06 January 2018

1.    Consider the following statements regarding Prime minister of India:
1.    He has full discretion in the choice of persons who are to serve as ministers in the union cabinet.
2.    The death or resignation of Prime Minister automatically brings about the dissolution of council of ministers.
3.    If someone becomes a Prime Minister without being an MP, such a person has to get elected to the Parliament within 6 months.
4.    The Prime Minister is involved in all crucial decisions and decides on the policies of the government.
Which of the above statements are correct?
(a)    1 and 2    (b)    2, 3 and 4
(c)    1, 2 and 4    (d)    All of the above

2.    Which article says that “The State shall take steps to organise village panchayats and endow them with powers and authority to enable them to function as units of self-government.”
(a)    Articles 243
(b)    Articles 243(a)
(c)    Articles 243(b)
(d)    None of the above

3.    Consider the following statements
1.    Under Article 53 the Executive power of the Union is vested in the Prime Minister of India.
2.    The administrative power of the President includes the power to appoint and remove the high dignitaries of the state.
Which of these given statements are correct?
(a)    Only 1
(b)    Only 2
(c)    Both 1 and 2
(d)    None of the above

4.    Article 148 deals with-
(a)    Comptroller and Auditor General of India
(b)    Attorney General for India
(c)    Advocate general for the states
(d)    State Public Service Commission

5.    Consider the following statements and mark the correct one/ ones.
1.    The 2014 general election, that is the 16th general elections had maximum number of national parties since Independence.
2.    61st amendment Act lowered the age of voting from 21 to 18.
3.    The term political party is used in the constitution of India under the tenth schedule.
4.    Retiring election commissioners are debarred from any further appointment by the government.
(a)    1, 2 and 3
(b)    3 and 4
(c)    2 and 3
(d)    1, 2 and 4



1 d
2 d
3 b
4 a
5 c

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