GoGet IAS Daily Quiz ForPrelims 2017

Posted : 25/02/2017

  1. Which one of the following statements about a Money Bill is not correct?
  1. A Money Bill can be tabled in either House of Parliament
  2. The Speaker of Lok Sabha is the final authority to decide whether a Bill is a Money Bill or not
  3. The Rajya Sabha must return a Money Bill passed by the Lok Sabha and send it for consideration within 14 days
  4. The President cannot return a Money Bill to the Lok Sabha for reconsideration


  1. Which of the following statements are correct with respect to Adjournment Motion?
  1. It is an extraordinary procedure which sets aside the normal business of the House.
  2. The Rajya Sabha can make use of this procedure.
  3. It must be supported by not less than 50 members for introduction.
  4. It involves an element of censure against government.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

  1. 1, 2 and 3 only
  2. 2, 3 and 4 only
  3. 1, 3 and 4 only
  4. 1, 2, 3 and 4


3. In which of the following matters, the powers and status of the Rajya Sabha are equal to that of the Lok Sabha?

  1. Approval of ordinances issued by the President.
  2. Election and impeachment of the President.
  3. The Rajya Sabha can vote on the demands for grants.
  4. Introduction and passage of Constitutional amendment bills.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

  1. 1, 2 and 3 only
  2. 2, 3 and 4 only
  3. 1, 3 and 4 only
  4. 1, 2 and 4 only


  1. Which one of the following devices calls the attention of minister towards a matter of public importance?
  1. Half-an-hour discussion
  2. Calling attention motion
  3. Short duration discussion
  4. Adjournment motion


  1. Consider the following statements:
  1. The government cannot withdraw money from the Consolidated Fund of India till the enactment of the Financial Act.
  2. The President authorizes the withdrawal of funds from the Contingency Fund of India.

Which of the given above statement(s) is/are correct?

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2


  1. Article 75 of the Indian Constitution clearly states Council of Ministers is collectively responsible to the Lok Sabha. What does the phrase collective responsibility imply?
  1. When the Lok Sabha passes a no-confidence motion against the council of ministers, all the ministers have to resign except those who are from the Rajya Sabha.
  2. Council of Ministers works as a team and swim or sink together.
  3. All the Ministers own joint responsibility to the Lok Sabha.
  4. Cabinet decisions bind on all the Council of Ministers.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

  1. 1, 2 and 3 only
  2. 2, 3 and 4 only
  3. 1, 3 and 4 only
  4. 1, 2, 3 and 4


  1. Consider the following statements regarding Zero Hour:
  1. It is the first hour of every sitting in both the houses of Parliament.
  2. It is mentioned in the Rules of Business of the houses of Parliament.
  3. During this time, matters are raised without any prior notice.
  4. It is the time immediately following the Question Hour in both the houses of Parliament.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 2 and 4 only
  4. 3 and 4 only


  1. Arrange the following stages in the enactment of budget in proper order:
  1. General discussion
  2. Appropriation Bill
  3. Finance Bill
  4. Voting of the demands for grant
  5. Presentation to legislature

Select the correct codes given below:

  1. 5-1-4-2-3
  2. 1-2-3-4-5
  3. 5-1-4-3-2
  4. 5-1-3-4-2


9. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below:

 

List– I

 

List- II

A)

Token grant

1.

It forms no part of the current service of any financial year.

B)

Exceptional

grant

2.

It is granted when funds to meet proposed expenditure on a new service can be made available by reappropriation.

C)

Vote of credit

3.

It is voted by the Lok Sabha after the end of the financial year.

D)

Excess grant

4.

It is granted for meeting an unexpected demand whose details cannot be stated.

Select the correct code given below:

 

A

B

C

D

(a)

4

3

2

1

(b)

1

2

3

4

(c)

2

1

4

3

(d)

2

1

3

4



  1. Which of the following statements is NOT true about the procedure to remove the judge of a Supreme Court of India?
  1. The judge of the Supreme Court may be removed from his current office by an order of the President.
  2. There are only two grounds of removal : incapacity or proved misbehavior
  3. So far, no judge of the Supreme Court has been removed by impeachment
  4. The procedure for the removal of the judges is regulated by the Judges Enquiry Act (1968)

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

  1. 1, 2 and 3 only
  2. 2, 3 and 4 only
  3. 1, 3 and 4 only
  4. 1, 2, 3 and 4

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