50 Indian Constitution Questions

Indian constitution questions
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1The Indian constitution was adopted on-

a) 26 January, 1950
b) 26 January, 1952
c) 31 November, 1949
d) 26 January, 1949

2The Indian constitution came into force on

a) 26 January 1952
b) 26 January, 1950
c) 15 August 1948
d) 31 November 1949

3Indian Constitution is made up of how many words?

a) 80000
b) 120000
c) 60000
d) 40000

4 Bicameral system is a feature of which of the following form of government

a) Federal system
b) President system
c) Parliamentary system
d) Unitary system

5 Indian Constitution is-

a) Unitary
b) Federal
c) Quasi Federal
d) Presidential

6 Which of the following act suggested the post of Comptroller and Auditor General?

a) Act of 1947
b) Act of 1935
c) Act of 1909
d) Act of 1919

7Which of the following is not mentioned in The Preamble of our constitution

a) Fraternity/
b) Equality of dignity
c) Adult suffrage
d) Justice

8Which of the following languages were added in 8th schedule later-?

a) Sanskrit, Sindhi, Konkani, Manipuri
b) Sindhi, Konkani, Manipuri,

c) Vitamin DEnglish, Sindhi, Marathi, Sanskrit
d) Marathi, Oriya, Konkani, Nepali

9Which Schedule contains provisions regarding allocation of seas in Rajya Sabha?

a) Fifth Schedule
b) Fourth Schedule
c)Ninth Schedule
d) Eleventh Schedule

10In which of the following state matter, the center can formulate any law with prior discussion with the state

a) Rajasthan
b) Assam
c) Jammu and Kashmir
d) Kerala

11What kind of right is “Right to vote”

a) Natural right
b) Political right
c) Civil right
d) Human Right

12According to the Indian constitution, which of the following is a Constitutional Body

a) National Development Council
b) Finance Commission
c) Planning Commission
d) None of these

13How many years after a Finance Commission is constituted by the President-

a) 4 years
b) 5 years
c) 6 years
d) None of these

14The First Finance Commission was constituted in-

a) 1952
b) 1951
c) 1955
d) 1954

15Who is the Chairman of the National Integration Council-

a) Finance Minister
b) Prime Minister
c) Home Minister
d) President of India

16Which of the following body was not set up b constitutional provisions-

a) Finance Commission
b) Planning Commission
c) Union Public Service Commission
d) Election Commission

17Planning Commission of India was

a) A Statutory Body
b) A Non-Constitutional Body
c) A Free and Autonomous Body
d) A Statutory Body

18When was the Planning Commission set up-

a) 1951
b) 1950
c) 1952
d) 1949

19The term of members of Union Commission is

a) 5 years or up to the age of 60
b) 6 years or up to the age of 65
c) 3 years or up to the age of 58
d) 6 years

Most important

20Any member of Union Public Service Commission can be removed by

a) Prime Minister
b) President
c) Chief Justice of Supreme Court
d) Chairman of UPSC

21Under which of the following article the Election Commission was established-

a) Article – 353
b) Article – 324
c) Article – 354
d) Article – 356

22In which year, the Anti-Defection Law was passed by Indian parliament-

a) 1984
b) 1985
c) 1986
d) 1988

23The National Political Party is one which has attained 6% of total vote in-

a) Capital
b) Four or more state
c) Two or more state
d) All states

24Which bill cannot originate in Rajya Sabha?

a) Fundamental
b) Money Bill
c) Ordinary Bill
d) Constitutional Amendment Bill

25By which bill, Government presents a proposal for annual revenue collection?

a) Money bill
b) Finance bill
c) Ordinance
d) None of these

26There are total_______ parliamentary seats (Rajya Sabah constituency) is Sikkim.

a) 11
b) 1
c) 12
d) 13

27Which of the following Chief Justice of India had the opportunity to act as President of India?

a) Justice .B. Gajendra Gadkar
b) Justice M.Hidayatulla
c) Justice Mehar Chand Mahajan
d) Justice P.N. Bhagwati

28The law framed by Judiciary is called-

a) Ordinary law
b) Case law
c) Rule of Law
d) Administrative law

29Which amendment act raised the age of retirement for judges of High Court to 62 from 60?

