Exercise 2

Question 11 :

The power to prorogue the Lok Sabha rests with


A). the speaker
B). the president
C). the prime minister
D). the minister for parliamentary affairs
Answer : Option B

Question 12 :

The phrase 'bicameral legislature' means


A). a single assembly
B). an elected legislature
C). a legislature consisting of a lower and an upper chamber
D). parliamentary system of government
Answer : Option C

Question 13 :

The position of the president which was undermined by the 42nd amendment was sub-sequently somewhat retrieved by the


A). 44th amendment
B). 45th amendment
C). 26th amendment
D). None of the above
Answer : Option A

Question 14 :

The oath of office is administered to the members of state council of ministers by


A). the governor
B). the chief minister
C). chief justice of the state high court
D). speaker of legislative assembly
Answer : Option A

Question 15 :

The power of Supreme Court of India to decide the dispute between the centre and states falls under its


A). advisory jurisdiction
B). appellate jurisdiction
C). original jurisdiction
D). constitutional jurisdiction
Answer : Option C