Indian Polity MCQ-13

For violation of which of the following rights, an aggrieved person can approach directly Supreme Court and High Courts for their enforcement?
1.For denial of information under Rights to Information.
2. For denial of education under Right to Education.
3. For denial of employment under MNREGA.
Choose the correct codes

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

Which of the following factors do not explain why the rights included in Part III of the Constitution are called ‘fundamental’?
1. They are equally available to citizens and aliens.
2. They are superior to ordinary law.
3. They are fundamental for governing the country.
4. They are not absolute.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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

Which statements is/are not correct regarding the Fundamental Rights?
1. Some of these rights are not available to the Armed Forces.
2. They are automatically suspended when any emergency is proclaimed by the President.
3. The President alone can decide upon modifying their application to the Armed Forces.
4. They cannot be amended as they form the basic feature of the Constitution.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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

Which of the following Fundamental Rights are available to Indian citizens but not to aliens?
1. Equality before Law.
2. Freedom of Expression and Speech.
3. Right of Minorities to conserve their language and culture.
4. Protection to life and liberty.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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

Regarding equality before law, the Indian Constitution makes exceptions in the case of
1. The President
Governors
3. Foreign sovereigns
4. Foreign diplomats
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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

Which among the following is not true about the Censorship of the press?
1. It is prohibited by the Constitution.
2. It has to be judged by the test of reasonableness.
3. It is a restriction on the freedom of the press mentioned in Article
4. It is specified in Article 31 of the Constitution.
Choose the right answer from the options given below

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

Freedom of Speech and Expression are restricted in the Constitution on grounds of
1. defamation.
2.contempt of court.
3. protecting a scheduled tribe.
4. friendly relations with foreign states.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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

Which of the following comes under Right to Equality?
1. Non-discrimination by State on grounds of religion or race.
2. Equal protection of the laws.
3. Equal pay for equal work.
4. Equality of opportunity in matters of employment under the State.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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

In case of proclamation of Emergency on grounds of war or external aggression, which of the following is not true?
1. All Fundamental Rights will be automatically suspended.
2. The right to move a court for enforcement of any Fundamental Right is suspended.
The President may order the suspension of enforcement of any Fundamental Right except Article 20-
4. Parliament may authorize suspension of all Fundamental Rights.
Choose the right answer from the options given below

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

Right to Information (RTI) Act aims at to

(A) secure access to information from public authorities
(B) provide information to public by a person who has got the information
(C) provide information by Government on public place
(D) secure information by police from culprits

Which of the following courts is responsible for the enforcement of Fundamental Rights?

(A) Supreme Court
(B) High Court
(C) Both ‘a’ and ‘b’
(D) District Court

Consider the following statements Right to information is necessary in India because it
1. increases people’s participation in administration.
2. makes administration more accountable to people.
3. makes administration more innovative.
4. makes people aware of administrative decision making of the statements.

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

In the Indian Constitution, the Right to Equality is granted by five Articles. They are

(A) Article 13 to Article 17
(B) Article 14 to Article 18
(C) Article 15 to Article 19
(D) Article 16 to Article 20

Which of the following are envisaged as being part of the “Right against Exploitation” in the Constitution of India?
1. Prohibition of traffic in human beings and forced labour.
2. Abolition of un touchability.
3. Protection of the interests of the minorities.
4. Prohibition of employmentx5tt;hildrenin factories and mines.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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

MatchList I (Articles) with List II (Provisions) and select the correct answer using the codes given below
List I List II
A. Article 14 1. The State shall not deny to person equality before the law or equal protection of laws within territory of India
B. Article 15 2. The State shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds of religion, race, caste, sex, place, birth or any of them
C. Article 16 3. There shall be equality of opportunity in matters relating employment or appointment to office under the state
D. Article 17 4. Un touch ability is abolished and in practice in any form is forbidden
Codes
ABCD

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

According to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Act, 1993, who amongst the following can be its Chairman?

(A) Any serving Judge of the Supreme Court
(B) Any serving Judge of the High Court
(C) Only a retired Chief Justice of India
(D) Only a retired Chief Justice of High Court

The National Green Tribunal Act, 2010 was enacted in consonance with which of the following provisions of the Constitution of India?
1. Right to healthy environment, constructed as a part of Right to life under Article
2. Provision of grants for raising the level of administration in the Scheduled Areas for the welfare of Scheduled Tribes under Article 275(1).
3. Powers and functions of Gram Sabha as mentioned under Article 243(A).
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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