61The Constitution of India borrowed the scheme of Indian Federation from the Constitution of:?
62The Indian Constitution closely follows the constitutional system of:?
63Which of the following is a feature common to both the Indian Federation and the American Federation?
(A) A single citizenship
(B) Dual Judiciary
(C) Three lists in the Constitution
(D) A Federal Supreme Court to interpret the Constitution
64The inspiration of 'Liberty, Equality and Fraternity' was derived from:?
(A) American revolution
(B) French revolution
(C) Russian revolution
(D) None of the above
65Indian President and Prime Minister are a replica of the heads of the State of which country?
66The President of the Indian Union has the same constitutional authority as the:?
(A) British Monarch
(B) President of USA
(C) President of Egypt
(D) President of Russia
67Which of the following describes India as a Secular State?
(A) Fundamental Rights
(B) Ninth Schedule
(C) Directive Principles
(D) Preamble to the Constitution
68In a parliamentary form of government, real powers of the State are vested in the:?
(A) Council of Ministers headed by the Prime Minister
69Which of the following is not a basic feature of the Indian Constitution?
(A) Presidential Government
(B) Parliamentary Government
(C) Federal Government
(D) Independence of Judiciary
70Which of the following is a feature of the Parliamentary form of government?
(A) Executive is responsible to Judiciary
(B) Executive is responsible to Legislature
(C) Judiciary is responsible to Executive
(D) Legislature is responsible to Executive
71Match the following:Constitutional Provisions Sources A. Federation 1. USA B. Parliamentary 2. Britain C. Directive Principle 3. Canada D. Fundamental Rights 4. Ireland A B C D?
(A) 2 1 4 1
(B) 2 3 1 4
(C) 3 4 2 1
(D) 3 2 4 1
72Which of the following features does the Indian Constitution borrow from the Weimar Constitution of Germany?
(A) The idea of a federation with a strong centre
(B) The method of presidential elections
(C) The Emergency powers
(D) Provisions concerning the suspension of fundamental rights during National Emergency
73Match the following:Constitutional Features Sources A. Rule of Law 1. German Constitution B. Directive Principles 2. Australian Constitution C. Concurrent List 3. Irish Constitution D. Suspension of Fundamental Rights during Emergency 4. British Constitution A B C D?
(A) 4 2 1 3
(B) 4 3 2 1
(C) 2 3 4 1
(D) 2 1 4 3
74Which of the following features and their source is wrongly matched?
(A) Judicial review – British practice
(B) Concurrent List – Australian Constitution
(C) Directive Principles – Irish Constitution
(D) Fundamental Rights – US Constitution
75Which Constitution has inspired the Indian concepts of rule of law, parliamentary system and law-making procedure?
(A) US Constitution
(B) British Constitution
(C) Canadian Constitution
(D) All of the above
76The Constitution of India is designed to work as a unitary government:?
(A) in normal times
(B) in times of Emergency
(C) when the Parliament so desires
(D) at the will of the President
77Which of the following features of the Constitution of India does not resemble the American Constitution?
(A) Written Constitution
(B) Federal form of government
(C) Fundamental Rights
(D) Parliamentary form of government
78Which of the following emerges clearly from the Preamble:1. When the Constitution was enacted. 2. The ideals that were to be achieved. 3. The system of government 4. The source of authority?
(A) II; III and IV
(B) I and II
(C) I; II and III
(D) I; II; III and IV
79Which one of the following statements regarding the Preamble is correct?
(A) It is not enforceable in a court of law
(B) the Supreme Court has recently ruled that it is not a part of the Constitution
(C) It has been amended twice
(D) All the above are correct
80The Indian Constitution has borrowed the ideas of Preamble from the:?
(A) Italian Constitution
(B) Canadian Constitution
(C) French Constitution
(D) Constitution of USA
(A) suppression of all religions
(B) freedom of worship to minorities
(C) separation of religion from State
(D) a system of political and social philosophy that does not favour any particular religious faith
82In a Federal State:?
(A) States are more powerful than the Centre
(B) Centre is more powerful than States
(C) a Presidential form of government functions
(D) Constitution effects division of powers between the Centre and States with safeguards against transgression of jurisdiction
83India opted for a federal form of government because of:?
(B) cultural integration
(C) linguistic and regional diversity
(D) administrative convenience
84The Preamble of the Indian Constitution reads:?
(A) We; the people of India – adopt; enact and give to India this Constitution
(B) We; the people of Constitutent Assembly –adopt; enact and give to India this Constitution
(C) We; the citizens of India – adopt; enact and give to ourselves this Constitution
(D) We; the people of India – in our Constituent Assembly – adopt; enact and give to ourselves this Constitution
85Which one of the following statements is correct?
(A) Preamble of the Constitution is the part of the Constitution and can be amended under Article 368
(B) Preamble of the Constitution is not a part of the Constitution and cannot be amended
(C) Preamble is the part of the basic structure of the Constitution and can be amended only if no change in the basic structure is made
(D) Preamble can be amended by Parliament simply by an objective Resolution
86The word 'socialist secular' and 'unity and integrity of the Nation' were added to our Constitution by:?
(A) 42nd Amendment of the Constitution
(B) 44th Amendment of the Constitution
(C) 46th Amendment of the Constitution
(D) None of the above
87The Preamble of the Constitution of India envisages that:?
(A) it shall stand part of the Constitution
(B) it could be abrogated or wiped out from the Constitution
(C) it does not acknowledge; recognise or proclaim anything about the Constitution
(D) it has separate entity in the Constitution
88The correct nomenclature of India according to the Preamble is:?