Indian Politics Set - 12 Multiple Choice Questions

Indian Politics Set - 12 MCQs

Question 1.

Which Amendment Act introduced changes in the Preamble to the Indian Constitution?

A.

 The 3rd Amendment Act, 1975

B.

 The 40th Amendment Act, 1976

C.

 The 42nd Amendment Act, 1976

D.

 The 4th Amendment Act, 1979

Explanation :

Preamble was amended only once in 42nd amendment act of 1976, Words 'Socialist', 'Secular' and 'Integrity' were added into preamble by this amendment act after report of Sardar Swarn Singh Committee.

Question 2.

In which Amendment, the words 'Socialist', Secular' and 'Unity and Integrity of the Nation wereadded to the Premable of constitution of India?

A.

 42nd

B.

 44th

C.

 52nd

D.

 None of them

Explanation :

Preamble was amended only once in 42nd amendment act of 1976, Words 'Socialist', 'Secular' and 'Integrity' were added into preamble by this amendment act after report of Sardar Swarn Singh Committee.

Question 3.

At the time of enactment of the Constitution, which one of the following ideals was not included in the preamble?

A.

 Liberty

B.

 Equality

C.

 Socialist

D.

 Justice

Explanation :

Preamble was amended only once in 42nd amendment act of 1976, Words 'Socialist', 'Secular' and 'Integrity' were added into preamble by this amendment act after report of Sardar Swarn Singh Committee.

Question 4.

Which of the following subjects are not included in concurrent list orour'constitution-

A.

 Labor union

B.

 Share market and future market

C.

 Conservation of wild animals and birds

D.

 Forest

Explanation :

Presently, Concurrent list contains 52 subject matters which were only 47 in origiofral constitution, Labour union along with Forest, conservation of wild animals and birds, Transfer of property other than agriculture land, Bankruptcy and insolvency, criminal law etc, comes under Concurrent list, Whereas share market and future market are subjects of Union list.

Question 5.

"Prevention of cruelty to animals" is listed in the ________ list given in the Seventh Schedule in the Constitution of India.

A.

 Union

B.

 State

C.

 Global

D.

 Concurrent

Explanation :

Prevention of cruelty to animals is listed in concurrent list. The list included 52 items such as Marriage & Divorce, Bankruptcy & Insolvency, Forests, Education.