Indian Polity Questions and answer / Indian Polity Question Bank / Part 3

 1. Supreme Court has made Right to Free Education as the part of which among the following rights?

A. Right to life

B. Right against Exploitation

C. Right to freedom of speech and expression

D. Cultural and Educational Rights

Ans: A

2. For how long, a joint sitting of both the houses of Parliament may be convened to consider a bill which was passed by one house and pending in another house?

A. 3 Months

B. 6 Months

C 9 Months

D. 12 Months

 Answer: B

3) What is the tenure of individual Rajya Sabha members?

A 3 years

B.4 years

C.5 years

D. 6 year

Ans: D

4) Which part of the Indian constitution deals with Trade, Commerce and Inter Course within the territories of India?

A. Part XII

B. Part XIII

C.Part XIV

D. Part XV

 Answer: B

5) Who was the first Chief election commissioner of India ?

A. KVK Sundaram

B.SP Sen Verma

C.Sukumar Sen


 Answer: C

6) Which among the following state does not have a bicameral legislature?

A. Maharastra

B. Bihar

C.West Bengal

D. Andhra Pradesh

 Answer: C

7) JVP committee which was constituted in 1948-49 was related to which of the following ?

A. Industrialization of India

B. Formation of new states on linguistic basis

C. National language of India

D. Reservation for SC & STS

Answer: B

8) Who among the following past presidents of India never served as a Chief Minister of a state in India?

A. Giani Jail Singh

B. Neelam Sanjiva Reddy

C. Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma

D. Dr, Zakir Hussain

 Answer: D

9) Which among the following presidents of India represented India in UNESCO once in his lifetime?

A. Dr. Shankar Dayal Sharma

B. Dr. Rajendra Prasad

C. Dr. S Radhakrishnan

D. Giani Jail Singh

Answer: C

10)  Which of the following acts later led to creation of Zonal councils?

A. Government of India Act 1935

B.Indian Independence Act 1947

C. People’s Representation Act 1950

D.States Reorganization Act 1956

 Answer: D

11) Which of the following parts of Indian constitution has only one article?

A. Part XVII


C. Part XIX

D. Part XX

Answer: D

12) Who among the following was the chairman of the Special Committee to examine the Draft Constitution of India ?


B. Sir Alladi Krishnaswami Ayyer C.Sardar Patel

D. Sardar Balvant Singh

Answer: B

13) Via which among the following amendments of the Constitution of India, Delhi was designated as National Capital Territory (NCT)?

A. 63rd Amendment Act 

B. 69th Amendment Act

C. 74th Amendment Act

D. 76th Amendment Act

Answer: B

14) Which among the following document is presented in the parliament as per mandate of Article 112?

A. Annual Financial Statement

B. Demands for Grants

C. Appropriation Bill

D. Finance Bill

Answer: A

15) The power to declare an area as “Scheduled Area” lies with the:

A. Ministry of Tribal Affairs

B. Legislative Assembly of a state

C. Parliament

D. President

 Answer: D

16) Which of the following became the first member country of United Nation to leave international criminal court?

A. Yemen 

B. Lebanon

C. Burundi

D.North Korea

Answer: C

17) Who among the following had voiced for a demand for Constituent Assembly based on adult Franchise?

A. K Kamraj

B. Dr. Rajendra Prasad

C. Sardar Patel

D. C Rajgopalachari

 Answer: D

18) The principle of dyarchy was introduced in India by British government through which act?

A. Indian Councils Act, 1861 

B. Indian Councils Act, 1892 

C. Indian Councils Act, 1909 

D. Government of India Act, 1919

Answer: D

19) Which Schedule of Indian Constitution mentions about the division of power between the Union and the States?

A. 6th Schedule

B. 7th Schedule

C. 8th Schedule

D. 9th Schedule

Answer: B

20) Which of the following features of the Indian Constitution is not borrowed from Canadian Constitution?

A. Federation with a strong Centre

B. Residuary powers with the Centre

C. Advisory Jurisdiction of Supreme Court

D. Impeachment of the President

Answer: D

Post a Comment