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Q:

When was the first general election held in Independent India?

A) 1948-49 B) 1953-54
C) 1951-52 D) 1947-48

Answer:   C) 1951-52



Explanation:

The first general election in Independent India was held in 25th October 1951 to 27th March 1952.

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Q:

Who becomes the first woman to present the Indian Union Budget?

A) Sucheta Kriplani B) Indira Gandhi
C) Nirmala Sitharaman D) Sushma Swaraj
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Indira Gandhi

Explanation:

Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi was the first woman who presented the Union budget of India for the year 1970 - 71.

 

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List of Lok Sabha Speakers in India [1952 To 2019]

Answer

1) G.V. Mavalankar (1952-56)


 


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2) M.A. Ayyangar (1956-57 & 1957-62)


 


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3) Hukam Singh (1962-67)


 


 


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4) N. Sanjiva Reddy (1967-69)


 


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5) Gurdial Singh Dhillon (1969-1971 & 1971-1975)


 


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6) Bali Ram Bhagat (19976-77)


 


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7) K.S. Hegde (1977-80)


 


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8) Balram Jakhar (1980-1984 & 1984-1989)


  


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9) Rabi Ray (1989-91)


 


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10) Shivraj Patil (1991-96)


  


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11) P.A. Sangma (1996-98)


 


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12) G.M.C. Balayogi (1998-99 & 1999-2002)


 


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 13) Manohar Joshi (2002-04)


 


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14) Somnath Chatterjee (2004-09)


 


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15) Meira Kumar (2009-14)


 


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16) Sumitra Mahajan (2014-19)


 


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17) Om Birla (2019 -)


 


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Q:

The goal of a statement of purpose is

A) To indicate what is expected to be accomplished in doing an experiment B) To calculate an average of two or more measurements
C) To list the materials needed for an experiment D) To demonstrate that a hypothesis is wrong
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) To indicate what is expected to be accomplished in doing an experiment

Explanation:

The goal of a statement of purpose is to indicate what is expected to be accomplished in doing an experiment.

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Q:

Ashok Mehta committee recommended for the establishment of

A) Gram Panchayat B) Nagar Panchayat
C) Panchayat Samiti D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Gram Panchayat

Explanation:

Under the chairmanship of Ashoka Mehta, the Janata Government appointed a committee on Panchayat Raj system in December 1977. They have made 132 recommendations to revive and strengthen the declining Panchayati Raj system in the country. As a result of this report, the Indian states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, and West Bengal passed new legislation.

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Q:

What is the adult voting age in between years of  1950-87 in India?

A) 16 years B) 18 years
C) 21 years D) 24 years
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 16 years

Explanation:
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Q:

Which Schedule of the Constitution of India has to be amended to provide for the formation of a new State?

A) 4th Schedule B) 3rd Schedule
C) 2nd Schedule D) 1st Schedule
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 1st Schedule

Explanation:

1st Schedule of the constitution of India has to be amended to provide for the formation of a new State. Articles 2, 3 and 4 enable parliament by law admit a new state, increase, decrease the area of any state.

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Which of these established the rights of citizens?

A) Magna Carta B) The Bill of Rights
C) The Habeas Corpus Act D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) The Bill of Rights

Explanation:

The Bill of Rights established the rights of citizens. It is also called as Declaration of rights or Charter of rights. It is a list of most important rights to the citizens of a country.

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The term entitlement refers to a program

A) of social welfare for which citizenship is the only criterion of eligibility B) where any individual who meets the eligibility criteria is entitled to receive the benefit
C) designed specifically to alleviate the hardships of old age D) which provides indirect payments to individuals, such as funding for public schools
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) where any individual who meets the eligibility criteria is entitled to receive the benefit

Explanation:
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