The Union Legislature (India) @ Msg

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The Union Legislature (India) @ Msg

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  • 1. 
    What position does he hold? 
    • A. 

      Head of the Parliament

    • B. 

      Speaker of Rajya Sabha

    • C. 

      Presiding Officer of Lower House

    • D. 

      Leader of opposition

  • 2. 
    What is the Maximum strength of Lok Sabha?
    • A. 

      545

    • B. 

      452

    • C. 

      453

    • D. 

      552

  • 3. 
    Read in reference to No-Confidence Motion. A) Both Houses enjoy equal power in this motion. B) Only Lower House has the power to use it. C) Minium support for No- Confidence Motion to pass is 2/3rd Majority. D) If the motion is passed, it means the dissolution of Parliament; and an immediate New election has to take place. Which of the above statement(s) is correct?
    • A. 

      Only A

    • B. 

      B & C

    • C. 

      Only B

    • D. 

      B & D

    • E. 

      B, C & D

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is the correct, in relation to the composition of Rajya Sabha?
    • A. 

      250 = 238+ 12

    • B. 

      250 = 238 + 10 + 2 (Anglo Indians)

    • C. 

      246 = 234+12

    • D. 

      250= 248 + 2

  • 5. 
    In relation to Session Of the House, A) The President doesn't take part in the debate & discussion of the house. B) The Constitution empowers the Prime Minister to summon to houses. C) There should be more than a six-month gap between the two sessions. D) The end of the Session is called Adjournment of House. E) The annual Budget is discussed in the 1st Session of the year but approved in the next session (Monsoon). Which of the statement is/are false?
    • A. 

      A, B, C & D 

    • B. 

      B, D & E

    • C. 

      B & D

    • D. 

      B, C, D & E

    • E. 

      A, C & E

  • 6. 
    Click on the options which are correct ( in this answer you may opt more than one option). The Adjournment motion: 
    • A. 

      Is to draw attention to a recent matter of urgent public importance.

    • B. 

      It tells about the achievement of the government in performance of its duties.

    • C. 

      Both Houses have equal power in the matter related to Adjournment Motion.

    • D. 

      It can be moved only in Lok Sabha.

  • 7. 
    Speaker & Deputy Speaker both are elected by a simple majority of the members within the House.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    When the Speaker has to perform the duties of the President ( only when the president is not able to perform his/her duty) the Deputy Chairman presides over the proceedings in the lower house.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Read the following statements carefully in reference to the "Amendment of the constitutions"
    1. Both the houses of the Parliament can amend the Constitution.
    2. The legislative assemblies of states have no power what so ever in case of the constitutional amendment.
    3. An amendment to be passed by each house by a two-thirds majority of members present and voting.
    4. The amendment needs to be approved by the speaker of the house & prime minister.
    Which of the statements are true?
    • A. 

      All of the above.

    • B. 

      1 & 2

    • C. 

      1 & 3

    • D. 

      1 & 4

    • E. 

      1, 3 & 4

  • 10. 
    A [Blank] is the minimum number of members required to be present before the session can begin. The required number of members to be present in the Lok Sabha for a session to be held is [Blank] of the total membership of the houses.
  • 11. 
    Question hour is also called [Blank].
  • 12. 
    The three -sessions of the parliament are [Blank] session, [Blank] session & [Blank] session.
  • 13. 
    Which among the two house does not dissolve [Blank]
  • 14. 
    The ex- officio chairman of Rajya Sabha is [Blank]
  • 15. 
    The Question Hour in the Parliament refers to the 
    • A. 

      Zero Hour in Rajya Sabha

    • B. 

      First Hour 

    • C. 

      Last Session of the Day

    • D. 

      Mid- Session from 12 noon till lunch.

  • 16. 
    What is the composition of the Parliament of India?
    • A. 

      Lok Sabha + Rajya Sabha

    • B. 

      Legislative Assembly + Rajya Sabha + Lok Sabha + President

    • C. 

      Rajya Sabha + Lok Sabha + President

    • D. 

      Rajya Sabha + Lok Sabha + President Of India + Vice President of India

  • 17. 
    Parliament's representative come through 
    • A. 

      Movies & Acting

    • B. 

      Nomination

    • C. 

      Debates

    • D. 

      Elections

    • E. 

      Propaganda

  • 18. 
    From the current strength of Rajya Sabha, The total number of members nominated by the state legislative Assemblies to the Rajya Sabha is
    • A. 

      223

    • B. 

      238

    • C. 

      245

    • D. 

      233

    • E. 

      12

  • 19. 
    The meaning of Unstarred question is-
    • A. 

      An oral answer

    • B. 

      A question without asterisk

    • C. 

      A written question 

    • D. 

      A written answer with asterisk

  • 20. 
    In relation to Ordinances,
    1. Ordinances is a temporary law implemented by the president.
    2. Ordinances can be implemented only when the house is in session.
    3. Ordinances must be approved by Parliament within six weeks of reassembling or it shall cease to operate.
    4. Once Ordinances is approved by the President of India with the consultation of the Prime Minister the parliament can't reject it.  
    Which of the above statements are true?
    • A. 

      1, 2 & 3

    • B. 

      1 & 4

    • C. 

      All of above

    • D. 

      1 & 3

    • E. 

      1, 3 & 4

  • 21. 
    To be a member of Lok Sabha, the member should attain the age of
    • A. 

      18 Years

    • B. 

      25 Years

    • C. 

      30 Years

    • D. 

      26 Years

  • 22. 
    The subjects that are not included in the Union, State & Concurrent list fall under the[Blank] list.
  • 23. 
    1. If Censure motion is passed against the minster he has to not resign.
    2. If No - confidence motion is passed, the Government has to resign.
    3. If a cut motion is passed, it means budget has been denied, the government has no money to spend.
    4. No Tax can be levied (implemented) without the approval of the Parliament.
    Which of the statement/statements are correct?
    • A. 

      1 & 3

    • B. 

      1, 2 & 3

    • C. 

      1,2 & 4

    • D. 

      1 & 2 

    • E. 

      1 & 4

  • 24. 
    Who presides over the Joint Session of the parliament [Blank] .
  • 25. 
    Which of the following list the Union Parliament can never legislate in any circumstance what so ever,
    1.  Union List
    2. Concurrent List 
    3. State List
    4. Residuary Power
    • A. 

      1, 2 & 4

    • B. 

      1, 2 & 3

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the Above

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