Polity Test 01 : Every Thursday

Date: May 05, 2016

Q1 Consider the following statements:

  1. The Estimates committee of Parliament lacks the expert assistance of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India which is available to the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament.
  2. All the Ministers/ Departments of the Union Government are not taken up for examination every year by the Estimates committee , but only a few of them are selected for this purpose ever ear by the Estimates committee, but only of them are selected for this purpose.

Which of the statements given is /are correct?

(a)Only 1   (b) Only 2    (c) Both 1 and 2    (d) Neither 1 nor 2                                                                                                                         

Q2  Assertion (A): The President of India causes ever recommendation made by the Finance Commission under the provisions of the Constitution of India to be laid before the Lok Sabha only.

         Reason (R): The Finance Commission is a body set up under the provisions of the Constitution of India.

Codes: Both A and R are individually true and R is the correct explanation of A

      (b) Both A and R are individually true but R is not the correct explanation of A

      (c) A is true but R is false

      (d) A is false but R is true                                                                                

Q3 What is he purpose of issue of Mandamus?

   (a)Directing an official for the performance of a duty

  (b) Release of an illegally detained person

  (c) Transferring of a case from an inferior court to a court of hgher jurisdiction

  (d)Calling upon one to show as to by what authority he holds or claims a franchise or office   

Q4  At the time of becoming the Prime Minister of our country one.

         (a) Must be a member of one of the Houses of the Parliament. If not, must become a member of one of the Houses within six months.

        (b)Ned not necessarily be a member of one of the Houses of Parliament but must get elected as a member of Lok Sabha within six months

        (c)Must be a member of one of the House of Parliament prior to appointment

       (d) Must be a member of Rajya Sabha                           

Q5 In Which one of the following States, is unified personnel system operating in municipal corporations?

   (a)Andhra Pradesh    (b) West Bengal    (c) Gujarat     (d) Kerala                                        

Q6  What is the correct chronological sequence of the following events?

  1. Monatagu- Chelmsford Reforms
  2. Inauguration of Provincial Autonomy
  3. Morle – Minto Reform Bill

Cods:

(a)1-2-3           (b)2-3-1               (c)3-2-1                        (d) 3-1-2                                        

Q7 Which of the following are not the function of Union Public Service Commission?

  1. Disciplinary matters relating to Union civil servants.
  2. Matters referred to under Article 335 may be given effect.
  3. Manner in Which Article 335 may be given effect.
  4. Principles to be followed in making appointment union civil servants.

Codes:  (a) 1 and 2 (b)1 and 3   (c)2 and 3   (d) 2 and 4    

Q8. Which of the following statements is/ are not violative of the principle of federalism in India?

  1. The President takes over administration of states under the emergency provisions.
  2. The Parliament has exclusive power any law with respect to any matter not enumerated in any of the three lists.

Select the correct answer using the given below:

(a)Only 1     (b)Only 2    (c)Both 1 and 2    (d) Neither 1 nor 2                                        

Q9 Consider the following statements:

  1. Report of the Administrative Reforms Commission recommended the establishment of Lokpal and Lokayukta institutions.
  2. Lokpal is conceived as the highest institution in India to investigate corruption at higher places in Govrnment.

Which of the statements given is /are correct?

(a)Only 1   (b)Only 2    (c)Both 1 and 2    (d) Neither 1 nor 2                                                                                                                           

Q 10- The most important device of supplying power to the judiciary to invalidate a statue in India is provided by:

(a)The Directive Principles of State policy

(b)The Fundamental Rights

(c)Article 350 and 351

(d) Prerogative Writs    

 

                                    

                             


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