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Indian Polity Mock Test-70

Question No:1

Consider the following statements—

1. The total elective membership of the Lok Sabha is distributed among the States on the basis of the population and area of the State.
2. The 84th Amendment Act of the Constitution of India lifted the freeze on the delimitation of constituencies imposed by the 42nd Amendment.

Which of the statements given above is / are correct ?

A. 1 only
B. 2 only
C. Both 1 and 2
D. Neither 1 nor 2

Question No:2

Who holds the power to appoint the nominees for Anglo-Indian Community in the Lok Sabha ?

A. Minorities Commission
B. President of India
C. Prime Minister
D. Vice-President

Question No:3

What is the minimum age laid down for a candidate to seek election to the Lok Sabha ?

A. 18 years
B. 21 years
C. 25 years
D. None of these

Question No:4

Who is NOT entitled to take part in the activities of Lok Sabha? .

A. The Comptroller and auditor General of India
B. The Attorney General of India
C. The Solicitor General
D. The Secretary to President of India

Question No:5

The state wise allocation of seats in Lok Sabha is based on the 1971 Census. Up to which year does this remain intact ?

A. 2011
B. 2021
C. 2026
D. 2031

Question No:6

The quorum of Lok Sabha is—

A. 1 / 5th of the total membership
B. 1 /6th of the total membership
C. 1 / 8th of the total membership
D. 1 / 10th of the total membership

Question No:7

The 84th Amendment Act has frozen the total number of existing seats in the Lok Sabha on the basis of 1971 Census. They shall remain unaltered till the first Census to be taken after the year—

A. 2010
B. 2015
C. 2021
D. 2026

Question No:8

Which one of the following States has the highest number of reserve seats for the Scheduled Tribes in the Lok Sabha ?

A. Bihar
B. Uttar Pradesh
C. Madhya Pradesh
D. Gujarat

Question No:9

Rajya Sabha can delay the Finance Bill sent for its consideration by the Lok Sabha for a maximum period of—

A. One year
B. One month
C. Fourteen days
D. Seven days

Question No:10

To be officially recognised by the Speaker of Lok Sabha as an Opposition Group, a Party or coalition of Parties must have at least—

A. 50 members
B. 60 members
C. 80 members
D. 1 /3rd of total members of the Lok Sabha

Question No:11

The State of Uttar Pradesh accounts for—

A. 60 Lok Sabha seats
B. 70 Lok Sabha seats
C. 80 Lok Sabha seats
D. 90 Lok Sabha seats

Question No:12

What could be the maximum time limit of ‘Zero Hour’ in the Lok Sabha ?

A. 30 minutes
B. 1 hour
C. 2 hours
D. Indefinite period

Question No:13

Out of 543 Lok Sabha Constituencies, how many Lok Sabha Constituencies are from the States ?

A. 525
B. 528
C. 530
D. 532

Question No:14

The first female Speaker of Lok Sabha is—

A. Vijay Laxmi Pandit
B. Sucheta Kripalani
C. Tarkeshwari Sinha
D. Meira Kumar

Question No:15

The Speaker of the Lok Sabha addresses his letter of resignation to the—

A. Prime Minister of India
B. President of India
C. Vice President of India
D. Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha

Question No:16

The Speaker of the Lok Sabha can be removed by—

A. A resolution of the Lok Sabha passed by “a majority of the members of the House
B. Two third majority of the members of the House
C. Order of the President
D. Simple majority of the Parliament

Question No:17

The number of Lok Sabha members who can table a ‘No Confidence Motion’ against the Council of Members is:

A. 30
B. 40
C. 50
D. 60

Question No:18

According to the Article 82 of the Constitution of India, the allocation of seats in Lok Sabha to the States is on the basis of the …… census.

A. 1961
B. 1971
C. 1981
D. 1991

Question No:19

What is the fix number of members of Lok Sabha ?

A. 444
B. 541
C. 543
D. 545

Question No:20

Finance Bill of Indian Government is presented in—

A. Upper House
B. Lower House
C. Legislative Council
D. Legislative Assembly