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Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 1

The decree of restitution of conjugal rights can be enforced under which of the following provisions of CPC?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 1
Order 21 Rule 32 of CPC provides the mode for execution of decree for injunction, restitution of conjugal rights and specific performance. Section 50 of CPC is a specific provision with respect to execution of decree against legal representatives, would be read with Order 21 Rule 32 CPC.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 2

Which of the following is not a necessary requirement for proper procedure of arrest under Section 41B of Cr.P.C.?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 2

Section 41B deals with the procedure of arrest and duties of officer making arrest.
Every police officer, while making an arrest, shall
(a) bear an accurate, visible and clear identification of his name which will facilitate easy identification
(b) prepare a memorandum of arrest which shall be:
(i) attested by at least one witness, who is a member of the family of the person arrested or a respectable member of the locality where the arrest is made
(ii) countersigned by the person arrested and
(c) inform the person arrested, unless the memorandum is attested by a member of his family, that he has a right to have a relative or a friend named by him to be informed of his arrest
Therefore, it is clear that option (4) is the correct answer.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 3

A retracted confession

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 3
When the confession is held to be admissible, then court is to consider what weight should be given to it. As a matter of prudence and caution, which has sanctified itself in a rule of law, a retracted confession cannot be made solely the basis of conviction, unless the same is corroborated.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 4
Section 438 of Cr.P.C. can be invoked
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 4
Section 438 of the Code of Criminal Procedure provides for anticipatory bail and this is given only in case of non-bailable offences. Court must be satisfied that the applicant invoking anticipatory bail has reason to believe that he is likely to be arrested for a non-bailable offence and that belief must be founded on reasonable grounds.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 5
Infancy' as an exception has been provided under Section ___ of IPC.
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The literal meaning of infancy is state or period of babyhood or early childhood. Section 82 of IPC says that nothing is an offence which is done by a child under seven years of age. In Section 82, there is a presumption that the child under seven years is not capable of judging the consequences and nature of his act. Hence, he is not attached with criminal liability.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 6
An illegal partnership
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 6
An illegal partnership can be sued. The effect of non-registration is that an unregistered firm has no ability to file a suit against a third party to enforce a right arising from a contract, unless the firm is registered and the persons suing are or have been shown in the Register of Firms as partners in the firm.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 7
When several persons do a criminal act in furtherance to the common intention,
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 7
Provisions of Section 34 of the Indian Penal Code provide that when a criminal act is done by several persons in furtherance of the common intention of all, each of such persons is liable for that act in the same manner as if it were done by him alone.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 8
A agrees to pay Rs. 1,000 to B without consideration. This agreement is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 8
Section 25 of the Indian Contract Act laid down that an agreement made without consideration is void.
A agrees to pay Rs. 1,000 to B without consideration. This agreement is void as it is backed by no consideration.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 9
Which of the following statements is correct?
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An abettor is a person who abets either the commission of an offence or the commission of an act, which would be an offence, if committed by a person capable by law committing that offence with the same intention or knowledge as that of the abettor. If the abettor is innocent, the principal offender is also not liable. The abetment of the illegal omission of an act may amount to an offence although the abettor may not himself be found to do that act.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 10
Specific performance of contract means
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 10
Specific performance is an equitable remedy in law of contract, whereby a court issues an order requiring a party to perform a specific act, such as to complete performance of the contract. Thus, option (1) is correct or gives correct meaning to specific performance.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 11
Which of the following statements is/are correct in the light of provisions of Article 352?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 11
The President can issue different types of proclamations on different grounds. The President is not prevented from proclamation of emergency when another type of emergency is already in operation. The President can proclaim national emergency only on the written advice of the Cabinet.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 12
A sells, by auction, to B, a horse which A knows to be unsound. A says nothing to B about the horse's unsoundness. Which of the following statements is correct?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 12
Mere silence as to facts that is likely to affect the willingness of a person to enter into a contract is not fraud, unless the circumstances of the case are such that, regard being had to them, it is the duty of the person keeping silence to speak. A sells, by auction, to B, a horse which A knows to be unsound. A says nothing to B about the horse's unsoundness. This does not amount to fraud.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 13
Which of the following Union Territories has a Legislature?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 13
Out of the seven Union Territories, National Capital Territory of Delhi and Puducherry have Legislatures, Council of Ministers and Consolidated Funds. The rest of the Union Territories are without Legislature.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 14
B' and his girlfriend 'G', both adults, engage in consensual sexual intercourse in the privacy of the bedroom of the latter and 'B' with her consent prepares a video clip on his mobile camera and later shows it in total privacy to his friend 'F'. It amounts to
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 14
Section 354 C defines voyeurism. It states:
1. That a person commits an offence if for the purpose of obtaining sexual gratification, he observes another person doing a private act, and he knows that the other person does not consent to being observed for his sexual gratification
2. That a person commits an offence if he operates equipment with the intention of enabling another person to observe, for the purpose of obtaining sexual gratification, a third person doing a private act, and he knows that that other person does not consent to the operation of equipment with that intention
3. That a person commits an offence if he records another person doing a private act, and he does so with the intention that he or a third person will, for the purpose of obtaining sexual gratification, look at an image of the other person doing the act, and he knows that the other person does not consent to his recording the act with that intention
4. That a person commits an offence if he installs equipment, or constructs or adapts a structure or part of a structure, with the intention of enabling himself or another person to commit an offence under sub-section (1) of the Act.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 15
Which of the following statements is true?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 15
Section 138 of the Indian Evidence Act, 1872 deals with the order of examinations. It says that the witnesses shall be first examined-in-chief, then (if the adverse party so desires) cross-examined, then (if the party calling him so desires) re-examined.
Direction of re-examination-
The re-examination shall be directed to the explanation of matters referred to in cross-examination; and, if new matter is, by permission of the Court, introduced in re-examination, the adverse party may further cross-examine upon that matter. Therefore, option 3 is the correct answer.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 16

