Directions (Q. 1 - 7): Solve the following questions:

1. In case no party enjoys absolute majority in the Legislative Assembly of a state, the Governor will go by —

(A) the advice of former Chief Minister
(B) the advice of the Prime Minister
(C) the advice of the President of India
(D) his own discretion

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2. An instrument used to measure humidity is —

(A) Anemometer 
(B) Hygrometer
(C) Thermometer 
(D) Pyrheliometer

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3. If the Prime Minister of India submits his resignation to the President, it will mean the resignation of the :

(A) Prime Minister only
(B) Prime Minister and the Cabinet Ministers
(C) Entire Council of Ministers
(D) Prime Minister, Cabinet Ministers and the Speaker

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4. Bleaching powder is prepared by passing —

(A) Chlorine over slaked lime
(B) Oxygen over slaked lime
(C) Carbon dioxide over slaked lime
(D) Chlorine over quick lime

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5. Division of Powers and Independent Judiciary are the two important features of

(A) Socialist form Government
(B) Unitary form of Government
(C) Democratic form of Government
(D) Federal form of Government

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6. Which Article of the Indian Constitution did Dr. B.R. Ambedkar term as the "Heart and Soul of the Indian Constitution" ?

(A) Article 14 
(B) Article 19
(C) Article 15 
(D) Article 32

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7. Who was the first to use the term 'State' ?

(A) Hobbes 
(B) Plato
(C) Aristotle 
(D) Machiavelli

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