Polity Quiz for SSC CGL 2016

1.Consider the following statements :

1.If the Legislative Assembly of a State in India is dissolved in mid-term, the Speaker continues in office till the process of formation of next Legislative Assembly.
2. When the Speaker of a Legislative Assembly resignes, he addresses his letter to the Deputy-Chairman of the Assembly.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

2.The total number of members in the Legislative Council of a State cannot exceed : 
(a) One-fourth of the total number of members in the Legislative Assembly 
(b) One-third of the total number of members in the Legislative Assembly 
(c) One-sixth of the total number of members in the Legislative Assembly 
(d) No such limit has been fixed 
3.The total number of members of the Legislative Council can in no case be less than : 
(a) 40
(b) 50
(c) 60
(d) No minimum strength has been fixed 
4.Who among the following recommended to the Parliament for the abolition of the Legislative Council in a State ? 
(a) The President of India
(b) The Governor of the concerned State 
(c) The Legislative Council of the concerned State
(d) The Legislative Assembly of the concerned State 
5.In any State of India, Legislative Council can be created or abolished : 
(a) By the Parliament 
(b) By the President on the recommendation of the Governor of the State 
(c) By the Governor on the recommendation of the Council of Ministers 
(d) By the Parliament as per resolution passed by the Legislative Assembly of the State 
6.Which one of the following is the period for the Legislative Council to detain the ordinary bills ?
(a) 14 days
(b) 3 months
(c) 4 months
(d) 6 months
7.Procedure for creation of Legislative Council in States has been described in which Article of the Constitution ? 
(a) Article 69
(b) Article 169
(c) Article 269
(d) Article 369
8.Which one of the following States does not have a bicameral legislature (i.e, Vidhan Parishad + Vidhan Sabha) ?
(a) U.P.
(b) M.P.
(c) Bihar
(d) Karnataka
9.The maximum number of members that the Legislative Assembly of a State in India can have is :
(a) 400
(b) 450
(c) 500
(d) 600
10.Which of the following States / Union Territory has a Legislative Assembly consisting of only 30 members ?
(a) Pondicherry
(b) Mizoram
(c) Goa
(d) All of these
11.Consider the following statements regarding Indian Polity—
1.In India, a State cannot have more than 500 members in its Legislative Assembly.
2.To be a member of State Legislative Assembly, a citizen must not be less than 25 years of age. 
Which of these statements are correct ?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2
12.With reference to States in India, consider the following statements :
1.Six months shall not intervene between the last sitting of the State Legislature and the first sitting of next session.
2.After every general election to the State Assembly the Governor has to address the State Assembly on the very first sitting.
Which of these statements are correct ?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

13.Which of the following State can nominate two women members to the Legislative Assembly ?
(a) Himachal Pradesh
(b) Kerala
(c) Jammu and Kashmir
(d) Uttar Pradesh
14.The members of the Legislative Council are appointed through
1. direct elections. 
2. indirect elections. 
3. nomination. 
Codes
A.1 and 2
B.2 and 3
C.1. 2 and 3
D.1 and 3
15.Which one of the following States possess a bicameral Legislature? 
1. Punjab
2. Bihar
3. Karnataka
4. Maharashtra
Choose the right answer from the options given below
A.2 and 3
B.2, 3 and 4
C.2 and 4
D.1, 2 and 3

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