Previous Year Questions of Indian Polity For SSC CGL 2017

Hello readers, Here we provide you with an Indian polity Quiz as per the syllabus of SSC CGL TIER-I. Most of the questions are from previous years paper. This Quiz surely helps you to fetch more marks in final exams.

Q1. Rashtrapati Bhawan was designed by-
(a) Edward stone,
(b) Le Corbusier,
(c) Edwin Lutyens,
(d) Tarun Dutt

Q2. No-confidence Motion, to be admitted in the Lok Sabha, needs the support of:
(a) 80 Members
(b) 140 Members
(c) 160 Members
(d) 50 Members

Q3. Constitutional safeguards to civil servants are ensured by:
(a) Art. 310
(b) Art. 315
(c) Art. 312
(d) Art. 311

Q4. Which of the following statements are incorrect about unstarred question?
1. It carry an asterisk mark.
2. Answer to such a question is given orally.
3. Answer to such a question is not followed by supplementary questions.
4. It does not carry an asterisk mark.
5. Answer to such a question is given in a written form.
(a) 2 and 3
(b) 3, 4 and 5
(c) 1 and 2
(d) 2, 3 and 4

Q5. In which article of the Constitution of India has the Joint Sitting of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha been provided?
(a) Article 101
(b) Article 108
(c) Article 133
(d) Article 102

Q6. Which of the following Committees are Committees of Parliament?
1. Public Accounts Committee
2. Estimates Committee
3. Committee on Public Undertakings
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
(a) 1,2 and 3
(b) 1 and 2 only
(c) 1 and 3 only
(d) 2 and 3 only

Q7. If a resolution impeaching the President is passed, the President is considered to have been removed-
(a) From the date on which the resolution is passed
(b) Once the Chief Justice of India takes out an order to the effect
(c) As soon as the Gazette of India notifies it
(d) Once the new incumbent is elected

Q8.  When the Chairman of Rajya Sabha acts as President, the duties of the Chairman are performed by
(a) Himself
(b) A newly elected Chairman
(c) The Deputy Chairman
(d) A member of Rajya Sabha deputed by the Chairman

Q9. The executive power is vested in the President but it actually used by him on the advice of
(a) The Prime Minister
(b) The Council of Ministers
(c) Parliament
(d) None of these

Q10.  What function is specifically prescribed by the Constitution for the Vice-President of India?
(a) Vice-Chancellorship of Universities
(b) No function
(c) To assist the President in times of emergency
(d) None of the above

Q11. The President may send the advice received from the Council of Ministers on a matter back to them for reconsideration. This power can be exercised by him … on the same matter,
(a) Once
(b) Twice
(c) Thrice
(d) Any number of times

Q12. Article 20 of the Fundamental Rights represents which subject—
(a) Equality of opportunity in matters of public employment
(b) Protection in respect of Conviction of Offence
(c) Protection of life and personal liberty
(d) None of the above

Q13. In the event of dissolution of Lok Sabha, who need be resign or get dismissed immediately—
(a) Prime Minister
(b) Home Minister
(c) Union Council of Ministers
(d) None of the above

Q14. Normally, what kind of session does the Parliament hold—
(a) Budget session
(b) Monsoon session
(c) Winter session
(d) All the above

Q15. Which Constitutional Amendment reduces the voting age from 21 years to 18 years.
(a) 38th
(b) 2nd
(c) 4th
(d) 61st


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