1500+ MCQs on Indian Constitution (Polity) for competitive exams Pdf Download

1500+ MCQs on Indian Constitution (Polity) for competitive exams Pdf Download

SAMPLE CHAPTER-I

I. PREAMBLE AND EVOLUTION OF INDIAN CONSTITUTION

1. Who is the person fondly known as the Chief Architect of the Indian Constitution? —- Dr. B. R. Ambedkar
2. First attempt in world to constitute a Constituent Assembly to frame a Constitution was made by —- America
3. The first attempt by Indians to write a Constitution to India was done by a Committee headed by Motilal Nehru, which is known as —- Nehru Report
4. The idea of the Constitution of India was flashed for the first time by —– M. N. Roy
5. The plan of setting up of a Constituent Assembly to draw up the future Constitution for India was given by —- The Cabinet Mission Plan

6. The members of the Constituent Assembly were —- Elected by Provincial Assemblies
7. Which of the following word was added into the Preamble of the Constitution by the 42nd Amendment Act, 1976? —- Socialist
8. From which Constitution was a concept of a 5-year plan borrowed into our Constitution? ———— USSR
9. The procedure of Amendment to the Constitution is borrowed from the Constitution Of —————— South Africa
10. Which country is the best example for the Federal and Unitary Governments? —- America and Britain11. Which of the following is not a Democratic Institution of the Rig Vedic era? —- Grama
12. During Medieval India, which kings first established ‘Local Self Government’? —- Cholas
13. The East India Company was established in the year —- 1600
14. Which Charter empowered the British Governors of Presidencies to make Bye-Laws, Rules, Regulations in conformity with the British laws? —- Charter of 1726
15. Who started Dual Government in Bengal? —- Robert Clive
16. Who is the first Governor General of Bengal? —- Warren Hastings
17. Which is the first written document in the Constitutional History of India? — The Regulating Act, 1773
18. Which Act created for the first time in India ‘Government of India’? —- Charter Act of 1833
19. Which Act created for the first ‘The Supreme Court’? —- The Regulating Act, 1773
20. First Law Commission was appointed in India for codification of laws under the Chairmanship of —– Lord Macaulay

21. Which Act made the beginning of a Parliamentary System in India? —- Charter Act of 1853
22. Under which of the following Act, the Crown of England took the affairs of the Government of India into its own hands? —– Government of India Act, 1858
23. The Governor General of India was also the representative of British Crown to Princely States in India and hence was known as the —- ——-Viceroy of India
24. Which Act for the first time gave an opportunity for Indians to enter into the sphere of Legislature? —– Indian Councils Act, 1861
25. Which Act made the beginning of Electoral System in India? ————- Government of India Act, 1858
26. Which of the following Act made the Indian Legislature Bi-cameral for the first time? —- Government of India Act, 1919
27. The famous Dandi March laid by Gandhiji was against —————— Salt Tax
28. Which proposal was referred as ‘Post Dated Cheque’? —– ——-The Cripps Proposal
29. Indian National Congress started ‘Quit India Movement’ after the failure of ——— Cripps Mission
30. Gandhiji gave a call to all Indians ‘Do or Die’, which is popularly known as ——— Quit India Movement

31. Which Plan rejected the demand for the independent Pakistan? —– Cabinet Mission Plan
32. Partition of British India into two independent nations India and Pakistan was done according to —– Mountbatten Plan
33. The Federal features of the Indian Government was introduced by the —– Government of India Act, 1935
34. Which feature was borrowed by the Indian Constitution from the British Constitution? ————- Law making procedure, Parliamentary System of Government, Rule of law
35. The Constitution supports —- Rule of Law
36. In Britain, Parliament is supreme; accordingly which among the following is supreme in India? —– Constitution
37. The Government of India Act 1935 provided for —– Establishment of Federal Court, Diarchy at Center, Provincial autonomy
38. The Act of 1935 abolished —– Diarchy in the Provinces
39. The Constitution of India was enacted by a Constituent Assembly set up —– Under the Cabinet Mission Plan, 1946
40. The Constituent Assembly of India was created as per the proposal of ——— Cabinet Mission

41. In which year did the Cripps Mission come to India? —– ——–1942
42. The Constituent Assembly set up under the Cabinet Mission Plan had a strength of —-389
43. The strength of the Constituent Assembly, after the withdrawal of the Muslim League, was reduced to — 299
44. How many Committees were set up by the Constituent Assembly for framing the Constitution? —- 13
45. Who of the following acted as the Constitutional Advisor to the Constituent Assembly? —————–B. N. Rau
46. Demand for a Constitution, framed by a Constituent Assembly was made by —-Gandhiji
47. The idea of a Constituent Assembly to frame a Constitution for India was first mooted by —– Swaraj Party in 1928
48. Who started with presentation of the ‘Objective Resolution’ on 22.01.1947? ————- Jawaharlal Nehru
49. When was the ‘Objective Resolution’ moved and adopted? ——————13.12.1946 and 22.01.1947
50. The Members of the Constituent Assembly were —– Elected by Provincial Assemblies

