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Mock Test General Studies III ( Indian Polity ) 62
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Arijit Basu Chowdhury
Graduate in History from St.Paul’s Cathedral Mission College.My Philosophy is Being Basic and Being simple and show actually what you are 😊

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  1. Mission WBCS (Exe.) 2019 Prelims and Mains Daily Mock Test Arijit Basu Chowdhury


  2. West Bengal Civil Services Graduate in History from St.Paul's Cathedral Mission College, Kolkata . Interests: Fitness , Current Affairs ,Burning Issues, Music, News Analysis . You can follow me on UNACADEMY- https://unacademy.com/user/ArijitBasuChowdhury Life has two rules: 1) Never quit. 2) Always remember Rule #1 . Rate , Review & Recommend


  3. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 1. Consider the following statements regarding composition of Union Public Service Commission I. The UPSC consists of a chairman and other members appointed by the president of II. The Constitution, without specifying the strength of the Commission has left the III. No qualifications are prescribed for the commission's membership expert that one India. matter to the discretion of the president, who determines its composition. half of the members of the Commission should be such persons who have held office for at least ten years either under the Government of India or under the government of a state. Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct? a) Only I b) I and II c) II and III d) All of these


  4. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 2. The President can appoint one of the members of the UPSC as an acting chairman under the circumstances? I. When the office of the chairman falls vacant II. When the chairman is unable to perform his functions due to absence or some other reason Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct? a) Only I b) Only II c) Both I and II d) Neither I nor II


  5. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 3. The President can remove the chairman or any other member of UPSC from the office under the circumstances: I. If he is adjudged an insolvent (that is, has gone bankrupt) II. If he engages, during his term of office, in any paid employment outside the duties of his office. III. If he is, in the opinion of the president, unfit to continue in office by reason of infirmity of mind or body. Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct? a) Only I b) Iand II c) I and III d) All of these


  6. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 4. Consider the following statements regarding the provisions made by the constitution to safeguard and ensure the independent and impartial functioning of the UPSC I. The chairman or a member of the UPSC can be removed from office by the president only in the manner and on the grounds mentioned in the Constitution. Therefore, they enjoy security of tenure. employment in the Government of India or a state. and members of the UPSC are charged on the Consolidated Fund of India. Thus, they II. The chairman of UPSC (on ceasing to hold office) is not eligible for further III. The entire expenses including the salaries, allowances and pensions of the chairman are not subject to vote of Parliament Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct? a) Only I b) I and II c) II and III d) All of these


  7. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 5. Consider the following statements regarding the functions of UPSC I. It conducts examinations for appointments to the all-India services, Central services and public services of the centrally administered territories. II. It serves all or any of the needs of a state on the request of the state governor and with the approval of the president of India. III. The principles to be followed in making appointments to civil services and posts and in making promotions and transfers from one service to another Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct? a) Only I b) Iand II c) I and III d) All of the above


  8. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 6. In which of the following matter UPSC is consulted? a) While making reservations of appointments or posts in favour of any backward class of citizens. b) While taking into consideration the claims of scheduled castes and scheduled tribes in making appointments to services and posts. With regard to the selections for chairmanship or membership of commissions or tribunals, posts of the highest diplomatic nature and a bulk of group C and group D services. c) d) None of these


  9. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 7. Consider the following statements regarding the roles of UPSC: I. The Constitution visualises the UPSC to be the watch-dog of merit system' in India. II. UPSC is concerned with the recruitment to the all-India services and Central services-group A and group B and advises the government, when consulted, on promotion and disciplinary matters. III. UPSC is also concerned with the classification of services, pay and service conditions, cadre management, training, and so on. a) Only I b) I and II c) II and III d) All of these


  10. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 10. After the creation of Constituent Assembly of Pakistan in 1947, the membership of Constituent Assembly of India was reduced to 299 from 389 earlier. What was the total number of members from the provinces in the Constituent Assembly? a) 229 b) 70 c) 292 d) 93


