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The Judiciary System of India

10th Class - CBSE - General Knowledge - 308 Questions - 0 Concepts

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Q1 Single Correct Medium
Consider the following statements about the Supreme Court Collegium:
1. It comprises of five senior most judges of Supreme Court excluding the Chief Justice of India.
2. Collegium can refer the name of advocates for elevation to become Judge of Supreme Court.
3. The Collegium makes their decision public with respect to transfer, appointment or elevation.
4. The government of India had passed the Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-First Amendment) Bill, 2014 to establish a National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC) to replace the Collegium.
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
  • A. 1 and 3
  • B. 2, 3 and 4
  • C. 1, 2 and 4
  • D. 1, 2 and 3

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Q2 Single Correct Medium
The Supreme Court has given advisory jurisdiction in the following cases in the order
1. In re Kerala Education Bill case
2. In re Keshav Singh case
3. In re Delhi Laws Act case
  • A. 1, 3, 2
  • B. 1, 2, 3
  • C. 3, 1, 2
  • D. 2, 1, 3

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Q3 Single Correct Medium
Which HRD Ministry-appointed committee is drafting new National Education Policy (NEP)?
  • A. Ram Shanker Kurneel committee
  • B. K Kasturirangan committee
  • C. V G S Rathore committee
  • D. K J Alphonse committee

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Q4 Single Correct Medium
Consider the chronology of the following judgments delivered by the Supreme Court of India in 
1 Keshavananda Bharati v. State of Kerala
2 Berubari (in re:)
3 Excel Apparel Wear v. Union of India Codes:
  • A. 1, 3, 2
  • B. 1, 2, 3
  • C. 3, 1, 2
  • D. 2, 1, 3.

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Q5 Subjective Medium
In which landmark case was judicial review first exercised by the Supreme Court of the United States?

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Q6 Subjective Medium
Explain the various jurisdictions of the Supreme Court of India.

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Q7 Single Correct Medium
What is true about the Mayer's Courts under the Charter of 1687 and 1726?
  • A. Charter of 1687 applied to Madras only while the Charter of 1726 applied to all the three presidencies
  • B. Mayer's Court of 1687 was a Court of the East-India Company, while the court established under the Charter of 1726 was the court of the Crown
  • C. Under the Charter of 1726 criminal jurisdiction was completely assigned to the executive, i.e., the Governor and Council, while under the earlier charter it belonged to the Mayer's court and the Admiralty Court
  • D. All the above

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Q8 Subjective Medium
Answer briefly of the following questions.
State two legislative powers of the President of India.

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Q9 Single Correct Medium
Fill in the blanks:
Choose the pair of words which complete the sentence to make logical sense.
The NDA led Government notified the ..... and the National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, thus ending the over two-decade old .... of appointing judges of Supreme Court and high courts. Under the new law, a six member panel headed by ....... will select judges of the apex court and state high courts.
  • A. $$99$$th Constitutional (Amendment) Act, $$2015$$, collegium system, the Chief Justice of India.
  • B. $$121$$st Constitutional (Amendment) Act, $$2015$$, collegium system, the Union Law Minister.
  • C. $$121$$st Constitutional (Amendment) Act, $$2015$$, collegium system, the Prime Minister.
  • D. $$99$$th Constitutional (Amendment) Act, $$2015$$, cabinet system, the Prime Minister.

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Q10 Single Correct Medium
When the office of Chief Justice of a High Court Calls vacant his duties will be performed by one of the other Judges of the Court as may be appointed for the purpose by the
  • A. Governor
  • B. Chief Minister
  • C. President
  • D. Supreme Court

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