300 Indian Constitution one liners300 भारतीय संविधान प्रश्न

These questions are on Preamble And Evolution Of Indian Constitution


1. Who is the person fondly known as the Chief Architect of the Indian Constitution? ----
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

2. First attempt in world to constitute a Constituent Assembly to frame a Constitution was made by ----
America

3. The first attempt by Indians to write a Constitution to India was done by a Committee headed by Motilal Nehru, which is known as ----
Nehru Report

4. The idea of the Constitution of India was flashed for the first time by -----
M. N. Roy

5. The plan of setting up of a Constituent Assembly to draw up the future Constitution for India was given by ----
The Cabinet Mission Plan

6. The members of the Constituent Assembly were ----
Elected by Provincial Assemblies

7. Which of the following word was added into the Preamble of the Constitution by the 42nd Amendment Act, 1976? --
Socialist

8. From which Constitution was a concept of a 5-year plan borrowed into our Constitution? ---- --------
USSR

9. The procedure of Amendment to the Constitution is borrowed from the Constitution Of ------ ------------
South Africa

10. Which country is the best example for the Federal and Unitary Governments? ----
America and Britain

11. Which of the following is not a Democratic Institution of the Rig Vedic era? ----
Grama

12. During Medieval India, which kings first established ‘Local Self Government’? ----
Cholas

13. The East India Company was established in the year ----
1600

14. Which Charter empowered the British Governors of Presidencies to make Bye-Laws, Rules, Regulations in conformity with the British laws? ----
Charter of 1726

15. Who started Dual Government in Bengal? ----
Robert Clive

16. Who is the first Governor General of Bengal? ----
Warren Hastings

17. Which is the first written document in the Constitutional History of India? ---
The Regulating Act, 1773

18. Which Act created for the first time in India ‘Government of India’? ----
Charter Act of 1833

19. Which Act created for the first ‘The Supreme Court’? ----
The Regulating Act, 1773

20. First Law Commission was appointed in India for codification of laws under the Chairmanship of -----
Lord Macaulay

21. Which Act made the beginning of a Parliamentary System in India? ----
Charter Act of 1853

22. Under which of the following Act, the Crown of England took the affairs of the Government of India into its own hands? -----
Government of India Act, 1858

23. The Governor General of India was also the representative of British Crown to Princely States in India and hence was known as the ---- -------
Viceroy of India

24. Which Act for the first time gave an opportunity for Indians to enter into the sphere of Legislature? -----
Indian Councils Act, 1861

25. Which Act made the beginning of Electoral System in India? -------------
Government of India Act, 1858

26. Which of the following Act made the Indian Legislature Bi-cameral for the first time? ----
Government of India Act, 1919

27. The famous Dandi March laid by Gandhiji was against ------------------
Salt Tax

28. Which proposal was referred as ‘Post Dated Cheque’? ----- -------
The Cripps Proposal

29. Indian National Congress started ‘Quit India Movement’ after the failure of ---------
Cripps Mission

30. Gandhiji gave a call to all Indians ‘Do or Die’, which is popularly known as ---------
Quit India Movement

31. Which Plan rejected the demand for the independent Pakistan? -----
Cabinet Mission Plan

32. Partition of British India into two independent nations India and Pakistan was done according to -----
Mountbatten Plan

33. The Federal features of the Indian Government was introduced by the -----
Government of India Act, 1935

34. Which feature was borrowed by the Indian Constitution from the British Constitution? --- ----------
Law making procedure, Parliamentary System of Government, Rule of law

35. The Constitution supports ----
Rule of Law

36. In Britain, Parliament is supreme; accordingly which among the following is supreme in India? -----
Constitution

37. The Government of India Act 1935 provided for -----
Establishment of Federal Court, Diarchy at Center, Provincial autonomy

38. The Act of 1935 abolished -----
Diarchy in the Provinces

39. The Constitution of India was enacted by a Constituent Assembly set up -----
Under the Cabinet Mission Plan, 1946

40. The Constituent Assembly of India was created as per the proposal of ---------
Cabinet Mission

41. In which year did the Cripps Mission come to India? ----- --------
1942

42. The Constituent Assembly set up under the Cabinet Mission Plan had a strength of ----
389

43. The strength of the Constituent Assembly, after the withdrawal of the Muslim League, was reduced to ---
299

44. How many Committees were set up by the Constituent Assembly for framing the Constitution? ----
13

45. Who of the following acted as the Constitutional Advisor to the Constituent Assembly? ---- -------------
B. N. Rau

46. Demand for a Constitution, framed by a Constituent Assembly was made by ----
Gandhiji

47. The idea of a Constituent Assembly to frame a Constitution for India was first mooted by -- ---
Swaraj Party in 1928

48. Who started with presentation of the ‘Objective Resolution’ on 22.01.1947? -------------
Jawaharlal Nehru

49. When was the ‘Objective Resolution’ moved and adopted? ------------------
13.12.1946 and 22.01.1947

50. The Members of the Constituent Assembly were -----
Elected by Provincial Assemblies 

51. The Constituent Assembly of India held its first meeting on ----------
09.12.1946

52. Which one of the following acted as the Provisional President of the Constituent Assembly? ----------- Sachidananda Sinha

53. The Constituent Assembly elected on 11.12.1946 as its Permanent Chairman ---------
Rajendra Prasad

54. Who elected the Chairman of the Drafting Committee of the Constituent Assembly? ------
B. R. Ambedkar

55. The Chairman of the Drafting Committee to prepare a Draft Constitution of India was ------
B. R. Ambedkar

56. The name of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar is associated with which of the following? -----
Chairman-Drafting Committee

57. Who among the following was member of the Drafting Committee? ----- ----
Ambedkar, Gopalachari Ayyangar, Alladi Krishnaswami

58. Many Provisions in our Constitution have been borrowed from the Government of India Act ----
1919

59. The Government of India Act 1919 introduced a system of diarchy in the provinces. ‘Diarchy’ means a system of --Double government

60. When was the Constituent Assembly established to form the Constitution? ----
06.12.1946

61. The Constitution of India was adopted on ------
26.11.1949 

62. The Constitution of India came into force on ------
26.01.1950

63. The Constitution of India contains (Articles, Parts, Schedules) ------ ------
444, 24, 12

64. How much time did the Constituent Assembly take to prepare the Constitution of India? --- -- -------------
02Y, 11M, 18D

65. Who had given the idea of a Constitution for India of all? -----
M. N. Roy

66. The Constitution of India is -------
written and bulky document

67. The Constitution framed by a Committee consisting of the people representatives is called as -----
Written Constitution 

68. Constitution which provides for a series of semi-autonomous states joined together as a nation is ------
Federal Constitution

69. Centralization of power is an important feature in -----
Federal Constitution

70. The Constitution which can be amended by simple act of the legislature is known as ------
Flexible Constitution

71. Which one of the following provisions of the Constitution came into force soon after its adoption on 26.11.1949? ---- Provisional Parliament, Provisions relating to Citizenship, Elections

