Indian Polity General Knowledge Questions Set 1

Q1. Supreme Court Judges retire upon attaining the age of
(a) 65 years
(b) 62 years
(c) 68 years
(d)70 years

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Q2. First Chief Justice of India
(a) Patanjali Sastri
(b) H J Kania
(c) SR Das
(d)Chand Mahajan

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Q3. Total number of amendment in Indian Constitution
(a) 98
(b) 92
(c) 101
(d)56

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Q4. Largest Union Territory of India
(a) Delhi
(b) Chandigarh
(c) Daman and Diu
(d)Pondichery

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Q5. Total number of seats in Lower House of Parliament
(a) 545
(b) 565
(c) 530
(d)552

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Q6. Total number of seats in Upper House of Parliament
(a) 250
(b) 210
(c) 215
(d)284

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Q7. When was the first session of lok sabha held
(a) 15th August,1950
(b) 15th August,1952
(c) 13th May,1952
(d) 12th January,1953

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Q8.Who the first speaker of lok sabha
(a) GV Mavlankar
(b) MA Ayyangar
(c) Rajendra Prasad
(d) None of the Above

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Q9.Longest serving speaker of lok sabha
(a) Somnath Chatterjee
(b) PA Sangma
(c) Balram Jakhar
(d) KS Hegde

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Q10.How many sessions are held in a year in Lok Sabha
(a) 4
(b) 3
(c) 2
(d) 5

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Q11.Which state has the the highest number of representative in both the houses
(a) Uttar Pradesh
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(c) Bihar
(d) West Bengal

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Q12.Who was the first Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission
(a) JL Nehru
(b) CM Trivedi
(c) Ashok Mehta
(d) Gulzari Lal Nanda

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Q13.Total number of High Court in India
(a) 32
(b) 24
(c) 25
(d) 27

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Q14. Oldest High court in India
(a) Calcutta High Court
(b) Madras High Court
(c) Andra High Court
(d) Delhi High Court

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Q15. Which High Court has the largest jurisdiction in the terms of states
(a) Gauhati High Court
(b) Delhi High Court
(c) Madras High Court
(d) Patna High Court

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Q16. Second largest judicial complex in the World
(a) Gauhati High Court
(b) Delhi High Court
(c) Madras High Court
(d) Bombay High Court

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Q17. First General Election held in India
(a) 1950
(b) 1951
(c) 1952
(d) 1955

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Q18. The only person who defeated Indira Gandhi in Lok Sabha election, 1977
(a) Ram Manohar Lohia
(b) Morarji Desai
(c) Lal Bahadur Shastri
(d) Raj Narain

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Q19. Who hold the record of winning Lok Sabha election with highest margin of votes
(a) Atal Bihari Vajpayee
(b) Anil Basu
(c) Indira Gandhi
(d) Khagen Das

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Q20. The President of India addresses his resignation letter to the
(a) Speaker
(b) Vice President of India
(c) Chief Justice
(d) Prime Minister

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Q21. Which state has the largest number of seats reserved for schedule tribes in Lok Sabha
(a) Bihar
(b) Assam
(c) Madhya Pradesh
(d) Chhattisgarh

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Q22. Who is the longest serving Chief Minister in India
(a) M Karunanidhi
(b) Jyoti Basu
(c) Shila Dixit
(d) Manik Sarkar

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Q23. Which state has no Panchayati Raj Institution
(a) Mizoram
(b) Manipur
(c) Nagaland
(d) Jarkhand

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Q24. Which High Court for the first time in India declared 'Bandh" as illegal
(a) Allahabad High Court
(b) Gujarat High Court
(c) Kerala High Court
(d) Rajasthan High Court

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Q25. Who is the chairman of Kendriya Hindi Samiti
(a) President
(b) Vice President
(c) Prime Minister
(d) HRD Minister

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Q26. Right to Information Act in India came fully into force in
(a) October,2008
(b) June,2005
(c) July,2008
(d) October,2005

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Q27. Right to Information Act in India applies to all states and Union Territories except
(a) Jammu and Kashmir
(b) Nagaland
(c) Goa
(d) Sikkim

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Q28. Which state has the largest Legislative Assembly
(a) Karnataka
(b) West Bengal
(c) Uttar Pradesh
(d) Maharastra

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Q29. Who is the first Predent of Indian National Congress
(a) Dadabhai Naoroji
(b) M K Gandhi
(c) George Yule
(d) W C Bonnerjee

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Q30. Minimum age required to contest for Loksabha election
(a) 30 Years
(b) 35 Years
(c) 28 Yeras
(d) 25 Years

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