Exercise 2

Question 21 :

The position of the prime minister of India is superior to that of his counter-part in Britain because


A). India is the biggest democracy
B). India has adopted the federal system
C). India has a written constitution
D). his office enjoys constitutional basis
Answer : Option D

Question 22 :

The members of the committees of Parliament are


A). nominated by the leaders of the various parties in the Parliament
B). nominated by the prime minister
C). appointed by the speaker or elected by the House from amongst persons who are not members of Parliament
D). appointed by the speaker or elected by the House from amongst its own members
Answer : Option D

Question 23 :

The parliament can legislate on the subject in the state list


A). if the President issues an order authorizing it to do so
B). if the Supreme Court of India gives authority to the Parliament of India in this regard
C). if the Rajya Sabha passes a resolution by two-third of its to legislate on a state matter in the national interest
D). None of the above
Answer : Option C

Question 24 :

The national flag was adopted by the Constituent Assembly of India on 22 July 1947 and was presented to the nation at the midnight session of the Assembly on 14th August 1947 on behalf of


A). the minorities of India
B). the National Integration Council
C). the women of India
D). the people of India
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

The National Flag of India was adopted by the Constituent Assembly on the 22nd July, 1947 and presented to the Nation on behalf of the women of India at the mid-night session of the assembly on August 14, 1947.


Question 25 :

The president convenes and prorogues all sessions of Parliament in consultation with


A). the speaker
B). the prime minister
C). the prime minister and the leader of the Opposition in Lok Sabha
D). None of the above
Answer : Option B