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1. Which date is reffered to as date of commencement of the constitution? a. 15 august 1947 b. 26 january 1947 c. 26 january 1950 d.

none of the above 2. Our national flag was adopted on a. 22 july 1947 b. 15 august 1947 c. 22 august 1947 d. none of these 3.constitution of india has(at time of adoption) a. 390 articles b. 395 articles c. 292 articles d. 142 articles 4.our national song and national anthem was adopted on a. 26 january 1950 b. 24 january 1950 c. 15 august 1947 d. none of these 5.constitution of india has.schedules a. 10 b.11 c.12 d. 13 6. Articles 242-243O deals in a. scheduled and tribe areas b. panchayats c. official languages d. the municipalities 7. Which articles of our constitution deals in fundamental rights? a. 1-4 b 5-11 c. 12-35 d. 36-51 8.originally, how many fundamental rights were listed in our constitution? a. 5 b.6 c. 7 d. 8 9.which articles deals with right to equality a. 14-18 b.19 c.23-24 d. 25-28 many sub rights are given under right to freedom? a. 4 b.5 c.6 d.7 11. Our constitution was adopted on? a. 26 jan 1950 b. 26 november 1949 c. 26 jan 1948 d.none of these 12.which of the following article provides that our constitution is neither too rigid nor flexible? a. article 361 b. article 362 c. article 368 d. article 369 13.constitution of india has a. 20 chapters b. 21 chapters c. 22 chapters d. 24 chapters 14.right against exploitation is listed in which articles a. 20-21 b. 22-23 c.23-24 d. 25-28 15. Which of the following is not the type of writ that can be issued by courts? a. mandamus b. habeas corpus c. certiorari d. preclomation 16. Right to property, which was once one of the fundamental right, is listed in which article? a. 23 b.28 c.30 d. 31 17.right to information came into force on? a. October 21, 2001 b. October 12, 2005 c. October 15, 2006 d.none of these 18.directive principles are listed in which articles? a. article 36-51 b. articles 34-47

c. articles 40-56 d. none of these 19.the amendment code for Indian national flog came into effect on? a.26 jan 2003 b. 26 jan 2004 c. 26 jan 2005 d. 26 jan 2006 20.president of india must be a. 25 years of age b. 30 years of age c. 35 years of age d. none of the above 21. Which amendment act enables the elected memvers of the legislative assemblies of the UTs of delhi and puducherry to take participate in the election of president? a. 70th amendment act, 1992 b. 42nd amendment act, 1992 c. 51st amendment act, 1992 d. none of these 22. Which article of our constitution provides the procedure of removal of president? a. article 60 b. article 61 c. article 62 d. artcle 63 23. Which of the following was youngest to become president? a. giani zail singh b. neelam sanjiva reddy c.v.v giri d. zakir hussain 24. Pranab mukherjee is indias a. 14th president b. 16th president c. 15th president d. 13th president 25. Who was oldest to become president? a. giani zail singh b. v.v giri c. r. venkataraman d. a.p.j abdul kalam azad 26. Name the vice president who died in office? a. g.s pathak b. b.d jatti c. krishan kant d. none of these 27.first acting prime minister of india? a. lal bahadur shastri

b. v.p singh c. charan singh d. gulzari lal nanda 28. Who was youngest to become prime minister of india at the age of just 40? a. gulzari lal nanda b.rajiv Gandhi c. v.p singh d.charan singh 29. Oldest to become prime minister of india? a. indira Gandhi b. morariji desai c. v.p singh d. charan singh 30.who was first prime minister to step down after vote of no confidence? a. rajiv Gandhi b. indira Gandhi c.v.p singh d. Chandra shekhar 31.first prime minister to die in office a. v.p singh b. charan singh c. jawahar lal Nehru d. none of these 32.who is the chairman of rajya sabha a. vice president b. speaker of rajya sabha c. chief justice of india d. none of these 33. First chief justice of india? a. j.c shah b. h.s kapadia c. h.j kania d. none of these 34.maximum members of rajya sabha are: a. 240 b.250 c. 238 d. 290 35. Maximum strength of lok sabha is? a. 550 b.540 c.560 d.545 36. Tenure of members of rajya sabha is a. 5 years

