General Studies: Important for Exam: Indian Polity Test MCQ Part 43

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Q. The members of the legislative Councils in the States are chosen by

1. Indirect elections

2. Direct elections by graduated and teaches

3. Nominated by the Governor of the State

Choose the correct answer from codes:

(a) 1 only

(b) 1 and 2 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 1,2 and 3

Q. The Zonal Councils were provided by

(a) An Act of Parliament

(b) President of India

(c) Constitution of India

(d) Finance Commission

Q. The Supreme Court entertains petitions for the enforcement of Fundamental Rights under the

(a) Original Jurisdiction

(b) Appellate Jurisdiction

(c) Reviser Jurisdiction

(d) Writ Jurisdiction

Q. Which one of the following authorities has the power to prescribe the tenure of office of the Chief Election Commissioner?

(a) The President

(b) The Parliament

(c) The Council of Ministers

(d) The President subject to law made by the Parliament

Q. Which of the Prime Minister and the Speaker to the Parliament on an election petition?

(a) Supreme Court of India

(b) High Courts

(c) Central Administrative Tribunal

(d) President of India in consultation with the Election Commission

Q. The Proper authority to specify which caste or tribe shall be deemed to be scheduled castes or tribes is the:

(a) Parliament

(b) President of India

(c) National Commission for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

(d) Committee on the Welfare of SC & ST

Q. The Comptroller and Auditor General exercises control over State Finsance3s through his power to

(a) Recommend allocation of grants- in – aid to the States

(b) Prescribe the forms or norms in which the accounts of the States have to be maintained

(c) Re – allocation of revenues between the Centre and the States from time to time

(d) Make suggestions for affecting economies in expenditure of the States

Q. Which of the following has/have led to Unions dominance over the State in the Administrative sphere?

1. Establishment of All India Services

2. Single unified judiciary

3. The appointment, transfer and removal of Governors

4. Provisions for President՚s rule

Choose the correct 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 President can delegate any function in relation to any matter to which the executive power of the union extends to the States, with the prior consent of the

(a) Parliament

(b) State Governors

(c) State Legislatures

(d) Rajya Sabha supported by a majority of not less than two – third of the members present and voting