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50 Important Indian Polity Bits and Previous Questions Covered

50 Important Indian Polity Bits and Previous Questions Covered:

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In this article we are covering 50 Important Indian Polity Bits and Previous Indian Polity Bits. These Polity bits are appeared in the exams conducted in India. Some bits are important to that topic. So, go through the bits to cover the important ones. Let's Start.

50 Important Indian Polity Bits and Previous Questions Covered:

Important Polity Bits
Important Polity Bits

1. The Maximum Strength of Rajya Sabha is?

A. 220

B. 200

C. 250

D. 240

Answer: C

2. If the president of India wants to resign, he has to address the letter of resignation to the?

A.Chief Justice of India

B. Prime Minister

C. Vice President

D. Speaker

Answer: C

3. The Playing time (in Seconds) of the full version of Indian National Anthem is?

A. 60

B. 52

C. 55

D. 57

Answer: B

4. Who acts as the channel of communication between the President and the Council of Ministers?

A. Chairman, Rajya sabha

B. Speaker of Lok Sabha

C. Vice – President

D. Prime Minister

Answer: D

5. The phrase “Equality before law” used in Article -14 of Indian Constitution has been borrowed from?

A. U.S.A

B. Germany

C. Britain

D. Greece

Answer: A

6. Bureaucracy literally means a system of government by

A.Elected representative

B. Nominated representative

C. Officials

D. Group of landlords

Answer: A

7. A federal government is in the shape of?

A. Command by the Centre

B. Appeal from the States

C. Agreement between the Centre and the States

D. Signed Party Rule

Answer: C

8. Parliamentary or Presidential Government can be distinguished mainly by

A. The federal nature

B. The rigidity of the Constitution

C. The employer-employee relations

D. The legislative – executive relations

Answer: D

9. Who is rightly called as the “Father of Local Self Government” in India?

A. Lord Mayo

B. Lord Rippon

C. Lord Curzon

D. Lord Clive

Answer: B

10. The Directive Principles of State Policy was adopted from the?

A. British Constitution

B. Swiss Constitution

C. U.S Constitution

D. Irish Constitution

Answer: D

11. Which is not an All India Service?

A. Indian Administrative Service

B. Indian Police Service

C. Indian Foreign Service

D. Indian Forest Service

Answer: D

12. Which is an extra Constitutional body?

A. Language Commission

B. Planning Commission

C. Election Commission

D. Finance Commission

Answer: D

13. The two forms of democracy are?

A. Parliamentary and Presidential

B. Direct and Indirect

C. Monarchical and Republican

D. Parliamentary and King

Answer: A

14. Who wrote the book Politics?

A. Bodin

B. Rousseau

C. Mill

D. Aristotle

Answer: D

15. One who officially gives expert legal advice to the Government of India?

A. The Attorney General

B. The Auditor General

C. The chief Justice of India

D. Public Service Commission

Answer: A

16. Who heads the National Planning Commission?

A. The President

B. The Prime Minister

C. The Finance Minister

D. The Planning Minister

Answer: B

17. The term of office of the Governor of a state is?

A. 2 Years

B. 3 Years

C. 4 years

D. 5 years

Answer: D

18. Which one of the following is considered as the bulwark of the personal Liberty?

A. Mandamus

B. Habeus Corpus

C. Quo Warranto

D. Certiorari

Answer: B

19. A Judge of the Supreme Court may be removed on the grounds of?

A. Bad Judgement

B. Supporting a Public Cause

C. Proved misbehavior or in-capacity

D. On the pleasure of the President

Answer: C

20. Identify the incorrect statement with reference to RTI Act?

A. Promote transparency and accountability

B. Contain Corruption

C. Ensure Good Governance

D. Elicit Information from the People?

Answer: D

21. The Boundary of a State in India can be altered through the procedure as laid down in?

A. Article 368

B. Article 130

C. Article 70

D. Article 3

Answer: D

22. The law relating to sexual harassment was laid down in?

A. Vishaka vs State of Rajasthan

B. Anuj Garg vs Union of India

C. Keshavananda Bharathi vs Union of India

D. Shreya Singhal vs Union of India

Answer: A

23. Which Article of the Indian Constitution provides for the welfare of the disabled persons?

A. 41

B. 42

C. 44

D. 51

Answer: A

24. Education in India, is in

A. State list

B. Union list

C. Concurrent list

D. Residuary list

Answer: C

25. Who among the following advocated party-less democracy in India?

A. M.N Roy

B. Acharya Vinoba Bave

C. Jawaharlal Nehru

D. Jayaprakash Narayan

Answer: D

26. The Speaker of Assembly submits his resignation to?

A. Chief Minister

B. Governor

C. Deputy Speaker

D. Judge of High Court

Answer: C

27. The Sarada Act was passed in the Year?

A. 1929

B. 1919

C. 1939

D. 1949

Answer: A

28. The right to Property under the Indian Constitution is?

A. A legal Right

B. A Fundamental right

C. Natural right

D. A directive Principle

Answer: A

29. The National Panchayat Raj Day is celebrated on?

A. April 24

B. April 14

C. March 24

D. May 24
Answer: A

30. The council of Ministers is headed by a person who enjoys the support of the majority of the members of the Lok Sabha. Chose the position of the person?

