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High Offices

Starting from the President of India, Vice President of India, Prime Minister of India, Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Vice Chair man of the Rajya Sabha,Judges of the supreme court and High courts, Attorney General of India, Comtroller and Auditor General of India, Finance commission, Planning commission, Union Public Service commissiion etc there are many such high offices with which you should be well versed with. It is advisable to know about the proceedure of selection/election to these high offices and their duties The following short test gives you a brief idea about the type of questions on high offices:

1. Which of the following is a qualification for a person to be elected as President of India

1. He must be a citizen of India
2. he must be at least 35 years old
3. He should not be a minister in the union or state
4. he should not be a governor of any state
5. he must be qualified for election to Lok Sabha

2. Who is the ex-officio chairman of the Rajya Sabha

a. President of India
b. Speaker
c. Prime Minister
d. Vice President

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3. Which of the following is responsible for keeping a vigil on the finances of Union and the States

a. Finance commission
b. Comptroller and Audito General
c. Finance Minister
d. Attorney general

4. Match the following:

A- A House committee 1. Library committee
B- A Financial committee 2. committee on priveleges
C- A service committee 3. Business Advisory committee
D- An Enquiry committee 4. committee on estimates of Lok Sabha

a A-4, B-2, C-3, D-1
b A-4, B-2, C-1, D-3
c A-3, B-1, C-2, D-3
d A-3, B-4, C-1, D-2

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5. Which of the following is true about the Attorney General Of India

1. He is the first law officer of Government of India
2. He is a member of the cabinet
3. He has the right to speak in both houses of Parliament
4. He is appointed by President of India
5. He has aright of audience in all the courts

a. 1, 2, 3 and 4
b. 1, 2, 4 and 5
c. 1, 3, 4 and 5
d. All of the above

6. Which of the following is true about the Estimates committee

1. It consists of 30 members
2. the members are elected from Lok Sabha and Rajya sabha
c. It functions as continuous economy committee
d. Its function is to examine annual budget estimate

a. 1, 3 and 4
b. 2, 3 and 4
c. 1, 2 and 3
d. All of the above

7. Who appoints the Judges of the High court

a. Chief Justice of the Supreme court
b. Governor of that state
c. Chief Justice of that High court
d. president of India

8. Which of the folowing istrue about the speaker of Lok Sabha

1. He is appointed by prime Minister of India
2. he presides over the proceedings of the Lok Sabha
3. he is the ultimate authority to maintain order in the Lok Sabha
4. His conduct in regulating the proceedings in Lok Sabha is beyond the jurisdiction of courts
5. All the money bills have endorsments of the speaker
6. He presides over the joint sittings of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha

a. 1, 2, 3, 4 and 6
b. 1, 2, 3, 5 and 6
c. 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6
d. All of the above

9. Finance commission is appointed by President of India every

a. 5 years
b. 6 years
c. 10 years
d. 1 year

10. Who is the present Chairperson of National Human Rights Commission

a. Sri Trilochan Singh
b. Dr. Girija Vyas
c. Hon'ble Dr. Justice A.S. Anand
d. Hon'ble Dr. Justice Shivraj V. Patil

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