Which of the following is one of the remedies for false imprisonment?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 16

False imprisonment may be defined as an act of the defendant which causes the unlawful confinement of the plaintiff. If a person is unlawfully confined, then he can be released from such confinement by invoking the writ of habeas corpus before Supreme Court or High Court as the case may be.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 17
An accused having been called to examine himself on a request in writing
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Section 24 of the Law of Evidence prescribes that an accused having been called to examine himself on a request in writing has the liberty not to give evidence without giving rise to any presumption against him.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 18
Petitions to the Supreme Court under Article 32 are subject to the rule of res judicata except
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 18
Res judicata applies to civil proceedings and not to habeas corpus petitions. A subsequent petition under this writ jurisdiction can be filed on fresh grounds not pleaded earlier for the same relief. Even the Supreme Court can still entertain a petition under Article 32, whether or not new grounds are raised, in view of the importance of personal freedom.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 19

Directions: In the following question, there is a certain relationship between two given words on each side of (: :). One word is given on the other side of (: :), while the second word is to be found from the given alternatives. Find the missing word having the same relationship with the other word as that between the words of the other given pair.
Lions : Pride : : Wolves : ?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 19

A group of lions is called a pride, whereas a group of wolves is called a pack.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 20

Directions: In the following question, choose the word from the options which is opposite in meaning to the given keyword.
Assuage

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 20

Assuage' means make (an unpleasant feeling) less intense. So, 'exasperate' which means to make something worse is the correct answer.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 21

Directions: In the following question, choose the word which best fills the blank from the four given options.
Despite his tremendous intellectual efforts, he could not ________.