72. India has been described under Article 1 of the Constitution as a ------
Union of States

73. The Constitution of India is ------
Partly rigid and partly flexible

74. The Constitution of India describes India as -------
A Union of States

75. The Indian Constitution is recognized as ------
Federal in form and Unitary in spirit

76. The feature common of both Indian and American Federation is -------
Supreme Court to interpret Constitution

77. The Indian Constitution came into force on 26.01.1950, hence this day is celebrated as -----
Republic Day

78. January 26th was selected as the date for the inauguration of the Constitution because -----
Congress had observed it as the Independence Day in 1930

79. 26th November, 1949 is a significant day in our constitutional history because ---------
The Constitution was adopted on this day

80. Which one of the following exercised the most profound influence on the Indian Constitution?--------
The GoI Act, 1935

81. The Parliamentary system of Government in India is based on the pattern of -----
Great Britain

82. To whom does the People of India gave the Constitution to ----
Themselves

83. The beginning word ‘WE’ in the Preamble refers to the -----
Citizens of India

84. The important test to identify the basic features of the Indian Constitution is -----
Preamble

85. The Preamble to the Constitution contain -----
Fraternity, Democratic, Sovereignty

86. India is a Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Republic. In the Indian Constitution, this expression occurs in ---Preamble

87. The Preamble to the Constitution declares India as ----- -------
Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Republic

88. The Preamble of Indian Constitution has been amended so far ----- ------------
Once

89. The Preamble was amended by the ----- -------
42nd Amendment, 1976

90. ‘Fraternity’ means -----
spirit of brotherhood

91. The words ‘Socialist Secular’ were ----
Added by the 42nd Amendment

92. ‘Liberty’ in our Preamble does not include Freedom of ----
Action

93. Which among the following is an aid to the Statutory Interpretation? ---- -----
Preamble 

94. Which of the key to open the minds of the makers of the Constitution? -----
Preamble

95. If the Head of the State is an elected functionary for a fixed term, it is known as ____State. ----- --------
Republic

96. The Preamble to the Indian Constitution is borrowed from the -------
Objective Resolution

97. Objective Resolution was silent as to the concept of ____ which was inserted into the Preamble by the Constituent Assembly -------------
Democratic

98. Universal Adult Franchise shows that India is a _______ country. -------------
Democratic

99. Who proposed Preamble before the Drafting Committee of the Constitution? ------------
Jawaharlal Nehru

100. The Preamble of our Constitution reads ------
We, the people of India in our Constituent Assembly adopt, enact and give to

101. India is called a ‘Republic’ because -------
The Head of the State in India (President) is an elected head for a fixed period

102. ‘Sovereignty’ in a democracy rests with the -------------
People

103. The Preamble secures Justice, Liberty, Equality and Fraternity to --------
All citizens

104. The Preamble of the Constitution indicates -------
The source of the Indian Constitution

105. It is not the objective enshrined in the Preamble. --------
Secure shelter and proper livelihood to all

106. The idea of social, economic and political justice has been taken from _____ Revolution. - -----------
French

107. The concept of equality and fraternity has been taken from _____ Revolution. --------
Russian

108. Which of the following is described as the ‘Soul of the Constitution’? --------
Preamble

109. Which one of the following is not treated as part of the Constitution? -----------
Fundamental Duties

110. Democracy of India rests on the fact that -------
People have the right to choose and change the government

111. The word ‘Democracy’ is derived from the Greek words ------------
Demos and Kratos

112. India opted for a Federal form of government because of -------
Linguistic and Regional Diversity

113. What is the chief (ultimate) source of political power (authority) in India?-----------
People

114. A Flexible Constitution -------
can be amended easily

115. The Judiciary acts as an guardian of the Constitution in a --------
Federal government

116. India is a Secular State because --------
It is described so in the preamble of the Constitution

117. Our Constitution has laid emphasis on securing social, economic and political justice to all the citizens of the country. These objectives are aimed at securing a ---------
Welfare State 

118. Modern States are generally considered as -----
Welfare States

119. A State which does not promote or interfere in the affairs of religion is referred to as ----
Secular

120. The Constitution is a -------
Dynamic Law

121. The Constitution of India provides -----
Single citizenship

122. The Constitution provides ---------
Powers, Responsibilities, Limitations

123. The fundamental organs of the State are established by -------
Constitution

124. Detailed provisions regarding acquisition and termination of Indian citizenship are contained in --------
Act passed by the Parliament in 1955

125. Which of the following is not a condition for becoming an Indian citizen? [Citizenship by] --------
Acquiring property

126. A person can lose citizenship through --------
Deprivation, Termination, and Renunciation

127. The aims and objectives of the Constitution have been enshrined in --------
The Preamble

128. The Office of the Governor General of India was for the first time created under ------
Regulating Act, 1773

129. According to the Act of 1858, the territory was divided into ---------
Provinces

130. When did the British Crown assume sovereignty over India from East India Company?----
1858

131. Morley-Minto Reforms were implemented by the Indian Councils Act -------
1909

132. Which of the following is also known as the Act of 1919? -------
Montague-Chelmsford Reform Act

133. Under which of the following Act was Provincial Autonomy introduced in India? ------
Government of India Act, 1935

134. Who made the Constitution of India? -------
The Constituent Assembly

135. A Constituent Assembly is convened to ------
Frame the Constitution of the country

136. The Constituent Assembly was set up to under the ----
Cabinet Mission Plan of 1946

137. Which party was not associated with the Constituent Assembly of India? -----
The Communist Party

138. The Republic of India established by the Constitution is -----
Sovereign, Socialist, Secular

139. The mind and ideals of the framers of the Constitution are reflected in the -----
Preamble

140. In our Constitution, what justice is not given to the citizens? -----
Technical

141. The present Five-year Plan (2002-2007) is --------
11th

142. ‘Amend’ means -------
remove the difficulties

143. ‘Enact’ means ------
pass a law

144. Who advocated ‘Grama Swarajya’ for the growth of the villages? -----
Gandhiji 

145. ‘Poornaswarajya’ was declared as the goal of the Congress on December 1929 in the ------ -----------
Lahore Session

146. Our Constitution prohibits _____
Untouchability

147. The Constitution declared India as a Republic on ________ -------
26.01.1950

148. Who has given the following statement: “Democracy means a Government of the people, by the people and for the people”? ------
Abraham Lincoln

149. Which one of the following features was borrowed by the framers of the Constitution from the US Constitution? ---
Removal of Judges of the Supreme Court, Judicial Review, Fundamental Rights

150. The ideals of liberty, equality and fraternity enshrined in the Preamble of the Constitution were adopted under inspiration from ------
The French Revolution

151. _______is the chief force of political power in India. ------
The People

152. The Constitution describes the Indian Union as -----
India i.e. Bharat

153. The Constitution of India describes India as ----
Union of States

154. The two persons who played a vital role in the integration of Princely States were -----
Sardar Patel and V. P. Menon

155. The States were reorganized on linguistic basis in ----
1956

156. Which State enjoys the distinction of being the first linguistic State of India? -----
Andhra Pradesh

157. The Indian Federal system is modeled on the Federal system of ----
Canada

158. India is known as Parliamentary Democracy because ----
Executive is responsible to the Parliament

159. The Indian State is regarded as federal because the Indian Constitution provides for -----
Sharing of power between Center and States

160. In which Case did Supreme Court hold that the Preamble was a part of the Constitution? -----
Keshavananda Bharti Case

