List of Important GK Questions from Indian Constitution and Polity Set-7

Indian Constitution and Polity
List of Important GK Questions from Indian Constitution and Polity Set-7:
The List of Important General Awareness Questions from Indian Constitution and Polity was given here below. Candidates those who are preparing for SSC CGL Exams can use this.


1).Which one of the following is NOT a fundamental duty?
a)    To respect the National Anthem
b)    To safeguard public property
c)    To protect monuments and places of national importance
d)    To protect and improve the natural environment



2).Which of the following statements is correct?
a)    Economic and Social planning is in the Union List   
b)    Union Territories are represented in the Lok Sabha but not in the Rajya Sabha
c)    Protection of wind animals and birds is in the State list  
d)    Dogri is included in the English Schedule of the Constitution  



3).Which of the following is/are among the Directive Principles of State Policy?
1. The State shall strive to promote science and technology for development
2. The State shall endeavour t osecure for citizens a uniform civil code throughout India
3. The State shall try to develop population policy and family planning programmes
4. The State shall take steps to promote tourism
Select the correct answer from the code given below:
a)    1 and 3   
b)    2 and 4
c)    2 only
d)    1, 2, 3 and 4



4).Which of the following pairs is not correctly matched?
a)    Protection of childhood and youth from exploitation – Article 39
b)    Right to work, to education and to public assistance in certain cases – Article 41
c)    Provisions for free and compulsory education for children below 14 years- Article 45
d)    Protection of monuments and places of national importance- Article 48A



5).The Impeachment of the President of India can be initiated in_______.
a)    Either House of Parliament
b)    In a Joint sitting of both Houses of Parliament  
c)    The Lok Sabha alone  
d)    The Rajya Sabha Alone



6).The Rajya Sabha has equal powers with the Lok Sabha
a)      In the matter of creating New All India Service
b)    In amending the Constitution  
c)    In the removal of Governments  
d)    In making cut motions



7).Which is the correct sequence of the following?
            1. Scheduled Caste order
            2. Untouchchability Offence Act
            3. Protection of Civil Rights Act
            4. Communal order of Government of Madras
Select the correct answer from the code given below:
a)    3, 4, 1 and 2
b)    4, 1, 2 and 3  
c)    1, 2, 3 and 4  
d)     2, 3, 4, and 1



8).Which of the following statement regarding the residuary powers of legislation is correct in the context of India?
1. The Lok Sabha has exclusive power to make law on any matter not enumerated in the Concurrent List
2. The Residuary power of legislation is laid down in Article 248 of the Constitution
3. Residuary powers include that power of imposing taxes not mentioned in any of the three lists
4. Article 248 of the Constitution provides for, among other things, the power to establish additional courts
Select the correct answer from the code given below:
a)     1 and 2
b)     1 and 3
c)    2 and 4
d)    2 and 3



9).Which of the following is correct regarding the procedure of passing of Bills in Parliament?
a)    A Bill pending in Parliament shall not lapse because of prorogation of two House of Parliament   
b)    A Bill pending in the Lok Sabha and passed by the Rajya Sabha shall not lapse on the dissolution of the Lok Sabha
c)    A Bill pending in the Rajya Sabha which has not been passed by Lok Sabha shall lapse on the dissolution of the Lok Sabha
d)     A Bill pending in the Rajya Sabha which has been passed by Lok Sabha shall lapse on the dissolution of the Lok Sabha



10).Which of the following is constitutionally obligatory on the part of Prime Minister of India?
a)    As the President is the Supreme Commander of the defence force, the Prime Minister has  to take all major decisions regarding defence only after prior approval by the President
b)    The Prime Minister has to communicate to the President all decisions of the proposals of administration
c)    As the Ministers are appointed by the President by Presidential discretion in the allocation of business among Ministers
d)    The Prime Minister, if he happens to be a leader of a party not having the required majority should prove majority with in the period stipulated by the President