UPSC Indian Polity Previous Years Questions Quiz15

1. In India, other than ensuring that public funds are used efficiently and for intended purpose, what is the importance of the office of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG)? [2012 – I] 1. CAG exercises exchequer control on behalf of the Parliament when the President of India declares national emergency/financial emergency. 2. CAG reports on the execution of projects or programmes by the ministries are discussed by the Public Accounts Committee. 3. Information from CAG reports can be used by investigating agencies to frame charges against those who have violated the law while managing public finances. 4. While dealing with the audit and accounting of government companies, CAG has certain judicial powers for prosecuting those who violate the law. Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


2. Which one of the following statements is correct? [2017-I]


3. Right to vote and to be elected in India is a[ 2017-I]


4. Which one of the following was not stipulated in the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act, 2003 ? [2010]


5. In the Indian Constitution, the Right to Equality is
granted by five Articles. They are: [2002]


6. Which of the following can be said to be essentially the parts of ‘Inclusive Governance’? [2012 – I] 1. Permitting the Non-Banking Financial Companies to do banking 2. Establishing effective District Planning Committees in all the districts 3. Increasing the government spending on public health 4. Strengthening the Mid-day Meal Scheme Select the correct answer using the codes given below :


7. The Consultative Committee of Members of Parliament for Railway Zones is constituted by the: [2002]


8. Which one of the following statements is NOT correct? [2003]


9. The main advantage of the parliamentary form of government is that [2017-I]


10. Which one of the following statements is correct? [2003]


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