Polity : Civil Services Exam 2016 Question Paper Analysis

Analysis of Polity Section of Civil Services exam 2016

Polity Previous Year Questions Analysis
By   @shriyansh,   3 years ago

In this article we will analyse the Questions asked from polity section in the Civil Services exam 2013. We will have a comparison with the syllabus and sources we have already discussed



Questions


Difficulty : Medium

Topic Hierarchy : Legislature > Parliament

Resource : Indian Polity - Laxmikant

The Parliament of India acquires the power to legislate on any item in the State List in the national interest if a resolution to that effect is passed by the

  1. Lok Sabha by a simple majority of its total membership
  2. Lok Sabha by a majority of not less than two-thirds of its total membership
  3. Rajya Sabha by a simple majority of its total membership
  4. Rajya Sabha by a majority of not less than two-thirds of its members present and voting


Difficulty : Medium

Topic Hierarchy : Local Government > Panchayati Raj

Resource : Indian Polity - Laxmikant

Consider the following statements:

1. The minimum age prescribed for any person to be a member of Panchayat is 25 years.

2. A Panchayat reconstituted after premature dissolution continues only for the remainder period.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2


Difficulty : Medium

Topic Hierarchy : Legislature > Parliament > Bills

Resource : Indian Polity - Laxmikant

Which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. A Bill pending in the Lok Sabha lapses on its prorogation.

2. A Bill pending in the Rajya Sabha, which was not been passed by the Lok Sabha, shall not lapse on dissolution of the Lok Sabha.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2


Difficulty : Medium

Topic Hierarchy : Executive

Resource : Indian Polity - Laxmikant

Consider the following statements:

1. The Chief Secretary in a State is appointed by the Governor of that State.

2. The Chief Secretary in a State has a fixed tenure.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2


Difficulty : Medium

Topic Hierarchy : Local Government > Panchayati Raj

Resource : Indian Polity - Laxmikant

With reference to the ‘Gram Nyayalaya Act’, which of the following statements is/are corect?

1. As per the Act, Gram Nyayalayas can hear only civil cases and not criminal cases.

2. The Act allows local social activists as mediators/reconciliators.

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2

Analysis


Topic wise distribution :

  • Basic : 0 Questions
  • Executive : 1 Questions
  • Legislature : 2 Questions
  • Judiciary : 0 Question
  • Local Government : 2 Questions
  • Constitutional/Non-Constitutional Bodies : 0 Questions


Resource wise distribution :

  • NCERTs : 0 Questions
  • Indian Polity - Laxmikant : 5 Questions


Difficulty wise distribution :

  • Easy
  • Medium
  • Difficult :



Author : Shriyansh Gautam
Shriyansh Gautam
@shriyansh

Civil Services Aspirant

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