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Consider the following statements:

1. Article 301 pertains to the Right to Property.
2. Right to Property is a legal right but not a Fundamental Right.
3. Article 300 A was inserted in the Constitution of India by the Congress Government at the Center by the 44th Constitutional Amendment.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

2 only
yes
2 and 3
no
1 and 3
no
1, 2 and 3
no
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Which one of the following subjects is under the Union List in the Seventh Schedule of the Constitution of India?
Regulation of labour and safety in mines and oilfields
yes
Agriculture
no
Fisheries
no
Public health
no
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The following items consist of two statements, one labelled as the 'Assertion (A)' and the other as 'Reason (R)'. You are to examine these two statements carefully and select the answers to these items using the code given in options:

Assertion (A): In India, every state has a High Court in its territory.
Reason (R): The Constitution of India provides for a High Court in each state.
Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A
no
Both A and R are true but R is NOT the correct explanation of A
no
A is true but R is false
no
A is false but R is true
yes
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How many High Courts in India have jurisdiction over more than one State (Union Territories not included)?
2
no
3
yes
4
no
5
no
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Under which one of the following Constitution Amendment Acts, four languages were added to the languages under the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution of India, thereby raising their number to 22?
Constitution 90th Amendment Act
no
Constitution 91th Amendment Act
no
Constitution 92nd Amendment Act
yes
Constitution 93rd Amendment Act
no
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Which Schedule of the Constitution of India contains special provisions for the administration and control of Scheduled Areas in several States?

Third
no
Fifth
yes
Seventh
no
Ninth
no
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Consider the following statements:
1. The Advocate General of a State in India is appointed by the President of India upon the recommendation of the Governor of the concerned State.
2. As provided in Civil Procedure Code, High Courts have original, appellate and advisory jurisdiction at the State level.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
1 only
no
2 only
no
Both 1 and 2
no
Neither 1 nor 2
yes
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Who of the following shall cause every recommendation made by the Finance Commission to be laid before each House of Parliament?

The President of India
yes
The Speaker of Lok Sabha
no
The Prime Minister of India
no
The Union Finance Minister
no
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The Constitution of India recognizes......
Only religious minorities
no
Only linguistic minorities
no
Religious and linguistic minorities
yes
Religious, linguistic & ethnic minorities
no
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In India, other than ensuring that public funds are used efficiently and for intended purpose, what is the importance of the office of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG)?

1. CAG exercises exchequer control on behalf of the Parliament when the President of India declares national emergency/financial emergency.
2. CAG reports on the execution of projects or programmes by the ministries are discussed by the Public Accounts Committee.
3. Information from CAG reports can be used by investigating agencies to press charges against those who have violated the law while managing public finances.
4. While dealing with the audit and accounting of government companies, CAG has certain judicial powers for prosecuting those who violate the law.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
1, 3 and 4 only
no
2 only
yes
2 and 3 only
no
1, 2, 3 and 4
no
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