161. In which Case did Supreme Court hold that Preamble was not a part of the Constitution? - ---
Berubari Case

162. The Ninth Schedule ------
was added to the Constitution by the 1st Amendment

163. Which Schedule details the boundaries of the States and the Union Territories? ----
I

164. The details of salaries, allowances, etc. of the President, Vice President, Speaker, Judges of Supreme Court, etc. are provided in Schedule -----
II

165. Which Schedule gives details regarding the subjects included in the three lists — Central, State and Concurrent Lists? ----- --------
VII

166. In the Indian Constitution -----
There are three lists: The Union list, the State list and the Concurrent list

167. Which of the following statements is correct? ----
Rule of Law is a basic feature of the Constitution which cannot be amended under Article 368 of the Constitution 

168. As per Article 262 of Indian Constitution, disputes relating to waters shall be solved By -- -- ---------
Parliament

169. Which one of the following declares India as a Secular State? ----
Preamble of the Constitution

170. By which of the following a new State is formed? ----
Constitutional Amendment

171. The final interpreter to Indian Constitution is -----
Supreme Court

172. Every Amendment of Indian Constitution has to be approved by the -----
Parliament

173. Which one of the following States has a separate Constitution? ------
Jammu & Kashmir

174. Apart from the Jammu & Kashmir, which other State has been provided special protection in certain matters? ----- Nagaland

175. Article 356 of the Constitution of India deals with -----
Proclamation of President’s Rule in a State

176. The State of Jammu & Kashmir was accorded special status under -----
Article 370

177. The Constitution of Jammu & Kashmir was framed by ----
A special Constituent Assembly set up by the State

178. The Constitution of Jammu & Kashmir came into force on ----
26.01.1957

179. The special status of Jammu & Kashmir implies that the State has separate -----
Constitution

180. In case of Jammu & Kashmir, an Amendment to the Constitution become applicable -----
only after the President issued the necessary orders under the Article 370

181. Under the Parliamentary system of the Government, ------
the Cabinet as a whole is responsible to the Legislature

182. Who is authorized to initiate a Bill for Constitutional Amendment? ----
Either House of Parliament

183. The power of Parliament to amend the Constitution -------
includes power to amend by way of addition, variation or repeal

184. Which Article empowers the Parliament to amend the Indian Constitution? ----
368

185. Ninth Schedule to the Constitution is added by way of ____ Constitutional Amendment. -- --
1st

186. What is contained in the Tenth Schedule of the Indian Constitution? -----
Provisions regarding disqualification on grounds of defection

187. Mahatma Gandhiji was first referred to as the ‘Father of the Nation’ by ------
Subhash Chandra Bose

188. ‘Jai Hind’, the nationalist slogan of India was coined by ----
Subhash Chandra Bose

189. Who framed the Constitution of India? ----
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

190. Which famous leader raised the slogan, “Tell the Slave, He is a Slave and He will Revolt”? ---------------
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar 

191. Who said, “Those who attack Congress and spare Nehru are fools. They do not know the ABCs of the politics-
.Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

192. What is the name given to the Ambedkar’s house built for himself, his family and books at Dadar, in Bombay? ----Rajagriha

193. Indian Constitution is -----
Wholly written

194. The Indian Constitution is -----
Lengthy, Written

195. Consider the following statement: On eve of launch of Quit India Movement,-----
Mahatma Gandhi 

196. The ‘Homespun Movement’ and the Salt March promoted by Mahatma Gandhiji in India are examples of his policy of -----
Non-violent protest

197. Which year is considered to be a memorable landmark in the history of India’s Struggle for Freedom? ----
1921

198. The First War of Independence took place in the year (OR) In which year did the Sepoy Mutiny, India’s first Freedom Struggle, takes place? -----
1857

199. Mahatma Gandhiji was the editor of -----
Young India

200. Who was not a member of the Constituent Assembly? ---
Mahatma Gandhi

201. Who among the following was not a member of the Royal Commission on the Public Services in India, 1912?-----Bal Gangadhar Tilak

202. Which national leader of India, preached through his paper ‘Kesari’, his new ideals of self-help and national revival among the masses?----------------
Bal Gangadhar Tilak

203. Which newspaper was started by Lokamanya Tilak to serve as a mouthpiece for the Indians in the Freedom Struggle? -----
Kesari

204. The Cabinet Mission to India was headed by -----
Lord Pethick-Lawrence

205. In which one of the following provinces was a Congress ministry not formed under Act of 1935? -----
Punjab

206. Under whose Presidency was the Lahore Session of the Indian National Congress held in the year 1929 wherein a resolution was adopted to gain complete independence from the British? - -----
Jawaharlal Nehru

207. Unity between the Congress and Muslim League (Lucknow Pact) and between the Moderates and Extremists took place in ----
1916

208. At which Congress Session was the Working Committee authorized to launch a programme of Civil Disobedience? ----
Lahore

209. The historic 1929 Lahore Session of Indian National Congress was presided over by ----
Jawaharlal Nehru

210. Who among the following drafted the resolution on Fundamental Rights for the Karachi Session of Congress in 1931? -----------------------
Jawaharlal Nehru

211. Who among the following was the Chairman of the Union Constitution Committee of the Constituent Assembly? --Jawaharlal Nehru 

212. Who made the comment on the Constitution should not be so rigid that it cannot be adapted to the changing needs of national development and strength? ----
Rajiv Gandhi

213. ‘Vande Mataram’ was first sung at the session of the Indian National Congress in -----
1896

214. The expression ‘Tryst with Destiny’ was used by Jawaharlal Nehru on the occasion of ---- -----------
August Declaration

215. India enacted an important event of Indian National Movement celebrating the 75th anniversary. Which was it? ---
Civil Obedience Movement

216. Which one of the following principle with regard to ‘Panchsheel’? ---
Mutual Noninterference in each other’s internal matters, Mutual Non-aggression, Mutual respect for each others territorial integrity and sovereignty

217. The Agreement between India and China, by which both accepted ‘Panchsheel’ as the basis of their relations, was signed in ----
1954

218. ‘Panchsheel’ was signed between ------
Jawaharlal Nehru and Chou-En-Lai

219. When was the famous Gandhi–Irwin Pact signed? ----
1931

220. Who coined the term ‘Non-Alignment’? -----
Krishna Menon

221. Who among the following repealed the Vernacular Press Act? ----
Lord Ripon

222. Who was assigned the task of partitioning India in 1947? ----
Sir Cyril Redcliffe

223. Which Englishman’s role was control to the founding of the Indian National Congress? (OR) Which British was elemental in the formation of the Indian National Congress? ----
Allen Octavian Hume

224. Subhash Chandra Bose renamed what as “Shaheed and Swaraj”? ---------
The Andaman and Nicobar Islands

225. Which party was founded by Subhash Chandra Bose in the year 1939 after he broke away from the Congress? (OR) Which political party was founded by Subhash Chandra Bose? -----
Forward Bloc

226. The Indian National Army was founded by -----
Subhash Chandra Bose

227. In which year and place did Subhash Chandra Bose re-organized the Azad Hind Fauz (also known as Indian National Army–INA)? ------
1943, Singapore

228. By what name was the woman’s regiment of the Indian National Army known? ----
Rani Jhansi Regiment

229. The INA, organized by Subhash Chandra Bose, surrendered to the British after the collapse of ----
Japan

230. During the Indian Freedom Struggle, who among the following proposed that Swaraj should be defined has complete independence free from all foreign controls? ----
Abul Kalam Azad

