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  1. That the prime minister acts as a channel of communication between the president and the council of ministers is provided by


  1. Convention
  2. Statue
  3. Artie78
  4. Article 75


  1. The prime minister is


  1. Elected by Lok Sabha
  2. Elected by parliament
  3. Appointed by president
  4. Nominated by the party enjoying majority in Lok Sabha


  1. Under article 78 of the constitution president has the right to


  1. Seek information from the prime minister
  2. Seek information from the council of minister
  3. Be informed of the policies of the government
  4. Impose president’s rule in a state


  1. Te zonal councils which aim at ensuring co-operation amongst various states are?


  1. Created by states Reorganisation act 1956
  2. Provided in the constitution
  3. Created by the 42nd amendment during the emergency
  4. None of the above


  1. The union government can set up inter-state council to :


  1. Settle disputes between various states or between a state and the center
  2. Co-ordinate the planning activates of the various states
  3. Divide the revenues between the center and the states
  4. None of these


  1. Union Government has approved percentage of reservation for women in local Government elections


  1. 55%
  2. 40%
  3. 45%
  4. 50%


  1. The finance commission is appointed after every


  1. 2years
  2. 5 years
  3. 7 years
  4. 10 years


  1. The qualifications for the chairman and other members of the finance commission?
  2. Are determined by the president
  3. Have been laid down in the constitution
  4. Are determined by the president in constitution
  5. Are determined by the parliament


  1. The constitution divides the financial resources of the country?
  2. In favour of the states
  3. In favour of the centre
  4. Equally between the centre and the states
  5. None of the above


  1. The candidate who gets elected is given a certificate by the:
  2. DM of the district
  3. Governor of the state
  4. Returning officer of that constituency
  5. Election commissioner


  1. Rajya sabha can take initiative in
  2. Censuring a minister
  3. Creating a new all India service
  4. Considering money bills
  5. Appointing judges


  1. Rajya Sabha has equal power with Lok Sabha?
  2. In the matter of creating new all India services
  3. In amending the constitution
  4. In the removal of government
  5. In making cut motions


  1. The quorum required in the Rajya Sabha is?
  2. 25
  3. 50
  4. 100
  5. 126


  1. The chairman of Rajya Sabha is elected by?
  2. Elected members of Rajya Sabha
  3. All members of Rajya Sabha
  4. Elected members of Parliament
  5. All members of parliament


  1. Money from the consolidated fund of India can be withdrawn only after?
  2. The appropriation act has been passed by the parliament
  3. The approval of the president
  4. The appropriation bill is introduced in the parliament
  5. The prior approval of the comptroller and auditor general


  1. The committees of parliament are created
  2. To ensure speedy enactment of the laws
  3. To ensure detailed examination of laws before they are considered by the parliament
  4. To provide expertise for the consideration of laws which are highly technical and complex.
  5. All of the above


  1. Which of the following is not one of the three standing joint committees of the two houses?
  2. Committee on offices of profit
  3. Committee on government assurances
  4. Committee on salaries and allowances of member of parliament
  5. Committee on welfare of scheduled castes and scheduled castes and scheduled tribes


  1. The estimates committee of the Lok Sabha has a life of;
  2. 5years
  3. 4. years
  4. 6years
  5. 1year


  1. Which of the following is concerned with the regularity and economy of expenditure of government?
  2. Public accounts committee
  3. Estimates committee
  4. Business advisory committee
  5. Committee on offices on profit


  1. Whose function is it to see that no money is spent out of the consolidated fund of state without the authority of the legislature?
  2. C.A.G.
  3. Finance commission
  4. Public Accounts Committee
  5. None of the above


  1. The comptroller and auditor general of India has been described as the friend, philosopher and guide of:


  1. All the parliamentary committees
  2. The public accounts committee
  3. The estimates committee
  4. The rules committee


  1. Who is considered the guardian of the public purse?


  1. Parliament
  2. Comptroller and auditor general
  3. Public accounts committee
  4. The president


  1. The fundamental rights ensure protection of the:


  1. Country’s security
  2. Citizen against aliens
  3. Individuals against arbitrary rules
  4. Individuals against exploitation of traders



  1. At present, there are………….freedoms under article 19?


  1. 7
  2. 6
  3. 8
  4. 10


  1. Which part of our constitution contains emergency provisions?


  1. Part -XV
  2. Part -XV1
  3. Part -XV11
  4. Part -XV111


  1. Which of the following amendment act provided that the “proclamation of emergency” comes under the purview of judicial review?


