GK Quiz on Directive Principles of State Policy & Election Commission of India

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Q 1. Directive principles of State Policy is mentioned in …….. of the Indian constitution.

(a) Part I

(b) Part VI

(c) Part VIII

(d) Part IV

Q 2. Which of the following are listed as a Directive Principle of State policy?

(i) freedom in the economic field for the interest of the consumer and producer

(ii) Regulation of economic system of the country to prevent concentration of wealth and means of production

(iii) To ensure decent standard of living and facilities of leisure for all workers

(iv) To protect and improve the environment and to safeguard forests and wildlife

(a) (ii) and (iii)

(b) (ii), (iii) and (iv)

(c) (ii), (iv)

(d) (iii), (iv)

Q 3. Which group of the following articles of the Indian Constitution contains Directive principles of State policy?

(a) 36-51

(b) 28-48

(c) 42-56

(d) 30-49

Q 4. Which of the following article of the Constitution is directed to establish Uniform Civil Code?

(a) Article 45

(b) Article 39

(c) Article 44

(d) Article 40

Q 5. Which of the following Supreme Court decisions stated that the Directive Principles of State policy cannot override fundamental rights?

(a) In State of Madras Vs. Champakam Dorairajan

(b) In Keshavananda Bharti vs. UOI

(c) In Minerva Mills vs. UOI

(d) In Unna Krishnan vs. State of Andhra Pradesh

6. Which Article in the Indian Constitution provides for an Election Commission in India?

a) Article 324

b) Article 128

c) Article 256

d) Article 378

7. Currently, there are how many members in the Election Commission?

a) 1

b) 2

c) 3

d) 4

8. What is the tenure of office for the Chief Election Commissioner?

a) 5 years or 65 years, whichever is earlier

b) 6 years or 60 years, whichever is earlier

c) 6 years or 65 years, whichever is earlier

d) 5 years or 60 years, whichever is earlier

9. For the Election Commission, at the district level, who acts as the district returning officer?

a)) District Magistrate

b) Police Commissioner

c) Tehsildars

d) None of the above

10. Who appoints the Chief Election Commissioner of Election Commission?

a) Prime Minister of India

b) Chief Justice of India

c) President of India

d) Lok Sabha speaker

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Answer

1

d

2

b

3

a

4

c

5

a

6

a

7

c

8

c

9

a

10

c

 

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