231. The leader of the Bardoli Satyagraha (1928) was -------------
Vallabhbhai Patel

232. When did the British Parliament pass the Indian Independence Bill? ----------
01.07.1947 

233. The reference to Hindus in Article 25 of the Constitution does not include ---
Parsees

234. Financial allocation for education was made for the first time by the Charter Act of ----
1813

235. ‘Go Back to the Vedas’ was the motto of ----
Swami Dayananda Saraswati

236. Which of the following persons became Vice President after serving as acting President of India for a short duration? ----
Mohammed Hidyathullah

237. In 1921, a Session of the Indian National Congress was held when its President was in prison and with some other leader acting as its President. Who was the Congress President in prison? ---
C. R. Das

238. Following the famous ‘Quit India Resolve’, the top Congress leaders were arrested On ---
09.08.1942

239. The ‘Quit India Movement’ started at and when ----
Bombay, 08.08.1942

240. Which famous Movement did Mahatma Gandhi launch in August 1942? ----
Quit India Movement

241. In how many provinces did the Indian National Congress form Governments after the elections to the Assemblies held under the Government of India Act of 1935? -----
7

242. The Muslim League declared its goal of forming Pakistan in which city in 1940? -----
Karachi

243. Name the only Indian ruler who has died fighting the British? ----
Tippu Sultan

244. Who was the first Muslim Invader of India? ----------
Mohammed Bin Kasim

245. The words ‘Satyameva Jayate’ inscribed in Devanagiri script below the abacus of the State Emblem of India are taken from --------------
Mundaka Upanishad

246. The design of the National Flag of India was adopted by the Constituent Assembly On ---- ----------
22.08.1947

247. Who gave the first draft of the Constitution to the Drafting Committee to consider and improve ----------
B. N. Rau

248. The Final Draft of the Constitution was prepared by ----------
S. N. Mukherjee

249. The State of Bombay, a Part A State in the original Constitution, was split into two States, Gujarat and Maharashtra, in ----
1960

250. The Preamble says that the State in India will assure the dignity of the individual. The Constitution seeks to achieve this object by guaranteeing ---- ----
Equal FRs to each citizen

251. Our Preamble mentions the _____ kinds of Justice. ---- ----
Social, Economic and Political

252. Articles 19(1)(f) and 31 were deleted and Article 300-A was inserted by the following Constitution Amendment Act –
44th

253. Which of the following Article of the Constitution cannot be amended by a simple majority in both the Houses of Parliament? ----
15 

254. Which of the following events made Gandhiji to launch, for the first time, Civil Disobedience Movement ------ ---Promulgation of Rowlatt Act of 1919

255. Where did Mahatma Gandhiji first try the weapon of ‘Satyagraha’? -----
South Africa

256. The most effective measure against injustice adopted by Gandhiji was ----- ----
Fasting

257. Gandhiji started Satyagraha in 1919 to protest against the ----
Rowlatt Act

258. Which of the following Acts of British Parliament envisaged for the first time a close association of Indians with the administration? ----- ----
Indian Councils Act, 1909

259. Which of the following Acts gave representation to the Indians for the first time in legislation? ----
Indian Councils Act, 1909

260. Which leader dominated the Lucknow Pact in December, 1916?----------
Bal Gangadhar Tilak

261. The famous Lucknow Pact between the Congress and the Muslim League was concluded in ----
1916

262. Which present day country was a part of British India from 1886–1937? -----
Myanmar

263. Which one of the following is related to the development of education in Modern India? -- ---
Resolution of 1835, Regulating Act, Charter Act, 1813

264. Which British Official was sent to Lahore to negotiate the Treaty of Amritsar with Ranjit Singh? -------
Charles T. Metcalfe

265. Who was the Governor General of India during the Sepoy Mutiny? --- ----
Lord Canning

266. Who was the first woman President of UN General Assembly? ----------
Vijayalakshmi Pandit

267. Which Section of the Limitation Act defines Tort? ---- -----
Section 2 (m)

268. The seeds of the doctrine of Basic Structure can be traced to the following: ---- ----
The majority judgment of Chief Justice Subba Rao in Golak Nath V/s State of Punjab

269. The purpose of the Ilbert Bill was -----
To remove an anomaly in the Criminal Procedure Code of 1873, according to which no magistrate or sessions judge could try a European or British subject unless he was himself of European birth

270. In India, the liability of the State for wrongs committed by its servants – ----
Is the same as what that of the East India Company prior to the year 1858 (According to Case Kasturi Lal Raliaram Jain V/s State of Uttar Pradesh)

271. An Amendment of the Constitution of India for the purpose of creating a new State in India must be passed by ----A simple majority in the Parliament

272. On which of the following did the Mahalonobis Model laid greater emphasis for planned development in India after Independence? ------
Heavy Industries Development

273. How our Constitution was criticized? ------------
 

274. What has been described as the ‘Indian Political Horoscope’?---- -------
Preamble

275. Who called the word for Preamble as ‘Political Horoscope of India’? ----
K.M. Munshi 

276. What is meant by saying that India is a ‘Secular State’? -----
Complete detachment from the affairs of the religion

277. Where in the Indian Constitution, ‘Economic Justice’ has been provided as one of the objectives? -------
Preamble and DPSP

278. Who treated as ‘Sovereign’ in Constitution of India? -----
People

279. Home Rule League was founded by ----
Annie Beasant

280. Who set up the first school of untouchables in India? -----
Jyothiba Phule, 1948, Pune

281. In which year was Untouchability abolished in India? -------
1950

282. Shimla Agreement between India and Pakistan was signed during ----
1972

283. The first visible effect of Constitution was -----
Disappearance of Princely States

284. The Constitution of India provides _______ system of Government. ---- ----
Cabinet

285. Kashmiri is the Official Language of -----
No State in the Indian Union

286. In which year were the Indian States reorganized on a linguistic basis? ---- ----
1956 

287. The Lal in Lal, Bal, Pal was ----
Lala Lajpat Rai

288. Indian Constitution is called ‘Quasi-Federal’ because it has ---
Single Judiciary

289. Who succeeded Lord Mountbatten as the first Indian Governor General of the Indian dominion till 26th January 1950 when India became a Republic? ----- ----
C. Rajagopalachari

290. India is referred as ___ under the Indian Constitution.---
Bharat

291. Who is empowered to admit a new State to the Union of India? ----
Parliament

293. Which important Human Right is protected in Article 21 of our Constitution? ---
Right to Life and Liberty

294. The Constitution confers a special authority for the enforcement of FRs on the ----
Supreme Court

295. The FRs of the Indian Citizen in our Constitution are contained in (OR) FRs are guaranteed under ____ of the Indian Constitution. ---
Part III

296. Under Article 368, Parliament has no power to repeal FRs because they are ----
Basic Structure of Constitution

297. FRs can be claimed against the ----
State

298. The FRs, which cannot be suspended even during the emergency, are Articles _____. ----
20 and 21

299. Clause (1) of Article 13 is applicable only to ----
Pre-constitutional Laws

300. Original Constitution classified FRs into seven categories but now there are ---
Six

 

