MCQs : Polity

Frankly these are a little on the tougher side given the kind of Polity MCQs asked in the exam but still just to gauge how well The Lord Laxmikanth has been worshipped here we go:

1. Which of the following features is/are among those constituting the basic structure of the Indian Constitution as identified through various judicial decisions since 1973?
1. Effective access to justice.
2. Rule of Law.
3. The principle of free and fair elections.
4. Limitations upon the amending power conferred by Article 368.
5. Social Justice
Choose the correct alternative using the codes given below:
(a) 1, 2 and 3 only
(b) 2 and 5 only
(c) 1, 3, 4, and 5 only
(d) 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

2. The laws made by the Parliament or the President or any other specified authority for a state while under President’s rule
(a) are automatically assumed to have been repealed on the date on which the President’s rule is lifted
(b) cannot be altered by the state legislature after the President’s rule is lifted
(c) continue to be operative even after the President’s rule
(d) can be repealed or altered only by the Parliament after the President’s rule is lifted

3. Consider the following statements:
1. The constitution does not lay down any qualification for a person to be chosen a member of the state legislature.
2. The Speaker of a State legislature can resign by writing to the Governor.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2

4. Under the Fifth Schedule of the Indian Constitution, who/which of the following is empowered to declare an area to be a scheduled area?
(a) State Legislature
(b) President
(c) Governor
(d) Parliament

5. Consider the following statements:
1. No civil or criminal proceedings can be instituted against civil servants for anything done in their official capacities.
2. The Indian Constitution does not grant any immunity to the ministers for their official acts.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
(a) 1 only
(b) 2 only
(c) Both 1 and 2
(d) Neither 1 nor 2