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Indian Polity Mock Test-57

Question No:1

Which part of the Indian Constitution has been described as the soul of the Constitution ?

A. Fundamental Rights
B. Directive Principles of State Policy
C. The Preamble
D. Right to Constitutional Remedies



Question No:2

‘Right to Equality’ finds a place in the Constitution under—

1. Article 13
2. Article 14
3. Article 15
4. Article 16

Select the correct answer from the codes given below :

Codes :

A. 1 and 2
B. 1, 2 and 3
C. 2, 3 and 4
D. All of these



Question No:3

Which of the following Articles of the Indian Constitution guarantees equality of opportunity to all citizens of India in matters relating to public employment ?

A. Article 15
B. Article 16(1) and 16(2)
C. Article 16(3)
D. Article 16(3), 16(4) and 16(5)



Question No:4

Which one among the following pairs of Articles relating to the Fundamental Rights can not be suspended during the enforcement of emergency under Article 359 of the Indian Constitution?

A. Articles 14 and 15
B. Articles 16 and 17
C. Articles 20 and 21
D. Articles 24 and 25



Question No:5

Which provision relating to the Fundamental Rights is directly related to the exploitation of children?

A. Article 17
B. Article 19
C. Article 23
D. Article 24



Question No:6

Which of the following is correct?

A. The Nehru Report (1928) had advocated the inclusion of Fundamental Rights in the Constitution of India
B. The Government of India Act, 1935 referred to Fundamental Rights
C. The August Offer, 1940 included the Fundamental Rights
D. The Cripps Mission, 1942 referred to Fundamental Rights



Question No:7

Which one of the following writs is issued during the pendency of proceeding in a court ?

A. Mandamus
B. Certiorari
C. Prohibition
D. Quo Warranto



Question No:8

The word ‘Hindus’ in Article 25 of the Constitution of India does not include ?

A. Buddhists
B. Jains
C. Sikhs
D. Parsees



Question No:9

The44thAmendmentintheConstitutionofIndiaremoved the following right from the category of Fundamental Rights—

A. Freedom of speech
B. Constitutional remedies
C. Property
D. Freedom of religion



Question No:10

Which of the following rights does Indian Constitution NOT guarantee ?

A. Right of equal home
B. Right to equality
C. Right to freedom of religion
D. Right to freedom of speech



Question No:11

Right to Information (RTI) Act aims at to—

A. Secure access to information from public authorities
B. Provide information to public by a person who has got the information
C. Provide information by Government on public place
D. Secure information by police from culprits



Question No:12

Which of the following is NOT a Fundamental Right ?

A. Right against Exploitation
B. Equal pay for equal work
C. Equality before law
D. Right to freedom of Religion



Question No:13

Which of the following courts is responsible for the enforcement of Fundamental Rights ?

A. Supreme Court
B. High Court
C. Both ‘a’ and ‘b’
D. District Court



Question No:14

Consider the following statements—

Right to information is necessary in India because it—

1. Increases people’s participation in administration
2. Makes administration more accountable to people
3. Makes administration more innovative
4. Makes people aware of administrative decision making
Of the statements—

A. 1, 2 and 3 are correct
B. 2,3 and 4 are correct
C. 1, 2 and 4 are correct
D. 1, 3 and 4 are correct



Question No:15

In the Indian Constitution, the Right to Equality is granted by five Articles. They are :

A. Article 13 to Article 17
B. Article 14 to Article 18
C. Article 15 to Article 19
D. Article 16 to Article 20



Question No:16

Which one of the following rights was described by Dr. B.R. Ambedkar as the ‘heart and soul of the constitution?

A. Right to freedom of religion
B. Right to property
C. Right to equality
D. Right to constitutional remedies



Question No:17

Match List-I (Article of the Constitution) with List-II (Provisions) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists—

List-I

A. Article 16 (2)
B. Article 29 (2)
C. Article 30 (1)
D. Article 31(1)

List-II

1. No person can be discriminated against in the matter of public appointment on the ground of race, religion or caste
2. No citizens shall be denied admission into any educational institution maintained by the State, or receiving State aid, on grounds of religion, race, caste, language or any of them.
3. All minorities whether based on religion or language shall have to establish and administer educational institution of their choice
4. No person shall be deprived of his property save by authority of law

Code:
ABCD

A. 1234
B. 1243
C. 4321
D. 4312



Question No:18

Match List-I (Article of the Constitution of India) with List-II (Provisions) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists—

List-I

A. Article 14
B. Article 15
C. Article 16
D. Article 17

List-II

1. The State shall not deny to any person equality before the law or the equal protection of laws within the territory of India
2. The State shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex, place of birth or any of them
3. There shall be equality of opportunity for all citizens in matters relating to employment or appointment to Any office under the State
4. Untouchability is abolished and its practice in any form is forbidden

Code:
ABCD

A. 1234
B. 2134
C. 4321
D. 4312



Question No:19

Which Article of the Constitution of India says, ‘No child below the age of fourteen years shall be employed to work in any factory or mine or engaged in any other hazardous employment’?

A. Article 24
B. Article 45
C. Article 330
D. Article 368



Question No:20

According to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Act, 1993, who amongst the following can be its Chairman?

A. Any serving judge of the Supreme Court
B. Any serving judge of the High Court
C. Only a retired Chief Justice of India
D. Only a retired Chief Justice of High Court