These questions are on Preamble And Evolution Of Indian Constitution


1. Who is the person fondly known as the Chief Architect of the Indian Constitution? ----
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

2. First attempt in world to constitute a Constituent Assembly to frame a Constitution was made by ----
America

3. The first attempt by Indians to write a Constitution to India was done by a Committee headed by Motilal Nehru, which is known as ----
Nehru Report

4. The idea of the Constitution of India was flashed for the first time by -----
M. N. Roy

5. The plan of setting up of a Constituent Assembly to draw up the future Constitution for India was given by ----
The Cabinet Mission Plan

6. The members of the Constituent Assembly were ----
Elected by Provincial Assemblies

7. Which of the following word was added into the Preamble of the Constitution by the 42nd Amendment Act, 1976? --
Socialist

8. From which Constitution was a concept of a 5-year plan borrowed into our Constitution? ---- --------
USSR

9. The procedure of Amendment to the Constitution is borrowed from the Constitution Of ------ ------------
South Africa

10. Which country is the best example for the Federal and Unitary Governments? ----
America and Britain

11. Which of the following is not a Democratic Institution of the Rig Vedic era? ----
Grama

12. During Medieval India, which kings first established ‘Local Self Government’? ----
Cholas

13. The East India Company was established in the year ----
1600

14. Which Charter empowered the British Governors of Presidencies to make Bye-Laws, Rules, Regulations in conformity with the British laws? ----
Charter of 1726

15. Who started Dual Government in Bengal? ----
Robert Clive

16. Who is the first Governor General of Bengal? ----
Warren Hastings

17. Which is the first written document in the Constitutional History of India? ---
The Regulating Act, 1773

18. Which Act created for the first time in India ‘Government of India’? ----
Charter Act of 1833

19. Which Act created for the first ‘The Supreme Court’? ----
The Regulating Act, 1773

20. First Law Commission was appointed in India for codification of laws under the Chairmanship of -----
Lord Macaulay

21. Which Act made the beginning of a Parliamentary System in India? ----
Charter Act of 1853

22. Under which of the following Act, the Crown of England took the affairs of the Government of India into its own hands? -----
Government of India Act, 1858

23. The Governor General of India was also the representative of British Crown to Princely States in India and hence was known as the ---- -------
Viceroy of India

24. Which Act for the first time gave an opportunity for Indians to enter into the sphere of Legislature? -----
Indian Councils Act, 1861

25. Which Act made the beginning of Electoral System in India? -------------
Government of India Act, 1858

26. Which of the following Act made the Indian Legislature Bi-cameral for the first time? ----
Government of India Act, 1919

27. The famous Dandi March laid by Gandhiji was against ------------------
Salt Tax

28. Which proposal was referred as ‘Post Dated Cheque’? ----- -------
The Cripps Proposal

29. Indian National Congress started ‘Quit India Movement’ after the failure of ---------
Cripps Mission

30. Gandhiji gave a call to all Indians ‘Do or Die’, which is popularly known as ---------
Quit India Movement

31. Which Plan rejected the demand for the independent Pakistan? -----
Cabinet Mission Plan

32. Partition of British India into two independent nations India and Pakistan was done according to -----
Mountbatten Plan

33. The Federal features of the Indian Government was introduced by the -----
Government of India Act, 1935

34. Which feature was borrowed by the Indian Constitution from the British Constitution? --- ----------
Law making procedure, Parliamentary System of Government, Rule of law

35. The Constitution supports ----
Rule of Law

36. In Britain, Parliament is supreme; accordingly which among the following is supreme in India? -----
Constitution

37. The Government of India Act 1935 provided for -----
Establishment of Federal Court, Diarchy at Center, Provincial autonomy

38. The Act of 1935 abolished -----
Diarchy in the Provinces

39. The Constitution of India was enacted by a Constituent Assembly set up -----
Under the Cabinet Mission Plan, 1946

40. The Constituent Assembly of India was created as per the proposal of ---------
Cabinet Mission

41. In which year did the Cripps Mission come to India? ----- --------
1942

42. The Constituent Assembly set up under the Cabinet Mission Plan had a strength of ----
389

43. The strength of the Constituent Assembly, after the withdrawal of the Muslim League, was reduced to ---
299

44. How many Committees were set up by the Constituent Assembly for framing the Constitution? ----
13

45. Who of the following acted as the Constitutional Advisor to the Constituent Assembly? ---- -------------
B. N. Rau

46. Demand for a Constitution, framed by a Constituent Assembly was made by ----
Gandhiji

47. The idea of a Constituent Assembly to frame a Constitution for India was first mooted by -- ---
Swaraj Party in 1928

48. Who started with presentation of the ‘Objective Resolution’ on 22.01.1947? -------------
Jawaharlal Nehru

49. When was the ‘Objective Resolution’ moved and adopted? ------------------
13.12.1946 and 22.01.1947

50. The Members of the Constituent Assembly were -----
Elected by Provincial Assemblies 

51. The Constituent Assembly of India held its first meeting on ----------
09.12.1946

52. Which one of the following acted as the Provisional President of the Constituent Assembly? ----------- Sachidananda Sinha

53. The Constituent Assembly elected on 11.12.1946 as its Permanent Chairman ---------
Rajendra Prasad

54. Who elected the Chairman of the Drafting Committee of the Constituent Assembly? ------
B. R. Ambedkar

55. The Chairman of the Drafting Committee to prepare a Draft Constitution of India was ------
B. R. Ambedkar

56. The name of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar is associated with which of the following? -----
Chairman-Drafting Committee

57. Who among the following was member of the Drafting Committee? ----- ----
Ambedkar, Gopalachari Ayyangar, Alladi Krishnaswami

58. Many Provisions in our Constitution have been borrowed from the Government of India Act ----
1919

59. The Government of India Act 1919 introduced a system of diarchy in the provinces. ‘Diarchy’ means a system of --Double government

60. When was the Constituent Assembly established to form the Constitution? ----
06.12.1946

61. The Constitution of India was adopted on ------
26.11.1949 

62. The Constitution of India came into force on ------
26.01.1950

63. The Constitution of India contains (Articles, Parts, Schedules) ------ ------
444, 24, 12

64. How much time did the Constituent Assembly take to prepare the Constitution of India? --- -- -------------
02Y, 11M, 18D

65. Who had given the idea of a Constitution for India of all? -----
M. N. Roy

66. The Constitution of India is -------
written and bulky document

67. The Constitution framed by a Committee consisting of the people representatives is called as -----
Written Constitution 

68. Constitution which provides for a series of semi-autonomous states joined together as a nation is ------
Federal Constitution

69. Centralization of power is an important feature in -----
Federal Constitution

70. The Constitution which can be amended by simple act of the legislature is known as ------
Flexible Constitution

71. Which one of the following provisions of the Constitution came into force soon after its adoption on 26.11.1949? ---- Provisional Parliament, Provisions relating to Citizenship, Elections

72. India has been described under Article 1 of the Constitution as a ------
Union of States

73. The Constitution of India is ------
Partly rigid and partly flexible

74. The Constitution of India describes India as -------
A Union of States

75. The Indian Constitution is recognized as ------
Federal in form and Unitary in spirit

76. The feature common of both Indian and American Federation is -------
Supreme Court to interpret Constitution

77. The Indian Constitution came into force on 26.01.1950, hence this day is celebrated as -----
Republic Day

78. January 26th was selected as the date for the inauguration of the Constitution because -----
Congress had observed it as the Independence Day in 1930

