Quiz On Indian Polity And Governance With Answers: Set 10

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  • 1. 

    UJJAWALA scheme has 5 components: rescue, prevention, rehabilitation, repatriation and reintegration. The scheme relates to?

    • A.

      Women

    • B.

      Disabled persons

    • C.

      Children

    • D.

      Senior Citizen

    Correct Answer
    B. Disabled persons
    Explanation
    The UJJAWALA scheme, with its components of rescue, prevention, rehabilitation, repatriation, and reintegration, is specifically designed to address the needs and concerns of disabled persons. This scheme aims to provide support and assistance to disabled individuals, helping them to overcome challenges, reintegrate into society, and lead fulfilling lives.

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  • 2. 

    INC is regarded as the 1st organized Indian political party. When was it founded?

    • A.

      1830

    • B.

      1850

    • C.

      1885

    • D.

      1889

    Correct Answer
    C. 1885
    Explanation
    The Indian National Congress (INC) was founded in 1885. It is considered to be the first organized political party in India. The party played a crucial role in the Indian independence movement and was instrumental in advocating for self-rule and representing the interests of the Indian people. Founded by A.O. Hume, the INC became a platform for Indian leaders to unite and fight for their rights and freedom from British colonial rule.

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  • 3. 

    Among the following options, which is the largest Lok Sabha constituency in India in terms of area?

    • A.

      Ladakh

    • B.

      Barmer

    • C.

      Arunachal East

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Ladakh
    Explanation
    Ladakh is the correct answer because it is the largest Lok Sabha constituency in India in terms of area. This region is known for its vast and rugged terrain, including the high-altitude desert of the Ladakh plateau and the surrounding mountain ranges. It covers a large geographical area, making it the largest constituency in terms of area.

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  • 4. 

    Among the following, which is/are not the departments of Finance Ministry?1. Department of Economic Affairs2. Department of Budget3. Department of Revenue4. Department of BankingCode:

    • A.

      1, 3

    • B.

      2, 4

    • C.

      2, 3

    • D.

      3, 4

    Correct Answer
    B. 2, 4
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 2, 4. These are not the departments of the Finance Ministry. The Department of Economic Affairs (1) and the Department of Revenue (3) are both departments of the Finance Ministry. However, the Department of Budget (2) and the Department of Banking (4) are not part of the Finance Ministry.

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  • 5. 

    Among the following options, which is the largest Lok Sabha constituency in India in terms of population?

    • A.

      Outer Delhi in Delhi

    • B.

      Thane in Maharashtra

    • C.

      Chennai north in Tamil Nadu

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Outer Delhi in Delhi
    Explanation
    Outer Delhi in Delhi is the largest Lok Sabha constituency in India in terms of population. This means that it has the highest number of people residing within its boundaries compared to the other options.

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  • 6. 

    Among the following options, which is the smallest Lok Sabha constituency in India in terms of area?

    • A.

      Delhi Sadar

    • B.

      Chandni Chowk

    • C.

      Mumbai South

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Chandni Chowk
    Explanation
    Chandni Chowk is the correct answer because it is a Lok Sabha constituency located in the heart of Old Delhi, which is known for its narrow lanes and congested areas. This densely populated area has a smaller geographical area compared to the other options, making it the smallest Lok Sabha constituency in India in terms of area.

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  • 7. 

    Where was the term 'pressure groups' first originated?

    • A.

      USA

    • B.

      India

    • C.

      Australia

    • D.

      Indonesia

    Correct Answer
    A. USA
    Explanation
    The term 'pressure groups' first originated in the USA.

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  • 8. 

    Among the following options, which is the smallest Lok Sabha constituency in India in terms of population?

    • A.

      Dadra and Nagar Haveli

    • B.

      Lakshadweep

    • C.

      Arunachal East

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Lakshadweep
    Explanation
    Lakshadweep is the correct answer because it is the smallest Lok Sabha constituency in India in terms of population. Lakshadweep is a union territory consisting of a group of islands, and it has the lowest population among all the options given. Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Arunachal East, and None of the above are not the correct answers as they have larger populations compared to Lakshadweep.

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  • 9. 

    Among the following options, which is not the wing of Cabinet Secretariat?

    • A.

      Administrative wing

    • B.

      Military wing

    • C.

      Intelligence wing

    • D.

      Civil wing

    Correct Answer
    A. Administrative wing
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Military wing." The Cabinet Secretariat is a government body responsible for assisting the Cabinet in its functioning. It consists of various wings that support different aspects of governance. The administrative wing is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations and administrative tasks. The intelligence wing deals with gathering and analyzing intelligence information. The civil wing handles civil administration matters. However, there is no mention or indication of a military wing within the Cabinet Secretariat, making it the correct answer.

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  • 10. 

    Who acts as a buffer between civil servants and ministers?

    • A.

      Special Secretary

    • B.

      Cabinet Secretary

    • C.

      Prime Minister

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Cabinet Secretary
    Explanation
    The Cabinet Secretary acts as a buffer between civil servants and ministers. The Cabinet Secretary is the highest-ranking civil servant in the government and serves as the chief advisor to the Prime Minister and the Cabinet. They play a crucial role in coordinating and facilitating communication between civil servants and ministers, ensuring that government policies and decisions are effectively implemented.

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