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Indian Polity Mock Test-80

Question No:1

Which of the following States can nominate two women members to the Legislative Assembly?

A. Himachal Pradesh
B. Uttar Pradesh
C. Jammu and Kashmir
D. Kerala

Question No:2

The nomenclature of the Executive Head of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir was changed from Sadar-i-Riyasat to Governor in 1965 by :

A. a Lok Sabha Resolution
B. the executive order of the Parliament
C. the 6th Amendment in the State Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir
D. the State Government under Article 371

Question No:3

Power, authority and responsibilities of Municipalities are listed in which one of the following Schedules of the Constitution of India ?

A. Ninth
B. Tenth
C. Eleventh
D. Twelfth

Question No:4

Where was the first Municipal Corporation in India set up ?

A. Bombay
B. Calcutta
C. Delhi
D. Madras

Question No:5

The Constitution (74th) Amendment Act, 1993 mentions of the :

A. Composition of the National Development Council
B. Functions of the State Finance Commission
C. Functions of the Kaveri Water Authority
D. The Municipalities

Question No:6

Provisions regarding Municipalities and Panchayats was made in the Indian Constitution in which year ?

A. 1991
B. 1993
C. 1995
D. 2000

Question No:7

A college student desires to get elected to the Municipal Council of his city. The validity of his nomination would depend on the important condition, among others, that:

A. he obtains permission from the Principal of his college
B. he is a member of a political party
C. his name figures in the Voter’s list
D. his files a declaration owing allegiance to the Constitution of India

Question No:8

A Committee appointed in 1977 to review working of the Panchayati Raj was chaired by—

A. Balwant Rai Mehta
B. Ashok Mehta
C. K. N. Katju
D. Jagjivan Ram

Question No:9

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

A. Article 36
B. Article 39
C. Article 40
D. Article 48

Question No:10

What was the reason for Gandhiji’s support to decentralization of power ?

A. Decentralization ensures more participation of the people into democracy
B. India had decentralization of power in the past
C. Decentralization was essential for the economic development of the country
D. Decentralization can prevent communalism

Question No:11

Which of the following is NOT a Panchayati Raj institution?

A. Gram Sabha
B. Gram Panchayat
C. Nyaya Panchayat
D. Gram Co-operative Society

Question No:12

Balwant Rai Mehta Committee suggested that the structure of Panchayati Raj should consist of :

A. the village, the block and the district levels
B. the Mandal and the district levels
C. the village, the district and the State levels
D. the village, the Mandal the district and the state levels

Question No:13

The implementation of Jawahar Rozgar Yojana rests with :

A. Gram Panchayat
B. District Collector
C. State Government
D. Union Government

Question No:14

When was the Panchayati Raj System introduced in India ?

A. 1945
B. 1950
C. 1959
D. 1962

Question No:15

Which of the following is a source of income of the Gram Panchayats ?

A. Income Tax
B. Sales Tax
C. Professional Tax
D. Levy duties

Question No:16

All day-to-day functions of the Panchayat in which of the following states are being operated on electronic system and are web-based ? (This is being done for the first time in India for a Panchayat.)

A. Kerala
B. Karnataka
C. Andhra Pradesh
D. Maharashtra

Question No:17

The Constitution of India mandates that the elections of the Panchayati Raj should be held regularly after a gap of:

A. 2 years
B. 3 years
C. 4 years
D. 5 years

Question No:18

The 73rd Amendment of the Indian Constitution deals with :

A. Panchayati Raj
B. Compulsory Primary Education
C. Nagar Palikas
D. Minimum age of marriage