October 5, 2014

Quiz 59- Indian Constitution-General Studies: General Knowledge Question & Answers

581 Q) Representatives of Union Territories in Lok Sabha are chosen by

(a) direct election
(b) indirect election
(c) nomination
(d) all the above means

582 Q) In what way does the Indian Parliament exercise control over the administration?

(a) Through Parliamentary Committees --
(b) Through Consultative Committees of various ministries
(c) By making the administration send periodic reports
(d) By compelling the executive to issue writs

583 Q) In Supreme Court held that Preamble is a basic feature of Constitution and cannot be amended.

(a) Keshvanand Bharti case
(b) Golaknath case
(c) Minerva Mills case
(d) None of the above

584 Q) Who of the following is the executive head of a state?

(a) the President
(b) the Governor
(c) the Chief Minister
(d) none of the above

585 Q) How many States are required to ratify certain amendments to the Constitution?

(a) Not less than half the number
(b) Three-fourths of the number
(c) At least 10 State
(d) All State in some cases

586 Q) Consider the following statements: 
1. The highest criminal court of the district is the Court of District and Sessions Judge. 
2. The District Judges are appointed by the Governor in consultation with the High Courts. 
3. A person to be eligible for appointment as a District Judge should be an advocate or a pleader of seven years' standing or more, or an officer in Judicial service of the Union or the State. 
4. When the Session Judge awards death sentence, it must be confirmed by the High Court before it is carried out. 
Which of the statements given above are correct?

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

587 Q) Which of the following are the circumstances under which an elected member of Parliament may be disqualified on the ground of defection? 
I. If he voluntarily gives up his membership of a political party 
2. If he votes or abstains from voting contrary to any direction issued by his political party without prior permission of the political party 
3. If he speaks against the political party 
4. If he joins a political party other than the party on whose ticket he contested and got elected

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

588 Q) Which of the following do NOT constitute the Zila Parishad?

(a) Presidents of the Panchayat Samiti in the district
(b) Block Development Officers
(c) Representatives of co-operative societies
(d) Members of Parliament and State Legislative returned from the district

589 Q) A: The Muslim League did not contest the election for the Constituent Assembly. 
R: The Muslim League asked for a separate Constituent Assembly for 'Muslim India'.

(a) Both A and R are true is the correct explanation 4A
(b) Both A and I? are trite but R is not the correct explanation of A
(c) A is true but R is false
(d) A is false but R is true.

590 Q) Which of the following categories of Fundamental Rights incorporate 'Abolition of Untouchability'?

(a) The Right to Religion
(b) The Right to Equality
(c) The Right against Exploitation
(d) The Right to Freedom
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