October 4, 2014

Quiz 15- Indian Constitution-General Studies: General Knowledge Question & Answers

141 Q) Which one of the following Presidents of India is known as Philosopher-President?

(a) Dr Rajendra Prasad
(b) Dr Zakir Hussain
(c) Dr S. Radhakrishnan
(d) Dr Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed

142 Q) Education has now become a Fundamental Right for all those between 6 and 14 years of age under the

(a) 86th Constitution Amendment
(b) 92nd Constitution Amendment
(c) 91st Constitution Amendment
(d) 90th Constitution Amendment

143 Q) Consider the following statements: 
1. Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) was set up during the Prime Ministership of Lal Bahadur Shastri. 
2. The Members of CAT are drawn from both judicial and administrative streams. 
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

144 Q) Which amendments of the Constitution provide for the reservation of one-third seats in the Municipal Boards and Village Panchayats for women?

(a) 73rd and 74th Amendments
(b) 82nd and 83rd Amendments
(c) 72nd and 73rd Amendments
(d) 74th and 75th Amendments

145 Q) A person who makes an affidavit or deposition is called

(a) Plaintiff
(b) Witness
(c) Deponent
(d) Defendant

146 Q) Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched:

(a) States Reorganisation Act : Andhra Pradesh
(b) Treaty of Yandabu : Assam
(c) State of Bilaspur : Himachal Pradesh
(d) Year 1966 : Gujarat becomes a State

147 Q) The Doctrine that the Fundamental Rights can not be amended under Article 368 was pro-pounded by the Supreme Court in

(a) Gopalan Vs. State of Madras
(b) Keshvanand Bharati Vs. State of Kerala
(c) Golaknath Vs. State of Punjab
(d) Maneka Vs. Union of India

148 Q) Which of the following statements correctly depicts the true nature of the Indian Federal System?

(a) The Indian federation is more a functional than an institutional concept
(b) A one-dominant-party regime which is in conflict with the principle of federalism
(c) The Indian federation is not the result of an agreement between the units
(d) It is a unitary State with subsidiary federal features rather than a federal State with sub-sidiary unitary features

149 Q) The authority to alter the boundaries of States in India rests with

(a) State Government
(b) President
(c) Prime Minister
(d) Parliament

150 Q) Cheque is defined in

(a) Banking Regulation Act
(b) Bankers Book of evidence
(c) Negotiable Instruments Act
(d) None
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