Indian Polity MCQ-37

Which one of the following Constitutional Amendments state that the total number of Ministers, including the Prime Minister in the Council of Ministers shall not exceed 15% of the total numbers of the house of the people ?

A. 90th
B. 91st
C. 92nd
D. 93rd

With reference to Union Government, consider the following statements :

1. The number of Ministers at the Centre on 15th August 1947 was 18
2. The number of Ministers at the Centre at present is 48

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct ?

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

Under the administration of which one of the following is the Department of Atomic Energy?

A. Prime Minister’s Office
B. Cabinet Secretary
C. Ministry of Power
D. Ministry of Science and Technology

The Comptroller and Auditor-General of India acts as the chief accountant and auditor for the—

A. Union Government
B. State Governments
C. Union and State Governments
D. Neither Union nor State Governments

What is period of appointment of the Comptroller and Auditor-General of India ?

A. 6 years
B. up to 65 years of age
C. 6 years or 65 years of age whichever is earlier
D. up to 64 years of age

Who is the highest civil servant of the Union Government ?

A. Attorney General
B. Cabinet Secretary
C. Home Secretary
D. Principal Secretary to the P.M.

The Attorney-General of India is appointed by—

A. The President of India
B. The Prime Minister
C. The Chief Justice of India
D. The UPSC

In India, the Comptroller-General of Accounts presents a detailed analytical review of Union Government Accounts to the Finance Ministry every—

A. Year
B. Six months
C. Three Months
D. Month

Consider the following statements— Attorney General of India can—

1. take part in the proceedings of the Lok Sabha
2. be a member of a committee of the Parliament
3. speak in the Lok Sabha
4. vote in the Lok Sabha

Which of these statements is / are correct ?

A. l only
B. 2 and 4
C. 1,2 and 3
D. 1 and 3

Consider the following statements with respect to Attorney-General of India—

1. He is appointed by the President.
2. He must have the same qualification as are required by a Judge of Supreme Court
3. In the performance of his duties he shall have theright of audience in all courts of India.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?

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

Who advises the Government of India on legal matters ?

A. Attorney General
B. Chief Justice of Supreme Court
C. Chairman, Law Commission
D. None of these

Comptroller and Auditor-General of India is appointed by:

A. President
B. Speaker of the Lok Sabha
C. Chairman of the Planning Commission
D. Finance Minister

Who among the following can participate? in the proceedings of both the Houses of Parliament ?

A. Vice-President
B. Solicitor General
C. Chief Justice
D. Attorney General

Who is known as the first Law Officer of India ?

A. Chief Justice of India
B. Law Minister of India
C. Attorney General of India
D. Solicitor General of India

Who is known as the second Law Officer of India ?

A. Chief Justice of India
B. Law Minister of India
C. Attorney General of India
D. Solicitor General of India

The Comptroller and Auditor General is appointed by the President. He can be removed :

A. By the President
B. On an address from both Houses of Parliament
C. By the Supreme Court
D. On the recommendation of the President by the Supreme Court