Quiz On Indian Polity And Governance With Answers: Set 2

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  • 1. 
    This amendment has added the Right to Education as a primary duty of every parent to send their children (aged 0­6) to school. Identify the amendment from the given options?
    • A. 

      15th Amendment act

    • B. 

      19rd Amendment act

    • C. 

      174th Amendment Act

    • D. 

      86th Amendment Act

  • 2. 
    Have a look at the following features:1. Separation of Powers2. Collective responsibility of cabinet3. Presence of a nominal or titular head of state.4. Accountability of executive to the legislatureWhich of these are the features of a parliamentary form of Government?
    • A. 

      1, 2 and 3

    • B. 

      2, 3 and 4

    • C. 

      1, 3 and 4

    • D. 

      1, 2 and 4

  • 3. 
    In which of the following does Rajya Sabha has exclusive jurisdiction?
    • A. 

      Authorizing parliament to legislate on a subject in the state list

    • B. 

      Endorsing a decree of emergency

    • C. 

      The formation & obliteration of states

    • D. 

      Election of Vice President

  • 4. 
    Among the following, the supreme is?
    • A. 

      The Constitution of India

    • B. 

      The President of India

    • C. 

      The Governor of state

    • D. 

      The State Governments

  • 5. 
    What are Statutory bodies?
    • A. 

      They are are set up by statutes of the Supreme Court

    • B. 

      They are set up by statutes which State Legislatures and Parliament can pass

    • C. 

      They are set up by statutes which are independent of State Legislatures and Parliament

    • D. 

      None of the above are correct

  • 6. 
    Which of the following statement is true about the Better Government of India Act, 1858?
    • A. 

      Establishment of Board of Control

    • B. 

      Company lost monopoly of trade

    • C. 

      The affairs of Company were regulated

    • D. 

      Transfer of power from Company to the Crown

  • 7. 
    Among the following Europeans, who came last to pre ­ independent India as traders?
    • A. 

      French

    • B. 

      English

    • C. 

      Dutch

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    The ruler of ___________ state was confiscated from power by the British on the alleged reason of misgovernance?
    • A. 

      Kanpur

    • B. 

      Awadh

    • C. 

      Delhi

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    During the time of _____________, the 1st Factory Act limiting the working hours of children and women & authorizing local governments to make essential rules was adopted.
    • A. 

      Lord Ripon

    • B. 

      The Marquess Cornwallis

    • C. 

      Sir Alured Clarke

    • D. 

      Sir John Shore

  • 10. 
    A person was born in New York. His mother had been living in India for more than 5 years immediately preceding the Constitution. What will that person be?
    • A. 

      Citizen of USA

    • B. 

      Citizen of India

    • C. 

      Citizen of both India and USA

    • D. 

      None of the above

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