General-Knowledge MCQ-Indian Polity Set-4

1.States Re-organisation Act created ___ states and ___ Union Territories.

  1. 14; 7
  2. 14; 6
  3. 15; 7
  4. 15; 6

2. The Constitution bestows ____ citizenship on Indian citizens.

  1. Single
  2. dual
  3. Federal
  4. Three

3. Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas coincides with:

  1. Gandhiji’s becoming a lawyer in South Africa
  2. Gandhiji’s return from South Africa
  3. Beginning of civil disobedience movement
  4. India’s proclamation as a republic

4. When was the first session of lok sabha held

  1. 15th August,1950
  2. 15th August,1952
  3. 13th May,1952
  4. 12th January,1953

5. Who the first speaker of lok sabha

  1. GV Mavlankar
  2. MA Ayyangar
  3. Rajendra Prasad
  4. None of the Above

6. Who can remove  the Vice-President from his office ?

  1. President
  2. Prime minister
  3. Parliament
  4. Legislative assemblies of the state

7. The term of office of the Vice-president is as follows?

  1. 6 years
  2. 4 years
  3. 7 years
  4. 5 years

8. Which of the following proved to be the most short lived of all the British constitutional experiments in India?

  1. Government of India Act, 1919
  2. Indian Council Act, 1909
  3. Pitt’s India Act, 1784
  4. Government of India Act, 1935

9. Which one of the following Acts formally introduced the principles of elections for the first time?

  1. Indian Councils Act, 1909
  2. Government of India Act, 1919
  3. Government of India Act, 1935
  4. Indian Independence Act, 1947

10. Which of the following features do not contribute to making the Indian Constitution the bulkiest in the world?

I. Various types of emergencies are considered in detail.

II.It codifies the rights and privileges of the members of Parliament and State Legislatures.

III. It enumerates all types of Indian citizenship and how it can be terminated.

IV. It contains not only a list of fundamental rights but also the restrictions to be placed on them.

  1. I and II
  2. I and IV
  3. II and III
  4. II, III and IV

11. Which of the following statements is/are not correct about the Objectives Resolution?

I It was moved by Jawaharlal Nehru in the Constituent Assembly.

II It called for just rights for minorities.

III. It formed the basis for the chapter on Fundamental Rights.

IV It called for the establishment of a socialist and secular polity.

  1. I and II
  2. I, II and III
  3. III and IV
  4. Only III

12. The first State to become bifurcated after independence was:

  1. Madras
  2. Bombay
  3. Punjab
  4. Assam

13. When was the Madras State renamed Tamil 

  1. 1969
  2. 1970
  3. 1968
  4. 1971

14. Which of the following did India acquire from 

  1. Yanam
  2. Mahe
  3. Karaikal
  4. All of these

15. Which one of the following is not administered by a Lieutenant 

  1. Delhi
  2. Puducherry
  3. Chandigarh
  4. Andaman and Nicobar

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