POLITY FOR UPSC PRELIMS 2020 , TEST-7

Q 1 . Judicial review on laws relating to 9th schedule was open to scrutiny in which of the following case
1. Coelho case
2. Waman rao case
3. Minerva mills case
Select correct answer
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) 3 only
d) None

Q 2 . Consider the following statements with respect to CVC
1. Its establishment was recommended by Santhanam committee.
2. It is a constitutional body
3. It is a single member body appointed by President on the recommendation of 3 member committee
Select the correct answer
a) 1 & 2 only
b) 2 & 3 only
c) 1 only
d) 3 only

Q 3 . Consider the following statements:
1. The Speaker of Lok Sabha can suspend the members of the house for disrupting the proceedings of the house.
2. The Speaker can also revoke the suspension if she desires.
3. In case of Rajya Sabha, the Chairman has the power to suspend the member.
Which of the above statements is/are correct ?
a) 1 only
b) 1, 2
c) 1, 3
d) 1, 2, 3

Q 4 . According to the Citizenship Act (1955), an illegal immigrant is defined as a person
1. Who enters India without a valid passport
2. Stays in the country after the expiry of the visa permit.
3. The immigrant who uses false documents for the immigration process.
Select the correct code:
a) 1, 2
b) 2, 3
c) 1, 3
d) 1, 2, 3

Q 5 . Consider the following statements about National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission
(NCDRC):
1. NCDRC is a quasi-judicial commission in India
2. It is a non-statutory body
3. The commission is headed by a sitting or retired judge of the Supreme Court of India.
Which of the above statements is/are correct ?
a) 1, 2
b) 2, 3
c) 1, 3
d) 1, 2, 3

Q 6 . Consider the following statements about Staff Selection Commission (SSC):
1. Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is a statutory body
2. It is an “attached body” under the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT)
Which of the above statements is/are correct ?
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) Both
d) None

Q 7 . Consider the following statements about Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education
(Amendment) Act, 2019:
1. It does away with no detention policy
2. Detention of students will be left to will of individual schools
3. To do away with no detention was recommended by Malegam committee
Select the correct answer
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) 3 only
d) 1 & 2

Q 8 . Consider the following statements about languages recognized by the Constitution of India.
1. Languages recognized by the Constitution are under Eighth Schedule of the constitution.
2. Originally, it had 14 languages but presently there are 24 languages.
3. Maithili, Nepali and Konkani are included under Eighth Schedule of the constitution.

Which of the above statements is/are correct ?
a) 1, 2
b) 2, 3
c) 1, 3
d) 1, 2, 3

Q 9 . Under Domestic Violence Act 2005, “domestic relationship” includes, relationship where two
persons live or have lived together at any point of time in a shared household when they are related
by
1. consanguinity
2. adoption
3. marriage
4. living in joint family
Select the correct code from below:
a) 1, 2 and 3 Only
b) 2, 3 and 4 Only
c) 1, 3 and 4 Only
d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Q 10 . Consider the following statements about Right to Information (RTI), 2005.
1. The Act covers the whole of India.
2. It covers all the constitutional authorities, including executive, legislature and judiciary.
3. RTIPortal is an initiative of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
a) 1, 2
b) 2 only
c) 2, 3
d) 1, 3