  1. 40th Amendment act _1974
  2. 42nd amendment act_1976
  3. 44th amendment act _1978
  4. 46th amendment act _1980


  1. In case of an emergency declared under article 356, the president may assume to himself the function of


  1. The executive of the state
  2. The legislature of the state
  3. The judiciary of the state
  4. All of the above



  1. Which of the following articles has been termed by the chairman of the drafting committee, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar as a ‘dead_letter”?


  1. Article_352
  2. Article _356
  3. Article _360
  4. All of the above





  1. In India the power of judicial review is enjoyed by:


  1. The supreme court alone
  2. The Supreme Court as well as high courts
  3. The High Courts alone
  4. All the courts


  1. Prior to the constitution, the highest court of criminal appeal was:


  1. Supreme Court
  2. High court
  3. Federal court
  4. Subordinate court


  1. The jurisdiction of the state high court can be extended by:


  1. Parliament though law
  2. Government of the state
  3. The president
  4. Chief justice of India


  1. Chief justice of Supreme Court appoints the officers and servants of the court in consultation with:


  1. U.P.S.C
  2. President
  3. Prime Minister
  4. Cabinet Secretariat


  1. The Lt. Governor of a union territory.


  1. Can issue an ordinance only after obtaining instructions from the president
  2. Can issue ordinances on the recommendation of the legislative assembly
  3. Can issue ordinances on his own discretion
  4. Cannot issue any ordinance


  1. Representatives of union territories in Lokh Sabha are chosen by


  1. Direct election
  2. Indirect election
  3. Nomination
  4. All the above means


  1. When a state legislature is dissolved the law making power vests with the
  2. State Government
  3. Chief justice of India
  4. Union parliament
  5. President of India


  1. No money bill can be introduced in the Legislative Assembly without the prior recommendation of the
  2. Speaker
  3. Governor
  4. Chief Minister
  5. Finance Minister


  1. The governor of a state nominates to the legislative council?
  2. 1/8th of its member
  3. 1/10th of its members
  4. 1/6th of its members
  5. 1/5th of its members


  1. Judicial review in India is based on
  2. Procedure established by law
  3. Due process of law
  4. Rule of law
  5. Precedents and conventions


  1. The term of the legislative assembly can be extended to the;
  2. Governor
  3. President
  4. Chief Minister
  5. Parliament by law for a period of the year at the time during the emergency


  1. According to the constitution, the upper house of the state legislative can be created or abolished by;
  2. The state legislative assembly
  3. The parliament of India
  4. The governor of the state
  5. A president order


  1. The membership of a state legislative assembly generally ranges between;
  2. 60 and 500
  3. 250 and 500
  4. 100.and 200
  5. 70and 100


  1. Who is the chairman of legislative council?
  2. Governor of the state
  3. Speaker of the legislative assembly
  4. Deputy speaker of the legislative assembly
  5. A member chosen as chairman


  1. The strength of the council of ministers is:


  1. Fixed by the constitution
  2. Fixed by the parliament
  3. Determined by the governor
  4. Determined by all chief ministers


  1. The ordinances issued by the governor are subject to approval by:


  1. The president
  2. The chief minister
  3. The state legislature
  4. None of this


  1. Who can nominate one representative of the Anglo Indian community to the state legislative assembly?


  1. The president
  2. The speaker of the state legislative
  3. The governor
  4. The chief minister


  1. The salary of the governor is charged on


  1. The consolidated fund of India
  2. The consolidated fund of the state
  3. The contingency fund of India
  4. None of the above


  1. The salaries and allowances of ministers in the state are governed by the laws made by:


  1. Parliament
  2. State legislature
  3. President
  4. Governor


  1. In case of panchayats the reservation provided to the S.C. and S.T. community will be:


  1. 17% and 5. 5%respectively
  2. 22. 5%
  3. Commensurate with the percentage of their population respectively
  4. None of the above



  1. What is the administrative law?


  1. The law passed by the government
  2. The ordinances issued by the president or the governor
  3. The rules and regulations framed by the executive
  4. The law relating to administration


  1. The ninth schedule


  1. Formed a part of the original constitution
  2. Was added to the constitution by the first amendment
  3. Was added to the constitution by the 24th amendment
  4. All the above.

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