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Indian Polity Mock Test-78

Question No:1

Which one of the following States does not have a bicameral legislature (i.e, Vidhan Parishad + Vidhan Sabha) ?

A. U.P.
B. M.P
C. Bihar
D. Karnataka



Question No:2

The maximum number of members that the Legislative Assembly of a State in India can have is :

A. 400
B. 450
C. 500
D. 600



Question No:3

Which of the following States/Union Territory has a Legislative Assembly consisting of only 30 members?

A. Pondicherry
B. Mizoram
C. Goa
D. All of these



Question No:4

Consider the following statements regarding Indian Polity—

1. In India, a State cannot have more than 500 members in its Legislative Assembly.
2. To be a member of State Legislative Assembly, a citizen must not be less than 25 years of age.

Which of these statements are correct ?

A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2



Question No:5

With reference to States in India, consider the following statements :

1. Six months shall not intervene between the last sitting of the State Legislature and the first sitting of next session.
2. After every general election to the State Assembly the Governor has to address the State Assembly on the very first sitting and so also the first session of every year.

Which of these statements are correct ?

A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2



Question No:6

Who among the following recommends to the Parliament for the abolition of the Legislative Council in a State ?

A. the President of India
B. the Governor of the concerned State
C. the Legislative Council of the concerned State
D. the Legislative Assembly of the concerned State



Question No:7

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

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



Question No:8

Consider the following statements:

The Constitution of India provides that—
1. the Legislative Assembly of each State shall consist of not more than 500 members chosen by direct election from territorial constituencies in the State.
2. a person shall not be qualified to be chosen to fill a seat in the Legislative Assembly of a State if he/she is less than 25 years of age.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?

A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2



Question No:9

Consider the following statements :

1. If the Legislative Assembly of a State in India is dissolved in mid-term, the Speaker continues in office till the process of formation of next Legislative Assembly.
2. When the Speaker of a Legislative Assembly resigns, he addresses his letter to the Deputy-Chairman of the Assembly.

Which of “the statements given above is/are correct ?

A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2



Question No:10

Who is authorised to transfer the judges of one High Court to another High Court ?

A. The President
B. The Chief Justice of India
C. ” A Collegiums of Judges of the Supreme Court
D. The Law Minister



Question No:11

Why did one of the High Courts in India decree that the bandhs are unconstitutional and punitive ?

A. It infringes on the fundamental right of some groups of people
B. It is not in exercise of a fundamental freedom
C. It adversely affects production
D. It is not a part of right to protest



Question No:12

The Judges of the High Court hold office—

A. during the pleasure of the Chief Justice of India
B. till they have attained 62 years of age
C. till they have attained 65 years of age
D. as long as they desire



Question No:13

Match List-I (Union Territory) with List-II (Jurisdiction of High Court) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists—

List-I

A.Pondicherry
B.Andman and Nicobar Island
C.Lakshadweep
D. Daman and Diu

List-II
1. Madras
2. Calcutta
3. Kerala
4. Bombay

codes:
ABCD

A. 1234
B. 2134
C. 2143
D. 1243



Question No:14

The Chief Justice of a High Court is appointed by—

A. President
B. Governor
C. Chief Justice of India
D. President on the advice of Governor of the State concerned and the Chief Justice of India



Question No:15

Which of the following States / Union Territories have a common High Court ?

A. Uttar Pradesh and Bihar
B. Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh
C. Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir
D. Assam and Bengal



Question No:16

On which of the following grounds can a judge of the High Court be impeached ?

1. Violation of the Constitution
2. Proved misbehavior
3. Incapacity to act as a judge

Select the correct answer using the code given below :

A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. 1,2 and 3
D. 2 and 3 only



Question No:17

In which year was High Court in Madras established ?

A. 1862
B. 1871
C. 1881
D. 1891



Question No:18

Which one of the following pairs is NOT correctly matched ?

Name of High Court: Territorial Jurisdiction

A. Bombay: Maharashtra, Goa, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haweli
B. Calcutta : West Bengal and Andman & Nicobar Islands
C. Madras: Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry
D. Guwahati:Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Sikkim



Question No:19

Consider the following statements :

1. There are 21 High Courts at present in India.
2. Calcutta, Bombay and Madras High Courts were established in the year

Which of the statements given above is / are correct ?

A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2



Question No:20

Assertion (A) : An award made by a Lok Adalat is deemed to be a decree of a civil court.

Reason (R) : Award of Lok Adalat is final and binding on all parties and no appeal lies against there to before any court.

Codes :

A. Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
B. Both Aand R are true but Ris not a correct explanation of A
C. A is true but R is false
D. A is false but R is true