UPSC PRELIMS DAILY QUIZ 15.01.2020 | IASBYHEART

  1. According to the constitution of India which of the following statements are correct.

a) Territory of India includes the states, the union territories only

b) Union of India includes the states, the union territories and any other area for the time included within.

c) Both A and B

d) Neither A nor B

 

  1. The relation between centre and state during the emergencies undergoes transformation. Among the statements given below which of the following are correct?

a) Under the article 356, the president can assume to himself the functions of state government, Governor or any other executive authority of the state.

b) Under article 352, state government can be suspended or is brought under the control of the centre.

c) Both A and B

d) Neither A nor B

 

  1. The distribution of legislative power between the centre and the state has which of the following conditions true?

a) President enjoys qualified veto over the bills of state legislature reserved by Governor for consideration of the President

b) Bills in state list can always be introduced in the state legislature without previous sanction of the president

c) Both A and B

d) None

 

  1. With reference to the provisions to borrow, state and central has which of the following true?

I) Central government can make loans to any state.  It is charged on the consolidated fund of India

II) A state cannot raise any loan without the consent of the centre.

a) I only

b) II only

c) Both I and II

d) Neither I or II

 

  1. With reference to the legislative powers specified in the constitution, which among the following statements are incorrect?

I) The Governor is empowered to direct that an act of parliament does not apply to a tribal area in Meghalaya

II) The law of the parliament is applicable to Indian Citizens and their property in any part of the world

III) The President is empowered to direct that an act of the parliament does not apply to a scheduled area in the state

a) I,II,III

b) I,II only

c) II only

d) III only

 

  1. Which of the following is not a non-constitutional advisory bodies for cooperation between the centre and state?

a) Zonal councils

b) NITI aayog

c) University grants commission

d) Interstate council

 

  1. The 42nd amendment act if the parliament transferred certain subjects from the state to the concurrent list. Which among the following is not among them?

a) Weights and measures

b) Education

c) Prevention of cruelty to animals

d) Administration if justice

 

  1. The interstate council as a body established by the president has which of the following statements correct?

I) It has Prime minister as the chairperson

II) Governors of state under the president’s rule

III) Chief Minister of all states

 

a) I only

b) I,III only

c) III only

d) I,II,III only

 

  1. Parliament can legislate on state list when two or more states pass resolutions requesting parliament to enact laws on particular matters in state list. Under this circumstance

I)   The law applies to all the states including those that did not pass the resolution

II) It can be amended or repealed only by the parliament

Which if the above statements  are true?

a) I only

b) II only

c) Both I and II

d) Neither I and II

 

10.The public service commissions are watchdogs of merit in the Indian  system. Consider the statements about the state public service commissions.

The chairman and the members are,

a) Appointed and removed by the Governor

b) Appointed and removed by the President

c) Appointed by the governor and removed by the president

d) Appointed by the president and removed by the governor

 

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