51. The Constituent Assembly of India held its first meeting on ———- 09.12.1946
52. Which one of the following acted as the Provisional President of the Constituent Assembly? ———– Sachidananda Sinha
53. The Constituent Assembly elected on 11.12.1946 as its Permanent Chairman ———Rajendra Prasad
54. Who elected the Chairman of the Drafting Committee of the Constituent Assembly? —— B. R. Ambedkar
55. The Chairman of the Drafting Committee to prepare a Draft Constitution of India was —— B. R. Ambedkar
56. The name of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar is associated with which of the following? —– Chairman-Drafting Committee
57. Who among the following was member of the Drafting Committee? —– —-Ambedkar, Gopalachari Ayyangar, Alladi Krishnaswami
58. Many Provisions in our Constitution have been borrowed from the Government of India Act —- 1919
59. The Government of India Act 1919 introduced a system of diarchy in the provinces. ‘Diarchy’ means a system of —— ——-Double government
60. When was the Constituent Assembly established to form the Constitution? —- 06.12.1946

61. The Constitution of India was adopted on —— 26.11.1949
62. The Constitution of India came into force on —— 26.01.1950
63. The Constitution of India contains (Articles, Parts, Schedules) —— ——444, 24, 12
64. How much time did the Constituent Assembly take to prepare the Constitution of India? —– ————-02Y, 11M, 18D
65. Who had given the idea of a Constitution for India of all? —– M. N. Roy
66. The Constitution of India is ——- written and bulky document
67. The Constitution framed by a Committee consisting of the people representatives is called as —– Written Constitution
68. Constitution which provides for a series of semi-autonomous states joined together as a nation is —— Federal Constitution
69. Centralization of power is an important feature in —– Federal Constitution
70. The Constitution which can be amended by simple act of the legislature is known as —— Flexible Constitution

71. Which one of the following provisions of the Constitution came into force soon after its adoption on 26.11.1949? —- Provisional Parliament, Provisions relating to Citizenship, Elections
72. India has been described under Article 1 of the Constitution as a —— Union of States
73. The Constitution of India is —— Partly rigid and partly flexible
74. The Constitution of India describes India as ——- A Union of States
75. The Indian Constitution is recognized as —— Federal in form and Unitary in spirit
76. The feature common of both Indian and American Federation is ——- Supreme Court to interpret Constitution
77. The Indian Constitution came into force on 26.01.1950, hence this day is celebrated as —– Republic Day
78. January 26th was selected as the date for the inauguration of the Constitution because —– Congress had observed it as the Independence Day in 1930
79. 26th November, 1949 is a significant day in our constitutional history because ——— The Constitution was adopted on this day
80. Which one of the following exercised the most profound influence on the Indian Constitution?——–The GoI Act, 1935

81. The Parliamentary system of Government in India is based on the pattern of —– Great Britain
82. To whom does the People of India gave the Constitution to —- Themselves
83. The beginning word ‘WE’ in the Preamble refers to the —– Citizens of India
84. The important test to identify the basic features of the Indian Constitution is —– Preamble
85. The Preamble to the Constitution contain —– Fraternity, Democratic, Sovereignty
86. India is a Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Republic. In the Indian Constitution, this expression occurs in —– ——–Preamble
87. The Preamble to the Constitution declares India as —– ——-Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Republic
88. The Preamble of Indian Constitution has been amended so far —– ————Once
89. The Preamble was amended by the —– ——-42nd Amendment, 1976
90. ‘Fraternity’ means —– spirit of brotherhood

91. The words ‘Socialist Secular’ were —- Added by the 42nd Amendment
92. ‘Liberty’ in our Preamble does not include Freedom of —- Action
93. Which among the following is an aid to the Statutory Interpretation? —- —–Preamble
94. Which of the key to open the minds of the makers of the Constitution? —– Preamble
95. If the Head of the State is an elected functionary for a fixed term, it is known as ____State. —– ——–Republic
96. The Preamble to the Indian Constitution is borrowed from the ——- Objective Resolution
97. Objective Resolution was silent as to the concept of ____ which was inserted into the Preamble by the Constituent Assembly ————-Democratic
98. Universal Adult Franchise shows that India is a _______ country. ————- Democratic
99. Who proposed Preamble before the Drafting Committee of the Constitution? ————Jawaharlal Nehru
100. The Preamble of our Constitution reads —— We, the people of India in our Constituent Assembly adopt, enact and give to

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