ICSE Class 10 Political Science Union Legislature MCQ on Indian Parliament Part 4

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19. The term of the Rajya Sabha is:

A. 5 Year

B. 6 Year

C. 4 Year

D. None of These

Correct Answer: D

Explanation: (Rajya Sabha cannot be dissolved)>>> check notes (only 1/3rd member retire every 2 year). Rajya Sabha is a permanent body and is not subject to dissolution. However, one third of the members retire every second year, and are replaced by newly elected members. Each member is elected for a term of six years.

20. Who give the permission to introduce Budget in the Parliament:

A. Speaker

B. President

C. Prime Minister

D. Vice President

Correct Answer: B

Explanation: He cause to be laid before the Parliament the Annual Financial Statement (i.e., The Union Budget)

21. The Parliament of India consists of the following (more than one answer applies)

A. President and Lok Sabha

B. Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha

C. President, Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha

D. None of These

Correct Answer: C

Explanation: Under the Constitution of India, the Parliament of India consists of 3 parts viz, The President, The Council of State (Rajya Sabha) and House of People (Lok Sabha)

22. Which of the following statements is incorrect?

A. Members of Lok Sabha are directly elected by the eligible voters

B. Money Bills can only be introduced in Lok Sabha

C. The Vice-President of India is the ex-officio Chairman of Rajya Sabha

D. President nominates four members of Anglo-Indian Community to Lok Sabha

Correct Answer: D

Explanation: Not more than two members of the Anglo-Indian Community to be nominated by the Hon’ble President, if, in his/her opinion, that community is not adequately represented in the House of People (Lok Sabha).

23. Which of the following statements is not correct about the Rajya Sabha?

A Rajya Sabha is a permanent body

B It was duly constituted for the first time on April 3, 1952

C Twelve of Rajya Sabha members are nominated by the President

D One-third of its members retire every year

Correct Answer: D

Explanation: The Rajya Sabha is the continuing chamber, that is it is not subject to dissolution and is a permanent body. However, 1/3 of its member retire every 2 year.

Important: The term of the member of Rajya Sabha is 6 years.