A. President

B. Prime Minister

C. Speaker

D. Chief Justice

Answer: B

31. Which Institution has the final power to interpret the Constitution of India?

A. Lok Sabha

B. Supreme Court

C. President

D. Rajya Sabha

Answer: B

32. Andaman and Nicobar Islands are part of the judicature of the High Court of?

A. Madras

B. Bombay

C. Calcutta

D. Hyderabad

33. Gerrymandering refers to?

A. Cross Voting

B. Indulging in booth capturing

C. Altering the boundaries of the constituency to improve the winning chance in elections

D. Impersonation in voting in favor of a candidate?

Answer: C

34. The first Chief Minister of an Indian State was

A. Jayalalitha

B. Sarojini Nayudu

C. Mayavathi

D. Sucheta Kriplani

Answer: D

35. By which Constitution amendment, Article 329 A was deleted?

A. 78

B. 79

C. 44

D. 42

Answer: C

36. The bill aimed at equal rights and opportunities to persons with disabilities passed in 2016 is known as?

A. Persons with Disabilities Bill 2016

B. Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill 2016

C. Equal Rights and Opportunities for PWDs Bill 2016

D. Disabled Persons Act 2016

Answer: B

37. Who gave the famous slogan ‘Educate, Organize, Agitate’?

A. Ambedkar

B. Karl Marx

C. Netaji Subashchandra Bose

D. Vallab Bhai Patel

Answer; A

38. Which of the following is NOT feature of 73rd Constitutional Amendment?

A. Reservation to SC& ST in local bodies

B. Reservations for women in local bodies

C. Compulsory Elections for local bodies within 5 Years

D. Reservation for OBC in local bodies

Answer: D

39. The Mandal Commission was appointed during the Prime Ministership of?

A. Indira Gandhi

B. Morarji Desai

C. V.P Singh

D. P.V Narsimha Rao

Answer: B

40. Dinesh Goswamy committee was appointed to deal with?

A. Education Reforms

B. Economic Reforms

C. Electoral Reforms

D. Legal Reforms

Answer: B

41. Right to Information contributes?

A. Transparent Governance

B. Stable Governance

C. Closed Governance

D. Dictatorial Governance

Answer: A

42. The National Food Security Act, 2013 does not include

A. Mid-day meals scheme

B. Integrated Child Development Services

C. Public Distribution System

D. Supply of food for all

Answer: D

43. The Consumer Protection Act envisages its machinery at?

A. The National level

B. The National, State and District level

C. The National and state levels

D. The State and District levels

Answer: B

44. The Indian Federalism is drawn from?

A. United States of America

B. Britain

C. Canada

D. Germany

Answer: C

45. The dispute between Government of India and one or more states can be heard by Supreme Court under its?
A. Original Jurisdiction

B. Advisory Jurisdiction

C. Appelate Jurisdiction

D. Nominal Jurisdiction

Answer: A

46. Which of the following writs is issued by the higher judiciary in case of illegal detention of a person?

A. Quo Warranto

B. Habeas Corpus

C. Mandamus

D. Certiorari

Answer: A

47. Separation of Judiciary from Executive is joined by

A. VII Schedule to the Constitution

B. Judicial Decisions

C. Directive Principles of State Policy

D. Preamble to the constitution

Answer: 3

48. The day on which the Constitute Assembly adopted the Constitution of India?

A. 25 October 1948

B. 25 October 1949

C. 26 November 1948

D. 26 November 1949

Answer: D

49. Which of the following Constitutional provisions directs the state to prevent concentration of wealth and means of production in a few to the common detriment?
A. Article 39(c)

B. Article 39(b)

C. Article 39(d)

D. Article 39(e)

Answer: A

50. The newly Inserted Article 43- B in the Constitution deals with?

A. Participation of workers in the management of industries

B. Promotion of Cooperative Societies

C. Uniform civil code for all citizens

D. Provision for early childhood care and education


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