Q1. Who is the final authority to interpret the Constitution?
(a) The President
(b) The Parliament
(c) The Lok Sabha
(d) The Supreme Court
Q2. Who was the Chief Justice of India when public Interest Litigation (PIL) was introduced to the Indian judicial system?
(a) M. Hidayatullah
(b) A.M. Ahmadi
(c) P.N. Bhagwati
(d) A.S. Anand
Q3. Salaries of the judges of the Supreme Court are determined by:
(a) Pay Commission appointed by the President
(b) Law Commission
(d) Council of Ministers
Q4. Which one of the following High Courts has the territorial jurisdiction over Andaman and Nicobar Islands?
(a) Andhra Pradesh
Q5. The number of Anglo-Indians who can be nominated by the president to the Lok Sabha is
Q6. To work towards the vision of Gandhiji’s “Clean India”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan on
(a) October 2, 2014
(b) January 30, 2015
(c) January 1, 2015
(d) November 30, 2014
Q7. If a Panchayat is dissolved, elections are to be held within:
(a) One month
(b) Three months
(c) Six months
(d) One year
Q8. ‘Zero Hour’ in political jargon refers to
(a) Suspended motion
(b) Question hour
(c) Adjourned time
(d) Question-answer session
Q9. Which one of the following is the largest committee of the Parliament?
(a) The Public Accounts Committee
(b) The Estimates Committee
(c) The Committee on Public Undertakings
(d) The Committee on Petition
Q10.What is the term of a Member of the Rajya Sabha?
(a) Three years
(b) Four years
(c) Five years
(d) Six years
Q11. The proposal relating to dismissal of the Vice- President can be presented in
(a) any House of the Parliament
(b) the Rajya Sabha
(c) The Lok Sabha
(d) None of these
Q12. In India, the Prime Minister remains in office so long as he enjoys the
(a) Support of armed forces
(b) Confidence of Rajya Sabha
(c) Confidence of Lok Sabha
(d) Support of the people
Q13. What is the period of appointment of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India?
(a) 6 years
(b) upto 65 years of age
(c) 6 years or 65 years of age, whichever earlier
(d) upto 64 years of age
Q14. Who is the highest civil servant of the Union Government?
(a) Attorney General
(b) Cabinet Secretary
(c) Home Secretary
(d) Principal Secretary of the P.M.
Q15. The number of Anglo-Indians who can be nominated by the Governor to the Legislative assembly is