Politics MCQ Questions with Answer
Q11. The Constitution of India was adopted on
(a) 26 January 1950
(b) 26 January 1949
(c) 26 November 1949
(d) 31 December 1949
Q12. Which article of the Indian Constitution provides for the institution of Panchayati Raj?
(a) Article 36
(b) Article 39
(c) Article 40
(d) Article 48
Q13. The Chief Election Commissioner of India holds office for a period of
(a) six years
(b) During the pleasure of the President
(c) For 6 years or till the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier
(d) For 5 years or till the age of 60 years, whichever is earlier
Q14. Assertions (a): The word minority is not defined in the Constitution of India.
Reason (R): The Minorities Commission is not a constitutional body.
Which of the following is correct?
(a) Both A and R true and R is the correct explanation of A.
(b) Both A and R are true but R is not a correct explanation of A
(c) A is true but R is false.
(d) A is false but R is true.
Q15. Indian Penal Code came into operation in
Q16. Which one among the following statements about the functioning of political parties in a democracy is not correct?
(a) Political parties give political education to the people
(b) Political parties serve as a link between the government and the people
(c) Political parties fight elections and try to get the maximum number of their candidates elected
(d) None of the above
Q17. The Ashok Mehta Committee laid greater emphasis on
(a) Gram Sabha
(b) Mandal Sabha
(c) Taluka Panchayat Samiti
(d) Zila Parishad
Q18. Which of the following are matters on which a constitutional amendment is possible only with the ratification of the legislature of not less than one-half of the states?
- Election of the president
- Representation of the states in parliament
- Any of the lists in the 7th schedule
- Abolition of the Legislative Council of a State.
(a) 1, 2, and 3 only
(b) 1, 2, and 4 only
(c) 1, 3, and 4 only
(d) 2, 3, and 4 only
Q19. When was our National Anthem first sung and where?
(a) 24th January 1950 in Allahabad
(b) 24th January 1950 in Delhi
(c) 26th December 1942 in Calcutta
(d) 27th December 1911 in Calcutta
Q20. The term ‘Caste’ was derived from