UPSC Indian Polity Previous Years Questions Quiz16

1. Consider the following functionaries: [2000]
1. Cabinet Secretary
2. Chief Election Commissioner
3. Union Cabinet Minister
4. Chief Justice of India
Their correct sequence in the Order of Precedence is:


2. Assertion : The Central Rural Sanitation Programme was launched in 1986 to improve the quality of life of rural people in India. Reason (R) : Rural sanitation is a subject in the Concurrent List in the Constitution of India. In the context of above two statements, which one of the following is correct? [2004]


3. Which one of the following was not proposed by the 73rd Constitutional Amendment in the area of Panchayati Raj? [1997]


4. 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]


5. The Constitution of India recognises: [1999]


6. Which one among the following commission was set up in pursuance of a definite provision under an Article of the Constitution of India? [2006]


7. Which of the following are envisaged by the Right against Exploitation in the Constitution of India? [2017-I] 1. Prohibition of traffic in human beings and forced labour 2. Abolition of untouchability 3. Protection of the interests of minorities 4. Prohibition of employment of children in factories and mines Select the correct answer using the code given below:


8. Consider the following statements: [2005] 1. The Constitution of India has 20 parts. 2. There are 390 Articles in the Constitution of India in all. 3. Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh and Twelfth Schedules were added to the Constitution of India by the Constitution (Amendment) Acts. Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


9. Consider the following statements : Attorney General of India can [2013 – I] 1. take part in the proceedings of the Lok Sabha 2. be a member of a committee of the Lok Sabha 3. speak in the Lok Sabha 4. vote in the Lok Sabha Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


10. Consider the following statements: [2006] 1. Free and compulsory education to the children of 6-14 years age-group by the State by the seventysixth Amendment to the Constitution of India. 2. Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan seeks to provide computer education even in rural areas. 3. Education was included in the Concurrent List by the Forty-second Amendment, 1976 to the Constitution of India’. Which of the statements given above are correct?


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