Quiz | Jatin Verma’s IAS Academy
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Q1

Consider the following pairs:

(Reason for Creation & Union Territory)                               

1. Cultural distinctiveness:  Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep

2. Political and administrative consideration: Puducherry, Dadra and Nagar Haveli 

3. Chandigarh: Special treatment and care of the backward people

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

Q2

The Chief Election Commissioner can be removed by the President of India, if

Q3

The Election Commission conducts the election for which of the following?

1. The office of President of India

2. The Panchayats and Municipalities

3. The election to Lok Sabha

4. The office of Vice President of India

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q4

Consider the following statements:

1. Since its inception, the Election Commission has been functioning as a multimember body consisting of three election commissioners.

2. The Constitution has provided conditions of service and tenure of office of the election commissioners and the regional commissioners.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q5

Consider the following statements:

1. Like the governor of a state, an administrator of a union territory is the head of the territory.

2. The Parliament can make laws on any subject of the three lists including the State List for the union territories.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q6

With reference to the administration of the ‘scheduled areas’, consider the following statements:

1. The governor is empowered to declare an area to be a scheduled area and has a special responsibility regarding such areas.

2. All the members of the Tribes Advisory Council are to be the representatives of the scheduled tribes in the state legislative assembly.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q7

Consider the following statements:

1. The Chief Election Commissioner and the two other election commissioners are provided with the security of tenure.

2. The Chief Election Commissioner and the two other election commissioners hold office for a term of six years or until they attain the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier.

3. The Constitution has debarred the retiring election commissioners from any further appointment by the government.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q8

With reference to the Union Public Service Commission, consider the following statements:

1. It is the central recruiting and training agency in India

2. It has been directly created by the Constitution.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q1.

Consider the following pairs:

(Reason for Creation & Union Territory)                               

1. Cultural distinctiveness:  Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep

2. Political and administrative consideration: Puducherry, Dadra and Nagar Haveli 

3. Chandigarh: Special treatment and care of the backward people

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

a) 3 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 1, 2 and 3
d) None of the above
Q2.

The Chief Election Commissioner can be removed by the President of India, if

a) The Rajya Sabha sends a written request to the President.
b) Both Houses of Parliament make a recommendation with a special majority.
c) The Rajya Sabha passes a resolution and the Lok Sabha approves it.
d) A resolution is passed in the Lok Sabha with absolute majority and the Rajya Sabha approves it.
Q3.

The Election Commission conducts the election for which of the following?

1. The office of President of India

2. The Panchayats and Municipalities

3. The election to Lok Sabha

4. The office of Vice President of India

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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

Consider the following statements:

1. Since its inception, the Election Commission has been functioning as a multimember body consisting of three election commissioners.

2. The Constitution has provided conditions of service and tenure of office of the election commissioners and the regional commissioners.

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.

Consider the following statements:

1. Like the governor of a state, an administrator of a union territory is the head of the territory.

2. The Parliament can make laws on any subject of the three lists including the State List for the union territories.

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 administration of the ‘scheduled areas’, consider the following statements:

1. The governor is empowered to declare an area to be a scheduled area and has a special responsibility regarding such areas.

2. All the members of the Tribes Advisory Council are to be the representatives of the scheduled tribes in the state legislative assembly.

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.

Consider the following statements:

1. The Chief Election Commissioner and the two other election commissioners are provided with the security of tenure.

2. The Chief Election Commissioner and the two other election commissioners hold office for a term of six years or until they attain the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier.

3. The Constitution has debarred the retiring election commissioners from any further appointment by the government.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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

With reference to the Union Public Service Commission, consider the following statements:

1. It is the central recruiting and training agency in India

2. It has been directly created by the Constitution.

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