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 21

Accomplish, gain and establish are the verbs that require objects. Among the options available, 'succeed' is the only intransitive verb. Thus, option 1 is correct.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 22
Who invented the 'World Wide Web'?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 22
Tim Berners-Lee is the inventor of the World Wide Web. He created a new computer language called HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) which most web pages are written in. The first web page went live on 6th August, 1991.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 23

Which of the following countries won the 2018 FIFA World Cup?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 23

France national football team won the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Brazil have won five times, and they are the only team to have played in every tournament. The other World Cup winners are Germany and Italy, with four titles each; Argentina, France and inaugural winner Uruguay, with two titles each; and England and Spain with one title each.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 24
Which state's government started a 'Tatkal Sewa' for property registration across the state?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 24
The Punjab Government started 'Tatkal Sewa' for property registration across the state from 13th August, 2018. The state government has fixed the sum of Rs. 5,000 as facilitation charges to seek appointment for 'tatkal' (instant) registration for properties. Also, an hour-long slot from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. has been reserved for availing the service under instant mode. People could seek an appointment by visiting the website www.revenue.punjab.gov.in.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 25
India will have the first Khadi mall at
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 25
India will have the first Khadi mall in Ranchi in the state of Jharkhand.
Jharkhand is all set to become the first state in the country to have a dedicated mall for indigenous produces. The mall would come up in the HEC area which is also giving way for the Ranchi Smart City.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 26
Section 115 of the Code of Civil Procedure applies to:
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Section 115 of the Code of Civil Procedure deals with the provision of revision in civil cases. It states that the High Court may call for the record of any case which has been decided by any court subordinate to such High Court if such subordinate court appears
(a) to have exercised a jurisdiction not vested in it by law, or
(b) to have failed to exercise a jurisdiction so vested, or
(c) to have acted in the exercise of its jurisdiction illegality or with material irregularity.
Thus, option 4 is the correct answer.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 27
A' prepared a mark-sheet with an intention to get a job. He committed the offence of
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 27
Section 463 in Indian Penal Code deals with forgery. It says that whoever makes any false documents or false electronic record or part of a document or electronic record, with intent to cause damage or injury, to the public or to any person, or to support any claim or title, or to cause any person to part with property, or to enter into any express or implied contract, or with intent to commit fraud or that fraud may be committed, commits forgery.
Here, in the given situation, 'A' committed the offence of forgery.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 28

Chapter XXIA of the Cr.P.C. was incorporated in the year

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 28

Chapter XXIA of the Criminal Procedure Code deals with the concept of plea bargaining. It was inserted into the Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2005. It allows plea bargaining for cases
1. where the maximum punishment is imprisonment for 7 years;
2. where the offences don't affect the socio-economic condition of the country; or
3. when the offences are not committed against a woman or a child below 14.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 29
Who among the following is not entitled for maintenance under Section 125 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 29
Section 125(1) provides that if any person having sufficient means neglects or refuses to maintain
(a) his wife, unable to maintain herself, or
(b) his legitimate or illegitimate minor child, whether married or not, unable to maintain itself, or
(c) his legitimate or illegitimate child (not being a married daughter) who has attained majority, where such child is, by reason of any physical or mental abnormality or injury unable to maintain itself, or
(d) his father or mother, unable to maintain himself or herself,
a Magistrate of the first class may, upon proof of such neglect or refusal, order such person to make a monthly allowance for the maintenance of his wife or such child, father or mother, at such monthly rate not exceeding five hundred rupees in the whole, as such Magistrate thinks fit, and to pay the same to such person as the Magistrate may from time to time direct: Provided that the Magistrate may order the father of a minor female child referred to in clause (b) to make such allowance, until she attains her majority, if the Magistrate is satisfied that the husband of such minor female child, if married, is not possessed of sufficient means.
Here, wife includes divorced wife. Therefore, uterine brother is not entitled for maintenance under Section 125 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 30
A crime under Section 399 can sufficiently attract punishment under the IPC at the stage of
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 30
Section 399 of the IPC: Making preparation to commit dacoity - Whoever makes any preparation for committing dacoity shall be punished with rigorous imprisonment for a term which may extend to ten years, and shall also be liable to fine.
This section makes even the preparation of dacoity as a crime.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 31
A hurt which is not grievous under Section 320 IPC is
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 31
A hurt which is not grievous under Section 320 Indian Penal Code is injury to head.
All other options fall under the definition of grievous hurt under Section 320 of the Indian Penal Code.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 32

State which of these statements is true.

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Section 390 of the Indian Penal Code says that in all robbery, there is either theft or extortion. Theft is robbery if, in order to the committing of the theft, or in committing the theft, or in carrying away or attempting to carry away property obtained by the theft, the offender, for that end, voluntarily causes or attempts to cause to any person death or hurt or wrongful restraint, or fear of instant death or of instant hurt, or of instant wrongful restraint.
The threat or use of force must take place immediately before or at the time of the theft. Force used after the theft is complete and will not turn the theft into a robbery. Hence, the use of force by itself will not convert the theft into robbery.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 33
When both the parties to agreement are at mistake regarding facts, the agreement will
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 33
When both the parties that enter into an agreement are under a mistake as to a matter of fact essential to the agreement, the agreement is void.
When a party enters into a contract, without the knowledge of the law in the country, the contract is affected by such mistakes but it is not void.
Thus, option 4 is correct.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 34
A executes an agreement with B, who is a minor, aged 17 years, at the time of the execution of the agreement. After attaining majority, the erstwhile minor
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 34
After attaining majority, the erstwhile minor cannot ratify the agreement. The agreement entered into by a minor is void ab initio and a minor can't ratify an agreement on attaining the age of majority. The agreement cannot be validated.
One of the reason for the rule that a minor cannot ratify an agreement after attaining majority is that when the agreement was entered into during the minority there was no 'proper consideration' and the 'bad consideration' is not enough for validating that agreement by its ratification.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 35
Which among the following is not an essential feature of a partnership?
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As per the definition given under Section 4 of Indian Partnership Act, a 'partnership' is the relation between persons who have agreed to share the profits of a business carried on by all or any of them acting for all. Thus, option 4 is not an essential feature of a partnership. A partnership is not a separate legal entity, and partnership income is taxed at the individual rates of the partners receiving the income.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 36

A offers B lavish entertainment if B paints his portrait.
Choose the correct option in relation to the context.

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 36

If the terms of an offer are vague or indefinite, its acceptance cannot create a contractual relationship. In the given context, the offer is not valid since the terms are vague.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 37
Under Section 6 of the Specific Relief Act, a suit by a person dispossessed of immovable property shall not be brought
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Section 6 of the Specific Relief Act, 1963, deals with the suit by a person dispossessed of immovable property. It says that if any person is dispossessed without his consent of immovable property otherwise than in due course of law, he or any person claiming through him may, by suit, recover possession thereof, notwithstanding any other title that may be set up in such suit and no suit under this section shall be brought after the expiry of six months from the date of dispossession; or against the government.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 38
Decision on question of limitation
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In a leading case Sheodan Singh v. Daryao Kunwar, the Supreme Court was called upon to consider the question of applicability of res judicata to a matter where an appeal is dismissed on the ground of limitation or on account of not printing of a paper book. The Supreme Court held that in such a case, the result of the decision of the appeal court is to confirm the decision of the trial court given on merits, and if that is so, the decision of the appeal court will be res judicata.
Thus, decision on question of limitation operates as res judicata.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 39

Under Section 45 of the Evidence Act, which of the following has not been mentioned as a point upon which opinion of experts is relevant?

