ACIO 2015 IB Exams with solutions

51. Which among the following political party of India has an election symbol very similar to the election symbol of Republican Party of USA?
Samajwadi Party
Bahujan Samaj Party - ANSWER
Janta Dal (United)
Telugu Desam Party

52. How many members, the President of India can nominate to Lok Sabha & Rajya Sabha, respectively?
12, 2
2,12 - ANSWER
2, 10
10, 2

53. Which among the following amendments to the Constitution of India, designated Delhi as
National Capital Territory (NCT)?
63rd Amendment Act
69th Amendment Act - ANSWER
74th Amendment Act
76th Amendment Act

54. On 29 August 1947, the Drafting Committee for Indian Constitution was appointed, with Dr B. R. Ambedkar as the Chairman along with six other members. Who among the following was not the member of the Drafting Committee?
N. Gopalaswami Ayengar
Jawahar Lal Nehru - ANSWER
Kanaiyalal Maneklal Munshi
Alladi Krishnaswamy lyer

55. Part IV of the Indian Constitution deals with Directive Principles of State Policy. This feature of Indian Constitution was influenced by a similar feature of
Canadian Constitution
Australian Constitution
American Constitution
Irish Constitution - ANSWER

56. Which among the following schedules of the Indian Constitution deals with forms of Oaths or Affirmations?
2nd Schedule
3rd Schedule - ANSWER
4th Schedule
5th Schedule

57. Which of the following is not a constitutional provision relating to Governors of States?
Same person can be appointed as Governor for two or more States
He shall be appointed by the President
He shall hold office during the pleasure of the President
He should have completed the age of 25 years - ANSWER

58. Which Article of the Indian Constitution deals with special provision with respect to the States of Maharashtra and Gujarat?
Article 370
Article 371 - ANSWER
Article 371-A
Article 371-B

59. Indian Constitution provides for promotion of international peace and security. Which of the following deals with this provision?
Article 51 of the Directive Principles of the State Policy - ANSWER
It is implied by the Preamble of the Indian Constitution
The 12th Schedule of the Indian Constitution
Article 392 empowers the President in this regard

60. Which Article of the Indian Constitution defines the Original jurisdiction of the Supreme Court?
Article -129
Article 130
Article 131 - ANSWER
Article 132

61. Government of India recently announced constitution of NITI Aayog as a policy think-tank replacing Planning Commission. NITI stands for
National Institution for Transforming India - ANSWER
It is not an acronym, but only a Sanskrit word for Policy
National Initiative for Technological India
New Initiative for Transforming India

62. The power to promulgate ordinances during recess of Parliament is vested with
The Council of Ministers
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Urgent Enactment
The President - ANSWER
The Prime Minister

63. In Alternating Current (AC), the direction and magnitude of the current varies
Periodically - ANSWER
Do not vary

64. Albert Einstein received the Nobel Prize for Physics in the year 1921 for his work on
Mass energy equivalence given by E=mc2
Hydrogen Atom
Theory of Relativity
Photoelectric effect - ANSWER

65. Sir C.V.Raman received the Nobel Prize for Physics in the year 1930 for his ground breaking work in the field of
Brownian motion
Scattering of light - ANSWER
String Theory
Nuclear Physics

66. Which of the following Indian nationals has been the recipient of Ramon Magsaysay Award for Community Leadership
Arvind Kejriwal
Kiran Bedi
Dr. M.S.Swaminathan - ANSWER

67. Which of the following awards Satyajit Ray received posthumously?
Dada Saheb Phalke Award
Ramon Magsaysay Award
Bharat Ratna - ANSWER
Honorary Oscar

68. In which individual event, the 1st Olympic medal for Independent India was won at Helsinki Olympics?
Wrestling - ANSWER

69. The Gini Coefficient is a measure of
Rodent population
Migration rate of Guineas nationals
Income inequality - ANSWER
Ratio of coinage to currency note

70. Which of the following indices is not considered while calculating Human Development Index (HDI)?
Life expectancy
Housing - ANSWER