Indian Polity MCQ-21

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

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 of the above

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

(A) Advisory Jurisdiction
(B) Appellate Jurisdiction
(C) Constitutional Jurisdiction
(D) Original Jurisdiction

What does the ‘Judicial Review’ function of the Supreme Court mean?

(A) Review its own judgment
(B) -Review the functioning of Judiciary in the country
(C) Examine the constitutional validity of the laws
(D) Undertake periodic review of the Constitution

The disputes regarding the election of the President and Vice-President of India are decided by the

(A) Parliament
(B) Election Commission
(C) Supreme Court
(D) High Court

How many types of writs can be issued by the Supreme Court?

(A) 2
(B) 3
(C) 5
(D) 6

The Supreme Court of India enjoys?

(A) Original Jurisdiction
(B) Advisory Jurisdiction
(C) Appellate and Advisory Jurisdictions
(D) Original, Appellate and Advisory Jurisdictions

What makes the Judiciary the guardian of the Constitution?

(A) Independence
(B) Service conditions
(C) Salary
(D) Judicial Review

On which of the following grounds can a Judge of the Supreme Court be impeached?
1. Violation of the Constitution.
2. Proved misbehavior.
3. Incapacity to act as a judge.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below

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

Public Interest Litigation (PIL) may be linked with ?

(A) judicial review
(B) judicial activism
(C) judicial intervention
(D) judicial sanctity

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

(A) Justice M Hidayatullah
(B) Justice PN Bhagwati
(C) Justice Mehar Chand Mahajan
(D) Justice BK Mukherjee

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 the above

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

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

(A) It can change the judgment
(B) It can not change the judgment
(C) Only the Chief Justice of India can change the judgment
(D) Only the Ministry of Law can change the judgment

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

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

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

(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