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Practice Questions of Parliament

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First Battle of Panipat was fought in 1526 AD between Babur and Ibrahim Lodi. Babur was a Mongol from his mother's side( Ghengis Khan's lineage) and on his father's side was Timur's successor. As he was a mongol from his mother's side the dynasty he established came to be known as the Mughal Dynasty. Babur won the battle fought againt Ibrahim Lodi. Following are the reasons of his success: 1) The artillery he used was new to the Indian army. 2) His cavalry was disciplined and well trained. 3) His army had great mobility. 4) Babur himself was a good commander
financial bill can be rejected by rajya sabha
  1. Practise Prelims Based Questions Question Number 1 Consider the following statements: 1.The joint sitting of the two houses of parliament is called in matters of ordinary bills, financial bills and constitutional amendment bills. 2.The first joint sitting of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha was held in the year 1961 3. It is presided by the presiding officer of the House of people. 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


  2. Solution: Answer: C Statement 1 is incorrect: There is no provision of joint sitting of both the houses for constitutional amendment bill. Statement 2 is correct. Statement 3 is correct Thus, Option C is correct.


  3. Question Number 2 Which of the statements following statement is correct? (a) Both houses of parliament have members nominated by the Prime Minister. (b) There is a constitutional provision for nominating two members belonging to the Anglo-Indian community to the Rajya Sabha. (c) Lok Sabha has more powers than Rajya Sabha in introduction and passage of constitutional amendment bill (d) Rajya Sabha can authorise the parliament to create new All-India Service common to both centre and state and not Lok Sabha.


  4. Solution: Answer: D Statement 1 is incorrect: Both houses of parliament have members nominated by the President. Statement 2 is incorrect: There is a constitutional provision for nominating two members belonging to the Anglo-Indian community to the Lok Sabha. Rajya Sabah has nominated members from special field that is Art, literature, science and social service Statement 3 is incorrect: They both have equal status in matters of introduction and passage of constitutional amendment bill Thus, Option D is correct.


  5. Question Number 3 Consider the following statements: 1. The Presiding Officer suspends or adjourns the house in the absence of quorum. 2. The Presiding Officer from time to time summon, adjourn and prorogue both the houses of parliament. 3. The president is authorised to dissolve the houses of parliament. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 1 and 2 only (c) 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3 only


  6. Solution: Answer: A Statement 1 is correct: The power of adjournment as well as adjournment sine die lies with the presiding officer of the House. Statement 2 is incorrect: President summons and prorogue the house of parliament not the presiding officer. Statement 3 is incorrect: The president is authorised to dissolve the House of people and not houses of parliament Thus, Option A is correct.


  7. uestion Number 4 Consider the following statements: 1. Charged upon the Consolidated Fund of India is discussed and voted in the Parliament. 2. Salaries, allowances and pensions of judges of Supreme Court are included in charged expenditure. 3. Emoluments and allowances of the President and other expenditure relating his office is included in charged expenditure. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 1 and 2 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3


  8. Solution: Answer: C Statement 1 is incorrect : Charged upon the Consolidated Fund of India is discussed but not voted in the Parliament. Statement 2 is correct. Statement 3 is correct. Thus, Option C is correct.


  9. Question Number 5 Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct regarding Money Bill mentioned in the constitution of India? 1. Rajya Sabha cannot reject or amend a money bil 2. To declare whether a bill is a money bill or not the decision of the President of is final. 3. President can either give his assent to the bil or return the bi for reconsideration of the houses. Select the correct answer using the codes given below: (a) 1 only (b) 1 and 2 only (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 2 and 3 only


  10. Solution: Answer: A Statement 1 is correct. Statement 2 is incorrect: The decision of Speaker in this regard cannot be questioned in any court of law or in the either house of Parliament or even the president. Statement 3 is incorrect: President can either give his assent to the bill or withhold the assent but cannot return the bill for reconsideration. Thus, Option A is correct.


  11. Solution: Answer: C Statement 1 is correct. Statement 2 is correct. Thus, Option C is correct.