Polity

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A deadlock between the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha calls for a joint sitting of the Parliament during the passage of.....
1. Ordinary Legislation
2. Money Bill
3. Constitution Amendment Bill
Select the correct answer using the codes given below :
1 only
yes
2 and 3 only
no
1 and 3 only
no
1, 2 and 3
no
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Which of the following are the discretionary powers given to the Governor of a State?

1. Sending a report to the President of India for imposing the President’s rule
2. Appointing the Ministers
3. Reserving certain bills passed by the State Legislature for consideration of the President of India
4. Making the rules to conduct the business of the State Government
Select the correct answer using the code given below.

1 and 2 only.
no
1 and 3 only.
yes
2, 3 and 4 only.
no
1, 2, 3 and 4.
no
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 With reference to Indian History, the Members of the Constituent Assembly from the Provinces were.....
Directly elected by the people of those Provinces
no
Nominated by the Indian National Congress and the Muslim League
yes
Elected by the Provincial Legislative Assemblies
no
Selected by the Government for their expertise in constitutional matters
no
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According to the Constitution of India, it is the duty of the President of India to cause to be laid before the Parliament which of the following?

1. The Recommendations of the Union Finance Commission
2. The Report of the Public Accounts Committee
3. The Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General
4. The Report of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes

Select the correct answer using the codes given below :
1 only
no
2 and 4 only
no
1, 3 and 4 only
yes
1, 2, 3 and 4
no
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Consider the following statements:

1. The President shall make rules for the more convenient transaction of the business of the Government of India, and for the allocation among Ministers of the said business.
2. All executive actions of the Government of India shall be expressed to be taken in the name of the Prime Minister.

Which of the statements given above is / are correct?
1 only
yes
2 only
no
Both 1 and 2
no
Neither 1 nor 2
no
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Who is the de facto Chairman of Rajya Sabha?
PM
no
President
no
Vice President
yes
Speaker, Lok Sabha
no
CM of largest state
no
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What is the minimum age prescribed for the President of India?
25
no
30
no
35
yes
40
no
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It is a Writ, though which a person can seek relief from the unlawful detention of him or herself, or of another person. Identify the writ
Mandamus
no
Habeas Corpus
yes
Quo Warranto
no
Prohibition
no
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Which is the following is not an essential qualification for appointment as a Governor?
He must not be a member of either house or Parliament.
no
He should be a domicile of the state to which he is being appointed.
yes
He should be a citizen of India.
no
He must have completed the age of 35 years.
no
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Who among the following has a right to attend the Lok Sabha session though he is not a member?

Chief Justice
no
Vice President
no
Auditor General
no
Attorney General
yes
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