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Indian Polity Test - 11
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Negative marks are -0.33 per wrong answer
Right answer is 1 mark
No time limit but finish in 30 mins
Solution can be found at below chapters:
Test series is based on following chapters.
Polity Chapter 21: PARLIAMENT OF INDIA
Polity Chapter 22:PRIME MINISTER AND COUNCIL OF MINISTERS
Polity Chapter 23:ROLE OF PRESIDING OFFICERS OF THE HOUSES
Q1: Anti defection decide matters related to MP disqualification like
he resigns from membership of party on whose ticket he contested elections
he votes or abstains from voting contrary to directions given by party
independently elected member joins any party
Q2: Which is the exception that protects from disqualification under 10th schedule?
nominated member joins any party after expiry of 6 months of the period on which he joined.
If a member goes out of his party as a result of a merger of the party with another party.
If a member, after being elected as the presiding officer of the House,voluntarily gives up the Membership
Q3:Double membership isn’t allowed so if a person is elected to both houses of parliamente must tell which house he wants to serve otherwise his seat in
Lok sabha is vacant
rajya sabha is vacant
both houses is vacant
he can continue in both houses but can vote in only one
Q4:A person if elected to parliament and state legislature then he must decide in 14 days where to serve else his seat in _____ is vacated
Election commission decides which
Q5: Matters regarding election of disqualified persons to parliament are handled by the
President with Election commissions advice
Q6: A person is liable for a penalty of ____ per day if he sits and votes in house proceeding without taking an oath
Q7: head of government or the real executive in the Indian system is
Q8: To be a PM a person a must be
MP of lok sabha
MP of rajya sabha
any one house
Q9: Powers of the PM are
he recommends people to be appointed as ministers to the president.
He can ask the minister to resign or tell the president to dismiss him.
His resignation or death leads to dissolution of the council of ministers.
Q10:PM is the head of the
national development council.
national integration council
Q11: PM and his council are protected from legal liability on
personal , civil cases
personal criminal acts
Q12:The total strength of the PM + Council of ministers shall not exceed 15% of the strength of the Lok Sabha was fixed by which amendment
Q13: Council of ministers is collectively responsible to the
Q14:no confidence motion can be passed
only in lok sabha
only against the entire council
Q15:Which type of ministers can be independent in charge of department that aren’t attached to cabinet ministries or in charge of specific department part of a ministry
minister of state
Q16: The Term "Cabinet"
isnt found in constitution
was inserted by 42nd amendment
was inserted by 44th amendment
was in original constitution
Q17:Who presides over the house when officer of speaker and deputy speaker is absent
Panel of members
Parliamentary affairs minister
President chooses a member
Q18: When the LS is dissolved the speaker
automatically is removed
has to resign
Q19: joint sitting of parliament convened to resolve deadlocks between two houses is presided by
Q20: matters of disqualification of MP under tenth schedule is decided by
Leader of house
Leader of party
Q21: Who decides and certifies whether a bill is a money bill
Leader of lok sabha
Q22: Who appoints and supervises chairmen of various house committees
Leader of party
Q23: Institution of speaker and deputy speaker are created by
Govt of India Act, 1919
Q24: What is true regarding Deputy Speaker
if he is a member of a parliamentary committee then he automatically becomes the chairman of the committee
He isn’t subordinate to the speaker but directly responsible to the house.
deputy speaker doesn’t take any oath for office
Q25: Which is true regarding Speaker
he is the final interpreter regarding the constitution
he can vote only in case of tie to resolve deadlock
He can also convene a secret sitting of a house where none can be present in house galleries without speaker’s permission
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