Prelims-IAS –POLITY MCQ-40

1..The origin of ordinance making power as provided in Indian Constitution can be traced back to:

(a) Government of India Act, 1935
(b) Morley Minto Reforms, 1909
(c) Indian Councils Act, 1861
(d) Indian Councils Act, 1892

2..Consider the following statements regarding Constituent Assembly:

  1. It was a fully sovereign body.
  2. It could abrogate or alter any law made by the British Parliament in relation to India.
  3. Princely states never joined the assembly.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

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

3..Which of the following could come under ‘reasonable restrictions’ provided by the constitution on exercise of Freedom of Speech and expression (Article 19(2))?

  1. Leaking classified material by an Intelligence officer.
  2. Giving speech to take up arms.
  3. Speech which can hamper stability of government in Lok Sabha.
  4. Contempt of Court.

Select the correct answer using code given below:

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

4..The Election Commission of India is responsible for holding elections to which of the following entities?

  1. Municipality elections
  2. Office of President
  3. Office of Vice-President
  4. Speaker of Lok Sabha

Select the correct answer using the code given below.
(a) 2 and 3 only
(b) 2, 3 and 4 only
(c) 1 only
(d) None

5..Which among the following statements is/are correct regarding amending procedure of the Constitution?

1. All amendments to the Constitution are initiated only in the Parliament.
2. A private member can introduce a bill to amend the constitution.
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

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