General Studies: Important for Exam: Indian Polity Test MCQ Part 41

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Q. Which of the following is / are essential features of a federal government?

1. Supremacy of Constitution

2. Dual Governments

3. Independent judiciary

4. Delegation of powers

Choose the right 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 units under a unitary system of government enjoy

(a) Original powers

(b) Delegated powers

(c) Powers bestowed by the Constitution

(d) Powers not surrendered by them at the time of joining the Union

Q. ‘National Human Right Commission’ is a

(a) Statutory body

(b) Constitutional body

(c) Quasi – judicial body

(d) Extra – constitutional and extra – statutory body

Q. The ‘Inter – State Council’ is provided by the

(a) President of India

(b) Parliament

(c) Constitution of India

(d) Planning Commission

Q. The ground on which the President of India can be impeached from his office is

(a) Incapacity or proved misbehavior

(b) violation of the constitution

(c) Proved misbehavior

(d) Disobedience of the Parliamentary norms

Q. Which of the following methods are used in the Parliamentary and Assembly elections in India?

1. Territorial Constituency system

2. Single- Member multi – constituency system

3. Proportional Representation with single transferable vote system

4. Functional Representation

Choose the correct answer from codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 3 and 4 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3 only

Q. The objective behind the provisions for All India Services is to

1. Keep the units of Indian Union under control

2. Serve as agents of the Central Government

3. Impart a greater cohesion to the federal system

4. Provide greater efficiency to the administration in both the Union and the States

Choose the correct answer from the codes:

(a) 1 only

(b) 1 and 3 only

(c) 3 and 4 only

(d) 2, 3 and 4 only

Q. Which parliamentary committee is described as ‘Watch – dog’ and guardian of the people against official negligence of corruption?

(a) Committee on Estimates

(b) Public Accounts Committee

(c) Committee on Public Undertaking

(d) Committee on ‘Consolidated Fund of India’

Q. Who is the ‘ex – officio Chairman’ of the Zonal Councils?

(a) Prime Minister of India

(b) Vice President of India

(c) Union Home Minister

(d) President of India