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S Vijay Jagadeesh
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  1. a. United States Constitution c.French Constitution d.British Constitution 5.With reference to the First Past the Post (FPTP) system, consider the following statements: 1. In this system, the winning candidate need not secure a majority of the votes 2. FPTP is used to elect the members of Raivasabha Which of the above statements is/are correct? a. 1 Only c.Both 1 and 2 6. Which among the following was/were the proposals of the Cabinet Mission (1946)? 1. Dominion status would be granted to India after the end of world war. 2. A Constituent Assembly would be set up to draft a new Constitution for India. 3. An Interim Government would be formed consisting of the main political parties of India. Select the correct answer using the codes given below: a.1 only b.2 and 3 only c. 1 and 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 7. Why Indian federalism is termed asymmetric federalism? a. Some states are given special status and privilege. b. Indian Constitution has numerous unitary or non-federal features. c. The Union enjoys unbridled power and authority d. Some states do not have legislative councils. 8. Which of the following statements is NOT correct with respect to the Government of India Act of 1919? a. It divided the provincial subjects into reserved and transferred. b. It introduced bicameral legislature at centre with upper and Lower Houses. c. This act authorized states to enact their own budget. b. Canadian Constitution b.2 Only d. Neither 1 nor 2


  2. d. It provided for separate electorate for Muslims, Sikhs and Anglo Indians for the first time. 9. With reference to Charter Act of 1833, consider the following statements: 1. It made the Governor-General of Bengal as the Governor-General of India. 2. It recommended for the appointment of Macaulay Committee on Indian Civil Service. 3. British government took over financial activities from East India Company. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 only b. 1 and 3 only c.2 and 3 only d.3 only 10. Members of the Constituent Assembly of India were: 1. Directly elected 2. Indirectly elected 3. Nominated Select the correct answer using the code given below a.1 and 2 only b.1 and 3 only c.2 and 3 only d.1, 2 and 3 11. Which of the following provisions were part of the Objectives Resolution passed by Jawaharlal Nehru in the constituent assembly? 1. Fundamental Rights 2. Safeguards to minorities, tribal, depressed and other backward classes 3. Promotion of World peace and welfare of mankind Select the correct answer using the code given below a.1 only b.1 and 3 only c.2 and 3 only d.1, 2 and 3


  3. 12. Which of the following functions were performed by the constituent assembly of India? 1. Enactment of the ordinary laws 2. Adoption of National Flag and National Anthem 3. Election of the First President of India. Select the correct answer using the code given below. a.1 and 2 only b.1 and 3 only c.2 and 3 only d.1, 2 and 3 13. Consider the following statements with regard to enactment of the Constitution of India 1. On November 26, 1949, date of commencement of Constitution, the entire constitution came into force 2. With the commencement of Constitution, both the India Independence Act of 1947 and Government of India Act of 1935 were repealed Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a.1 only b.2 only c.Both 1 and 2 d.Neither 1 nor 2 14. Indian form of government is described as federation with centralizing tendency. Which among the following provisions of the constitution supports this tendency? 1. Single and flexible constitution 2. Provision of All India Services 3. Appointment of State Governor by the Union. Select the correct answer using the code given below. a.1 and 2 only b.2 and 3 only c.1 and 3 only d.1, 2 and 3 4


  4. 15. Consider the following statements in the context of Preamble to the Constitution: 1. The Preamble states that the Constitution derives its authority from the constituent assembly of India. 2. Indian constitution was the first constitution in world to begin with a Preamble. 3. Preamble is a part of the Constitution and gives clarity in interpretation of the constitution. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a.1 and 2 only b.3 only c.2 and 3 only d.1, 2 and 3 16.Preamble declares India as sovereign. What does this imply? 1. There is no authority above India and is free to conduct its own affair. 2. India can acquire a foreign territory or it can cede a part of its territory in favor of a foreign state. Select the correct answer using the code given below a.1 only b.2 only c.Both 1 and 2 d.Neither 1 nor 2 17. Consider the following statements with reference to the idea of liberalism in the context of Indian Constitution: 1. Indian liberalism gives primacy to the rights of the individuals over the rights of community 2. Reservations for SC/ST community in constitution is an example of Indian liberalism Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a.1 only b.2 only c.1 and 2 only


