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Who among the following constitute the National Development Council?
1. The Prime Minister
2. The Chairman, Finance Commission
3. Ministers of the Union Cabinet
4. Chief Ministers of the States

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1, 2 and 3 only
no
1, 3 and 4 only
yes
2 and 4 only
no
1, 2, 3 and 4
no
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Consider the following statements:
1. National Development Council is an organ of the Planning Commission.
2. The Economic and Social Planning is kept in the Concurrent List in the Constitution of India.
3. The Constitution of India prescribes that Panchayats should be assigned the task of preparation of plans for economic development and social justice.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
1 only
no
2 and 3 only
yes
1 and 3 only
no
1, 2 and 3
no
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Consider the following provisions under the Directive Principles of State Policy as enshrined in the Constitution of India :
1. Securing for citizens of India a uniform civil code
2. Organizing village Panchayats
3. Promoting cottage industries in rural areas
4. Securing for all the workers reasonable leisure and cultural opportunities

Which of the above are the Gandhian Principles that are reflected in the Directive Principles of State Policy?
1, 2 and 4 only
no
2 and 3 only
yes
1, 3 and 4 only
no
1, 2, 3 and 4
no
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What will follow if a Money Bill is substantially amended by the Rajya Sabha?
The Lok Sabha may still proceed with the Bill, accepting or not accepting the recommendations of the Rajya Sabha.
yes
The Lok Sabha cannot consider the Bill further.
no
The Lok Sabha may send the Bill to the Rajya Sabha for reconsideration.
no
The President may call a joint sitting for passing the Bill.
no
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Which of the following provisions of the Constitution of India have a bearing on Education?
1. Directive Principles of State Policy
2. Rural and Urban Local Bodies
3. Fifth Schedule
4. Sixth Schedule
5. Seventh Schedule

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 and 2 only
no
3, 4 and 5 only
no
1, 2 and 5 only
no
1, 2, 3, 4 and 5
yes
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The Parliamentary Committee on Public Accounts (PAC)....

1. consists of not more than 25 Members of the Lok Sabha
2. scrutinizes appropriation and finance accounts of Government
3. Examines the report of CAG.

Which of the statements given above is / are correct? 
1 only
no
2 and 3 only
yes
3 only
no
1, 2 and 3
no
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In the Constitution of India, promotion of international peace and security is included in the...........
Preamble to the Constitution
no
Directive Principles of State Policy (DPSP)
yes
Fundamental Duties
no
Ninth Schedule
no
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The Parliament can make any law for whole or any part of India for implementing international treaties..........
With the consent of all the States
no
With the consent of the majority of States
no
With the consent of the States concerned
no
Without the consent of any State
yes
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Which of the following is / are the function/functions of the Cabinet Secretariat?

1. Preparation of agenda for Cabinet Meetings
2. Secretarial assistance to Cabinet Committees
3. Allocation of financial resources to the Ministries

Select the correct answer using the code given below.
1 only
no
2 and 3 only
no
1 and 2 only
yes
1, 2 and 3
no
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Which one of the following statements is correct?
1. In India, the same person cannot be appointed as Governor for two or more States at the same time.
2. The Judges of the High Court of the States in India are appointed by the Governor of the State just as the Judges of the Supreme Court are appointed by the President.
3. No procedure has been laid down in the Constitution of India for the removal of a Governor from his/her post.
4. In the case of a Union Territory having a legislative setup, the Chief Minister is appointed by the Lt. Governor on the basis of majority support.
1
no
2
no
3
yes
4
no
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