Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Which one of the following is a federal feature of Indian polity?

Q2

Consider the following statements:

1. A single state cannot request the Parliament to make a law on a state subject.

2. All-India services are recruited and trained jointly by the Centre and the states.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q3

Why did the framers of the Indian Constitution prefer the British parliamentary system over the presidential system of government of the United States of America?

1. The American system gives more responsibility but less stability.

2. The constitution-makers were familiar with the parliamentary system of government.

3. In order to avoid the conflicts between the legislature and the judiciary.

4. In order to ensure greater representation to various section.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

Q4

Consider the following countries:

1. Russia

2. Switzerland

3. Japan

4. France

In which of the above countries a federal model of government is prevalent?

Q5

With reference to the difference between Federal and Unitary Governments, consider the following statements:

1. The constitution is always supreme in a federal form of government while the constitution may be or may not be supreme in case of unitary governments.

2. The Unitary form of governments always have unicameral legislature while the federal form of governments always have a Bicameral legislature.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q6

With reference to the functions of the Inter-State Council, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. Its functions are not mentioned in the Constitution.

2. Its function to enquire and advice upon inter-state disputes is not complementary to the Supreme Court’s jurisdiction.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q7

With reference to the functions of the Inter-State Council, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. Its functions are not mentioned in the Constitution.

2. Its function to enquire and advice upon inter-state disputes is not complementary to the Supreme Court’s jurisdiction.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q8

With reference to the parliamentary system of government, consider the following statements:

1. In this form of government, the ministers depend on the mercy of the majority legislators for their continuity and survival in office.

2. This system of government is not conducive for the formulation and implementation of long-term policies.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q9

Who of the following are members of the Inter-State Council? 

1. The Home Minister of India

2. The Governors of all states

3. The Prime Minister of India

4. The Chief Ministers of all the states

5. The Chief Ministers of union territories having legislative assemblies

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q1.

Which one of the following is a federal feature of Indian polity?

a) The All India Services.
b) A written constitution
c) The Single Citizenship system.
d) A judicial system with the Supreme Court at the top and the state high courts below it.
Q2.

Consider the following statements:

1. A single state cannot request the Parliament to make a law on a state subject.

2. All-India services are recruited and trained jointly by the Centre and the states.

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
Q3.

Why did the framers of the Indian Constitution prefer the British parliamentary system over the presidential system of government of the United States of America?

1. The American system gives more responsibility but less stability.

2. The constitution-makers were familiar with the parliamentary system of government.

3. In order to avoid the conflicts between the legislature and the judiciary.

4. In order to ensure greater representation to various section.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a) 1 and 4 only
b) 2 and 4 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q4.

Consider the following countries:

1. Russia

2. Switzerland

3. Japan

4. France

In which of the above countries a federal model of government is prevalent?

a) 3 and 4 only
b) 1, 2 and 4 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1 and 2 only
Q5.

With reference to the difference between Federal and Unitary Governments, consider the following statements:

1. The constitution is always supreme in a federal form of government while the constitution may be or may not be supreme in case of unitary governments.

2. The Unitary form of governments always have unicameral legislature while the federal form of governments always have a Bicameral legislature.

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
Q6.

With reference to the functions of the Inter-State Council, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. Its functions are not mentioned in the Constitution.

2. Its function to enquire and advice upon inter-state disputes is not complementary to the Supreme Court’s jurisdiction.

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
Q7.

With reference to the functions of the Inter-State Council, which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. Its functions are not mentioned in the Constitution.

2. Its function to enquire and advice upon inter-state disputes is not complementary to the Supreme Court’s jurisdiction.

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
Q8.

With reference to the parliamentary system of government, consider the following statements:

1. In this form of government, the ministers depend on the mercy of the majority legislators for their continuity and survival in office.

2. This system of government is not conducive for the formulation and implementation of long-term policies.

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.

Who of the following are members of the Inter-State Council? 

1. The Home Minister of India

2. The Governors of all states

3. The Prime Minister of India

4. The Chief Ministers of all the states

5. The Chief Ministers of union territories having legislative assemblies

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 2 and 3 only
b) 1, 3, 4 and 5 only
c) 1, 2, 4 and 5 only
d) 2, 3, 4 and 5 only