Previous Year Indian Polity Questions For SSC CGL and MTS 2017

Dear Students, SSC CGL Pre 2017 Exam is scheduled tentatively in the month of AUGUST 2017. At SSC ADDA, We are providing quizzes and study notes for GA section, and we are also providing previous year questions.

Q1. Who among the following is the supreme commander of India’s armed forces?  
(a) Chief of the Army staff
(b) Defence Minister
(c) Prime Minister
(d) President of India

Q2. Right to freedom of Religion is guaranteed under the constitution in Articles?
(d) 21-28

Q3. Which of the following schedules of the Constitution contains provisions regarding anti-defection Act?
(a) Second Schedule
(b) Fifth Schedule
(c) Eighth Schedule
(d) Tenth Schedule

Q4. In which Article of the Constitution of India no child below the age of 14 years is to be employed to work in any factory or mine engaged in any other hazardous employment?
(a) Article 24
(b) Article 45
(c) Article 330
(d) Article 368

Q5. In the Indian Constitution, the Right to Equality is granted by five Articles. They are
(a) Article 16 to Article 20
(b) Article 15 to Article 19
(c) Article 14 to Article 18
(d) Article 13 to Article 17

Q6. Which one of the following rights was described by Dr. B. R. Ambedkar as the heart and soul of the Constitution?
(a) Right to Freedom of Religion
(b) Right to Property
(c) Right to Equality
(d) Right to Constitutional Remedies

Q7. Which one of the following Articles of the Directive Principles of State Policy deals with the promotion of international peace and security?
(a) 51
(b) 48 A
(c) 43 A
(d) 41

Q8. Which one of the following Constitutional Amendments state that the total number of ministers, including the Prime Minister in the Council of Ministers shall not exceed 15% of the total number of members of the House of the People?
(a) 90th 
(b) 91st 
(c) 92nd 
(d) 93rd 

Q9. The Constitution (88th Amendment) Act is related to:
(a) Empowering the centre to levy and appropriate service tax
(b) The Constitution of the National Judicial Commission
(c) Readjustment of electoral constituencies on basis of the Population Census 2001
(d) The demarcation of new boundaries between states

Q10. India is a republic because
(a) Its Head of the State is elected for a fixed period.
(b) There is a parliamentary rule.
(c) It is completely free.
(d) It prescribes democratic government.

Q11. Who was the first President of India?
(a) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
(b) Dr. S. Radhakrishna
(c) N Sanjeeva Reddy
(d) Mahatma Gandhi

Q12. The first Speaker of the Lok Sabha is
(a) S. Radhakrishan
(b) Sukumar Sen
(c) S. N. Sinha
(d) G. V. Mavlankar

Q13. According to our Constitution, the Rajya Sabha
(a) Is dissolved once in 2 years
(b) Is dissolved every 5 years
(c) Is dissolved every 6 years
(d) Is not subject to dissolution

Q14. The directive principles incorporated in the Indian Constitution have been inspired by the constitution of:
(a) USA
(b) Canada
(c) Ireland
(d) Australia

Q15. Which Article of the Indian Constitution deals with Election Commission?
(a) Article 360
(b) Article 324
(c) Article 352
(d) Article 356

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