General Studies: Important for Exam: Indian Polity Test MCQ Part 45

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Q. Which one of the following is not affected by the proclamation of President՚s Rule under Article 356?

(a) Law making function of the State legislature

(b) Executive functions of the State Government

(c) Judicial functions of the State High Court

(d) Collective responsibility of the Council of Ministers

Q. Which of the following elections are conducted by the ‘Election Commission’ of India?

1. Elections to the Parliament and State legislatures

2. Elections to the post of the President and Vice President

3. Elections to the post of the Chairman of Rajya Sabha

Choose the correct answer from the codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1,2 and 3

Q. The Constitution of India has provided for the Election of the ‘Local Bodies’ by the

(a) Election Commission of India

(b) State Election Commission

(c) Regional Election Commission

(d) Separate Election Commission as constituted by the State Legislature

Q. The Principle of ′ Harmonious Construction ″ propounded by the Supreme Court is concerned with the

(a) Relationship between the Union and States

(b) Relationship between the President and the Council of Ministers

(c) Interpretation of the provisions of the Constitution

(d) Relationship between the Fundamental Rights and the Directive Principles

Q. The underlying ‘object’ of the Zonal councils in India is to

1. Foster the habit of Co – operative working

2. Strengthen the inter – State relation to face any challenge from the Union Government

3. Develop solidarity among the States falling under a particular zone to fight jointly against the states of other zone

4. Work for a common socio- economic and other problems of a zone with proper co – ordination and co – operation

Choose the correct answer from the codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 3 and 4 only

(d) 1 and 4 only

Q. The post of Deep

Choose the correct answer from the codes:

(a) 1,2 and 3 only

(b) 1,2 and 4 only

(c) 1,3 and 4 only

(d) 1,2, 3 and 4

Q. The chairman or a member of State public Service Commission can be removed from his office4 by the

(a) Legislature of the State

(b) Governor of the State

(c) President of India

(d) Parliament

Q. Who appoints the ‘Returning Officers’ for the State Assembly elections?

(a) Governor of the State

(b) District Collectors is thaw ex- officio returning officer

(c) Election Commission of India

(d) President

Q. When canvassing in a constituency comes to an end?

(a) 24 hours before the commencement of polling

(b) 24 hours before the end of polling

(c) 48 hours before the end of polling

(d) 48 hours before the commencement of polling

Q. Under the Representation of Peoples՚ Act, the power to entertain and decide election disputes relating to the elections toy the Parliament and State Legislature vests in

(a) Election Commission of India

(b) Governor and the President of India respectively

(c) Supreme Court of India

(d) High Courts

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