General Studies: Important for Exam: Indian Polity Test MCQ Part 59

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Q. Which of the following is / are the functions of the Parliament?

1. Providing the Cabinet

2. Control of the Cabinet

3. An organ of information

4. Legislation

(a) 1 and 4 only

(b) 1, 2 and 4 only

(c) 2, 3 and 4 only

(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Q. Which of the following have representation in the Rajya Sabha?

1. The fields of Arts, Science, Literature and social services

2. Representative of States

3. Representative of UTS

4. Anglo – Indian Community

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 1, 2 and 3 only

(c) 1, 2, and 4 only

(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Q. Under the Constitution of India, the system of proportional representation has been partially adopted for

1. Lok Sabha

2. State Assemblies

3. Rajya Sabha

4. State Legislative Councils

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 2 and 4 only

(d) 3 and 4 only

Q. When the Proclamation of Emergency remains in operation, the Parliament cannot extend its own life (by the same Act) for a period exceeding

(a) 6 months

(b) 1 years

(c) 3 years

(d) 3 months

Q. When the Uniform Civil Code is enacted by the Parliament, then it will regulate which aspect of the citizens?

(a) Private Laws

(b) Public Laws

(c) Personal Laws

(d) Tortious Liabilities

Q. Which of the following Amendment Acts has provided that the delimitation of the Lok Sabha and Assembly Constituencies shall be done on the basis of 2001 census figures?

(a) 84th Amendment Act

(b) 87th Amendment Act

(c) 85th Amendment Act

(d) 94th Amendment Act

Q. If a person is elected to the Parliament and a State Legislature simultaneously and does not resign from one of the Houses within the stipulated time period, then

(a) His seat in parliament shall be declared vacant

(b) His seat in the state legislature shall be declared vacant

(c) His case shall be referred to the Election Commission for adjudication

(d) His seats in the Parliament and State Legislature shall be declared vacant

Q. In which of the following a joint session of the Parliament was held to pass a Bill?

1. PEPSU Bill 1952

2. Dowry Prohibition Bill 1961

3. Banking Service Commission (Repeal) Bill 1978

4. Prevention of Terrorism Bill 2002

(a) 1, 2 and 4 only

(b) 2, 3 and 4 only

(c) 1, 23 and 4 only

(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Q. The concept of “Basic Features” of the Constitution was introduced by

(a) An Amendment Act

(b) An executive order

(c ) A judicial innovation

(d) An extra – constitutional device