get the app get the app       get the app       get the app

Constitutional development QUESTIONS

Exam NameConstitutional development QUESTIONS
DescriptionConstitutional development QUESTIONS and Answers exams contains the questions from various competitive exams.These questions are the part of previous year paper.These kind of questions would be helpful in preparing for exams like IAS, PCS, UPSC, NDA, CDS SSC, RRB, PSC, IBPS

Back to Parent Category
Create QuestionPDF   Start Exam
Question: In which of the following situations can the President promulgate an Ordinance?

Answer:Parliament is not in session

Question: Which of the following events made Gandhiji to launch, for the first time, Civil Disobedience Movement?

Answer:Promulgation of the Rowlatt Act of 1919

Question: Dyarchy as the form of Government at the provincial level was introduced by the

Answer:Government of India Act, 1919

Question: Which of the following Acts of British Parliament envisaged for the first time a closer association of Indians with the administration?

Answer:Indian Council Act, 1909

Question: For how long can the President's rule in a State be imposed initially?

Answer:Six months

Question: In accordance with the provisions of our Constitution, new all-India Services can be created only by the


Question: Both the Union and the States derive their authority from the Constitution of India which divides, as between them, all of the following powers, except


Question: Which of the following Schedules in the Constitution divides the legislative powers between the Union and the States?

Answer:VII Schedule

Question: The powers to legislate with respect to any matter not enumerated in any of the three Lists are mentioned as Residuary Powers. Which of the following is empowered to determine finally as to whether or not a particular matter falls in this category?

Answer:Judiciary only

Question: The vesting of Residuary Powers under our Constitution in the Union, instead of the state legislatures, follows the precedent of the

Answer:Canadian Constitution

Question: 'Closure' In parliamentary terminology means

Answer:a rule of legislative procedure under which further debate on a motion can be stopped

Question: Which is the constitutional authority that has been made responsible for constituting the Finance Commission periodically?

Answer:President of India

Question: The Finance Commission is normally expected to by constituted after every

Answer:five years

Question: In which of the following cases is a joint session of the two Houses of Parliament not neccessary?

Answer:A Bill to amend the Constitution

Question: To whom does the Public Accounts Committee submit its reports?

Answer:Speaker of Lok Sabha

Question: All of the following statements in regard to Money Bills are incorrect, except

Answer:a money Bill can only be introduced in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha has no power to make a change in it against the will of Lok Sabha

Question: Dr. Rajendra Prasad held the office of the President of India during the period


Question: That India is a Secular State is clearly proclaimed in the

Answer:Preamble to the Constitution

Question: A person who is arrested and detained in police custody has to be produced before the nearest magistrate

Answer:within 24 hours

Question: According to the Preamble to the Constitution, India is a

Answer:Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Repbulic