Indian Polity & Governance in Constitution 1

Indian Polity & Governance in Constitution (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

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1. Which one of the following amendments to the Indian Constitution empowers the President to send back any matter for reconsideration by the Council of Ministers? [2002]

 
 
 
 

2. The Ninth Schedule to the Indian Constitution was added by: [2003]

 
 
 
 

3. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: [2001]
A. Article 54
B. Article 75
C. Article 155
D. Article 164
List II (Content)
1. Election of the President of India
2. Appointment of the Prime Minister
3. Appointment of the Governor of a State
4. Appointment of the Chief Minister and Council of Ministers of a State
5. Composition of Legislative Assemblies
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4. Consider the following statements: [2003]
1. The joint sitting of the two houses of the Parliament in India is sanctioned under Article 108 of the Constitution
2. The first joint sitting of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha was held in the year 1961
3. The second joint sitting of the two Houses of Indian Parliament was held to pass the Banking Service Commission (Repeal) Bill
Which of these statements is correct?

 
 
 
 

5. 93rd Constitution Amendment deals with the: [2002]

 
 
 
 

6. Match List I (Article of Indian Constitution) with List II (Provisions) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: [2002]
List I (Article of Indian Constitution)
A. Article 16(2)
B. Article 29 (2)
C. Article 30 (I)
D. Article 31(1)
List II (Provisions)
1. No person shall be deprived of his property save by the authority of law
2. No person can be discriminated against in the matter of public appointment on the ground of race, religious or caste
3. All minorities whether based on religion or language shall have to establish and administer educational institutions of their choice
4. No citizen shall be denied admission into any educational institution maintained by the State, or receiving State aid, on grounds of religion, race, caste, language or any of them
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7. Under which Article of the Indian President make a reference to the Supreme Court to seek the Court’s opinion on the Constitutional validity of the Election Commission’s decision on deferring the Gujarat Assembly Elections (in the year 2002) ? [2003]

 
 
 
 

8. With reference to Indian Polity, which one of the following statements is correct?

 
 
 
 

9. The term of the Lok Sabha: [2002]

 
 
 
 

10. Under which Article of the Indian Constitution did the President give his asset to the ordinance on electoral reforms when it was sent back to him by the Union Cabinet without making any changes (in the year 2002) ? [2003]

 
 
 
 

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