Indian Politics Questions and Answers

1. The Vice President of India is elected by
  A.  The People
  B.  The members of Parliament and state Legislatures
  C.  The members of Rajya Sabha
  D.  An electoral college consisting of the members of both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha
Ans: C
The members of Rajya Sabha
2. Who was the first woman Chief Minister of Independent India?
  A. Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit
  B. Sucheta Kriplani
  C. Padmaja Naidu
  D. Jayalalitha
Ans: B
Sucheta Kriplani
3. India is known as a Parliamentary democracy because
  A.  The President is not a member of the Parliament
  B.  The Executive is responsible to the Parliament
  C.  The member of Parliament are directly elected by the people
  D.  The powers have been clearly distributed between the Centre and the States
Ans: B
The Executive is responsible to the Parliament
4. The Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is
  A.  Appointed by the President
  B.  Elected by the members of PAC
  C.  Elected by the Union Cabinet
  D.  Appointed by the Speaker
Ans: D
Appointed by the Speaker

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