79. 26th November, 1949 is a significant day in our constitutional history because ---------
The Constitution was adopted on this day

80. Which one of the following exercised the most profound influence on the Indian Constitution?--------
The GoI Act, 1935

81. The Parliamentary system of Government in India is based on the pattern of -----
Great Britain

82. To whom does the People of India gave the Constitution to ----
Themselves

83. The beginning word ‘WE’ in the Preamble refers to the -----
Citizens of India

84. The important test to identify the basic features of the Indian Constitution is -----
Preamble

85. The Preamble to the Constitution contain -----
Fraternity, Democratic, Sovereignty

86. India is a Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Republic. In the Indian Constitution, this expression occurs in ---Preamble

87. The Preamble to the Constitution declares India as ----- -------
Sovereign Socialist Secular Democratic Republic

88. The Preamble of Indian Constitution has been amended so far ----- ------------
Once

89. The Preamble was amended by the ----- -------
42nd Amendment, 1976

90. ‘Fraternity’ means -----
spirit of brotherhood

91. The words ‘Socialist Secular’ were ----
Added by the 42nd Amendment

92. ‘Liberty’ in our Preamble does not include Freedom of ----
Action

93. Which among the following is an aid to the Statutory Interpretation? ---- -----
Preamble 

94. Which of the key to open the minds of the makers of the Constitution? -----
Preamble

95. If the Head of the State is an elected functionary for a fixed term, it is known as ____State. ----- --------
Republic

96. The Preamble to the Indian Constitution is borrowed from the -------
Objective Resolution

97. Objective Resolution was silent as to the concept of ____ which was inserted into the Preamble by the Constituent Assembly -------------
Democratic

98. Universal Adult Franchise shows that India is a _______ country. -------------
Democratic

99. Who proposed Preamble before the Drafting Committee of the Constitution? ------------
Jawaharlal Nehru

100. The Preamble of our Constitution reads ------
We, the people of India in our Constituent Assembly adopt, enact and give to

101. India is called a ‘Republic’ because -------
The Head of the State in India (President) is an elected head for a fixed period

102. ‘Sovereignty’ in a democracy rests with the -------------
People

103. The Preamble secures Justice, Liberty, Equality and Fraternity to --------
All citizens

104. The Preamble of the Constitution indicates -------
The source of the Indian Constitution

105. It is not the objective enshrined in the Preamble. --------
Secure shelter and proper livelihood to all

106. The idea of social, economic and political justice has been taken from _____ Revolution. - -----------
French

107. The concept of equality and fraternity has been taken from _____ Revolution. --------
Russian

108. Which of the following is described as the ‘Soul of the Constitution’? --------
Preamble

109. Which one of the following is not treated as part of the Constitution? -----------
Fundamental Duties

110. Democracy of India rests on the fact that -------
People have the right to choose and change the government

111. The word ‘Democracy’ is derived from the Greek words ------------
Demos and Kratos

112. India opted for a Federal form of government because of -------
Linguistic and Regional Diversity

113. What is the chief (ultimate) source of political power (authority) in India?-----------
People

114. A Flexible Constitution -------
can be amended easily

115. The Judiciary acts as an guardian of the Constitution in a --------
Federal government

116. India is a Secular State because --------
It is described so in the preamble of the Constitution

117. Our Constitution has laid emphasis on securing social, economic and political justice to all the citizens of the country. These objectives are aimed at securing a ---------
Welfare State 

118. Modern States are generally considered as -----
Welfare States

119. A State which does not promote or interfere in the affairs of religion is referred to as ----
Secular

120. The Constitution is a -------
Dynamic Law

121. The Constitution of India provides -----
Single citizenship

122. The Constitution provides ---------
Powers, Responsibilities, Limitations

123. The fundamental organs of the State are established by -------
Constitution

124. Detailed provisions regarding acquisition and termination of Indian citizenship are contained in --------
Act passed by the Parliament in 1955

125. Which of the following is not a condition for becoming an Indian citizen? [Citizenship by] --------
Acquiring property

126. A person can lose citizenship through --------
Deprivation, Termination, and Renunciation

127. The aims and objectives of the Constitution have been enshrined in --------
The Preamble

128. The Office of the Governor General of India was for the first time created under ------
Regulating Act, 1773

129. According to the Act of 1858, the territory was divided into ---------
Provinces

130. When did the British Crown assume sovereignty over India from East India Company?----
1858

131. Morley-Minto Reforms were implemented by the Indian Councils Act -------
1909

132. Which of the following is also known as the Act of 1919? -------
Montague-Chelmsford Reform Act

133. Under which of the following Act was Provincial Autonomy introduced in India? ------
Government of India Act, 1935

134. Who made the Constitution of India? -------
The Constituent Assembly

135. A Constituent Assembly is convened to ------
Frame the Constitution of the country

136. The Constituent Assembly was set up to under the ----
Cabinet Mission Plan of 1946

137. Which party was not associated with the Constituent Assembly of India? -----
The Communist Party

138. The Republic of India established by the Constitution is -----
Sovereign, Socialist, Secular

139. The mind and ideals of the framers of the Constitution are reflected in the -----
Preamble

140. In our Constitution, what justice is not given to the citizens? -----
Technical

141. The present Five-year Plan (2002-2007) is --------
11th

142. ‘Amend’ means -------
remove the difficulties

143. ‘Enact’ means ------
pass a law

144. Who advocated ‘Grama Swarajya’ for the growth of the villages? -----
Gandhiji 

145. ‘Poornaswarajya’ was declared as the goal of the Congress on December 1929 in the ------ -----------
Lahore Session

146. Our Constitution prohibits _____
Untouchability

147. The Constitution declared India as a Republic on ________ -------
26.01.1950

148. Who has given the following statement: “Democracy means a Government of the people, by the people and for the people”? ------
Abraham Lincoln

149. Which one of the following features was borrowed by the framers of the Constitution from the US Constitution? ---
Removal of Judges of the Supreme Court, Judicial Review, Fundamental Rights

150. The ideals of liberty, equality and fraternity enshrined in the Preamble of the Constitution were adopted under inspiration from ------
The French Revolution

151. _______is the chief force of political power in India. ------
The People

152. The Constitution describes the Indian Union as -----
India i.e. Bharat

153. The Constitution of India describes India as ----
Union of States

154. The two persons who played a vital role in the integration of Princely States were -----
Sardar Patel and V. P. Menon

155. The States were reorganized on linguistic basis in ----
1956

156. Which State enjoys the distinction of being the first linguistic State of India? -----
Andhra Pradesh

157. The Indian Federal system is modeled on the Federal system of ----
Canada

158. India is known as Parliamentary Democracy because ----
Executive is responsible to the Parliament

159. The Indian State is regarded as federal because the Indian Constitution provides for -----
Sharing of power between Center and States

160. In which Case did Supreme Court hold that the Preamble was a part of the Constitution? -----
Keshavananda Bharti Case

