October 4, 2014

Quiz 23- Indian Constitution-General Studies: General Knowledge Question & Answers

221 Q) Which of the following political parties enjoys the distinction of having formed the first non-Congress government in a State?

(a) DMK in Tamil Nadu
(b) Akalis in Punjab
(c) Communists in Kerala
(d) Lok Dal in Uttar Pradesh

222 Q) Which of the following provisions are not included in the Indian Constitution? 
1. The President can suspend any of the fundamental rights during emergency. 
2. The Prime Minister can dismiss any Chief Minister. 
3. States have power to amend any law of Parliament on a subject in the concurrent list with the assent of the President. 
4. The Governor can reserve any Bill for consideration by the President. 
Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

(a) I and 2
(b) 2 and 3
(c) 3 and 4
(d) 1 and 4

223 Q) Protection of environment is a

(a) Constitutional Duty
(b) Directive Principle
(c) Fundamental Duty
(d) None of the above

224 Q) The Constitution names our country as

(a) Bharat
(b) India, that is Bharat
(c) Hindustan
(d) Aryavarta.

225 Q) The 73rd Constitution Amendment Act 1992 refers to the

(a) generation of gainful employment for the unemployed and the under-employed men and women in rural area
(b) generation of employment for the able bodied adults who are in need and desirous of work during the lean agri-cultural season
(c) laying the foundation for strong and vibrant Panchayati Raj Institutions in the country
(d) guarantee of right to life, liberty and security of person, equality before law and equal protection without discrimination.

226 Q) Which of the following are/is stated in the Constitution of India? 
I. The President shall not be a member of either House of Parliament. 
2. The Parliament shall consist of the Pre-sident and the two Houses of Parliament. 
Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

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

227 Q) The Constitution of India does not contain any provision for the impeachment of

(a) the President
(b) the Chief Justice
(c) the Vice-President
(d) the Governor

228 Q) Which one of the following statements correctly describes the Fourth Schedule of the Constitution of India?

(a) It lists the distribution of powers between the Union and the States
(b) It contains the languages listed in the Constitution
(c) It contains the provisions regarding the administration of tribal areas
(d) It allocates seats in the Council of States

229 Q) Consider the following statements: 
I. Free and compulsory education to the children of 6-14 years age group by the State was made a Fundamental Right by the 76th Amendment to the Constitution of India. 
2. Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan seeks to provide computer education even in rural areas. 
3. Education was included in the Concurrent List by the 4214 Amendment, 1976 to the Constitution of India. 
Which of the statements given above are correct?

(a) I, 2 and 3
(b) I and 2 only
(c) 2 and 3 only
(d) 1 and 3 only.

230 Q) The normal term of the Lok Sabha may be extended by

(a) An Act passed by the Parliament
(b) An Order of the Supreme Court
(c) An Order of the President of India
(d) An Order of the Prime Minister of India.


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