Previous Year Questions of Indian Polity For SSC CGL 2017

Hello readers, Here we provide you with an Indian polity Quiz as per the syllabus of SSC CGL TIER-I. Most of the questions are from previous years paper. This Quiz surely helps you to fetch more marks in final exams.

Q1. Although Union List, State List and Concurrent List cover the entire legislative business, yet there may be an item not mentioned anywhere. Who will legislate on that item ?
(a) Parliament only 
(b) State Legislature only
(c) Both ‘a’ and ‘b’ 
(d) Neither ‘a’ nor ‘b’

Q2.Article 340 of the Constitution of India provides for the appointment of a commission to investigate the conditions for the improvement of—
(a)Socially and educationally backward classes
(b)Socially and economically backward classes
(c)Educationally and economically backward classes
(d)Scheduled castes and scheduled tribes
Q3.In which part of the Constitution, details of citizenship are mentioned ?
(a) I
(b) II 
(c) III 
(d) IV
Q4.The Constitution of India does not clearly provide for the ‘Freedom of Press’ but this freedom is implicit in the Article—
(a) 19 (i) a 
(b) 19 (i) b
(c) 19 (i) c
(d) 19 (i) d
Q5. Which article of the Constitution of India deals with the Extent of laws made by Parliament and by the Legislatures of States?
(a) 13 
(b) 32 
(c) 245 
(d) 326
Q6. 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
Q7. Functions to be assigned to Panchayats by 73rd Amendment of the Constitution are mentioned in—
(a) Tenth Schedule 
(b) Eleventh Schedule
(c) Twelfth Schedule
(d) Nineth Schedule
Q8. Civil equality implies
A.Equality before Law
B.Equality of Opportunity
C.Equal Distribution of Wealth
D.Equal Right to participate in the affairs of the State
Q9. Which one of the following is the guardian of Fundamental Right?
C.Political parties
Q10. Under which Article of the Constitution of India can the Indian Parliament make laws under the Residuary powers?
(a) Article 248 
(b) Article 249
(c) Article 250 
(d) Article 251
Q11. The Finance Commission is constituted under Article…………. of the Constitution of India?
(a) 275  
(b) 280
(c) 282  
(d) None of these
Q12. Which Article of Indian Constitution enumerates Fundamental Duties of Indian Citizens?
(a) Article 50 A
(b) Article 50 B
(c) Article 51 A
(d) Article 51 B
Q13. The article of Indian Constitution related to abolition of untouchability is—
(a) Article 15
(b) Article 16
(c) Article 17
(d) Article 18
Q14. Which one of the following pairs is properly matched
Institutions                                           Articles
(a) Supreme Court of India                    318
(b) Election Commission of India           324
(c) Union Public Service Commission     332
(d) Attorney General                            351
Q15.Under which Article of the Indian Constitution can the President be impeached?
(a) Article 61
(b) Article 75
(c) Article 76
(d) Article 356


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