161. In which Case did Supreme Court hold that Preamble was not a part of the Constitution? - ---
Berubari Case

162. The Ninth Schedule ------
was added to the Constitution by the 1st Amendment

163. Which Schedule details the boundaries of the States and the Union Territories? ----
I

164. The details of salaries, allowances, etc. of the President, Vice President, Speaker, Judges of Supreme Court, etc. are provided in Schedule -----
II

165. Which Schedule gives details regarding the subjects included in the three lists — Central, State and Concurrent Lists? ----- --------
VII

166. In the Indian Constitution -----
There are three lists: The Union list, the State list and the Concurrent list

167. Which of the following statements is correct? ----
Rule of Law is a basic feature of the Constitution which cannot be amended under Article 368 of the Constitution 

168. As per Article 262 of Indian Constitution, disputes relating to waters shall be solved By -- -- ---------
Parliament

169. Which one of the following declares India as a Secular State? ----
Preamble of the Constitution

170. By which of the following a new State is formed? ----
Constitutional Amendment

171. The final interpreter to Indian Constitution is -----
Supreme Court

172. Every Amendment of Indian Constitution has to be approved by the -----
Parliament

173. Which one of the following States has a separate Constitution? ------
Jammu & Kashmir

174. Apart from the Jammu & Kashmir, which other State has been provided special protection in certain matters? ----- Nagaland

175. Article 356 of the Constitution of India deals with -----
Proclamation of President’s Rule in a State

176. The State of Jammu & Kashmir was accorded special status under -----
Article 370

177. The Constitution of Jammu & Kashmir was framed by ----
A special Constituent Assembly set up by the State

178. The Constitution of Jammu & Kashmir came into force on ----
26.01.1957

179. The special status of Jammu & Kashmir implies that the State has separate -----
Constitution

180. In case of Jammu & Kashmir, an Amendment to the Constitution become applicable -----
only after the President issued the necessary orders under the Article 370

181. Under the Parliamentary system of the Government, ------
the Cabinet as a whole is responsible to the Legislature

182. Who is authorized to initiate a Bill for Constitutional Amendment? ----
Either House of Parliament

183. The power of Parliament to amend the Constitution -------
includes power to amend by way of addition, variation or repeal

184. Which Article empowers the Parliament to amend the Indian Constitution? ----
368

185. Ninth Schedule to the Constitution is added by way of ____ Constitutional Amendment. -- --
1st

186. What is contained in the Tenth Schedule of the Indian Constitution? -----
Provisions regarding disqualification on grounds of defection

187. Mahatma Gandhiji was first referred to as the ‘Father of the Nation’ by ------
Subhash Chandra Bose

188. ‘Jai Hind’, the nationalist slogan of India was coined by ----
Subhash Chandra Bose

189. Who framed the Constitution of India? ----
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

190. Which famous leader raised the slogan, “Tell the Slave, He is a Slave and He will Revolt”? ---------------
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar 

191. Who said, “Those who attack Congress and spare Nehru are fools. They do not know the ABCs of the politics-
.Dr. B. R. Ambedkar

192. What is the name given to the Ambedkar’s house built for himself, his family and books at Dadar, in Bombay? ----Rajagriha

193. Indian Constitution is -----
Wholly written

194. The Indian Constitution is -----
Lengthy, Written

195. Consider the following statement: On eve of launch of Quit India Movement,-----
Mahatma Gandhi 

196. The ‘Homespun Movement’ and the Salt March promoted by Mahatma Gandhiji in India are examples of his policy of -----
Non-violent protest

197. Which year is considered to be a memorable landmark in the history of India’s Struggle for Freedom? ----
1921

198. The First War of Independence took place in the year (OR) In which year did the Sepoy Mutiny, India’s first Freedom Struggle, takes place? -----
1857

199. Mahatma Gandhiji was the editor of -----
Young India

200. Who was not a member of the Constituent Assembly? ---
Mahatma Gandhi

201. Who among the following was not a member of the Royal Commission on the Public Services in India, 1912?-----Bal Gangadhar Tilak

202. Which national leader of India, preached through his paper ‘Kesari’, his new ideals of self-help and national revival among the masses?----------------
Bal Gangadhar Tilak

203. Which newspaper was started by Lokamanya Tilak to serve as a mouthpiece for the Indians in the Freedom Struggle? -----
Kesari

204. The Cabinet Mission to India was headed by -----
Lord Pethick-Lawrence

205. In which one of the following provinces was a Congress ministry not formed under Act of 1935? -----
Punjab

206. Under whose Presidency was the Lahore Session of the Indian National Congress held in the year 1929 wherein a resolution was adopted to gain complete independence from the British? - -----
Jawaharlal Nehru

207. Unity between the Congress and Muslim League (Lucknow Pact) and between the Moderates and Extremists took place in ----
1916

208. At which Congress Session was the Working Committee authorized to launch a programme of Civil Disobedience? ----
Lahore

209. The historic 1929 Lahore Session of Indian National Congress was presided over by ----
Jawaharlal Nehru

210. Who among the following drafted the resolution on Fundamental Rights for the Karachi Session of Congress in 1931? -----------------------
Jawaharlal Nehru

211. Who among the following was the Chairman of the Union Constitution Committee of the Constituent Assembly? --Jawaharlal Nehru 

212. Who made the comment on the Constitution should not be so rigid that it cannot be adapted to the changing needs of national development and strength? ----
Rajiv Gandhi

213. ‘Vande Mataram’ was first sung at the session of the Indian National Congress in -----
1896

214. The expression ‘Tryst with Destiny’ was used by Jawaharlal Nehru on the occasion of ---- -----------
August Declaration

215. India enacted an important event of Indian National Movement celebrating the 75th anniversary. Which was it? ---
Civil Obedience Movement

216. Which one of the following principle with regard to ‘Panchsheel’? ---
Mutual Noninterference in each other’s internal matters, Mutual Non-aggression, Mutual respect for each others territorial integrity and sovereignty

217. The Agreement between India and China, by which both accepted ‘Panchsheel’ as the basis of their relations, was signed in ----
1954

218. ‘Panchsheel’ was signed between ------
Jawaharlal Nehru and Chou-En-Lai

219. When was the famous Gandhi–Irwin Pact signed? ----
1931

220. Who coined the term ‘Non-Alignment’? -----
Krishna Menon

221. Who among the following repealed the Vernacular Press Act? ----
Lord Ripon

222. Who was assigned the task of partitioning India in 1947? ----
Sir Cyril Redcliffe

223. Which Englishman’s role was control to the founding of the Indian National Congress? (OR) Which British was elemental in the formation of the Indian National Congress? ----
Allen Octavian Hume

224. Subhash Chandra Bose renamed what as “Shaheed and Swaraj”? ---------
The Andaman and Nicobar Islands

225. Which party was founded by Subhash Chandra Bose in the year 1939 after he broke away from the Congress? (OR) Which political party was founded by Subhash Chandra Bose? -----
Forward Bloc

226. The Indian National Army was founded by -----
Subhash Chandra Bose

227. In which year and place did Subhash Chandra Bose re-organized the Azad Hind Fauz (also known as Indian National Army–INA)? ------
1943, Singapore

228. By what name was the woman’s regiment of the Indian National Army known? ----
Rani Jhansi Regiment

229. The INA, organized by Subhash Chandra Bose, surrendered to the British after the collapse of ----
Japan

230. During the Indian Freedom Struggle, who among the following proposed that Swaraj should be defined has complete independence free from all foreign controls? ----
Abul Kalam Azad

