Exercise 3

Question 1 :

The preamble to our constitution provided that India is


A). a sovereign, socialist and democratic republic
B). a sovereign, socialist, secular and democratic republic
C). a sovereign republic with a socialist pattern of society
D). a socialist, secular and democratic republic
Answer : Option B

Question 2 :

The minimum age required to become a member of Rajya Sabha is


A). 21 years
B). 25 years
C). 30 years
D). 35 years
Answer : Option C

Question 3 :

The president can be impeached for


A). violating the constitution
B). disregarding Parliament
C). for not taking the prime minister's advice
D). All of the above
Answer : Option A

Question 4 :

The name of the union given in the Constitution is


A). Hindustan or Bharatavarsha
B). India or Hindustan
C). India or Bharat
D). Bharatadesh or India
Answer : Option C

Question 5 :

The phrase 'procedure established by the law' means


A). the judges in India cannot question the fairness or validity of a law, provided it is within the limits of the constitution
B). judges in India can question the fairness or validity of an undue law even if it is within the limits of the constitution
C). judges in India can declare a law invalid simply because in their opinion the law is not due or is unjust
D). None of the above
Answer : Option A