Indian Polity Compendium 1.1
Q.Who for the first time framed the draft of Indian constitution?
- Motilal Nehru
Q.The most important feature of a federal government is:
- Division of powers between the federal and state governments.
Q.What is the present position of the ‘right to property’?
- It is a legal right and not a fundamental right
Q.The council of minister includes
- Cabinet minister, ministers of state and deputy ministers
Q.Under article 83(2), the term of Lok Sabha can be extended by a parliamentary law during emergency for a period not exceeding:
- One year at a time
Q.Which constitution amendment introduced the anti-defection provision in the constitutions for the first time?
- 52nd Amendment
Q.Impeachment of the president of India can be initiated in.
- Either house of the parliament
Q.The Rajya Sabha has powers equal to Lok Sabha.
- In amending the constitution
Q.What is the example of direct democracy?
- Gram Sabha
Q.Who is responsible for the inter-departmental coordination in policy-making at the union level?
- Cabinet Secretariat
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Q.The idea of concurrent list is borrowed from the constitution of:
Q.The panchayat Raj is based on the principle of:
- Democratic decentralization
Q.Which two states have equal seats in the house of people?
- Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal
Q.An amendment to the constitution of India can be declared unconstitutional by the supreme court, if it:
- Violates the Basic Structure of the Constitution
Q.Who makes the appointments to all India services?
- The President of India
Q.Who was the constitution advisor to the constituent assembly ?
- B.N. Rao
Q.Which article of the constitution abolishes untouchability ?
- Article 17
Q.The sources of all political powers in India lies with:
- The Constitution
Q.The parliamentary form of government was first evolved in:
- The United Kingdom
Q.The state election commissioner can be removed:
- Through a procedure similar to that for removal of the judge of a High Court
Q.The basis for acquiring citizenship through naturalization is:
Q.According to article 75 of the constitution, the minister shall hold office during the pleasure of the:
Q.The name of the candidate for the office of ‘president of India’ may be proposed by:
- any Fifty members of the Electoral College
Q.The ideal of liberty, equality and fraternity as enshrined in the preamble to the constitution are inspired by the:
- French Revolution
Q.The minimum number of members that must be present to hold the meeting of the Lok Sabha is:
- One-tenth of the total membership of the House