07 January 2018

1.    Consider the following statements about “Gram uday se Bharat Uday”Abhiyan.
1.    The campaign aimed to generate nation-wide efforts to increase social harmony across villages.
2.    The campaign will continue for a year to commemorate the 125th Birth anniversary of Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar.
3.    Information regarding the various schemes of the government to foster social justice was also provided during the campaign.
Which option/s is/are correct?
(a)    1 and 3 are correct.
(b)    Only 2 is correct.
(c)    Only 1
(d)    1, 2 and 3

2.    Which of these committees are matched correctly with their Chairman?
1.    Study Team on the Position of Gram Sabha in Panchayati Raj Movement-R.R. Diwakar
2.    Study Team on Nyaya Panchayats- Smt. Daya Choube
3.    Committee on Community Development and Panchayati Raj -G.R. Rajgopal
(a)    Only 1        (b)    Only 2
(c)    Only 3        (d)    1 and 3

3.    Consider the following statements regarding the duties of Prime Minister, as included in Article78 of the Indian Constitution.
1.    To communicate to President decisions of the council of ministers relating to the administration of the affairs of the union.
2.    To furnish the information relating to administration of the affairs of the union as called for by the President.
3.    To step down upon losing majority support in the Lower house.
4.    To submit for consideration of Council of ministers any matter on which a minister has taken a decision but it has not been considered by the council, if the President so requires.
Which of the above statements are correct?
(a)    Only 1   
(b)    1, 2 and 3
(c)    1, 2 and 4
(d)    All of the above

4.    Consider the following statements and mark the INCORRECT one/ones.
1.    Representation of the People Act, 1951(RP), provides for facility of proxy voting to the members of the armed forces and members of the force to which the provisions of the Army Act  apply
2.    There is no provision of e-voting in the RP Act.
(a)    Only 1
(b)    Only 2
(c)    Both 1 and 2
(d)    Neither 1 nor 2

5.    Which of the given statements are correct regarding disputes relating to the election of the President or Vice President
1.    Disputes relating to the election of the President or Vice President are decided by the Chief Election Commissioner in consultation with other Election Commissioners.
2.    Barring the decision of such disputes, other matters relating to the election of President or Vice President may be regulated by law made by Parliament.
(a)    Only 1
(b)    Only 2
(c)    Both 1 and 2
(d)    None of the above



1 a
2 a
3 c
4 d
5 b

Wednesday, 10 January 2018 00:00 In Exam Practice Zone English