GS(UPSC): Indian Polity and Constitution

This is an MCQ-based quiz for UPSC, SSC, and other Government Exams.

India has a federal form of government, and hence each state also has its own government. The executive of each state is the governor (equivalent to the president of India), whose role is ceremonial. The real power resides with the chief minister (equivalent to the prime minister) and the State Council of Ministers.

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For how long, a joint sitting of both the houses of Parliament may be convened to consider a bill which was passed by one house and pending in another house?

3 Months 6 Months 9 Months 12 Months

Which among the following constitution is similar to Indian Constitution because of a strong centre?

USA Canada England Japan

Which among the following amendments of the constitution of India fully secured the constitutional validity of zamindari abolition laws?

1st 2nd 3rd 4th

Which among the following does not come under Fundamental Duties of a citizen in India?

To protect and Improve Natural Environment To develop scientific temper, humanism and spirit of inquiry and reform To strive towards abolition of untouchability All are comes under fundamental duities

The power to create of abolish legislative council in states is vested with which among the following?

Council of State Ministers Governor of the state Legislative assembly of the state President of India

Which among the following article is specifically excluded from the purview of the procedure of amendment as prescribed in Article 368?

Article 54 Article 154 Article 169 Article 214

Which of the following president of India was only person to be elected unopposed?

4th President 5th President 6th President 7th President

Who among the following is the ex-officio Chairman of the Council of States?

Governor Chief Minister President Vice President

Who among the following is not a member of the committee which recommends the president of India regarding appointments of Chairperson and members of the National Human Rights Commission?

Speaker of Lok Sabha Union Home Minister Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Union Law Minister

The language and ideals of the Preamble of the Constitution of India are influenced/borrowed from which of the following constitution(s)? 1. USA 2. France 3. Australia.Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Only 1 & 2

Only 2 & 3

Only 1 & 3

1, 2 & 3

Quiz/Test Summary
Title: GS(UPSC): Indian Polity and Constitution
Questions: 10
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