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. Consider the following statements
1. The Constitution as originally adopted had 22 Parts, 395 Articles and 12 Schedules.
2. A chapter on Fundamental Duties did not find a place in the original Constitution.
(a) Only 1
(b) Only 2
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2 

Q2. Which one of the following determines that the Indian Constitution is federal ?
(a) A written and rigid Constitution
(b) An independent Judiciary
(c) Vesting of Residuary Power with the Centre
(d) Distribution of power between the Centre and the States
Q3. The Ninth Schedule to the Indian Constitution was added by
(a) First Amendment
(b) Eighth Amendment
(c) Ninth Amendment
(d) Forty Second Amendment
Q4. The first definite step to provide parliamentary control over East India Company was taken by
(a) the Regulating Act, 1773
(b) the Pitt’s India Act, 1793
(c) the Charter Act, 1793
(d) the Charter Act, 1813
Q5. Which of the following is not correct matched ?
Parts : Deals with
(a) I : Union and its Territory
(b) XX : Amendment
(c) XVII : Emergency
(d) IX :  Panchyats
Q6. In the absence of the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker, who presides over the deliberations of the Lok Sabha?
(a) Prime Minister
(b) Home Minister
(c) Oldest member of the House
(d) One of the members of the House out of a panel of six persons nominated by the Speaker
Q7. Constitution Amendment Bill passed by-
(a)special majority by both houses
(b)Simple majority by both houses
(c) must be passed by each house of the Indian Parliamentary separately by special majority
(d) must be passed by each house of the Indian Parliamentary separately by ordinary majority
Q8. Original Jurisdiction is for
(a) Disputes arising out of any treaty, agreement
(b) Reversed the order
(c) Between the Government of India and one or more states
(d)The power of reviewing and revising the orders of lower courts and tribunals by the Supreme Court
Q9. Which of the following exercised the most profound influence in framing the Indian Constitution?
(a) British Constitution
(b) U.S. Constitution
(c) Irish Constitution
(d) The Government of India Act, 1935
Q10. In which article of the Constitution of India has the Joint Sitting of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha been provided?
(a) Article 101
(b) Article 108
(c) Article 133
(d) Article 102
Q11.which Articles of the Constitution are relevant to analyse the Constitutional provisions that deal the relationship of the President with the Council of Ministers ?
(a) Articles 71, 75 and 78
(b) Articles 74,75 and 78
(c) Articles 73,74 and 78
(d) Articles 73,75 and 78
Q12.In presidential election the deposit is liable to be forfeited in case the candidate fails to secure …… of the votes polled.
(a) one-fourth
(b) one-third
(c) one-sixth
(d) one-fifth
Q13.Election to the office of the President is conducted by
(a) The Speaker of the Lok Sabha
(b) The Prime Minister’s Office
(c) The Minister for Parliamentary Affairs
(d) The Election Commission of India
Q14.All doubts and disputes in connection with election of the president are inquired into and decided by the?
(a) Election commission of India
(b) High court of Delhi
(c) Supreme court
(d) Special court
Q15. The Union Ministers hold office during the pleasure of
(a) The President
(b) The Prime Minister
(c) The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of India
(d) The Speaker of the Lok Sabha

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