b. 5 years and 6 months c. 6 months d. none of these 37.judges of supreme court can hold office upto the age of a. 60 b.65 c.67 d.68 38. Staff selection commission was established in? a. 1975 b.1977 c. 1980 d. 1981 39.full form of CAG? a. comptroller and auditor general of india b.comptroller and assembly general of india c. central auditor general of india d. none of these 40.under which article, provision has been made for constitution of finance commission within 2 years ? a. article 245 b. article 242 c. article 280 d.article 234 41.chairman of 1st finance commission: a. y.b chawan b. b reddy c. k.c neogy d. c rangarajan 42. Chairman of 13th(current) finance commission? a. j.m shelat b. b reddy c. c rangarajan d. vijay kelkar 43.governers of states are appointed by? a. prime minister b. speaker of lok sabha c. president d. none of these 44. Which of the following state has unicameral legislature? a. Jharkhand b. Maharashtra c. Karnataka d. Bihar 45. General elections of 2009 were?

a. 13th elections b. 14th elections c. 15th elections d. 16th elections 46. Which article of constitution reads parliament may be law admit into the union or establish new states on such terms and conditions as it thinks it? a. article 2 b. article 3 c. article 4 a d. article 93 d 47.who won the first general elections held in 1952? a. bjp b. congress c. samajwadi party d. no elections held this year 48. Under the prevision of which article, constitution of india covers the case of jammu and Kashmir alone as a division of sovereignity? a. article 345 b. article 367 c. article 390 d. article 370 49.which article lists hindi as official language of india? a. article 343(1) b. article 370(1) c. article 342(2) d. none of these 50. Which article of the constitution direct the governments to establish panchayats to serve as institutions of local self governments? a. article 40 b. article 50 c. article 60 d. article 70 51.73rd constitutional amendment act was passed in? a. 1991 b. 1992 c. 1993 d. none of these 52.42nd amendment act was passed in?(guyz this 42nd amendment is very very important) a. 1976 b. 1977 c. 1978 d. 1979 53. Which amendment act of constitution states supremecy of parliament and gave primacy to directive principles over fundamental rights; added 10 fundamental duties and altered the preamble?

a. 42nd b. 93rd c.95th d. none of these 54. Which schedule of constitution deals with allocation of seats to each state and union territory in the rajya sabha? a. 2nd b. 3rd c. 4th d. 5th 55. 36th amendment act which made Sikkim a state in Indian union , was passed in? a. 1967 b. 1987 c. 1975 d. 1977 56.pre budget economic survey is prepared by? a. ministry of finance b. parliament of india c. RBI D. none of these 57.which article of constitution provides the prohibition of discrimination on ground of religion? a. article 15 b. article 16 c. article 17 d. article 18 58.the draft of preamble was prepared by? a. rajendara Prasad b. jawahar lal Nehru c. dr. b.r ambedkar d. none of these 59. 42nd amendment added words .. to original preamble a. secular and socialist b. unity and integrity c. both a and b d. none of these 60. india, that is bharat, shall be in union of states , occurs in which of the following articles of Indian constitution? a. 8 b. 7 c. 6 d. 1 61. Right to propertY is: a. fundamental right b. directive principle

c. legal right d. social right 62.the gandhian principles have been enumerated in? a. fundamental rights b. preamble c. directive principles d. fundamental duties 63. The Indian constitution is regarded as? a. federal b.unitary b. parliamentary d. federal in form and unitary in spirit 64.supreme court judges are appointed by? A. president b. parliament c. prime minister d. governor 65. The minimum age required to become prime minister a. 25 b. 35 c. 45 d. 30 66.india is federal state because its constitution provides for a.dual citizenship b. dual judiciary c.sharing power b/w states and centre d. written constitution bills can only be introduced in? a. lok sabha b. rajya sabha c. joint sessions of both houses d. none of these 68. If speaker of lower house wants to resign, he should send his resignation to? a. prime minister b. president c. deputy speaker d. chief justice 69.whichof following type of bills can become law despite disapproval by the rajya sabha? a. finance bill b. bill related to social reforms c. bills relating to concurrent list d. constitutional amendment bill which constitutional amendment bill was the voting age reduced to 18 years from 21 years? a. 49th