  5. d.Neither 1 nor 2 18.Which of the following is/are the necessary features of federation? 1. Dual system of government 2. Written constitution 3. Independent judiciary Select the correct answer using the code given below. a.1 and 2 only b.2 only c.1 and 3 only d.1, 2 and 3 19.Which of the following directive principles is/are based on the Gandhian Principles? 1. To promote equal justice and to provide free legal aid to the poor. 2. To raise the level of nutrition and the standard of living of people and to improve public health 3. To organise village panchayats and endow them with necessary powers and authority to enable them to function as units of self-government. Select the correct answer using the code given below a.2 only b. 3 only c. 2 and 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 20. Which of the following statements is/are correct with regard to the India Independence Act, 1947? 1. It provided that India can alter any law made by the British in relation to India, including the India Independence Act, 1947 itself. 2. It abolished the office of Governor General in India. 3. Though it declared India as independent, it did not proclaim the lapse of British Paramountcy over Indian Princely states. Select the correct answer using the code given below. a. 1 only b. 1 and 2 only


  6. c. 2 and 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 only 21. With reference to the provisions of the Charter Act of 1853, consider the following statements: 1. It separated the legislative and executive functions of the Governor General's council 2. It introduced an open competition for selection of civil servants 3. It deprived the Governor of Bombay and Madras of their legislative powers. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 only b. 2 only c. 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 22. With respect to the Indian Councils Act of 1892, consider the following statements: 1. The members to the Imperial and Provincial legislative councils could be indirectly elected. 2. The members of the councils were given powers to propose amendments to the budget. Which of the statements given above is/ are correct? a. 1 only b. 2 only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 23. With reference to the vernacular press act 1878, consider the following statements: 1. It was applicable to all the newspapers in India. 2. It allowed the government to confiscate the printing press on the suspicion that it was indulging in seditious publication. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 only b. 2 only 7


  7. c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 24. "A semi religious sect having influence in the northern districts of Bengal, one of its famous leaders ,,Tipu" was motivated by the religious and political motives and took up the cause of the tenanats against the oppression of the Zamindars. The insurgents extended their activities to Garo hills" Which of the following uprisings associated with the above passage? a. Pagal Panthis b. Faraizi uprising c. Kutch rebellion d. Chuar Uprising 25. What was the purpose of the formation of Peel Commission after the revolt of 1857? a. To look into the military affairs of India b. To facilitate entry of more Indians in civil services by lowering the age. c. To lav down the blueprint for future relations between the Crown and the Princely States. d. To lay down the foundation for Western education in India 26. With reference to the Ryotwari settlement, consider the following statements: 1. The cultivator was to be recognized as the owner of his plot of land 2. The settlement under this svstem was not made permanent. 3. It was introduced in Punjab and the North-West provinces. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 only b. 2 and 3 only c. 1 only d. 2 only 27. With reference to the administration of the Nawabs of Bengal before 1757, consider the following statements: 1. The Nawabs did not allow expansion of foreign trade. 2. They established regular thanas and chowkies to provide safety


  8. 3. They gave equal opportunities for employment to Hindus and Muslims. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 only b. 2 and 3 only c. 1 and 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 28. With reference to the efforts during the British rule (1770s-1820s) to promote western education in India, consider the following statements: 1. The Charter Act of 1793 granted permission to the Christian missionaries to freely enter India and spread western education. 2. The East India Company never favoured Indian traditional education and alwavs promoted modern Western education. 3. The Charter Act of 1813 provided finances for the promotion of knowledge of the sciences in India. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 only b. 1 and 3 only c. 3 only d. None of the above 29. Which among the following happened during Lytton's time? 1. Grand Delhi Durbar 2. Vernacular Press Act 3. Indian Universities Act 4. Official Secrets Act 5. Arms Act Select the correct answer using the code given below. a. 1 and 2 only b. 2, 4 and 5 only c. 1, 2 and 5 only d. 1, 3, 4 and 5 only 30. Which o Pabna revolt? 1. Rent Act of 1859 f the following acts was/were associated with


