UPSC prelims online quiz
#1 When the offices of both Speaker and Deputy Speaker falls vacant –
#2 With Regard to Constitutional Amendment Bill –
#3 The correct statement/s with regard to Ordinance making power of President is/are – 1. The President cannot promulgate an ordinance to amend tax laws. 2. The President cannot promulgate an ordinance to amend the constitution.
#4 The Vice President can be removed from office before completion of his term in which of the following manner?
#5 The ‘Council of Ministers’ does not consist of: 1. Deputy Ministers. 2. Parliamentary Secretaries. 3. Deputy Chairman – NITI Aayog.
#6 The Representatives of states & UT in the Rajya Sabha are elected by: 1. The members of the State Legislative Assembly only. 2. The elected members of the State Legislative Assembly only. 3. The system of proportional representation by single transferrable vote. 4. The system of proportional representation by List.
#7 Which of the following criteria is laid down by the constitution for a person to be chosen a member of parliament: 1. If a candidate is to contest a seat reserved for SC / ST, he must be a member of a SC / ST in any state or Union Territory. 2. He/she must not have been punished for preaching and practicing social crimes such as untouchability, dowry & sati. 3. He/she must not have any interest in government contracts, works or services.
#8 Which of the following statements are correct. 1. If a MLA is elected to be a MP, his seat in parliament becomes vacant if he does not resign his seat in the state legislature within 14 days. 2. If a person is elected to two seats in a house, he should exercise his option for one. Otherwise both seats become vacant.
#9 The office of the ‘Whip’ is mentioned in:
#10 The office of the Leader of the opposition is mentioned in: