UPSC preliminary mock test 3
1. The Writ jurisdiction of the High Court under Article 226 can be restricted through a constitutional amendment passed by 2/3rd majority of members present and voting.
2. The ward of a British Citizen resident in India can claim the Right to Elementary Education.
3. Education is a Central subject.
4. Article 301 complements/reinforces some clauses of Article 19. Which of the above statements are not correct?
2, 3, 4
1, 2, 4
It divided the provincial subjects into two parts.
It introduced bicameralism.
It introduced direct elections for the first time.
It required the two of the six members of the Viceroy's executive council to be Indian.
1. A money bill is introduced only in the Lok Sabha.
2. Under article 249, resolution passed by Rajya Sabha in the national interest allows parliament to enact laws on only such items of state List which are specified in the said resolution. Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
1. The governor is the chief legislative head of the state.
2. The governor also acts as an agent of the central government
3. The office of governor of a state is an employment under the central government
4. Office of governor is under the direct control of central government.
1, 2 and 4
1 and 3
None of the above.
All of the above
1. It can both discuss and vote on the demands for grants.
2. It can participate in the elections of President of India.
Both 1 and 2
1.Addresses the specific vulnerability of each of group of women in difficult circumstances through a Homebased holistic and integrated approach. B.Swayamsidha
2. The Kishori Shakti Yojana (KSY) and Nutrition Programme for Adolescent Girls (NPAG) have been merged in this scheme. C.Swadhar
3. An integrated scheme for women's empowerment and a recast of Indira Mahila Yojana. D.Ujjawala
4. A Comprehensive Scheme for Prevention of Trafficking and Rescue, Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Victims of Trafficking for Commercial Sexual Exploitation.
A-3, B-2, C-1, D-4
A-2, B-3, C-4, D-1
A-3, B-2, C-4, D-1
A-2, B-3, C-1, D-4
1. Publishing of citizen's charter is a must for the public authority stating the time in which the service needs to be rendered.
2. The Head of the Department in each public authority shall be responsible for updating and verifying the Citizens Charter every year.
3. Any person who, does not receive a decision within the time specified or is aggrieved by a decision of the designated authority may appeal to the State Public Grievance Redressal Commission.
4. Appeal against the decisions of the State Public Grievance Redressal Commission can be filed in the high court.
1 and 2 only
1, 3 and 4 only
1, 2 and 3 only
2, 3 and 4 only
1. It provides for prohibition of deployment of teachers for non-educative work.
2. It does not provide for educational qualifications of teachers.
3. Establishment of School Management Committee in all schools.
2 and 3 only
1 and 3 only
1 and 2 only
1. Both law and executive action can take away fundamental rights during national emergency.
2. Only parliament and not state legislature can make laws to suspend fundamental rights during national emergency.
3. If national emergency is imposed in a part of the territory of India, then fundamental rights under article 19 can be suspended only in that part of the country only. Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
Only 1 and 3
Only 2 and 3
1, 2 and 3