become a State

3. Manipur was the first to become a UT


A. Only 1 and 2 correct.

B. Only 2 and 3 correct.

C. Only 1 and 3 correct

D. all correct.

99. Correct Statement

A. The Tenth Schedule contains provisions for Anti-Defection.

B. Originally the tenth schedule was formed related to Sikkim but was repealed later after Sikkim was made a state.

C. Both are correct

D. Both are wrong.

100. Which of the following states joined India after a referendum of its people?

a. Junagarh

b. Sikkim

c. Both a & b

d. None of the above.

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