231. The leader of the Bardoli Satyagraha (1928) was -------------
Vallabhbhai Patel

232. When did the British Parliament pass the Indian Independence Bill? ----------
01.07.1947 

233. The reference to Hindus in Article 25 of the Constitution does not include ---
Parsees

234. Financial allocation for education was made for the first time by the Charter Act of ----
1813

235. ‘Go Back to the Vedas’ was the motto of ----
Swami Dayananda Saraswati

236. Which of the following persons became Vice President after serving as acting President of India for a short duration? ----
Mohammed Hidyathullah

237. In 1921, a Session of the Indian National Congress was held when its President was in prison and with some other leader acting as its President. Who was the Congress President in prison? ---
C. R. Das

238. Following the famous ‘Quit India Resolve’, the top Congress leaders were arrested On ---
09.08.1942

239. The ‘Quit India Movement’ started at and when ----
Bombay, 08.08.1942

240. Which famous Movement did Mahatma Gandhi launch in August 1942? ----
Quit India Movement

241. In how many provinces did the Indian National Congress form Governments after the elections to the Assemblies held under the Government of India Act of 1935? -----
7

242. The Muslim League declared its goal of forming Pakistan in which city in 1940? -----
Karachi

243. Name the only Indian ruler who has died fighting the British? ----
Tippu Sultan

244. Who was the first Muslim Invader of India? ----------
Mohammed Bin Kasim

245. The words ‘Satyameva Jayate’ inscribed in Devanagiri script below the abacus of the State Emblem of India are taken from --------------
Mundaka Upanishad

246. The design of the National Flag of India was adopted by the Constituent Assembly On ---- ----------
22.08.1947

247. Who gave the first draft of the Constitution to the Drafting Committee to consider and improve ----------
B. N. Rau

248. The Final Draft of the Constitution was prepared by ----------
S. N. Mukherjee

249. The State of Bombay, a Part A State in the original Constitution, was split into two States, Gujarat and Maharashtra, in ----
1960

250. The Preamble says that the State in India will assure the dignity of the individual. The Constitution seeks to achieve this object by guaranteeing ---- ----
Equal FRs to each citizen

251. Our Preamble mentions the _____ kinds of Justice. ---- ----
Social, Economic and Political

252. Articles 19(1)(f) and 31 were deleted and Article 300-A was inserted by the following Constitution Amendment Act –
44th

253. Which of the following Article of the Constitution cannot be amended by a simple majority in both the Houses of Parliament? ----
15 

254. Which of the following events made Gandhiji to launch, for the first time, Civil Disobedience Movement ------ ---Promulgation of Rowlatt Act of 1919

255. Where did Mahatma Gandhiji first try the weapon of ‘Satyagraha’? -----
South Africa

256. The most effective measure against injustice adopted by Gandhiji was ----- ----
Fasting

257. Gandhiji started Satyagraha in 1919 to protest against the ----
Rowlatt Act

258. Which of the following Acts of British Parliament envisaged for the first time a close association of Indians with the administration? ----- ----
Indian Councils Act, 1909

259. Which of the following Acts gave representation to the Indians for the first time in legislation? ----
Indian Councils Act, 1909

260. Which leader dominated the Lucknow Pact in December, 1916?----------
Bal Gangadhar Tilak

261. The famous Lucknow Pact between the Congress and the Muslim League was concluded in ----
1916

262. Which present day country was a part of British India from 1886–1937? -----
Myanmar

263. Which one of the following is related to the development of education in Modern India? -- ---
Resolution of 1835, Regulating Act, Charter Act, 1813

264. Which British Official was sent to Lahore to negotiate the Treaty of Amritsar with Ranjit Singh? -------
Charles T. Metcalfe

265. Who was the Governor General of India during the Sepoy Mutiny? --- ----
Lord Canning

266. Who was the first woman President of UN General Assembly? ----------
Vijayalakshmi Pandit

267. Which Section of the Limitation Act defines Tort? ---- -----
Section 2 (m)

268. The seeds of the doctrine of Basic Structure can be traced to the following: ---- ----
The majority judgment of Chief Justice Subba Rao in Golak Nath V/s State of Punjab

269. The purpose of the Ilbert Bill was -----
To remove an anomaly in the Criminal Procedure Code of 1873, according to which no magistrate or sessions judge could try a European or British subject unless he was himself of European birth

270. In India, the liability of the State for wrongs committed by its servants – ----
Is the same as what that of the East India Company prior to the year 1858 (According to Case Kasturi Lal Raliaram Jain V/s State of Uttar Pradesh)

271. An Amendment of the Constitution of India for the purpose of creating a new State in India must be passed by ----A simple majority in the Parliament

272. On which of the following did the Mahalonobis Model laid greater emphasis for planned development in India after Independence? ------
Heavy Industries Development

273. How our Constitution was criticized? ------------
 

274. What has been described as the ‘Indian Political Horoscope’?---- -------
Preamble

275. Who called the word for Preamble as ‘Political Horoscope of India’? ----
K.M. Munshi 

276. What is meant by saying that India is a ‘Secular State’? -----
Complete detachment from the affairs of the religion

277. Where in the Indian Constitution, ‘Economic Justice’ has been provided as one of the objectives? -------
Preamble and DPSP

278. Who treated as ‘Sovereign’ in Constitution of India? -----
People

279. Home Rule League was founded by ----
Annie Beasant

280. Who set up the first school of untouchables in India? -----
Jyothiba Phule, 1948, Pune

281. In which year was Untouchability abolished in India? -------
1950

282. Shimla Agreement between India and Pakistan was signed during ----
1972

283. The first visible effect of Constitution was -----
Disappearance of Princely States

284. The Constitution of India provides _______ system of Government. ---- ----
Cabinet

285. Kashmiri is the Official Language of -----
No State in the Indian Union

286. In which year were the Indian States reorganized on a linguistic basis? ---- ----
1956 

287. The Lal in Lal, Bal, Pal was ----
Lala Lajpat Rai

288. Indian Constitution is called ‘Quasi-Federal’ because it has ---
Single Judiciary

289. Who succeeded Lord Mountbatten as the first Indian Governor General of the Indian dominion till 26th January 1950 when India became a Republic? ----- ----
C. Rajagopalachari

290. India is referred as ___ under the Indian Constitution.---
Bharat

291. Who is empowered to admit a new State to the Union of India? ----
Parliament

293. Which important Human Right is protected in Article 21 of our Constitution? ---
Right to Life and Liberty

294. The Constitution confers a special authority for the enforcement of FRs on the ----
Supreme Court

295. The FRs of the Indian Citizen in our Constitution are contained in (OR) FRs are guaranteed under ____ of the Indian Constitution. ---
Part III

296. Under Article 368, Parliament has no power to repeal FRs because they are ----
Basic Structure of Constitution

297. FRs can be claimed against the ----
State

298. The FRs, which cannot be suspended even during the emergency, are Articles _____. ----
20 and 21

299. Clause (1) of Article 13 is applicable only to ----
Pre-constitutional Laws

300. Original Constitution classified FRs into seven categories but now there are ---
Six