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 39

The definition of an expert may be referred from the provision of Section 45 of the Indian Evidence Act. It says that an 'expert' means a person who has special knowledge, skill or experience in any of the following areas:
(1) foreign law;
(2) science;
(3) art;
(4) handwriting; or
(5) finger impression.
So, the definition of an expert is confined only to the five subjects or fields as mentioned above. Therefore, the right answer would be 'point of domestic law'.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 40
Section 14 of the Evidence Act makes relevant the facts which show the existence of
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 40
Section 14 of the Indian Evidence Act provides for the facts showing existence of state of mind, or of body or bodily feeling. It does not talk about a particular state of mind and body.
Thus, option 3 is correct.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 41
Section 92 of the Evidence Act is applicable to disputes between
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 41
Section 92 is only applicable to cases as between parties to an instrument or their representatives in interest.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 42
The Lok Sabha has the supremacy in
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 42
Since the Finance Bill is a Money Bill, Lok Sabha enjoys supremacy. If the Lok Sabha does not accept any of the recommendations of the Rajya Sabha, the Money Bill is deemed to have been passed by both Houses in the form in which it was passed by the Lok Sabha without any of the amendments recommended by the Rajya Sabha.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 43
What does actus curiae neminem gravabit mean?
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Actus curiae neminem gravabit is a Latin maxim that means 'an act of the court shall prejudice no one'. Courts should pass an order to ensure that the interest of none of the parties to the litigation is harmed.
Thus, option 1 is correct.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 44
Which among the following is the busiest ocean route for shipping?
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Atlantic Ocean is the second largest ocean basin, only behind the Pacific Ocean. It is bounded by North and South Americas in the west and Africa and Europe in the east. It is the busiest ocean in the world. Also, North Atlantic Ocean is the busiest ocean route for shipping.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 45
Which of the following countries is being forced to open its doors to foreign workers due to declining birth rate and an ageing population (as in 2019)?
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Caught in the demographic pincers of a declining birth rate and an ageing population, notoriously immigrant-shy Japan is being forced to open its doors to foreign workers. Its position (as in 2019) on immigration is, at best, tepidly welcoming to highly skilled workers, while sceptical of allowing in job-seekers from lower down the skill chain.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 46
Who among the following launched her new book named 'The Rule Breakers' in 2018?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 46
The Rule Breakers is authored by Preeti Shenoy. The book explores complex themes of women's equality, gender and inclusion among others.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 47

Directions: The words in the pair given below have a certain relationship between them. Select from the answer choices the pair of words having the same relationship.
Pitcher : Water

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 47

A pitcher contains water just as a thermometer contains mercury. Hence, answer option (4) is correct.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 48

Directions: In the following question, choose the word from the options which is opposite in meaning to the given keyword.
Collide

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 48

Collide' means 'hit by accident when moving'. 'Escape' means 'succeed in avoiding or eluding something dangerous'.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 49

Directions: In the following question, choose the word which best fills the blank from the four given options.
Vidyasagar was one of the main ________ of women's rights.

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 49

Supporters' is the only word that fits in the context of this sentence. Here, the women's rights suggest a word that refers to promotion or support.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 50

Directions: The sentence below has two blanks. Beneath the sentence are a few set of words. Choose the set of words which, when inserted in the sentence, best fits the meaning of the sentence.
With the current wave of crime, tourists are _____ to make sure their passports are secure, otherwise they should be ready for the ________ consequences.

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 50

Tourists need to secure their passports because of the soaring crime rates. So they are requested (urged) to secure their passports so as to save themselves from dire (worst) consequences. Thus, the best possible answer is option (2).

