Indian Polity & Governance in Constitution (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

1. Match List I (Articles of the Constitution of India) with List II (Provision) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists: [2004]
List I
A. Article 14
B. Article 15
C. Article 16
D. Article 17
List II
1. The State shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds only of religion, race, caste, sex place of birth or any of term
2. The State shall not deny to any person equality before the law or the equal protection of laws within the territory of India
3. 'Untouchability'is abolished and its practice in any from is forbidden
4. There shall be equality of opportunity for all citizens in matters relating to employment or appointment to any office under the State

2. Which of the following Constitution Amendment Acts seeks that the size of the Councils of Ministers at the Centre and in a State must not exceed 15 per cent of the total number of members in the Lok Sabha and the total number of members of the Legislative Assembly of that State, respectively? [2007]

3. With reference to Indian Public Finance, consider the following statements: [2004]
1. Disbursements from Public Accounts of India are subject to the Vote of Parliament
2. The Indian constitution provides for the establishment of a Consolidated Fund, a Public Account and a Contingency Fund for each State
3. Appropriations and disbursements under the Railway Budget are subject to the same form of parliamentary control as other appropriations and disbursements
Which of the statements given above are correct? [2004]

4. The Archaeological Survey of India is an attached office of the Department/Ministry of: [2004]

5. Which one of the following statements correctly describes the Fourth Schedule of the Constitution of India? [2004]

6. Under which one of the following Constitution Amendment Acts, four languages were added to the languages under the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution of India, thereby raising their number to 22? [2008]

7. Assertion (A): The Central Rural Sanitation Programme was launched in 1986 to improve the quality of life of rural people in India.
Reason (R): Rural sanitation is a subject in the Concurrent List in the Constitution of India. In the context of above two statements, which one of the following is correct? [2004]

8. In India, the first Municipal Corporation was set up in which one among the following? [2009]

9. Which of the following is/are included in the Directive Principles of State Policy? [2008]
1. Prohibition of traffic in human beings and forced labour
2. Prohibition of consumption except for medicinal purposes of intoxicating drinks and of other drugs which are injurious to health
Select the correct answer using the code given below: Code:

10. What does the 104111 Constitution Amendement Bill related to? [2006]

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