Political Science (NTSE Stage-1 (State-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 31 - 34 of 112

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Question number: 31

» Political Science » Indian Constitution

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Question

Match the following:
List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ

(A)

Jizya

(i)

1/5th of the spoils of war

(B)

Zakat

(ii)

Tax levied on non-muslim for the protection of life and property

(C)

Khums

(iii)

Land tax paid by the Hindus

(D)

Kharaj

(iv)

Paid by well to do muslims for helping needy

Choices

Choice (4) Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)
a.
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)
b.
  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
c.
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)
d.
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

Question number: 32

» Political Science » Indian Constitution

MCQ▾

Question

The Constitution of India draws its authority from

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the people of India

b.

the constituent assembly which represents all sections of people of the society

c.

the President and the Supreme Court

d.

the Indian Independence Act, 1947

Question number: 33

» Political Science » Democracy and Elections

MCQ▾

Question

Consider the following statement (s) is/are related to unfair elections.

I. Inclusion of false names and exclusion of genuine names in the voters list.

II. Misuse of government facilities and officials by the ruling party.

III. Excessive use of money by rich candidates and big parties.

IV. Intimidation of voters and rigging on poling day.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

II and III

b.

Ill and IV

c.

I, II and III

d. All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 34

» Political Science » Democracy and Elections

MCQ▾

Question

Consider the following statements about the National Human Rights Commission.

I. The commission is an independent commission set-up by Law in 1933.

II. The commission is appointed by the President and includes retired judges, officers and eminent citizens.

III. NHRC cannot by itself punish the guilty.

IV. Like any court it can summon witnesses, question any government official. Demand any official paper, visit any prison for inspection or send its own team for on-the-spot inquiry.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

I, III and IV

b.

I and III

c.

II and IV

d. None of the above

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