MCQs Based on Indian Year Book 2017- Law & Justice

MCQs Based on Indian Year Book 2017- Law & Justice

Alongwith Solutions & Explanations

(UPSC CIVIL SERVICES EXAMINATION & OTHER COMPETITIVE EXAMINATIONS)

Q1. Consider the following Statements regarding India’s Independence:

  1. With the passing of the Indian Independence Act, 1947 India became a Dominion.
  2. Indian Legislature made laws from 1947 to 1949 under the provisions of the Indian Independence Act,1947.

Identify the correct statements:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) All are correct

d) None

Q2. Consider the following Statements regarding law making power of union & states:

  1. Parliament alone has power to make laws on matters not included in the State List or Concurrent List.
  2. On matters enumerated in the Concurrent List, laws can be made by both Parliament and the state legislature. But in the event of repugnancy, law made by state legislature shall prevail.

Identify the correct statements:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) All are correct

d) None

Q3. Consider the following Statements regarding Supreme Court:

  1. The proceedings of the Supreme Court are conducted in English and Hindi.
  2. A person who has been a Judge of the Supreme Court is debarred from practising in any court of law or before any other authority in India.

Identify the correct statements:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) All are correct

d) None

Q4. Which is the only Union Territory in India to have its own high court?

a) Delhi

b) Andaman & Nicobar

c) Chandigarh

d) Puducherry

Q5. Consider the following Statements:

Name of ForceBorder Guarded
1Indo Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBP)China
2Border Security Force (BSF)Pakistan & Bangladesh
3Assam RiflesMyanmar
4SSBNepal & Bhutan

Identify the correct statements:

a) 1, 2 & 3 only

b) 2, 3 & 4 only

c) All are correct

d) 1, 2 & 4 only

Q6. Consider the following Statements:

Security ForceCountry
1SASUK
2GIGNFRANCE
3GSG 9GERMANY
4DELTA FORCEISRAEL

Identify the correct statements:

a) 1, 2 & 3 only

b) 2, 3 & 4 only

c) All are correct

d) 1, 2 & 4 only

Q7. Consider the following Statements regarding Fire Services:

  1. It is a state subject.
  2. It has been included as a municipal function in the XII schedule of the Constitution of India.

Identify the correct statements:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) All are correct

d) None

Q8. Consider the following Statements regarding Personal Law:

  1. It is covered under concurrent list.
  2. The Special Marriage Act, 1954 provides for a special form of marriage and people governed by this Act can specifically register marriage under the said Act even though they are of different religious faiths.

Identify the correct statements:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) All are correct

d) None

Q9. Consider the following Statements regarding Delimitation of Constituencies:

  1. The Government, as part of the National Population Policy strategy, decided to extend the current constitutional freeze on undertaking fresh delimitation up to 2026.
  2. Under the Constitution (Eighty-seventh Amendment) Act, 2003, the basis of the delimitation of territorial constituencies was changed based on the 2001 census in place of 1991.

Identify the correct statements:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) All are correct

d) None

Q10. Consider the following Statements regarding Electronic Voting Machines:

  1. During the General Elections to the Lok Sabha in 2004, EVMs were used in all polling stations across the country.
  2. The EVMs are imported by India from Russia and configured by Bharat Electronics Limited, Bangalore (BEL) and Electronics Corporation of India Limited, Hyderabad (ECIL).

Identify the correct statements:

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) All are correct

d) None

Solutions:

Ques.Sol.Explanation
1aIndian Legislature made laws from 1947 to 1949 under the provisions of the Government of India Act, 1935
2aOn matters enumerated in the Concurrent List, laws can be made by both Parliament and the state legislature. But in the event of repugnancy, law made by Parliament shall prevail.
3bThe proceedings of the Supreme Court are conducted in English only.
4a
5c
6aSHAR ET MATKAL – ISRAEL AND DELTA FORCE – USA
7c
8c
9c
10aThe EVMs are developed by two Public Sector Undertakings, Bharat Electronics Limited, Bangalore (BEL) and Electronics Corporation of India Limited, Hyderabad (ECIL).

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