  11. Daily Mock Test 1. d) All of these (Polity) The UPSC consists of a chairman and other members appointed by the president of India.The Constitution, without specifying the strength of the Commission has left the matter to the discretion of the president, who determines its composition. Usually, the Commission consists of nine to eleven members including the chairman. Further, no qualifications are prescribed for the commission's membership except one-half of the members of the Commission should be such persons who have held office for at least ten years either under the Government of India or under the government of a state The Constitution also authorises the president to determine the conditions of service of the chairman and other members of the Commission. The chairman and members of the Commission hold office for a term of six years or until they attain the age of 65 years, whichever is earlier. However, they can relinquish their offices at any time by addressing their resignation to the president. They can also be removed before the expiry of their term by the president in the manner as provided in the Constitution


  12. Daily Mock Test 2. c) Both I and II (Polity) The acting chairman functions till a person appointed as chairman enters on the duties of the office or till the chairman is able to resume his duties. 3. d)All of these The President can remove the chairman or any other member of UPSC from the office under the following circumstances (a) If he is adjudged an insolvent (that is, has gone bankrupt); (b) If he engages, during his term of office, in any paid employment outside the duties of his office; or (c) If he is, in the opinion of the president, unfit to continue in office by reason of infirmity of mind or body


  13. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 5. d) All of the above Under Article 320 of the Constitution of India, the Commission is, inter-alia, required to be consulted on all matters relating to recruitment to civil services and posts. The functions of the Commission under Article 320 of the Constitution are . Conduct examinations for appointment to the services of the Union. Direct recruitment by selection through interviews. Appointment of officers on promotion / deputation/ absorption Framing and amendment of Recruitment Rules for various services and posts under the Government. Disciplinary cases relating to different Civil Services Advising the Government on any matter referred to the Commission by the President of India.


  14. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 6. d) None of these . The following matters are kept outside the functional jurisdiction of the UPSC. In In other words, the UPSC is not consulted on the following matters: on the following matters: While making reservations of appointments or posts in favour of any backward class of citizens . While taking into consideration the claims of scheduled castes and scheduled tribes in making appointments to services and posts. . With regard to the selections for chairmanship or membership of commissions or tribunals, posts of the highest diplomatic nature and a bulk of group C and group D services. . With regard to the selection for temporary or officiating appointment to a post if the person appointed is not likely to hold the post for more than a year.


  15. Daily Mock Test (Polity) The president can exclude posts, services and matters from the purview of the UPSC. The Constitution states that the president, in respect to the all-India services and Central services and posts may make regulations specifying the matters in which, it shall not be necessary for UPSC to be consulted. But all such regulations made by the president shall be laid before each House of Parliament for at least 14 days. The Parliament can amend or repeal them 7. d) All of these . The Constitution visualises the UPSC to be the 'watch-dog of merit system' in India. It is concerned with the recruitment to the all-India services and Central services-group A and group B and advises the government, when consulted, on promotion and disciplinary matters. It is not concerned with the classification of services, pay and service conditions, cadre management, training, and so on. . These matters are handled by the Department of Personnel and Training-one of the three departments of the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Therefore, UPSC is only a central recruiting agency while the Department of Personnel and Training is the central personnel agency in India


  16. Daily Mock Test (Polity) 8. b) Cabinet mission (1946) It was M. N. Roy, a pioneer of communist movement in India and an advocate of radical democratism, who put forward the idea of a Constituent Assembly for India in 1934 for the first time. In 1935, the Indian National Congress (INC), for the first time, officially demanded a Constituent Assembly to frame the Constitution of India. . In 1938 J.L Nehru on the behalf of INC declared the constitution of free India must be framed without outside interference by a constitutional Assembly elected on the basis of adult franchise. The constitution assembly was constituted in November 1946 under the scheme formulated by the Cabinet Mission Plan. 9. c) Alladi Krishnaswamy Iyer and K.M. Munshi Among all the committees of the Constituent Assembly, the most important committee was the Drafting Committee set up on August 29, 1947. . It was this committee that was entrusted with the task of preparing a draft of the new Constitution. It consisted of seven members.