Polity Quiz for SSC CGL 2016

1.The Directive Principles are in the nature of ?
(a) judicial injunctions to the Government to enact certain laws
(b) request to the Government to pay attention to certain subjects
(c) injunctions to the Government to refrain from doing certain things
(d) instructions to the Government to do certain thing

2.The highest body below the Parliament of India which is responsible for formulating policy matters regarding planning for social and economic welfare and development of our country is? 
(a) Planning Commission
(b) Finance Commission
(c) National Advisory Council
(d) National Development Council

3.How many Fundamental Rights are enjoyed by the Indians? 
(a) nine
(b) ten
(c) seven
(d) six

4.The members of Legislative Council are:
(a) directly elected by the people
(b) chiefly nominated
(c) elected by local bodies, graduates, teachers, Legislative Assembly etc.
(d) elected by the Legislative Assembly

5.The One-third  of the membership of a Legislative Council:-
(a) changes every year
(b) changes every sixty year
(c) does not change for five years
(d) changes after two years

6.The Preamble enshrines the ideals of ‘liberty, equality and fraternity’ – ideals inspired by the-
(a) Russian Revolution
(b) Irish Revolution
(c) French Revolution
(d) Us Constitution

7. Which one of the following legislative powers of the Governor has been wrongly listed?
(a)He summons or prorogues either House of State Legislature
(b)He addresses either or both the Houses at the commencement of the new session after each General Election
(c)He dissolves both the Houses in case of difference over the enactment of law
(d)He sends messages to the State Legislature on a Bill. pending before it

8.The Lt. Governor of a Union Territory –
(a) can issue an ordinance only after obtaining instruction from the President
(b) can issue ordinances on the recommendation of Legislative Assembly, if any
(c) can issue ordinances of his own discretion
(d) cannot issue any ordinance

9.The Constitution seeks to protect the interests of the Anglo-Indian community by: 
(a) reserving seats for them in the defence forces
(b) reserving seats for them in the services as well as legislatures
(c) reserving seats for them in the Indian Army
(d) authorizing the President to nominate two members of the community in the Lok Sabha

10.The tribal areas in the states of Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura and Mizoram are separately dealt with the provisions for their administration are to be found in which of the following schedules of the Indian Constitution? 
(a) 5th Schedule
(b) 2nd Schedule
(c) 3rd Schedule
(d) 6th Schedule

11.Who decides allotment of symbols to Political Parties—
(a) Political Party leader
(b) Political Party Governing Committees
(c) Election Committee of Political Party
(d) Election Commission

12.In Financial Emergency, salaries and allowances of which groups get reduction—
(a) Central Government Employees
(b) Judges of the Supreme Court and High Courts
(c) A & B
(d) None of the above

13.After declaration of financial emergency by the President, what is the period of operation without approval by the Parliament—
(a) Three Months
(b) Four Months
(c) Two Months
(d) One Month

14.Constitutionally, who has the power to make a law on the subject mentionable in the Union List—
(a) Lok Sabha
(b) Parliament
(c) Rajya Sabha
(d) Legislative Council

15.  The power of the Supreme Court of India to decide disputes between the Centre and the States falls under its –
(a) Advisory jurisdiction
(b) Appellate jurisdiction
(c) Original jurisdiction
(d) Constitutional jurisdiction

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