b. 57th c. 61st d.63rd 71. Which of following 3 languages have bben added to eighth schedule of constitution in 1992? a. Konkani, Manipuri and sindhi b. Konkani, Manipuri and dogri c. dogri, nepali and Manipuri d. Konkani, Manipuri and nepali 72. Indian state with the largest electorate is? a. bihar b. Maharashtra c. Madhya pardesh d. UP 73.a political party is recognized as a national party: a. when it contests elections in all states b. when it secures atleast 5% of total votes c. it is recognized as political party in four or more states d. if it captures power in atleast 3 states 74.deputy chairman of rajya sabha can be removed by a resolution? a. passed by 2/3rd majority of its total strength b. passed by a simple majority of its total membership at that time c. moved by rajya sabha and passed by lok sabha d. none of these 75.when was constitution of india first amended after adoption? a. 1954 b. 1959 c. 1950 d. 1951 76. How many languages are recognized as regional languages of india? a. 12 b.18 c. 14 d. 22 77. As a non member who can participate in the proceedings of either house of parliament? a. vice president b. chief justice c. attorney general d. none of these 78. According to 44th amendment bill? a. fundamental rights are given supremecy over directive principles b. parliament gets supreme power c. right to property has been taken away from list of fundamental rights d. none of these 79.which amendment bill inserted the 10th schedule in constitution of india?

a. 50th b. 52nd c. 44th d. 42nd 80. Which list contains the subjects over which centre and states have jurisdiction? a. union list b. state list c. concurrent list d. central list 81. Elective strength of lok sabha was increased by? a. 42nd amendment b. 44th amendment c. 31st amendment d. 40th amendment 82. What is maximum strength of state legislative assembly? a. 250 b. 350 c. 500 d. 455 83. How many members can the president of india nominate to the rajya sabha? a. 2 b. 10 c. 12 d. 8 84. Who presided over the inaugural session of constituent assembly? a. C. Rajagopalachari b. jawahar lal Nehru c. sachidanand sinha d. b.r ambedkar 85. Which amendment bill extended life of lok sabha to 6 years and which bill resorted it to 5 years? a. 42nd and 43rd b. 44th and 47th c. 42nd and 44th d. 42nd and 45th 86.our national flag was designed by? a. pengali venkiah b.rabindara nath tagore c. w.c banerjee d. none of these 87. Which fundamental right is known as heart and soul of constitution? a. right to education b.right ot freedom of religion c. right to constitutional remedies d.right agains exploitation

88. Right of freedom to press is implicit in which article? a. 17 b. 18 c. 19 d. 20 89.who was the first chief justice of india to be appointed as president? a. vivi giri b. pratibha devi singh patil c. ajp abdul kalam azad d. M hidyatullah 90.under which article, president has power to grant pardons, reprieves, respites or remission of punishment or to suspend, remit or commute the sentence of any person convicted with death sentence? a. 70 b. 71. C. 72 d. 75 91. Which article of constitution stipulates voice president of india? a. article 63rd b. article 67th c. article 68th d. none of these 92. Who was first and only acting PRIME MINISTER of india? a. v.v giri b. s. radhakrishnan c. gulzarilal nanda d. i.k guzral 93.the only prime minister who did not face parliament while being in office? a. i.k guzral b. gulzarilal nanda c. chaudhary charan singh d. v.p singh 94.first speaker to die in office? a.gv mavlankar b. MA ayyangar c.GMC balyogi d. none of these 95.who was first deputy speaker of india a.gv mavlankar b. MA ayyangar c.GMC balyogi d. none of these 96. First woman judge of supreme court was? a. nor ayyangar b. sarojini naidu

c. Fatima biwi d. none of these 97. The CAG ia appointed by president of india under article..of constitution? a.145 b.148 c.123 d. 125 98. The question hour of every sitting of parliament is called? hour b. first hour c. attack hour d. none of these 99. Which article of constitution specifies that the quorum of either house shall be 10% of strength of house? a. 99 b. 100 c. 101 d.102 100. Who is party leader of communist party of india? a.ab bardhan b. nitin gadkari c. mayawati d. none of these