a) 14th
b) 15th
c) 11th
d) 12th

30“Central Bureau of Intelligence and Investigation” is listed in the ________ list given in the Seventh Schedule in the Constitution of India.

a) State
b) Union
c) Global
d) Concurrent

31“Reserve Bank of India” is listed in the ______ list given in the Seventh Schedule in the Constitution of India.

a) State
b) Union
c) Global
d) Concurrent

32In which year were the Indian states reorganized on the linguistic basis?

a) 1951
b) 1956
c) 1947
d) 1966

33The unification of Karnataka was achieved in the year

a) 1957
b) 1956
c) 1958
d) 1960

34Which State was formed after the amendment of Articles-239A and 240?

a) Uttarakhand
b) Arunachal Pradesh
c) Sikkim
d) Chhattisgarh

35Which of the following writes can be issued only against a government official?

a) Habeas corpus
b) Prohibition
c) Mandamus
d) Certiorari

36 Which article of the Indian Constitution provides for the institution of Panchayati Raj?

a) Artilce-39
b) Artilce-40
c) Artilce-36
d) Artilce-48

37Vice – President is-

a) Member of Lok Sabha
b) Member of Rajya Sabha
c) Member of any housecoat is another form of carbon
d) Not a member of any house


38Article-228 of the Indian Constitution “Transfer of certain cases to High Court” deals with?

a) The Directive Principles of State Policy
b) The State Government
c) The Union Government
d) The fundamental rights of the India Citizen

39Which of the following is not a matter of Local Government?

a) Public health
b) Law and order
c) Cleanliness
d) Public utility services

40The Committee appointed in 1977 to review the working of the Panchayati Raj was chaired by:

a) Balwant Rai Mehta
b) Ashok Mehta
c) K.N. Katju
d) Jagjivan Ram

41The 3-tier of the Panchayati Raj System consists of

a) Gram Sabha, Panchayat Samiti, Zilla Parishad
b) Gram Panchayat, Block and
Panchayat Samiti, Zilla

c) Janapad Panchayat, Taluka panchayat, Anchal Panchayat
d) Gram Sabha, Anchal Panchayat, Panchayat Samiti

42The State Election Commission conduct, controls and supervise Municipal elections under

a) Article 240 (1)
b) Article 243 (ZA)
c) Article 243 (K)
d) Article 245(D)

43A proclamation of emergency, under Article 352, on account of war or aggression requires the approval of the parliament within

a) Six months
b) One month
c) Four months
d) Two months

9At the time of emergency in 1975, who was serving as the President of India?

a) Morarji Desai
b) Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
c) VP Singh
d) Indira Gandhi

44During emergency imposed under Article-352, which of the following constitutional provisions stands suspended?

a) Amendment Procedures
b) Amendment Procedures
c) Fundamental Rights
d) Directive Principles of State Policy

45By which Amendment was „Fundamental Duties‟ added to the Constitution?

a) 40th Amendment
b) 42th Amendment
c) 44th Amendment
d) 45th Amendment

46By which Constitutional Amendment Bill did the Parliament lower the voting age from 21 to 18 years?

a) 51th
b) 61st
c) 90th
d) 81th

47In India, Prime Minister can hold his post till he has

a) The confidence of Rajya Sabha
b) Confidence of Lok Sabha
c) Support of armed forces
d) Support of people

48According to Article-75 (3) of the Constitution of India the Council of Ministers is collectively responsible to the-

a) Parliament
b) Lok Sabha
c) President
d) Rajya Sabha

49In Pocket Veto, the President of India can deep a bill for how much duration?

a) Indefinite period
b) 1 month
c) 6 months
d) 12 months

50 What is the maximum period for which the Vice President can act as the President in case of a vacancy in the President’s office?

a) 3 months
b) 1 year
c) 6 months
d) 2 years

51 Which among the following is not appointed by the President of India?

a)Attorney General of India
b) Judge of Supreme Court
c) Vice-President of India
d) Chief Justice of India

52 How is the President of India elected?

b) All options are correct
c) By single transferable vote
d) By secondary voting system

53How many members of the Rajya Sabha are elected every two years?

a) One fourth
b) Half/
c) One third
d) respiratory systemAll

54 What is the full form of MLA in the Indian Constitution?

a) Member of Left Assembly
b) Master of Legislative Assembly
c) Member Of Legislative

d) Master of Left Assembly

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