Q3. The Constitution is declared to have been adopted and enacted by the
(a) Constituent Assembly
(b) People of India
(c) Indian Parliament
(d) British Parliament
Q4. The Constitution of India came into force on
(a) 15 Aug 1947
(b) 26 Jan 1950
(c) 26 Jan 1947
(d) 15 Aug 1950
Q5. The Constitution of India was adopted by the Constituent Assembly on
(a) 11 Dec 1946
(b) 15 Aug 1957
(c) 26 Nov 1950
(d) 26 Nov 1949
Q6. The greatest impact on the Constitution of India was left by
(a) Government of India Act, 1935
(b) Constitution of USA
(c) Constitution of UK
(d) Constitution of Canada
Q7. Which one of the following statements regarding the Preamble is correct?
(a) It is not enforceable in a court of law
(b) The Supreme Court has recently rules that it is not a part of the Constitution
(c) It has been amended twice
(d) All the above are correct
Q8. Who is regarded as the architect of the Indian Constitution?
(a) B. N. Rao
(b) Dr B. R. Ambedkar
(c) N. Gopalaswami Ayyangar
(d) Dr Rajendra Prasad
Q9. In which of the following federations, residuary power rests with the centre?
(a) India, Canada and Switzerland
(b) Canada, Australia and USA
(c) Canada, China and India
(d) USA, India and Australia
Q10. In which one of the following systems of government is bicameralism an essential feature?
(a) Presidential system
(b) Parliamentary system
(c) Federal system
(d) Unitary system
Q11. Which one among the following has the power to regulate the right of citizenship in India?
(a) The Union Cabinet
(b) The Parliament
(c) The Supreme Court
(d) The Law Commission
Q12. With what subjects do the Articles 5 to 11 of the Constitution of India deal?
(a) Indian Union and its territory
(c) Fundamental Duties
(d) Union Executives
Q13. In which part of the Constitution details of citizenship are mentioned?
(a) Part I
(b) Part II
(c) Part III
(d) Part IV
Q14. A person will lose his citizenship, if
(a) He voluntarily surrenders his citizenship
(b) The government withdraws his citizenship
(c) He voluntarily accepts citizenship of another country
(d) All of the above
Q15. Which of the following is correct regarding Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2015?
(a) The ordinance was promulgated in order to give PIOs benefits like lifelong visa and exemption from appearing before the local police station on every visit.
(b) The Bill though enacted in March 2015 is to be considered to have come into force on 6 January 2015.
(c) It brings OCT’s Parity with NRIs in financial, economic and educational fields except in the acquisition of agricultural or plantation properties.
(d) All of the above.