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.How many times the President of India can seek re- election to his post?
(a) once                
(b) 2 times
(c) 3 times            
(d) any number of times

Q2.Where is Raisina Hill?
(a) Where Rashtrapati Bhavan is situated
(b) The Hill feature in Srinagar, otherwise known as Shankaracharya Hill
(c) The place where the Dogra rulers of Jammu and Kashmir built their fort in Jammu
(d) The Rock Feature at Kanyakumari where Swami Vivekanand’s statue was erected

Q3.Who was the Defence Minister of India during the Indo- China war of 1962?
(a) R.N. Thapar                
(b) Jagjivan Ram
(c) V.K. Krishna Menon   
(d) Govind Ballabh Pant

Q4.In India, the President is elected by –
(a) Direct Election
(b) Single Transferable Vote
(c) Open Ballot System
(d) All of the above

Q5.Who was the first Deputy Prime Minister of India?
(a) L.K. Advani                 
(b) Moraraji Desai
(c) Charan Singh             
(d) Sardar Balabhbahi Patel

Q6. What is the maximum number of elected members in a State Assembly?
(a) 250 
(b) 300
(c) 600 
(d) 500

Q7. Which of the following is not correct regarding a Money Bill?
(a) It can be introduced in either House of Parliament.
(b) It can be passed by the Lok Sabha even if the Rajya Saba rejects it.
(c) It is deemed to have been passed by both Houses if it is not returned by the Rajya Sabha within 14      days.
(d) It requires the prior approval of the President.

Q8. Who is the ex officio Chairman of Rajya Sabha?
(a) President
(b) Vice-President
(c) Minister of Parliamentary Affairs
(d) Leader of Opposition.

Q9. A bill passed by Parliament is sent to the President for his assent, which option is not true to him? 
(a) He may sign it
(b) He may decline to sign it
(C) He may return it to Parliament for reconsideration
(d) He may amend it.

Q10.  What is the chief source of political power in India?
(a) The people. 
(b) The Constitution.
(c) The Parliament.
(d) The Parliament and State Legislatures.

Q11. The quorum required to hold meetings of the legislative chambers is what fraction of the total membership of the House? 
(a) 1/3 
(b) 1/4
(c) 1/6 
(d) 1/10

Q12. Indian Constitution came into force on:
(a) 26 Jan 1949. 
(b) 26 Jan 1950.
(c) 15 Nov 1950. 
(d) 15 Aug 1947.

Q13. The Secretary General of the Lok Sabha who is the Chief of its Secretariat is
(a) Elected by the Lok Sabha
(b) Elected by both Houses of Parliament
(c) Appointed by the Speaker
(d) Appointed by the President

Q14. The Union Territories get representation in 
(a) Lok Sabha
(b) Rajya Sabha
(c) Both Houses of Parliament
(d) None of these

Q15. The Objectives Resolution was unanimously adopted by the Constituent Assembly on
(a)  22nd January 1947
(b)  26th November 1946
(c)  1st October 1948
(d)  None of the above




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