General Studies: Important for Exam: Indian Polity Test MCQ Part 38

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Q. Who of the following participate in the election of the President of India but not in his impeachment?

(a) The nominated members of the Parliament and State legislatures

(b) The members of Rajya Sabha

(c) The elected members of the State Legislative Assemblies

(d) The members of the State Legislative Councils

Q. The Constitution of India enjoins upon the Council of Misters to discharge ‘double responsibility’

(a) Individuality to the President and collectively to the Parliament

(b) Collectively to the lower chamber and individually to the Prime Minister

(c) Collectively to the lower chamber and individually to the President

(d) Collectively both to the Lok Sabha and the President

Q. Which one of the following correctly explains the meaning of ‘socialist’ in the Preamble?

(a) Nationalization of all means of Production

(b) Abolition of Private Property

(c) Socialistic pattern of society

(d) Eradication of exploitation and vested interest

Q. Which one of the following defines the rational of Emergency Provisions in the Constitution of India?

(a) Socio – economic backwardness necessitates firm control

(b) Unforeseen situations force to take unified step

(c) Federation means weak government and therefore requires strong measures

(d) A democratic polity cannot guaranty the will of the people.

Q. The 42nd Amendment Act (1976) was practically a revision of the Indian Constitution because

(a) The amendment of Preamble ignored the principles of federal parliamentary system

(b) Fundamental rights were reinterpreted as natural rights

(c) Almost a quarter of the constitution including Preamble and VII Schedule was overhauled

(d) The power of judicial review was restricted

Q. Which of the following Directive principles found place due to 42nd Constitutional Amendment?

(1) To secure the participation of workers in the management

(2) Protection and improvement of environment and to safeguard forests and wildlife of the country

(3) To preserve the heritage of our composite culture

(4) To uphold and protect unity and integrity of India

Choose the correct answer from the codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 3 and 4 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3 only

Q. Which one of the following is the “House” whose presiding officer is not its member?

(a) Legislative Council

(b) Lok Sabha

(c) Rajya Sabha

(d) Legislative Assembly

Q. Which one of the following is correctly understood by the statement, “The political party commands absolute majority in Lok Sabha”?

(a) Majority Support

(b) Majority in current membership

(c) Majority of more than 50% of the total membership

(d) Two – thirds majority of the total membership of the house

Q. Which of the following are the recommendation of Sarkariya state relations?

1. Article 356 should be abrogated

2. Security forces should not be deployed in the States against their will by the Union Government

3.’Union and the State government should function in the spirit of ‘Co – operative Federalism’.

4. Establishment of a Permanent Inter – State Council

Select the right answer from the codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 1, 2 and 3 only

(d) 3 and 4 only

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