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Q1

Consider the following statements:

1. The Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Council of States are chosen through voting by a method of Proportional representation by single transferable vote system.

2. The Deputy Chairman may be removed from his office by a resolution of the Council passed by a majority of all the then members of the Council.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q2

In which of the following matters, the President may use his discretionary powers?

1. Appointment of Prime Minister when no Political Party has a majority in Lok Sabha.

2. Exercise of suspensive veto.

3. Appointment of Governor in a state.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q3

Consider the following statements:

1. The Vice-President of India is a member and chairman of the Council of States.

2. Vice-President can resign by addressing resignation letter to deputy chairman of the Council of States.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q4

Consider the following statement:

1. Lok Sabha has a normal term of 5 years, after which it automatically dissolves.

2. During National emergency, the term of Lok Sabha can be extended for one year at a time for any number of times.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q5

With reference to the Departmental Standing Committees, consider the following statements:

1. Their members are elected by proportional representation.

2. These committees consider the demands for grants of concerned ministries and can suggest cuts in the budget.

3. Their recommendations are advisory in nature and hence not binding on the Parliament.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q6

Consider the following statements:

1. An ordinance can repeal any act of Parliament and amend a number of provisions of the Constitution.

2. An ordinance cannot be retrospective.

3. An ordinance can be withdrawn only on the advice of the council of ministers.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q7

Consider the following statements:

1. Adjournment motion can be introduced in Lok Sabha only.

2. No confidence motion can be moved against an individual minister or the entire council of minister.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q8

Consider the following statements:

1. Unlike a Money Bill, the defeat of an Ordinary Bill in the Lok Sabha may not always lead to the resignation of the government.

2. Both Money Bills and Ordinary Bill can be detained by the Rajya Sabha for a maximum period of six months only.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q9

Which of the following veto power are enjoyed by Indian President?

1. Suspensive veto

2. Qualified veto

3. Absolute veto

4. Pocket veto

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q1.

Consider the following statements:

1. The Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Council of States are chosen through voting by a method of Proportional representation by single transferable vote system.

2. The Deputy Chairman may be removed from his office by a resolution of the Council passed by a majority of all the then members of the Council.

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
Q2.

In which of the following matters, the President may use his discretionary powers?

1. Appointment of Prime Minister when no Political Party has a majority in Lok Sabha.

2. Exercise of suspensive veto.

3. Appointment of Governor in a state.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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

Consider the following statements:

1. The Vice-President of India is a member and chairman of the Council of States.

2. Vice-President can resign by addressing resignation letter to deputy chairman of the Council of States.

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.

Consider the following statement:

1. Lok Sabha has a normal term of 5 years, after which it automatically dissolves.

2. During National emergency, the term of Lok Sabha can be extended for one year at a time for any number of times.

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
Q5.

With reference to the Departmental Standing Committees, consider the following statements:

1. Their members are elected by proportional representation.

2. These committees consider the demands for grants of concerned ministries and can suggest cuts in the budget.

3. Their recommendations are advisory in nature and hence not binding on the Parliament.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 3 only
b) 2 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q6.

Consider the following statements:

1. An ordinance can repeal any act of Parliament and amend a number of provisions of the Constitution.

2. An ordinance cannot be retrospective.

3. An ordinance can be withdrawn only on the advice of the council of ministers.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a) 3 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) 1, 2 and 3
Q7.

Consider the following statements:

1. Adjournment motion can be introduced in Lok Sabha only.

2. No confidence motion can be moved against an individual minister or the entire council of minister.

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
Q8.

Consider the following statements:

1. Unlike a Money Bill, the defeat of an Ordinary Bill in the Lok Sabha may not always lead to the resignation of the government.

2. Both Money Bills and Ordinary Bill can be detained by the Rajya Sabha for a maximum period of six months only.

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 veto power are enjoyed by Indian President?

1. Suspensive veto

2. Qualified veto

3. Absolute veto

4. Pocket veto

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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