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.Who holds the power to increase the number of judges in the Supreme Court

(a) Prime Minister
(b) President
(c) Parliament
(d) Ministry of law 

Q2.A national emergency remains in operation, with the approval of the Parliament, for
(a) A maximum period of three years
(b) A maximum period of one year
(c) A maximum period of six months
(d) An indefinite period
Q3.Members of the UPSC can be removed from office before the expiry of their term by
(a) the Prime Minister
(b) the Chairman of the UPSC
(c) the President on the recommendation of the Supreme Court
(d) the President on the recommendation of the Parliament
Q4.The Lok Sabha can be dissolved before the expiry of its term by
(a) the President at his discretion
(b) the President on the advice of the Prime Minister
(c) the Prime Minister in consultation with the Speaker
(d) none of the above
Q5.Judicial Review is dealt with, under Article ?
(a) 17
(b) 10
(c) 12
(d) 13
Q6.Which of the following writs literally means ‘you may have the body’?
(a) Habeas Corpus                          
(b) Mandamus
(c) Quo Warranto                           
(d) Certiorari
Q7.The amendment procedure of the Indian Constitution has been modelled on the constitutional pattern of
(a)South Africa
Q8.Rajya Sabha can delay the money bill sent for its consideration by the Lok Sabha for a maximum period of –
(a) One year                  
(b) One month
(c) Fourteen days          
(d) Seven days
Q9. The words ‘Unity of the nation’ have been changed to ‘Unity and integrity of the nation’ by which Amendment  act ?
(a) 42nd Amendment act
(b) 44th Amendment act
(c) 38th Amendment act
(d) 1st Amendment act
Q10.The titles and special privileges of the former rulers of the princely states were abolished by
(a)the 24th Amendment
(b)the 26th Amendment
(c)the 42nd Amendment
(d)None of the these
Q11.Which of the following parliamentary committee scrutinises the report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India?
(a) the Estimates Committee
(b) the Public Accounts Committee
(c) the Committee on Public Undertakings
(d) all the above
Q12.On what basis, Election to Lok Sabha and State Legislature shall be conducted—
(a) Adult Suffrage
(b) Indirect Election
(c) Direct Election
(d) None of the above
Q13.Which of the following statements are correct?
1. The President can send messages to the Parliament
2. The President can dissolve the Lok Sabha
3. The President can summon each House of the Parliament
4. The President is not a part of the Parliament
(a) 1, 3, 4
(b) 1, 4
(c) 1, 2, 3, 4
(d) 1, 2, 3
Q14.The Fundamental duties were added to the Constitution :
(a) to make the fundamental rights more effective
(b) to check anti-national, subversive and unconstitutional agitations
(c) to accord priority to the directive principles over fundamental rights
(d) to achieve all the above objectives
Q15.The President of India can nominate ___members in Lok Sabha and __ members in Rajya Sabha.
(a)12, 2
(b)2, 12
(c)2, 10

(d)10, 2

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