Indian Polity MCQ-11

The writ ‘Habeas Corpus’ is available for

(A) directing any person, corporation or inferior court to do some particular thing
(B) the purpose of releasing from illegal custody, persons unlawfully detained
(C) direction of Supreme Court to an inferior court to send the records of the pending case
(D) directing the lower court to stop proceedings by a higher court

With reference to Indian Constitution, consider the following statements
1. Originally, seven Fundamental Rights were listed in the Constitution.
2. by t4th Amendment, the Janata Party Government in 1978-79 deleted the Fundamental Right to property. So there are now only six Fundamental Rights.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) Only 1
(B) Only
(C) Both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2

Consider the following statements The Fundamental Rights under the indian Constitution are fundamental because
1. they are protected and enforced by the Constitution.
2. tiey can suspended only in the manner prescribed by the Constitution.
3. they are enforceable against the State.
4. they cannot be amended.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

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

Part lll of the Constitution of India relates to ?

(A) Fundamental Rights
(B) Directive Principles of State Policy
(C) Fundamental Duties
(D) Citizenship

Consider the following statements
1. The Article 20 of the Constitution of India states that no person can be convicted for any office except for the violation of law in force at the time of the commission of the act charged as an offence.
2. The Article 21 of the Constitution of India states that no person shall be deprived of his life and personal liberty except according to procedure established by law.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) .Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) ,Both 1 and 2
(D) Neither 1 nor 2

Which one of the following can be provided under RTI Act, 2005?

(A) Information leading to incitement of an offense
(B) Information leading to disclosure that may constitute contempt of court
(C) Conditional disclosure relating to information on intellectual property
(D) Information relating to cabinet papers recording deliberations of Council of Ministers

Which one of the following is Human Right as well as a Fundamental Right under the Constitution of India?

(A) Right to Information
(B) Right to Education
(C) Right to Work
(D) Right to Housing

How many Fundamental Rights are enjoyed by the Indians?

(A) Nine
(B) Ten
(C) Seven
(D) Six

Right to Information in India is a?

(A) Fundamental Right
(B) Legal Right
(C) Both Fundamental and Legal Rights
(D) Neither Fundamental nor Legal Right

A writ issued by the judiciary enquiring upon the executive to do what it should have done within its stipulated powers is called

(A) Habeas Corpus
(B) Mandamus
(C) Prohibition
(D) Quo Warranto

Under the provisions of Right to Freedom of religion are included
1. Right to propagate religion.
2. Right to the Sikhs to wear and carry ‘Kripan’.
3. Right of the state to legislate for social reforms.
Right of religious bodies to secure conversion of people to their own faith.
Select the correct answer from the codes given below

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

Which provision of the Fundamental Rights is directly related to the exploitation of children?

(A) Article 17
(B) Article 19
(C) Article 23
(D) Article 24

Take the case of dignity and equal rights for women. How do democrats help?

(A) Women in democracies have equal degree of political representation in legislature
(B) Women in democracies have guaranteed rights and are always treated with respect
(C) Women in democracies are not subjected to sex discrimination in most aspects of social life
(D) In democracies, the principle of equality is accepted as legal norm, which makes it easier to guarantee their freedom and dignity

The Right to Property was’ removed from the list of Fundamental Rights enlisted in the Constitution of India through which one of the following Amendments?

(A) 42nd Amendment
(B) -44th Amendment
(C) 46th Amendment
(D) 47th Amendment

Which of the following Articles of Indian Constitution guarantees freedom to press?

(A) Article 16
(B) Article 19
(C) Article 22
(D) Article 31

Which one of the following rights is available under Article 19(1) D read with Article 21?

(A) Right to Travel Abroad
(B) Right to Shelter
(C) Right to Privacy
(D) Right to Information

Right to Education to all children between the age of 6 to 14 years is?

(A) included in the Directive Principles of State Policy
(B) a Fundamental Right
(C) a Statutory Right
(D) None of the above