General Studies: Important for Exam: Indian Polity Test MCQ Part 40

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Q. Which one of the following statements are correct?

The President of India can

1. Summon Houses of Parliament separately

2. Address both the Houses of Parliament

3. Adjourn either House of Parliament

4. Dissolve the Lok Sabha and State Assemblies

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 and 4

Q. “The Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles of State Policy are complementary to each other. It is not necessary to sacrifice either of them for the sake of the other”. This statement can be traced to

(a) Makena Gandhi case

(b) Minerva Mills case

(c) Golaknath case

(d) Kesavanada Bharti case

Q. Though India adopted the parliamentary System from the U. K. but the major difference between the parliamentary systems obtained in U. K. and India is that of the

(A) role of the Head of the State

(b) Role of the judiciary

(c) Nature of Rule of Law

(d) Relevance of the second chamber

Q. Which one of the following is correct about the expenses of a State public Service Commission?

The expenses will be charged upon the

(a) Budget of the State

(b) Public Account of the State

(c) Consolidated Fund of India

(d) Consolidated Fund of State

Q. Under the Indian Constitution, it is whose function to see that no money is spent out of the Consolidate Fund of a State without the authority of the legislature?

(a) Governor of the State

(b) Public Accounts Committee

(c) Comptroller and Auditor – General of India

(d) Estimates Committee

Q. Which one of the following Constitutional Amendment Act accorded primacy to some of the Directive principles of State policy?

(a) 24th Constitutional Amendment Act

(b) 25th Constitutional Amendment Act

(c) 42nd Constitutional Amendment Act

(d) 44th Constitutional Amendment Act

Q. The power of the3 judiciary to entertain petitions for public Interest Litigation can be traced to

(a) Rule of Law

(b) Due process of law

(c) Procedure established by law

(d) Writ jurisdiction

Q. Which one of the following is the proper authority to effect deprivation of some of the fundamental rights of the Armed Forces?

(a) The Parliament of India

(b) The President of India

(c) The Defense Minister

(d) The Council of Ministers

Q. The Fundamental Rights granted by the Indian Constitution are called “Fundamental” because

1. They are superior tion ordinary laws

2. They can be altered only through an amendment to the Constitution

3. They are available to all person residing in India

4. They are vital for the development of individual’s personality

Choose the correct answer from the codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 1, 2 and 3 only

(c) 2 and 4 only

(d) 1, 2 and 4 only