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 51
An ordinance promulgated by the Governor of a State lapses
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 51
Article 213 deals with the power of Governor to legislate through ordinances. His power of ordinance making is quite similar to the President's power. He can promulgate ordinance when the Legislative Assembly is not in session in case of a unicameral legislature or when both Legislative Assembly and Council are not in session in case of a bicameral legislature. The ordinance introduced by him can be withdrawn anytime. As per Article 213(2)(a), an ordinance promulgated by the Governor of a State lapses after six weeks from the date of assembly of the House(s) of the State legislature.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 52
Which State of India implemented the 'Panchayati Raj System' first?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 52
The Panchayat Raj System was first adopted by the state of Rajasthan in Nagaur district on 2nd October, 1959; the second state was Andhra Pradesh.
In India, the Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) function as a system of governance in which Gram Panchayats are the basic units of local administration. The system has three levels: Gram Panchayat (village level), Block Samiti or Panchayat Samiti (block level), and Zila Parishad (district level). It was formalised in 1992 by the 73rd amendment to the Indian Constitution.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 53
An arbitration award under the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996:
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 53
Section 34(3) of the Arbitration Act provides for the setting aside of award only after the period of three months from the making of the award. However, in exceptional circumstances, an additional period of 30 days may also be provided, but it is not a rule.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 54
Under the Civil Law, the term 'multifariousness' means
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 54
Under the Civil Law, the term 'multifariousness' means misjoinder of cause of actions as well as parties. Multifarious means in which either party or various causes of action (claims based on different legal theories) are improperly joined together in the same suit.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 55
Which of the following grounds is not an appropriate ground for temporary injunction under the Code of Civil Procedure?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 55
Temporary injunctions are the injunctions that are given for a specific period of time or until the court gives further order regarding the matter in concern. They can be obtained at any stage of the trial and are regulated by the Code of Civil Procedure. Order XXXIX of the CPC deals with injunctions. As per Rule 1, clause (c), where it is proved that the defendant threatens to dispossess the plaintiff or otherwise cause injury to the plaintiff in relation to any property in dispute in the suit or that any property in dispute in a suit is in danger of being wasted, damaged or alienated by any party to the suit, or wrongfully sold in execution of a decree, the court may grant an injunction. However, an injunction cannot be granted on the grounds that the property in dispute is likely to be acquired by the government.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 56
Which of the following Sections of the Specific Relief Act deals with recovery of specific movable property?
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 56
Sections 5 and 6 of the Specific Relief Act, 1963 provide methods for recovery of possession of certain specific immovable property. Sections 7 and 8 of the Act contain provisions for recovery of possession of some specific movable property.
Section 7 of the Act with the head 'recovery of specific movable property' provides that a person entitled to the possession of the specific movable property may recover it in the manner provided by the Code of Civil Procedure.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 57
A' is in the house which is on fire, with 'Z', a child. People below hold out a blanket. 'A' drops the child in good faith intending the child's benefit, but the child is killed by the fall. 'A' has committed:
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 57
The acts of 'A' fall under the general exceptions as provided under Chapter IV of the IPC. Section 92 under it states that nothing is an offence by reason of any harm which it may cause to a person for whose benefit it is done in good faith, even without that person's consent, if the circumstances are such that it is impossible for that person to signify consent (here due to the person being a child), or if that person is incapable of giving consent, and has no guardian or other person in lawful charge of him from whom it is possible to obtain consent in time for the thing to be done with benefit.
Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 58

Consider the following statements with regard to summary trial under the Criminal Procedure Code and choose the correct answer with the help of the code given below:
(1) Offences under Sections 454 and 456 of the Indian Penal Code may be tried by summary trial.
(2) Sentence under summary trial shall not be passed for less than three months.
(3) Procedure of trial of summons case shall be followed in summary trial.

Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 58

Section 260 of the Cr.P.C. empowers the courts to try an offence summarily. Clause (3) specifically lists out those offences which can be tried summarily. Out of those, offences under Sections 454 and 456 of the Indian Penal Code have been stated to be tried summarily. Section 262 provides that the procedure of trial of summons case shall be followed in summary trial and that the maximum punishment that can be awarded under such trials is three months.

Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 59
Mark the incorrect statement:
Detailed Solution for Delhi Judicial Services Prelims Mock Test - 7 - Question 59
As per Section 319, Cr.P.C., when, in the course of any inquiry into, or trial of, an offence, it appears from the evidence that any person not being the accused has committed any offence for which such person could be tried together with the accused, the Court may proceed against such person for the offence which he appears to have committed. The power to proceed against a person not named as an accused is to be exercised sparingly and for compelling reasons. The pro