Indian Polity MCQ-2

Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists
List I(Act) List II (Feature)
A. The Indian Councils Act, 1892 1. Introduction of provincial autonomy
B. The Indian Councils Act 1909 2. Introduction of the principle of election
C. The Government of India Act, 1919 3. Introduction of diarchy in provinces
D. The Government of India Act 1935 4. Introduction of separate electorate for the Muslims
Codes
ABCD

(A) 2 4 3 1
(B) 1 3 4 2
(C) 2 3 4 1
(D) 1 4 3 2

India has been described by the Constitution as?

(A) a federation of states
(B) quasi-federal
(C) a union of states
(D) None of the above

Consider the following statements
1. The Constitution as originally adopted had 22 Parts, 395 Articles and 12 Schedules.
2. A chapter on Fundamental Duties did not find a place in the original Constitution.
Codes

(A) Only 1 is correct
(B) Only 2 is correct
(C) Both 1 and 2 are correct
(D) Neither 1 nor 2 is correct

Consider the following statements
1. The Constitution of India has 22 parts.
2. There are 395 Articles in the Constitution of India.
3. Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh and Twelfth schedules were added to the Constitution of India by the Constitution (Amendment) Acts.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) 1 and 2
(D) 1, 2 and 3

Which of the following provisions were made in the Charter Act of 1833?
1. The commercial functions of the East India Company came to an end and now it had only political functions.
2. Government services in India were’ thrown open to all Indians.
3. The designation of the Governor-General of Bengal was changed as the Governor-General of British India.
4. An Indian was to be appointed as a Law Member in the Governor-General’s Council.
Codes

(A) 1, 2 and 3
(B) 2, 3 and 4
(C) 1, 3 and 4
(D) 3 and 4

Consider the following statements The Regulating Act of 1773 was passed by British Parliament in order to
1. establish Parliamentary control over the administration of the East India Company’s territory in India.
2. make the Governor of Bengal as the Governor-General of Bengal.
3. end of dual system of administration in India.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

(A) 1, 2 and 3
(B) 1 and 2
(C) 2 and 3
(D) 1 and 3

Who among the following had moved the objective resolution which formed the basis of the Preamble of the Constitution of India in the Constituent Assembly 13th December, 1946?

(A) BR Ambedkar
(B) Rajendra Prasad
(C) Sardar Valiabhbhai Patei
(D) Jawahar Lal Nehru

Match List I with List II and select the correct answer from the codes given below the lists
List I (Forms of Government) List II (Principles)
A. Presidential System 1. Separation of powers
B. Parliamentary System 2. Close relationship between executive and legislature
C. Federal System 3. Division of power
D. Unitary System 4. Concentration of power
Codes
ABCD

(A) 1 2 3 4
(B) 2 1 3 4
(C) 2 1 4 3
(D) 1 2 4 3

In which of the following points is the Indian Constitution similar to that of USA?

(A) Rule of Law
(B) Fundamental Rights
(C) DPSP
(D) Rigid Constitution

Which of the following was the biggest source for the Constitution of India?

(A) The Government of India Act, 1919
(B) The Government of India Act, 1935
(C) The Indian Independence Act, 1947
(D) None of the above

Under which one of the following Constitution Amendment Acts, four languages under the Eight Schedule of the Constitution of India, there by raising their number to 22?

(A) Constitution (Ninetieth Amendment) Act
(B) Constitution (Ninety-first Amendment) Act
(C) Constitution (Ninety-second Amendment) Act
(D) Constitution (Ninety-third Amendment) Act

Assertion (A) The Government of India Act, 1919 was passed by the British Parliament to introduce Diarchy in the provincial government.
Reason (P.) The Montague-Chelmsford Reforms Committee has recommended the introduction of Dyarchy in the provincial government.
Codes

(A) Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
(B) Both A and R are true, but R is not the correct explanation of A
(C) A is true, but R is false
(D) A is false, but R is true

The Constitution of India came into force on?

(A) 9th December, 1946
(B) 26th January, 1949
(C) 26th,January, 1950
(D) 26th,November, 1951

Who among the following was not a member of the Constituent Assembly?

(A) Sardar Valiabhbhai Patel
(B) Acharya JB Kripalani
(C) Jay Pratosh Narayan
(D) KM Munshi

The Constitution is declared to have been adopted and enacted by the?

(A) Constituent Assembly
(B) People of India
(C) Indian Parliament
(D) British Parliament

Statement I The Constitution of India is a liberal Constitution.
Statement II It provides Fundamental Rights to individuals.
Codes

(A) Both the statements are true and statement II is the correct explanation of statement I
(B) Both the statements are true but statement II is not the correct explanation of statement I
(C) Statement I is true, but statement II is false
(D) Statement I is false, but statement II is true

Match List I with List II and select the correct answer from the codes given below the lists
List I ——–List II
A. Directive Principles of state policy 1. Australia
B. Fundamental Rights 2. Canada
C. Concurrent List in 3. Ireland Union-State relations
D. India as a union of 4. USA states with greater power to the union
Codes
ABCD

(A) 1 2 3 4
(B) 2 1 3 4
(C) 2 1 4 3
(D) 3 4 1 2