General Studies: Important for Exam: Indian Polity Test MCQ Part 39

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Q. In which of the following cases the Supreme Court had ruled that the Parliament cannot amend the fundamental rights?

(a) Kesavanada Bharati vs. States of Kerala

(b) Minerva Mills ″ Vs. Union of India

(c) Golaknath vs. State of Punjab

(d) Makena Gandhi vs. Union of India

Q. Which one of the following amendment Acts added Bodo, Dogri, Maithili and Santali languages in the Eight Schedule to the Constitution?

(a) 100th Amendment Act 2003

(b) 97th Amendment Act 2003

(c) 92nd Amendment Act 2003

(d) 91st Amendment Act 2003

Q. When the Rajya Sabha disagrees with Lok Sabha on a Bill containing the proposals for amending the Constitution, the alternative provided under the Constitution is

(a) The Amendment Bill is itself lost

(b) Decisions will be by a joints sitting

(c) Lok Sabha can override the rejection of Rajya Sabha by a two – third majority

(d) Lok Sabha can reject the recommendation and pass it with a special majority and later approved by at least half of the State Legislatures

Q. In which of the following elections, the system of Proportional Representation with single transferable voting has been provided?

1. President and Vice President

2. Speaker

3. Rajya Sabha

4. Chairman of State Legislature Council

Choose the correct answer from the codes.

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1,3 and 4 only

Q. On which one of the following accounts lies the significance of the 52nd Constitutional Amendment?

(a) Addition of three languages in the VII Schedule

(b) The making of National Capital Territory of Delhi

(c) Inclusion of Anti – Defection Law in the X Schedule

(d) The reduction of age of franchise to not less than 18 years

Q. Whose consultation is necessary for the President of India in the appointment of judges of the High Courts?

1. Governor of the State concerned

2. Chief Justice of the High Court concerned

3. Chief Justice of India

4. Chief Minister of the State concerned Choose the correct answer from the codes:

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 3 only

(d) 1,2 and 3 only

Q. Which of the following is/are implied fundamental rights as interpreted by the Supreme Court?

1. Right to information

2. Right to education

3. Freedom of Press

4. Right to dignified existence

Choose the correct answer from the codes:

(a) 1,2 and 3 only

(b) 2,3 and 4 only

(c) 1,3 and 4 only

(d) 1,2, 3 and 4

Q. Which one of the following is the meaning of ‘to be informed’ ?

(a) Certiorari

(b) Prohibition

(c) Quo Warrantor

(d) Mandamus