Political Science General Knowledge Questions and Answers – Section 5

Q1. Fundamental right can be suspended by
A. The union cabinet
B. The president
C. The chief justice of India
D. Either of these

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Q2. Which one of the following is not a constitutional body?
A. Union public service commission
B. Election commission
C. Planning commission
D. Finance commission

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Q3. Who among the following is known as the guardian of the ‘Public Purse’ in India?
A. The president
B. The comptroller and auditor general
C. The finance minister
D. The parliament

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Q4. Under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme, the concerned rural households are to be given job cards by
A. Gram Vikas Sdhikari
B. Gram Panchayat
C. Block Development Officer
D. Kshettra Panchayat

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Q5. Arthasastra related to
A. Polity
B. Law
C. Economics
D. Science

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Q6. Which is the Nodal Union Ministry of implementing the Biodiesel Mission?
A. Ministry of Agriculture
B. Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
C. Ministry of Science and Technology
D. Ministry of Rural Development

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Q7. The National Rural Employment Guarantee Act provides for at least how many days of wage employment to every rural household in a year?
A. 90 days
B. 180 days
C. 100 days
D. 300 days

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Q8. Which one of the following is not included in Article 19 of the constitution of India, pertaining to the Right to Freedom?
A. Right to reside and settle in any part of the territory of India
B. Right to form associations or unions
C. Right of minority to establish and administer educational institutions
D. Right to assemble peaceably and without arms

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Q9. Which one of the following is the largest (area wise) Lok Sabha constituency?
A. Kangra
B. Kachchh
C. Ladakh
D. Bhilwara

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Q10. Which of the following schemes was launched to promote basic education in India and attract children in the school going to attend the classes?
A. Operation Flood
B. Pulse Polio Abhiyan
C. Mid-Day Meal Scheme
D. Operation Black Board

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