Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

'Bicameralism' and 'Direct elections' were introduced in India for the first time, through

Q2

Regarding the Charter Act of 1833, consider the following statements:

2. It made the East India Company a purely administrative body.

3. It threw the covenanted civil service to Indians through an open competition system of selection and recruitment.

2. It provided the Governor-General of India with exclusive legislative powers for entire British India.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q3

With reference to the Regulating Act of 1773, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It was the first step taken by the British Government to control and regulate the affairs of the East India Company in India.

2. Through this act, the British Government assumed direct responsibility for the governance of India.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q4

Which one of the following animals was adopted by the Constituent Assembly as its symbol or seal?

Q5

Although the motion on Draft Constitution was declared as passed on November 26, 1949, and received the signatures of the members and the President, January 26 was specifically chosen as the ‘date of commencement’ of the Constitution because

 

Q6

With reference to the first Constituent Assembly for undivided India, consider the following statements:

1. It was formed under the scheme formulated by the Cripps Mission.

2. At the time of formation, it was a fully sovereign body which could frame any Constitution it pleased.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q7

Which of the following reasons are responsible for making the Indian Constitution the lengthiest constitution of the world?

1. Mention of special provisions for some states.

2. Separate constitution and constitution machinery for all states of the Union.

3. Inclusion of fundamental principles of governance and detailed administrative provisions.

4. Incorporation of accumulated experiences of different acts and constitutions of countries.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

Q8

Consider the following statements:

1. The term ‘Federation’ has been used twice in the Constitution in Article 1 and 4 respectively.

2. The Indian federal system is largely based on the pattern of Canada.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q9

Which of the following are functions performed by the Indian Constitution?

1. It provides a political identity to the citizens.

2. It decides how the government will be constituted.

3. It ensures minimal coordination amongst the organs of the government.

4. It bestows the legislative power directly on the citizen of India.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q1.

'Bicameralism' and 'Direct elections' were introduced in India for the first time, through

a) The Act for the Good Government of India
b) The Morley-Minto Reforms Act
c) The Montagu-Chelmsford Reforms Act
d) The Indian Councils Act of 1861
Q2.

Regarding the Charter Act of 1833, consider the following statements:

2. It made the East India Company a purely administrative body.

3. It threw the covenanted civil service to Indians through an open competition system of selection and recruitment.

2. It provided the Governor-General of India with exclusive legislative powers for entire British India.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 2 only
b) 1 and 3 only
c) 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q3.

With reference to the Regulating Act of 1773, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. It was the first step taken by the British Government to control and regulate the affairs of the East India Company in India.

2. Through this act, the British Government assumed direct responsibility for the governance of India.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q4.

Which one of the following animals was adopted by the Constituent Assembly as its symbol or seal?

a) Lotus
b) Loin
c) Peacock
d) Elephant
Q5.

Although the motion on Draft Constitution was declared as passed on November 26, 1949, and received the signatures of the members and the President, January 26 was specifically chosen as the ‘date of commencement’ of the Constitution because

 

a) To wait till the annexation of princely states is completed.
b) To commemorate the Purna Swaraj Day.
c) To express sympathy towards the displaced people due to the partition of India.
d) To take concise of all the princely states.
Q6.

With reference to the first Constituent Assembly for undivided India, consider the following statements:

1. It was formed under the scheme formulated by the Cripps Mission.

2. At the time of formation, it was a fully sovereign body which could frame any Constitution it pleased.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q7.

Which of the following reasons are responsible for making the Indian Constitution the lengthiest constitution of the world?

1. Mention of special provisions for some states.

2. Separate constitution and constitution machinery for all states of the Union.

3. Inclusion of fundamental principles of governance and detailed administrative provisions.

4. Incorporation of accumulated experiences of different acts and constitutions of countries.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

a) 2 and 3 only
b) 1, 2, 3 and 4
c) 1, 3 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q8.

Consider the following statements:

1. The term ‘Federation’ has been used twice in the Constitution in Article 1 and 4 respectively.

2. The Indian federal system is largely based on the pattern of Canada.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q9.

Which of the following are functions performed by the Indian Constitution?

1. It provides a political identity to the citizens.

2. It decides how the government will be constituted.

3. It ensures minimal coordination amongst the organs of the government.

4. It bestows the legislative power directly on the citizen of India.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 2 and 3 only
b) 1, 2 and 4 only
c) 2, 3 and 4 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4