Public Administration for Civil Services Examinations: Test 9 of 15

The President can prorogue:
The Rajya Sabha
The Lok Sabha
Either House of Parliament
None of the above
How many Union Territories are there in India?
Who holds the power of judicial review in India?
The Prime Minister
The President
The High Courts and Supreme Court
None of the above
The administration in India Instead of behaving like civil servants behave as:
None of the above
The Head of the Indian Republic according to Article 52 of the Constitution is the
Prime Minister
None of these
In respect of single citizenship the Indian Constitution resembles:
Russian Constitution
American Constitution
Canadian Constitution
None of the above
As a result of the introduction of Universal Adult Franchise, India has emerged as the …….. of the World:
Smallest Democracy
Largest Democracy
Poorest Democracy
Richest Democracy
The ……..stands at the apex of the Indian judiciary system:
District court
High courts
Supreme Court
President of India
A certain Bill become a law only when it:
Is a passed by the Lok Sabha
Is passed by the Rajya Sabha
Gets the President’s consent
None of the above
A Select or joint committee can be appointed by:
The Prime Minister
The President
The Speaker of Lok Sabha
The Vice-President
The number of members of Public Accounts Committee is:
12 members
22 members
30 members
38 members
Estimate committee of the Lok Sabha has a life of:
6 months
8 months
12 years
1 year
When a bill is presented to the President for his assent he may
Sign it
Refuse his signatures
Return the bill to the House
Any of the above
In …….. the presiding officer is not a member of that House:
Vidhan Sabha
Rajya Sabha
Lok Sabha
Vidhan Parishad
The judiciary of India is:
It is the …… of the Government to implement the Directive Principles:
Social duty
Economic duty
Political duty
Moral duty
The Directive Principles of State Policy are:
Negative in character
None of the above
In 1987, the Planning Commission consisted of:
20 Divisions
25 Divisions
30 Divisions
35 Divisions
In which year was the Indian Civil Service Act passed:
Planning Commission’s functions include:
Assessment of resources
Planning of industrial development
Perspective Planning
All of the above
In India the Civil Services are organized on the:
Principle of merit
Principle of hierarchy
Principle of absolute advantage
None of the above
In India the Civil Servants are:
All specialists
All generalist
Generalist and specialists
None of the above
In India, administration is run by:
Members of judiciary
Ad-hoc recruits
Trained civil servants
An ordinance promulgated by the President must be placed before the Parliament when it reassembles, within…….of its reassembly:
Six weeks
Six days
Six months
None of the above
An ordinance is promulgated by:
The Vice-President
The Prime Minister
The President
None of the above

This is a 25 question-test in the test series of 15 tests of Public Administration Paper of Civil Services Examination (Preliminary). This will also help students to prepare for the state civil services examination other than UPSC. The questions covered here are broadly covers the syllabus of most PCS Examinations conducted by SSC of different tests.




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