MCQ

06 Aug, 2019

ENGLISH   UPSC
Question 1. Consider the following statements.
  1. Lunar Day refers to time taken by the Earth’s moon to complete one rotation on its axis
  2. It is also the time taken by the moon to complete one orbit around the Earth.
  3. One Lunar Day equals to 27 Earth Days, 7 hours, 43 minutes and 12 seconds.
  4. It is usually the phase between two new moons.
Which of the above are true?

All of the above
1,2,3
1,2,4
Only 1

Question 2. Which of the following statements are true?
  1. Jammu and Kashmir State Ranbir Penal Code or RPC was the main criminal code applicable in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.
  2. The Indian Penal Code, applicable elsewhere in India, is not applicable here under Article 370 of the Constitution of India.
  3. The code was introduced during the reign of Dogra dynasty with Ranbir Singh as its ruler and hence named after him.
  4. It was made on the lines of Indian Penal Code prepared by Thomas Babington Macaulay.
Choose the correct option.

All of the above
1,2 and 3
1,2 and 4
1 and 2

Question 3. Which of the following statements are true for the article 35 A of the constitution?
Article 35A of the Indian Constitution was an article that empowered the Jammu and Kashmir state's legislature to define "permanent residents" of the state and provide special rights and privileges to those permanent residents
It was added to the Indian Constitution by the 7th amendment act.
It was later repealed by the 85th amendment act of the Indian constitution
All of the above

Question 4. Which of the following acts of the Indian parliament have been extended to the state of Jammu and Kashmir?
  1. All India Services Act
  2. Border Security Force Act
  3. Central Vigilance Commission Act
  4. Haj Committee Act
  5. Income Tax Act
  6. The Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017
Choose the correct response.

All of the above
B. 1,2,3 and 6 C. 1,2,3,4 and 6 D. Only 2 and 4 1,2,3 and 6
1,2,3,4 and 6
Only 2 and 4

Question 5. Consider the following statements about the Article 370 of the Indian Constitution.
  1. Article 370 of the Indian constitution used to give special status to the region of Jammu and Kashmir.
  2. The article was drafted in Part XXI of the Constitution: Temporary, Transitional and Special Provisions
  3. Article 238 of the Indian Constitution deals with the administration of Union Territories in India
Which of the above are true?

All of the above
1 and 3
1 and 2
Only 1