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Q1

Which of the following statements is/are correct about the NITI Aayog?

1. It is not a constitutional body but a statutory body.

2. It is chaired by the Prime Minister of India.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q2

Consider the following statements:

1. The removal procedure of the Chairman and members of a State Public Service Commission is similar to that of the removal procedure of the Chairman of the Union Public Service Commission.

2. In context to the grounds of removable of the Chairman or any other member of a State Public Service Commission, the Constitution has also defined the term ‘misbehaviour'.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q3

Which of the following is/are non-constitutional body/bodies?

1. Central Vigilance Commission

2. Statement Public Service Commission

3. Joint State Public Service Commission

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q4

Consider the following statements about the Finance Commission:

1. The Chairman of the Finance Commission and other members hold office for such period of five years.

2. As per the Constitution, the Chairman of the Finance Commission should be a person having experience in public affairs.

3. The Chairman of the Finance Commission and other members are eligible for reappointment.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q5

Which one of the following Amendment to the Constitution provided for the establishment of a high-level multi-member National Commission for SCs and STs in the place of a single Special Officer for SCs and STs?

Q6

Which of the following functions are performed by the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes?

1. To inquire into specific complaints with respect to the deprivation of rights and safeguards of the STs.

2. To take measures to be taken to safeguard the rights of the tribal communities over mineral resources, water resources, etc., as per law.

3. To ensure full implementation of the Provisions of Panchayats (Extension to the Scheduled Areas) Act, 1996.

4. To reduce and ultimately eliminate the practice of shifting cultivation by tribals that lead to their continuous disempowerment and degradation of land and the environment.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q7

Consider the following statements:

1. The office of Special Officer for Linguistic Minorities was provided through the Seventh Constitutional Amendment Act of 1956.

2. He investigates all matters relating to the safeguards provided for linguistic minorities under the Constitution and presents an annual report to the President.

3. The Special Officer for Linguistic Minorities can be removed only by an order of the President, based on a motion passed by both Houses of Parliament.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

Q8

Regarding the Attorney General of India, which of the following find(s) mentioned in the Constitution?

2. Term of office

3. Procedure and grounds for his removal

4. Remuneration

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

Q1.

Which of the following statements is/are correct about the NITI Aayog?

1. It is not a constitutional body but a statutory body.

2. It is chaired by the Prime Minister 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
Q2.

Consider the following statements:

1. The removal procedure of the Chairman and members of a State Public Service Commission is similar to that of the removal procedure of the Chairman of the Union Public Service Commission.

2. In context to the grounds of removable of the Chairman or any other member of a State Public Service Commission, the Constitution has also defined the term ‘misbehaviour'.

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.

Which of the following is/are non-constitutional body/bodies?

1. Central Vigilance Commission

2. Statement Public Service Commission

3. Joint State Public Service Commission

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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

Consider the following statements about the Finance Commission:

1. The Chairman of the Finance Commission and other members hold office for such period of five years.

2. As per the Constitution, the Chairman of the Finance Commission should be a person having experience in public affairs.

3. The Chairman of the Finance Commission and other members are eligible for reappointment.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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

Which one of the following Amendment to the Constitution provided for the establishment of a high-level multi-member National Commission for SCs and STs in the place of a single Special Officer for SCs and STs?

a) The 65th Constitutional Amendment Act
b) The 61st Constitutional Amendment Act
c) The 69th Constitutional Amendment Act
d) The 89th Constitutional Amendment Act
Q6.

Which of the following functions are performed by the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes?

1. To inquire into specific complaints with respect to the deprivation of rights and safeguards of the STs.

2. To take measures to be taken to safeguard the rights of the tribal communities over mineral resources, water resources, etc., as per law.

3. To ensure full implementation of the Provisions of Panchayats (Extension to the Scheduled Areas) Act, 1996.

4. To reduce and ultimately eliminate the practice of shifting cultivation by tribals that lead to their continuous disempowerment and degradation of land and the environment.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 3 and 4 only
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 1, 2 and 3 only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4
Q7.

Consider the following statements:

1. The office of Special Officer for Linguistic Minorities was provided through the Seventh Constitutional Amendment Act of 1956.

2. He investigates all matters relating to the safeguards provided for linguistic minorities under the Constitution and presents an annual report to the President.

3. The Special Officer for Linguistic Minorities can be removed only by an order of the President, based on a motion passed by both Houses of Parliament.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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

Regarding the Attorney General of India, which of the following find(s) mentioned in the Constitution?

2. Term of office

3. Procedure and grounds for his removal

4. Remuneration

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

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