Flagship Prelims 2018 Batch 1 & 2 | TS 16 Polity discussion

All aspirants who are giving tomorrow’s test should discuss all there doubts/queries about any question on this thread and not in the comments section of the test

Around 20 questions of the test can be solved using Tikdam method

Tikdams explanations in those selected questions are given in the explanation column itself

By closely observing those questions after every test you will gradually learn the art of Tikdams which will assist you in clearing the UPSC prelims

Highlights of tomorrow’s test:

Q.1) Consider the following statements regarding the Acts enacted by the Indian Parliament:

  1. The Parliament can make acts on ‘extraterritorial legislation.’
  2. The governor is empowered to direct that an act of Parliament does not apply to a scheduled area in the state.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Neither 1 nor 2

d) Both are correct


Q.2) Parliament of India can make laws in the State Field in which of the following situations?

  1. When Rajya Sabha Passes a Resolution.
  2. When States Make a Request.
  3. To Implement International Agreements.

Select the correct option using the codes given below.

a) 1 and 2 only

b) 2 and 3 only

c) 1, 2 and 3

d) 1 and 3 only


Q.3) Which of the following Ministers constitute the Standing Committee of the Inter-State Council?

1. Union Home Minister
2. Five Union Cabinet Ministers
3. Chief ministers of all the states

Select the correct option using the codes given below.

a) 1, 2 and 3
b) 1 and 2 only
c) 2 and 3 only
d) 1 and 3 only


Q.4) With reference to the ‘Financial Emergency’ Which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. The power of President to proclaim a Financial Emergency is beyond Judicial Review.
2. Repeated parliamentary approval is not required for its continuation.

Select the correct option using the codes given below.

a) 1 only
b) Neither 1 nor 2
c) Both are correct
d) 2 only

Best of luck!