Indian Polity MCQ-15

Which of the following is not a significance of the Fundamental Rights?

(A) They strengthen secular fabric of State
(B) They serve as bulwark of individual liberty
(C) They check the authority of the government
(D) They are Absolute Rights and are provided without any exception

Which of the following is not correct about Article 28?

(A) It prohibits the religious instructions in educational institutions
(B) It classifies institutions on the basis of State grant
(C) Religious instructions cannot be imparted in any institution
(D) Religious instruction can be imparted in some institutions voluntarily

The basic difference between the Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles, is ?

(A) Fundamental Rights are positive while Directive Principles are negative
(B) Directive Principles are given precedence over the Fundamental Rights by the court in all the cases
(C) Fundamental Rights are justifiable while Directive Principles are not
(D) None of the above

Which of the following is correct about the Right to Education?

(A) It is provided in Article 21A
(B) It is provided by 86th amendment
(C) It is provided for children between 6-14 years of age
(D) All of the above

On which of the following grounds restrictions may not be imposed on Right to Freedom of Religion?

(A) Public order
(B) Morality
(C) Security of India
(D) Health

The theory of basic structure of the Constitution implies?

(A) that certain features of the Constitution are so basic to the Constitution that they cannot be abrogated
(B) that certain features of the Constitution can be changed only after seeking prior approval of the majority of the Judges of the Supreme Court
(C) that certain features of the Constitution can be changed by the Parliament with the prior approval of the majority of the state legislatures
(D) None of the above

Assertion (A) An accused person cannot be compelled to give his thumb impression.
Reason (R) An accused person cannot be compelled to be a witness against himself.

(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

Assertion (A) Habeas Corpus writ petition is not limited by the rule of ‘res judicata’.
Reason (R) It relates to life and liberty of a person.

(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

Fundamental Rights are available against?

(A) Only States
(B) Both State and citizens
(C) Only citizens
(D) None of these

Right to Property was removed as a Fundamental Right by?

(A) 39th Amendment
(B) 44th Amendment
(C) 42nd Amendment
(D) 40th Amendment

Which of the following is not included in the Right to Freedom?

(A) Freedom of Speech
(B) Freedom of Press
(C) Right to Residence
(D) Right to Hold Kirpan for Sikhs

Which of the following is correct about the Right to Freedom of Religion?

(A) It is available to citizens only
(B) It includes the freedom to convert
(C) It cannot be subjected to any restrictions
(D) It covers religious beliefs as well as religious practices

Which of the following is not correctly matched?
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(A) Article 26 : Right to manage religious affairs
(B) Article 29 (2) : Right not to be discriminated in admission
(C) Article 30(1) : Right to establish educational institutions
(D) Article 29 (1) : Right to receive aid from the state

Who said that Fundamental Rights are the conscience of the Constitution?

(A) BR Ambedkar
(B) Granville Austin . .
(C) Jawaharlal Lal Nehru
(D) Rajendra Prasad

Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Act, 1986 was legislated to implement the provisions of

(A) Article 23
(B) Article 24
(C) Article 21
(D) All of these

Which of the following is not true about the preventive detention laws in India?

(A) Rights granted in Article 22 (1) and (2) are provided to the preventive detenues also
(B) Preventive detention laws may be challenged in the courts
(C) A person cannot be detained for a period exceeding three months without the report of advisory board
(D) None of the above

Which of the following has been inserted by 42nd Amendment?

(A) Participation of workers in management of industries
(B) Protection and improvement of environment and safeguarding of forests and wildlife
(C) Both ‘a’ and ‘b’
(D) None of the above