TNPSC GK Model Questions Indian Constitution / Polity 341-360

(341) The Head of the government under a Parliamentary government enjoys _______ 
(a) Real power (b) nominal power
(c) limited power (d) no power

(342) The classification of government as unitary and federal is on the basis of _______ 
(a) Centralization of power (b) division of power
(c) delegation of powers (d) separation of powers

(343) Majority provisions of the Constitution of India can be amended by _______ 
(a) the Parliament (b) The President
(c) the State Legislature (d) the Parliament of the consent of states

(344) Community Development Program was launched on _______ 
(a) 2nd October 1951 (b) 2nd October 1952
(c) 2nd October 1953 (d) 2nd October 1954

(345) National Extension Service was launched on _______ 
(a) 2nd October 1953 (b) 2nd October 1952
(c) 2nd October 1951 (d) 2nd October 1950

(346) Political homogeneity is a feature of _______ 
(a) Presidential system (b) Parliamentary system
(c) Democratic system (d) Collegiate executive

(347) To organize village Panchayath as units of self government is an example of _______ 
(a) Liberal principle (b) Economic principle
(c) Gandhian principle (d) None of these

(348) The age to exercise franchise was reduced from 21 years to 18 years by _______ 
(a) 42nd amendment (b) 44th amendment
(c) 61st amendment (d) 72nd amendment

(349) The President of India can dissolve the House of People on the recommendation of the _______ 
(a) Vice President (b) Chief Justice
(c) Cabinet (d) Council of Ministers

(350) Motion suggesting that expenditure earmarked for particular ministry should be reduced is known as _______ 
(a) Adjournment motion (b) Cut motion
(c) Privilege motion (d) Call of attention motion

(351) A member of the Parliament formally loss his membership if he consecutively abstain himself from _______ sitting of the House
(a) 15 (b) 30 (c) 60 (d) 90

(352) In India a person can be a member of the Council of Ministers without being a Member of Parliament for a maximum period  _______ 
(a) 1 month (b) 6 month (c) 1 year (d) 2 years

(353) Who is the Head of the Government in India?
(a) The President (b) the Prime Minister
(c) the speaker (d) the Deputy Chairman of Rajya sabha

(354) The Governor of a state can nominate how many members to the Legislative Assembly?
(a) 2 (b) 3 (c) 1 (d) 5

(355) Which among the following type of authority is given to the President of India?
(a) Political (b) Defacto (c) Dejure (d) Popular

(356) The Public Accounts Committee submits its report to the _______ 
(a) President (b) Prime Minister
(c) Council of States (d) House of the People

(357) The revenue estimate of a budget are prepared by _______ 
(a) Estimates Committee (b) Central Ministry of Finance
(c) Union Council of Ministers (d) Respective Ministers

(358) The committee which examine the ‘extravagance’ of the government _______ 
(a) Public Accounts Committee (b) Estimates Committee
(c) Public Undertaking Committee (d) Ad hoc Committee

(359) The budget is an instrument of control by _______ 
(a) the Government (b) the Executive
(c) the Legislature (d) the Judiciary

(360) Separate electorate for Muslims were introduced by the Act of _______ 
(a) 1919 (b) 1935 (c) 1909 (d) 1947

Answers Key
(341) (a) Real power
(342) (b) division of power
(343) (a) the Parliament
(344) (b) 2nd October 1952
(345) (a) 2nd October 1953
(346) (b) Parliamentary system
(347) (c) Gandhian principle
(348) (c) 61st amendment
(349) (d) Council of Ministers
(350) (b) Cut motion
(351) (c) 60
(352) (b) 6 month
(353) (b) the Prime Minister
(354) (c) 1
(355) (c) Dejure
(356) (d) House of the People
(357) (b) Central Ministry of Finance
(358) (b) Estimates Committee
(359) (c) the Legislature
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(360) (a) 1919

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