NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension: Questions 301 - 304 of 816

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Question number: 301

» Political Science » Democracy and Elections

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The Constitution of India was amended in 1992 to make the third-tier of democracy more effective. As a result, at least one-third of all positions in the local bodies are reserved for women. This is because.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Women are good at managing resources.

b.

Women are obedient and would follow the constitutional provisions well.

c.

Although women constitute nearly half of the population, they have inadequate representation in decision-making bodies.

d.

We have many powerful women leaders.

Question number: 302

» English Language » Antonyms

Appeared in Year: 2013

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Select the meaning of the given phrases/idioms.

Pulled up

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

advised

b.

scolded

c.

helped

d.

told

Question number: 303

» English Language » Sentence Completion

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Choose the word which best fills the blank from the following given options.

The soldiers were instructed to………. restraint and handle the situation peacefully.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

exercise

b.

prevent

c.

control

d.

enforce

Question number: 304

» Political Science » Indian Constitution

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Which of the following is not a feature of Indian federalism?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The Constitution creates a strong Centre.

b.

The Constitution provides equal representation to the States in the Upper House of the Parliament.

c.

The Constitution provides for a common All India Services.

d.

The Constitution provides for a single judiciary.

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