Civics

# Which one of the following resigned as Vice-President to contest for the office of the President?

V.V. Giri

##### SOLUTION
After the death of incumbent President Zakir Hussain, the sitting Vice President V.V Giri resigned to contest the Presidential election, as a result, Gopal Swarup Pathak won the election to become the Fourth Vice-president of India.

Its FREE, you're just one step away

Create your Digital Resume For FREE on your name's sub domain "yourname.wcard.io". Register Here!

Single Correct Medium Published on 15th 09, 2020
Questions 120418
Subjects 10
Chapters 88
Enrolled Students 76

#### Realted Questions

Q1 Subjective Medium
With reference to the Union Parliament, answer the following question:
How many members may be nominated to the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha? Give one reason as to why they may be nominated to the Lok Sabha.

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions

1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

Q2 Single Correct Medium
The right to seek advisory opinion of the Supreme Court on any question of law or fact belongs to _____________.
• A. High Courts
• B. The Governor
• C. All of these
• D. The President

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions

1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

Q3 Subjective Hard
The country's Judicial System has a Supreme Court at its apex. In this context state:
(a) Manner of appointment of Judges.
(b) Term of Office and removal of Judges.
(c) Its power of judiciary review.

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions

1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

Q4 Single Correct Hard
Which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. The Supreme Court's decrees and orders are enforceable throughout India.
2. The Supreme Court is not bound by its earlier decisions
3. In its power of judicial review, the Supreme Court can declare a law unconstitutional on the basis of the objectives underlying the law.
4. The Constitution excludes no area from judicial review.
• A. I, II and III
• B. II and III
• C. I, III and IV
• D. I and II

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions

1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

Q5 Single Correct Medium
Under the provisions of Article $78$, the duties of Prime Minister of India as respects the furnishing of Information to the President of India includes.
• A. All decisions of council of ministers relating to administration affairs of the Union of India and proposals for any legislation
• B. Furnishing of such information relating to the administration of the affairs of the union and proposals for legislature as the president may call for
• C. Submission for the consideration of the Council of ministers, it the president so requires, any matters on which a decision has been taken by a minister but which has not been considered by the council
• D. All the above

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions

1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020