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Which of the following parts of the Constitution of India provides fundamental rights ?

A)

Part III


B)

Part II


C)

Part V


D)

Part IV



Correct Answer :

Part III


Explanation :

Article 12 to 35 contained in Part III of the Indian Constitution talks about Fundamental Rights.

Such rights are provided in Part III of the Indian Constitution. The Constitution guarantees six
fundamental rights to Indian citizens as follows: (i) right to equality, (ii) right to
freedom, (iii) right against exploitation, (iv) right to freedom of religion, (v) cultural
and educational rights, and (vi) right to constitutional remedies.

How many members from the Anglo Indian community are nominated to the Lok Sabha?

A)

2


B)

3


C)

4


D)

5



Correct Answer :

2


Explanation :

At present, The Lok Sabha consists of 545 members. Of these, 530 members are directly elected from the States and 13 from Union Territories, while two are nominated by the President to represent the Anglo-Indian community.

Under which article of the constitution of India can the President of India refer a matter to the Supreme Court for its opinion?

A)

Article 140


B)

Article 141


C)

Article 142


D)

Article 143



Correct Answer :

Article 143


Explanation :

Article 143 of the Indian Constitution confers upon the Supreme Court advisory jurisdiction. The President may seek the opinion of the Supreme Court on any question of law or fact of public importance on which he thinks it expedient to obtain such an opinion.

The President of India can resign by writing under his hand addressed to?

A)

The Prime Minister


B)

The Vice President


C)

The Chief Justice of India


D)

Both the Houses of Parliament



Correct Answer :

The Vice President


Explanation :

the President may, by writing under his hand addressed to the Vice President, resign his office ( Article 56(1) )

Who appoints the members of National human rights commission?

A)

The Prime Minister


B)

The President of India


C)

Union Cabinet


D)

Both the Houses of Parliament



Correct Answer :

The President of India


Explanation :

The Chairperson and members of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) of India are appointed by the President of India..

A person eligible to become the president of India should not be less than?

A)

35 Years of age


B)

40 Years of age


C)

45 Years of age


D)

50 Years of age



Correct Answer :

35 Years of age


Explanation :

The President must be a citizen of India, not less than 35 years of age, and qualified for election as member of the Lok Sabha.

Who was the Chairman of the Partition Council?

A)

Lord Mountbatten


B)

Jawaharlal Nehru


C)

M.A. Jinnah


D)

V.P. Menon



Correct Answer :

Lord Mountbatten


Explanation :

Partition Committee was formed which was chaired by Lord Mountbatten and its members were Vallabh Bhai Patel, Dr. Rajendra Prasad, Liaqat Ali Khan and Abdur Rab Nishtar. Later this committee was replaced by a Partition Council.

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