Polity IAS Prelims,SSC,TNPSC,KPSC,CSAT,RRB,Railways,UPSC,TNPSC

Indian Polity MCQ-23

Which of the following is not correctly matched?
Article -Deals with

(A) Article 135 : Federal courts jurisdiction
(B) Article 137 :. Review of judgment s by Supreme Court
(C) Article 138 : Enlargement of jurisdiction of Supreme Court
(D) Article 140 : Enforcement of decrees

Under which Article, the Parliament may confer on Supreme Court the power to issue directions, orders or writs for purposes other than those mentioned in Article 32?

(A) Article 133
(B) Article 139
(C) Article 141 .
(D) Article 142

How can a Judge of the High Court be transferred?

(A) By the President after consultation with the Chief Justice of India
(B) By the Parliament by a law
(C) By the President after consultation with the Chief Justice of the concerned High Courts and the Chief Justice of India
(D) By the President alone

Who among the following can establish a common High Court for two or. more states?

(A) The President
(B) The President in consultation with the Chief Justice of India
(C) The Parliament by law
(D) None of the above

How can a first class Judicial Magistrate be recruited?

(A) By the Governor after consultation with State Public Service Commission
(B) By the Government after consultation with the High Court
(C) By the Governor after consultation with the Public Service Commission and the High Court
(D) By the Governor alone

Who can appoint a District Judge?

(A) Governor in consultation with the High Court
(B) Governor alone
(C) Governor in consultation with the High Court and the Public Service Commission
(D) Governor in consultation with the Public Service Commission alone

Which of the following procedures are necessary for appointing Chief Justice of the High Court?
1. Consent of the Chief Justice of India.
2. Consultation with Governor of the State.
3. Consent of the Chief Justice of the High Court.
4. Consultation with the Chief Justice of the High Court.
Codes

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

A person shall not be qualified for appointment as a Judge of the High Court unless he is a citizen of India and

(A) has for at least 10 years been an advocate of the High Court
(B) has for at least 5 years been an advocate of the High Court
(C) has for at least 10 years been an advocate of the Supreme Court
(D) None of the above

Every High Court shall have superintendence over all courts and tribunals except

(A) any tribunal constituted by armed forces
(B) any tribunal constituted for elections
(C) administrative tribunals
(D) None of the above

The seat of the Supreme Court shall be in

(A) Delhi only
(B) such other places as Chief Justice of India may with the approval of the Parliament may appoint
(C) such other places as Chief Justice of India may with the approval of the President may appoint
(D) New Delhi only

Under Article 13 b, any person can move to the Supreme Court for Special Leave

(A) as a matter of right
(B) it is Supreme Court’s discretion to grant such leave
(C) Both ‘a’ and ‘b’
(D) None of the above

An application for the writ of Habeas Corpus can be maintained by

(A) detainee himself
(B) any person other than the detainee
(C) detainee as well as any other person
(D) None of the above

When the office of the Chief Justice of India is vacant, the duties of his office shall be performed by

(A) such other Judge of the Supreme Court as the Parliament may appoint
(B) such other Judge of the Supreme Court as the President may appoint
(C) such other Judge of the Supreme Court as the Chief Justice may appoint
(D) All of the above

The Supreme Court may entertain appeal from the High Court in civil, criminal or other proceedings from any

(A) judgement of High Court
(B) decree or order of High Court
(C) decree or final order of High Court
(D) Both ‘a’ and ‘c’

Consider the following statements and choose the correct answer from the codes
President may consult the Supreme Court if it appears to him that
1. a question of law and fact has arisen or is likely to arise.
2. the said question is of such a nature and of such public importance that if is expedient to obtain the opinion of Supreme Court.
Codes

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

Consider the following statements and choose the correct answer from the codes
1. The President is under the Constitutional obligation to review the strength of High Court.
2. No Mandamus can lie to compel the President to increase the strength of High Court.
Codes

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

Article 139 A which provides for transfer of cases was introduced by

(A) 39th Amendment
(B) 42nd Amendment
(C) 44th Amendment
(D) 59th Amendment