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General Awareness Quiz (Polity) For 2016-17

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1. Who was the first woman to become the Prime Minister of a country?
(a)Golda Meir 
(b)Margaret Thatcher
(c)Indira Gandhi             
(d)Sirimavo Bhandharnaike
2. In India, the Prime Minister remains in office so long as he enjoys the –
(a)Support of armed forces
(b)Confidence of Rajya Sabha
(c)Confidence of Lok Sabha
(d)Support of the people

3. What is the tenure of the Prime Minister of India?
(a)conterminous with the tenure of the Lok Sabha
(b)Conterminous with the tenure of the President
(c)As long as he enjoys the support of a majority in the Lok Sabha
(d)Five Years

4. Who among the following is the Chairman of the National Integration Council?
(a)The President 
(b)The Vice – President
(c)The Prime Minister      
(d)the Chief Justice of India

5.Who of the following became  Prime Minister of India without becoming a Union Cabinet Minister?
(a)Chaudhary Charan Singh       
(b)H.D. Deve Gowda
(c)Morarji Desai              
(d)I.K. Gujral

6.‘Shakti – Sthal’ is related to whom?
(a)Smt. Indira Gandhi
(b)Rajiv Gandhi
(c)Mahatma Gandhi   
(d)Pt Jawahar Lal Nehru

7.Which one of the following Prime Minister never faced the Parliament during the tenure?
(a)Chaudhary Charan Singh
(b)V.P Singh
(c)Chandra Sekhar
(d)Atal Behari Vajpayee

8.The office of the Deputy Prime Minister –
(a)was created under the original Constitution
(b)is an extra – constitutional growth
(c)was created by 44th Amendment
(d)was created by 85th Amendment

9.Who exercises the actual executive power under the Parliamentary form of Government?
(b)Prime Minister

10.Who was the first Deputy Prime Minister of India?
(a)Sardar Ballabhbhai Patel
(b)Moraraji Desai
(c)L.K. Advani
(d)Charan Singh