General Studies: Important for Exam: Indian Polity Test MCQ Part 9

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Q. In the Constitution the expression ‘Composite Culture’ is mentioned in the:

(a) Preamble

(b) Fundamental Rights

(c) Directive Principles

(d) Fundamental Duties

Q. Under the Representation of peoples Act, a candidate shall get not less than one – sixth of the valid votes polled in a constituency to retain his security deposit. What happens if none of the candidates in a Lok Sabha Constituency succeeds in obtaining one – sixth or more of the valid votes polled?

(a) The candidate who obt5ains the largest number of valid votes is declared elected.

(b) The election in the constituency is cancelled and bye – election is held subsequently.

(c) The winning candidate is decided by the Election Commission by draw of lasts.

(d) The candidate who is senior most in age is declared elected.

Q. The uniformity of law, policy and administration is a characteristic of a:

(a) Federal System

(b) Presidential System

(c) Unitary System

(d) Parliamentary System

Q. Match the following:

Match the following

List-I

List-II

A Remission

1. To reduce the amount of a sentence without changing Its character.

B. Reprieve

2. To substitute a tougher punishment by a lighter one.

C. Respite another

3. Temporary substitution of one form of punishment for

D. Commute

4. Temporary suspension of a sentence

(a) 1 3 2 4

(b) 1 3 4 2

(c) 2 4 3 1

(d) 4 2 1 3

Q. Who conducts the Oath of office to the Comptroller and Auditor General of India?

(a) Chief Justice of India

(a) Vice President of India

(c) President

(d) Prime Minister of India

Q. Which of the following are correct observations / features which apply to pressure group but not to political parties?

1. Direct participation in the Government

2. Exclusive membership

3. Articulation of interests of the membership

4. Aggregation of the interests of the whole society.

Choose the correct from the codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 1 and 3 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 3 and 4 only

Q. Match the following:

Match the following

List-I

List-II

A. Governor of States

1. Rs. 33, 000/-

B. Chief Justice of India

2. Rs. 30, 000/-

C. Judges of High Court’s

3.Rs. 36,000/-

D. Judges of Supreme Court

4. Rs. 26, 000/-

(a) 1 3 2 4

(b) 3 1 4 2

(c) 3 1 2 4

(d) 1 2 3 4

Q. Which one of the following writs can be issued against both judicial and administrative authorities?

(a) Prohibition

(b) Mandamus

(c) Habeas Corpus

(d) Certiorari