MCQ ON INDIAN POLITY FOR GOVT EXAMS | DAY 120 : For govt jobs preparation daily MCQ will be provided. Most of the questions will be from the past question papers of UPSC, SSC, IBPS.

  1. What way does the Indian Parliament exercise control over the administration?
  • Through Parliamentary committees
  • Through consultative committees in various Ministries
  • By making the administrator send the periodic reports
  • By compelling the executive to issue writs

2. In which one of the following areas does the state government not have control over its local bodies?

  • Citizens grievances
  • Financial matters
  • Legislation
  • Personnel matters

3. Kanchana the following statements regarding the political parties in India:

  1. The Representation of the People Act, 1951 provides for the registration of political parties
  2. Registration of political parties is carried out by the election commission
  3. A national level political party is one which is recognised in four or more States
  4. During the 1999 general elections, there was 6 national and 48 level parties recognised by the election commission.

Which of these statement are correct?

  • 1,2 and 4
  • 1 and 3
  • 2 and 4
  • 1,2,3 and 4

4. With reference to Indian polity, which one of the following statements is correct?

  • Planning commission is accountable to the parliament.
  • President can make Ordinance only when either of the two houses of parliament is not in session
  • The minimum Age prescribed for appointment as a judge of the Supreme Court is 40 years
  • National Development Council is constituted of union finance minister and the chief ministers of all the states.

5. Consider the following statements with reference to India:

  1. The chief election commission and other election commissioners enjoy equal powers but receive an equal salaries
  2. The chief election commissioner is entitled to the same salary as is provided to a judge of the supreme court
  3. The chief election commissioner shall not be removed from his office except in like manner and on like Grounds as a judge of the supreme court.
  4. The term of office of the election commissioner is five years from the date it has rooms is office or till the day at the age of 62 years, whichever is earlier.

Which of these statements are correct?

  • 1 and 2
  • 2 and 3
  • 1 and 4
  • 2 and 4

6. In the case of election of the Lok Sabha, the amount of security deposit for general category candidates and SC/ST category candidates respectively is:

  • ₹ 5,000 and ₹2,500
  • ₹ 10,000 and ₹ 2,500
  • ₹ 10,000 and ₹ 5,000
  • ₹ 15,000 and ₹ 7,500

7. The term of the Lok Sabha:

  • Cannot be extended under any circumstances
  • Can be extended by 6 months at a time
  • Can be extended by one year at a time during the proclamation of emergency
  • Can be extended for two years at a time during the proclamation of emergency

8. Which one of the following authorities recommends the principles governing the grants-in-aid of the revenues to the states of the consolidated fund of India?

  • Finance commission
  • Inter state Council
  • Union Ministry of Finance
  • Public accounts committee

9. Which one of the following statements is correct?

  • Only the Rajya Sabha and not the Lok Sabha can have nominated members
  • There is a constitutional provision for nominating to members belonging to the Anglo-Indian community to the Rajya Sabha
  • There is no constitutional bar for a nominated member to be appointed as Union Minister
  • A nominated member can vote both in the presidential and Vice Presidential elections

10. Consider the following statements

  1. The joint sitting of the two houses of the Parliament is sanctioned under article 108 of the constitution
  2. The first joint sitting of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha was held in the year 1961
  3. The second joint sitting of the two houses of Indian Parliament was held to pass the banking service commission (repeal) bill

Which of these statements is correct?

  • 1 and 2
  • 2 and 3
  • 1 and 3
  • 1,2 and 3





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