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Q1

The office of governor has a dual role. What does it imply?

1. As the chief executive head of the state, all decisions of the state government are taken in his name.

2. The office of governor of a state is an employment under the Central government.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q2

With reference to the Chief Minister of a state, consider the following statements

1. He allocates and reshuffles the portfolios among ministers.

2. He can bring about the collapse of the council of ministers.

3. He can ask a minister to resign.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q3

Consider the following statements:

1. The governor appoints the state election commissioner and removes them as per the advice of the state council of ministers.

2. During a constitutional emergency, the governor enjoys extensive executive powers as an agent of the President.

3. He appoints the chancellor and vice-chancellors of universities in the state.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q4

When a money bill is sent to the governor after it is passed by state legislature, he can:

1. He can return the bill.

2. He can reserve the bill for the consideration of the President.

3. He can withhold his assent to the bill.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q5

Consider the following statements:

1. According to the Constitution, the term of Chief Minister is five years.

2. There is a direct election to the post of the Chief Minister of state.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q6

"It is the duty of the Chief Minister to communicate to the governor of the state all decisions of the council of ministers relating to the administration of the affairs of the state and proposals for legislation. " The above phrase has been mentioned in

Q7

"It is the duty of the Chief Minister to communicate to the governor of the state all decisions of the council of ministers relating to the administration of the affairs of the state and proposals for legislation. " The above phrase has been mentioned in

Q8

Which of the following Constitutional Amendment Act provided for the appointment of the same person as Governor for two or more states? 

Q9

Consider the following statements

  1. If a state law prescribes for a death sentence, the power to grant pardon lies with the Governor.
  2. When the governor reserves a bill for the consideration of the President, he will not have any further role in the enactment of the bill.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are not correct?

 

Q10

Which of the following provisions of the Constitution deal with the relationship between the governor and the Chief Minister?

  1. Article 162
  2. Article 163
  3. Article 164
  4. Article 165 
  5. Article 166

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

Q11

Consider the following pairs

  1. Article 164 - Council of Ministers to aid and advise Governor
  2. Article 166 - Conduct of business of the Government of a State
  3. Article 167 - Duties of Chief Minister as respects the furnishing of information to Governor, etc.

Which of the pairs given above is/are correct?

 

Q12

Which of the following Constitution Amendment Acts seeks that the size of Councils of Ministers at the Centre and in a State must not exceed 15 per cent of the total number of members in the Lok Sabha and the total number of members of the Legislative Assembly of that State, respectively?

 

Q1.

The office of governor has a dual role. What does it imply?

1. As the chief executive head of the state, all decisions of the state government are taken in his name.

2. The office of governor of a state is an employment under the Central government.

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
Q2.

With reference to the Chief Minister of a state, consider the following statements

1. He allocates and reshuffles the portfolios among ministers.

2. He can bring about the collapse of the council of ministers.

3. He can ask a minister to resign.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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

Consider the following statements:

1. The governor appoints the state election commissioner and removes them as per the advice of the state council of ministers.

2. During a constitutional emergency, the governor enjoys extensive executive powers as an agent of the President.

3. He appoints the chancellor and vice-chancellors of universities in the state.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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

When a money bill is sent to the governor after it is passed by state legislature, he can:

1. He can return the bill.

2. He can reserve the bill for the consideration of the President.

3. He can withhold his assent to the bill.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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

Consider the following statements:

1. According to the Constitution, the term of Chief Minister is five years.

2. There is a direct election to the post of the Chief Minister of state.

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.

"It is the duty of the Chief Minister to communicate to the governor of the state all decisions of the council of ministers relating to the administration of the affairs of the state and proposals for legislation. " The above phrase has been mentioned in

a) Article 167
b) Article 165
c) Article 166
d) Article 177
Q7.

"It is the duty of the Chief Minister to communicate to the governor of the state all decisions of the council of ministers relating to the administration of the affairs of the state and proposals for legislation. " The above phrase has been mentioned in

a) Article 167
b) Article 165
c) Article 166
d) Article 177
Q8.

Which of the following Constitutional Amendment Act provided for the appointment of the same person as Governor for two or more states? 

a) 4th Amendment
b) 7th Amendment
c) 11th Amendment
d) 24th Amendment
Q9.

Consider the following statements

  1. If a state law prescribes for a death sentence, the power to grant pardon lies with the Governor.
  2. When the governor reserves a bill for the consideration of the President, he will not have any further role in the enactment of the bill.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are not correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both 1 and 2
d) Neither 1 nor 2
Q10.

Which of the following provisions of the Constitution deal with the relationship between the governor and the Chief Minister?

  1. Article 162
  2. Article 163
  3. Article 164
  4. Article 165 
  5. Article 166

Select the correct code using the option given below

 

a) 1, 3 and 5 only
b) 2, and 3 only
c) 2, 3 and 5 only
d) 3, 4 and 5 only
Q11.

Consider the following pairs

  1. Article 164 - Council of Ministers to aid and advise Governor
  2. Article 166 - Conduct of business of the Government of a State
  3. Article 167 - Duties of Chief Minister as respects the furnishing of information to Governor, etc.

Which of the pairs given above is/are correct?

 

a) 1 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q12.

Which of the following Constitution Amendment Acts seeks that the size of Councils of Ministers at the Centre and in a State must not exceed 15 per cent of the total number of members in the Lok Sabha and the total number of members of the Legislative Assembly of that State, respectively?

 

a) 91st
b) 93rd
c) 95th
d) 97th