Polity Quiz for SSC CGL 2016

1.A Financial Emergency can be declared by applying :
(a) Article 360
(b) Article 361
(c) Article 370
(d) Article 371

2.How many types of emergencies are envisaged by the Constitution ?

(a) 1
(b) 2
(c) 3
(d) 4
3.In India, within how many periods, has the proclamation of emergency to be approved by both Houses of the Parliament ?
(a) 14 days
(b) 1 month
(c) 3 months
(d) 6 months

4.Which one of the following Articles of the Constitution of India has provision for the President to proclaim emergency ?
(a) Article 352
(b) Article 355
(c) Article 356
(d) Article 360 

5.The national emergency as Article 352 of the Indian Constitution provides, may be proclaimed under which of the following circumstances :
(a)failure of constitutional machinery
(b)external aggression
(c)internal disturbance
(d)war, external aggression or internal disturbance

6.How many times has Financial Emergency been declared in India so far ?
(a) Once
(b) 4 times
(c) 5 times
 (d) Never

7.Under which of the following circumstance, can the President declare an emergency ?
1.External aggression
2.Internal disturbances
3.Failure of the Constitutional machinery in States
4.Financial Crisis
Choose the correct answer from the code given below :
(a) 1, 2 and 3 (b) 1, 3 and 4
(c) 2, 3 and 4 (d) 1, 2 and 4

8.Which one of the following can not be suspended or restricted even during national emergency ?
(a)Right to reside and settle in any part of the country
(b)Right to life and personal liberty right
(c)Right to move freely throughout the territory of India
(d)Right to carry on any profession or business 

9.How many times did the President of India declare National Emergency so far ?
(a) Never
(b) Only once
(c) only twice
(d) Thrice

10.Which Indian State came under President’s rule for the maximum number of times ?
(a) Punjab
(b) Himachal Pradesh
(c) Kerala
(d) Karnataka

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