General Studies: Important for Exam: Indian Polity Test MCQ Part 37

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Q. In which one of following systems of government is the second chamber an indispensable part of the legislature?

(a) Unitary government

(b) Federal form of government

(c) Parliamentary form of government

(d) Presidential form of government

Q. Which of the following are the basic characteristics of the parliamentary system of government?

1. Co – existence of head of the State and government

2. Fusion of the Executive and Legislature

3. Collective responsibility of Council of Ministers

4. Existence of multiparty system

Choose the answer from the codes given below:

(a) 1 and 3 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 1, 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Q. The power of Speaker on disqualification under Anti Defection Law (X Schedule) is:

(A) absolute

(b) Open to judicial review

(C) subject to the consent of the Election Commission

(D) subject to the consent of the President

Q. On which of the following accounts is it said that the constitution of India is a rigid constitution like the federal constitution elsewhere?

1. The proposal for amending the Constitution can be initiated by the Parliament only.

2. The procedure for amendment is not similar to that of ordinary legislation.

3. The amendment affecting the federal framework must be ratified by not less than half of the States.

4. There is no provision for a joint siting on an amendment bill in case of disagreement between the houses and therefore the bill comes to an end.

Select the answer from the codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 3 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 2 and 4 only

Q. Which of the following are the exclusive prerogatives of Rajya Sabha?

1. To initiate the proceeding for the removal of the Vice – President of India.

2. Top initiate legislation on an item falling under the State List if it is expedient in the national interests.

3. To initiate the creation of new All India Services

4. To elect members of Rajya Sabha.

Choose the correct answer from the codes

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 1, 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2, 3 and4

Q. Which one of the following is a statutory body?

1. National Commission for SC

2. State Election Commission

3. National Commission for Minorities

4. National Commission for Women

(a) 1, 3 and 4 only

(b) 3 and 4 only

(c) 2 only

(d) 1 and 2 only

Q. Which of the following explicitly underlines the progress in implementation of Directive Principles of State policy?

1. Abolition of intermediaries

2. Establishment of Legal Aid Cells

3. Electoral Process

4. Establishment of Panchayats Raj

Choose the correct answer from the codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 1 and 4 only

(c) 3 and 4 only

(d) 1, 2 and 4 only