Indian Polity Mock Test-75

Question No:1

On which of the following grounds can a judge of the Supreme Court be impeached ?

1. Violation of the Constitution
2. Proved misbehavior
3. In capacity to act as a judge

Select the correct answer using the code given below :

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

Question No:2

Public Interest Litigation (PIL) may be linked with :

A. Judicial review
B. Judicial activism
C. judicial intervention
D. Judicial sanctity

Question No:3

Who holds the power to increase the number of judges in the Supreme Court ?

A. Prime Minister
B. President
C. Parliament
D. Ministry of law

Question No:4

When there is a vacancy in the office of the President and the vice-President at the same time, the office is held temporarily by—

A. The Prime Minister
B. The Chief Justice of India
C. The Speaker of Lok Sabha
D. None of these

Question No:5

Acting Chief Justice of the Supreme Court in India is appointed by the—

A. Chief Justice of Supreme Court
B. Prime Minister
C. President
D. Law Minister

Question No:6

Who has the right to seek advisory opinion of the Supreme Court of India, on any question of law ?

A. Prime Minister
B. President
C. Any judge of the High Court
D. All the above

Question No:7

The power of the Supreme Court of India to decide disputes between the Centre and the States falls under its :

A. Advisory jurisdiction
B. Appellate jurisdiction
C. Constitutional jurisdiction
D. Original jurisdiction

Question No:8

Sovereignty of Indian Parliament is restricted by :

A. Powers pf the President of India
B. Judicial review
C. Powers of the Prime Minister of India
D. Leader of the Opposition

Question No:9

Who of the following Chief Justices of India acted as the President of India also ?

A. Justice M. Hidayatullah
B. Justice P. N. Bhagwati
C. Justice Mehar Chand Mahajan
D. Justice B. K. Mukherjee

Question No:10

The Indian Constitution provides for the appointment of Adhoc Judges in :

A. Supreme Court
B. High Court
C. District and Session Courts
D. All of these

Question No:11

Which Article of the Constitution of India deals with the appellate jurisdiction of the Supreme Court in connection with Constitutional cases ?

A. Article 131
B. Article 132
C. Article 132 read with Article 134 A
D. Article 133 read with Article 134 A

Question No:12

Which one of the following is correct about the Supreme Court regarding its judgement?

A. It can change the judgement
B. It can not change the judgement
C. Only the Chief Justice of India can change the judgement
D. Only the Ministry of Law can change the judgement

Question No:13

Salaries of the Judges of the Supreme Court are determined by:

A. Pay Commission appointed by the President
B. Law Commission
C. Parliament
D. Council of Ministers

Question No:14

Which of the following courts in India is/are known as the Court(s) of Records ?

A. The High Courts only
B. The Supreme Court only
C. The High Courts and Supreme Court
D. The District Courts

Question No:15

Which one of the following subjects comes under the common jurisdiction of the Supreme Court and the High Court ?

A. Mutual disputes among States
B. Dispute between Centre and States
C. Protection of the Fundamental Rights
D. Protection from the violation of the Constitution

Question No:16

The system of Judicial Review exists in—

A. India only
B. U.K. only
C. U.S.A. only
D. India and U.S.A.

Question No:17

Which Article of the Constitution permits the Supreme Court to review its own judgement or order ?

A. Article 137
B. Article 138
C. Article 139
D. Article 140

Question No:18

Who is the custodian of Indian Constitution ?

A. President
B. Parliament
C. Council of Ministers
D. Supreme Court

Question No:19

Who has the right to transfer any case anywhere in India ?

A. President
B. Supreme Court
C. High Court
D. None of these

Question No:20

Which of the following is true for Indian Judicial System?

A. It is controlled by the Parliament
B. The Supreme Court of India is controlled by the Parliament and the High Courts are controlled by .the State Legislature
C. It is an independent institution
D. None of the above