Test: Why Do We Need Parliament? - 2


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QUESTION: 1

The parliament is begin with _______.

Solution:
Question Hour is the first hour of a sitting session of India's Lok Sabha devoted to questions that Members of Parliament raise about any aspect of administrative activity. The concerned Minister is obliged to answer to the Parliament, either orally or in writing, depending on the type of question raised.
QUESTION: 2

Who highlights the drawback of various policies?

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QUESTION: 3

In representative democracies, people do not participate?

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QUESTION: 4

The members of Rajya Sabha are elected?

Solution:
Rajya Sabha, also known as the Council of States, is the Upper House of Parliament. It has not more than 250 members. Members of Rajya Sabha are not elected by the people directly but indirectly by the legislative assemblies of the various states. 

Rajya Sabha is a permanent body. It is not subject to dissolution but one-third of its members retire every two years. Twelve of Rajya Sabha members are nominated by the President from persons who have earned distinction in the fields of literature, art, science and social service. 
QUESTION: 5

What is the significant function of parliament?

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QUESTION: 6

When was 1st election held in India?

Solution:

The Indian general election of 1951–52, held from 25 October 1951 to 21 February 1952, was the first election to the Lok Sabha since India became independent in August 1947. It was conducted under the provisions of the Indian Constitution, which was adopted on 26 November 1949.

QUESTION: 7

Who was the 1st prime minister of India?

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QUESTION: 8

BJP is a:

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QUESTION: 9

When was 'Central Secretariat' built?

Solution:

The Secretariat Building or Central Secretariat is where the Cabinet Secretariat is housed, which administers the Government of India. Built in the 1910s, it is home to some of the most important ministries of the Cabinet of India. The construction started in 1912 and was completed in 1927.

QUESTION: 10

‘EVM’ means?

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QUESTION: 11

How many elected & nominated members are there in Rajya Sabha?

Solution: Article 80 of the Constitution lays down the maximum strength of Rajya Sabha as 250, out of which 12 members are nominated by the President and 238 are representatives of the States and of the two Union Territories.  The present strength of Rajya Sabha, however, is 245, out of which 233 are representatives of the States and Union territories of Delhi and Puducherry and 12 are nominated by the President. The members nominated by the President are persons having special knowledge or practical experience in respect of such matters as literature, science, art and social service.
QUESTION: 12

When did India get freedom?

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QUESTION: 13

How many building are there for central secretariat?

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The Secretariat Building consists of two buildings: the North Block and the South Block. Both the buildings flank the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

QUESTION: 14

Member of Parliament are representatives of?

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The members of parliament are4 elected by people so they're basically people's elective representatives.

QUESTION: 15

In 13th elections of Lok Sabha, BJP won?

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In elections held in 1999 after Vajpayee govt. lost a trust vote by 1 vote, BJP emerged as the largest party. Amazingly it ended up with the same no. of seats (182) as it did in 1998.

QUESTION: 16

When was 14th election held?

Solution:

General elections were held in India in four phases between 20 April and 10 May 2004. Over 670 million people were eligible to vote, electing 543 members of the 14th Lok Sabha.

QUESTION: 17

Which Political Party is currently in power? 

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QUESTION: 18

What is the guiding philosophy of Bharatiya Janata Party?

Solution:

Bharatiya Janata Party, established in 1980, is one of the largest political party in India. Its guiding philosophy is integral humanism. It was first presented by Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya in the form of four lectures delivered in Bombay on April 22-25, 1965.

QUESTION: 19

When was 6th election held?

Solution:

The Lok Sabha (House of the People) is the lower house in the Parliament of India. The 6th Lok Sabha, which ran from 23 March 1977 to 22 August 1979 was elected in February and March 1977. 11 sitting members from Rajya Sabha were elected to 6th Lok Sabha after the 1971 Indian general election.

QUESTION: 20

The Parliament is made up with?

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QUESTION: 21

Who was the 1st president of India?

Solution:

When India became a republic in 1950, Rajendra Prasad was elected its first president by the Constituent Assembly. Following the general election of 1951, he was elected president by the electoral college of the first Parliament of India and its state legislatures.

QUESTION: 22

The person of age _____ has right to vote?

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QUESTION: 23

Political party is made by?

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The political party is made up of people who have the same ideology. Thus members of parliament make up a political party.

QUESTION: 24

The members of Rajya Sabha are called:

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It is a bicameral legislature composed of the President of India and the two houses: the Rajya Sabha (Council of States) and the Lok Sabha (House of the People). ... Those elected or nominated (by the President) to either house of Parliament are referred to as Members of Parliament (MP).

QUESTION: 25

‘NDA’ means?

Solution:

The National Defence Academy (NDA) is the joint services academy of the Indian Armed Forces, where cadets of the three services, the Army, the Navy and the Air Force train together before they go on to respective service academy for further pre-commission training. The NDA is located in Khadakwasla, Pune, Maharashtra. It is the first tri-service academy in the world.

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