  9. 2. Bengal Tenancy Act of 1885 3. Deccan Agriculturists Relief Act Select the correct answer using the code given below a. 1 only b. 2 and 3 only c. 1 and 2 only d. 1, 2 and 3 31. With reference to the first session of Indian National Congress, consider the following statements: 1. It was held at Calcutta in 1885. 2. It was presided over by W C Bonnerjee. 3. Surendranath Banerjee did not attend the session due to the simultaneous session of the Indian National Conference. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 3 only b. 2 only c. 2 and 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 32. Which of the following was the primary task taken up by the Paramahansa Mandali? a. Propagate the teachings of the Vedas b. Revolutionary activities during the freedom struggle c. Check British missionarv activities d. To abandon caste restrictions 33. Which of the following was/were the consequences of the acceptance of Policy of Subsidiary Alliance by an Indian state? 1. Indian State lost its right of maintaining diplomatic relations with other states. 2. Deterioration of economy of Indian states under subsidiary alliance. 3. Disbandment of state's army and increase in unemployment. Select the correct answer using the code given below. a. 1 and 2 only 10


  10. b. 2 only c. 1 and 3 only d 1, 2 and 3 34. With reference to Lord Wellesley, consider the following statements: 1. He was the first European Governor General to use the system of subsidiary alliance in India. 2. He concluded the Treatv of Salbai with the Marathas. 3. He reformed the administration and introduced the civil services. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 only b. 1 and 3 only c. 2 only d. None 35. With reference to Haidar Ali, the ruler of Mysore, consider the following statements: 1. He was a literary scholar and patronized literary work during his reign. 2. He applied western military training to the troops under his own command. 3. His reign was marked by peaceful relations with neighbouring powers. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 and 2 only b. 1 and 3 only c. 2 only d. 2 and 3 only 36. Recently, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has made Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) compulsory for companies having aggregate fund-based and non-fund based exposure over Rs 5 crore. With reference to this, which of the following statement/s is/are correct about Legal Entity Identifier (LEI)? 1. LEI is a 20-digit unique code to identify parties to financial transactions worldwide. 2. The LEI system was developed by International Monetary Fund (IMF) 3. RBI is entrusted with the task of issuing LEI to the entities. Select the correct answer using the codes given below:


  11. c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 40. Consider the following statements regarding Aravippuram Movement: 1. It was a movement for widow remarriage launched in Madras Presidency 2. It demanded separate representation for the lower castes in the legislature in Madras. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? a. 1 only b. 2 only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 41. With reference to "e-Samvad", recently in news, which of the following statement is/are correct? 1. e- Samvad is a portal which has been launched by the Ministry of Youth affairs and sports 2. The portal will provide information on all government schemes related to women Select the correct answer using the code given below a. 1 only b. 2 only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 42. With reference to "Parker Solar Probe", recently in news, which of the following statement is/are correct? 1. NASA's Parker Solar Probe is scheduled for launch in 2018 to explore the Sun's outer atmosphere. 2. Parker Solar Probe will use Venus' gravity. Select the correct answer using the code given below. a. 1 only b. 2 only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 13


  12. d. Neither 1 nor 2 47. The "Change'4 project", recently in news, belongs to which of the following Country? a. Japan b. China c. South Korea d. India 48. With reference to Atal Pension Yojana (APY), consider the following statements: 1.It aims to encourage workers in unorganized sector to voluntarily save for their retirement. 2.There is no fixed age for a subscriber to exit the scheme. Which of the following statement is/are correct? a. 1 only b. 2 only c. Both 1 and 2 d. Neither 1 nor 2 49. Which of the following statements regarding Macaulay's Minute on Education is/are correct? 1. It became a blueprint for introduction of English education in India. 2. It favored the Anglicists view point on medium of instruction of education. 3. It promoted the idea of downward filtration theory of education in India. Select the correct answer using the code given below. a. 1 only b. 1 and 3 only c. 2 and 3 only d. 1, 2 and 3 50. With reference to Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP), consider the following statements: 1. The project has been initiated by the government with financial assistance from the World Bank. 15