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Indian Polity MCQ-25

MatchList I with List II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists.
List I -List II
A. Governor 1. Article-167

B. Council of Ministers 2. Article-169
C. Duties of Chief Minister 3. Article-155
D. Legislative Council 4. Article-163
Codes
ABCD

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

MatchList I with List II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists.
List 1 List II
A. Madhya Pradesh 1. Law and Order
B. Gujarat 2. Administration of Tribal areas
C. Nagaland 3. Development of Backward classes
D. Asom 4. Minister of Tribal Welfare
Codes
ABCD

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

MatchList I with List II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below the lists.
List I -List II
A. Article-156 1. Executive Authorityof Governor
B. Article-154 2. Tenure of Governor
C. Article-153 3. Appointment ofGovernor
D. Article-155 4. Office of Governor
Codes
ABCD

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

The Executive powers of the Governor include
1. right to appoint the Chief Minister and other Ministers.
2. right to decide the portfolios of various Ministers.
3. right to appoint Judges of the State High Court.
4. right to remove members of the State Public Service Commission.
Codes

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

The Ordinance of the Governor

(A) is much narrower than a law made by the State Legislature
(B) is more extensive than the law made by the State Legislature
(C) has the same force as the law made by the State Legislature
(D) has little value than the law made by State Legislature

The Governor can reserve

(A) only Financial Bills for the approval of the President, all Bills passed by State Legislature for the assent of the President
(B) certain types of Bills passed by State Legislature for the approval of the President
(C) no Bill passed by the State Legislature for the approval of the President
(D) None of the above

Which of the following immunities are given to the Governor of the State?
1. He is not answerable before any Court for anything done in the exercise of his official duties.
2. No criminal proceedings can be launched against the Governor during his term of office.
3. No legal proceedings can be instituted against the Governor timing last year of his term in the office.
4. The Governor is entitled to rent free official residence.
Choose the right answer from the options given below.

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

Which of the following are the duties of the Chief Minister in relation to the Governor?
1. He communicates to him all the decisions of the Council of Ministers.
2. He supplies him information on such matters relating to the administration of the State as the Governor may call for.
3. He assists the Governor in making appointments in the State Government.
Choose the right answer from the options given below.

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

The salary of the Governor is charged on

(A) the Consolidated Fund of India
(B) the Contingency Fund of the State
(C) the Consolidated Fund of the State
(D) the Consolidated Fund of India and Consolidated Fund of the State on fifty-fifty basis

Which one of the following statements about the state Governors is not true?

(A) He is a part of the State Legislature
(B) He can pardon a sentence of death
(C) He does not appoint judges of the State High Court
(D) He has no emergency powers

The Governor of a State can act independent on the advice of the Council of Ministers in
1. asking the Government to prove its majority in the Assembly.
2. dismissing a Chief Minister.
3. reserving a Bill for the consideration of the President of India.
4. returning the Bill passed by the legislature for its reconsideration.
5. seeking the opinion of the High Court.
Select the correct answer from the codes given below.

(A) 1, 2, 3 and 4
(B) 2, 3, 4 and 5
(C) 1,2, 4 and 5
(D) All of these

The Constitution of India does not contain any provision for the removal of

(A) The President
(B) The Vice-President of India
(C) The Chief Justice of India
(D) The Governor of a State

Which of the following legislative powers are enjoyed by the Governor?
1. He summons or prorogues either House of State Legislature.
2. He addresses either or both the Houses at the commencement of the new session after each General Election.
3. He dissolves both the Houses in case of difference over the enactment of law.
4. He sends messages to the State Legislature on a Bill pending before it.
Codes

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

Which of the following are financial powers enjoyed by the Governor?
All the demands for grants are presented before the State Legislature on the recommendation of the Governor.
2. He is incharge of the Contingency Fund of the State and can make advances out of it to meet unforeseen expenditure.
3. The supplementary grants, if any, are presented before the State Legislature on the recommendation of the Governor.
4. He can order the reduction of salaries and allowances of the State Civil Servants during the President’s rule in the State.
Codes

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

Which of the following alternatives are available to the Governor of a State with regard to a Bill passed by both the Houses of the State Legislature?
1. He can return the ‘ Bill for reconsideration.
2. He can reserve the Bill for the approval of the President.
3. He can dismiss or withhold the Bill by not returning the same to the House where it originated.
4. He can record his assent.
Codes

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

Who remains in office as long as the President of India wishes?

(A) Governor
(B) Election Commissioner
(C) Judges of Supreme Court
(D) Speaker of Lok Sabha

The executive power of the State are vested in the Governor under Article………. of the Constitution.

(A) Article-14
(B) Article-154 (1)
(C) Article-155
(D) Article-356