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CBSE Notes 2011-2012 » Electoral Politics - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)

Electoral Politics - Class 9 Social Science MCQs (Free Practice Test)


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Question :

Legal declaration or Affidavit includes which of the following ?


Answer :

Details of Educational Qualification
Details of experience as a Political Leader.
Serious criminal cases pending against the candidate
Details of the assets and liabilities


Question :

What are the main challenges to free and fair elections
in India ? Select the correct options.
(i) Model of Code of Conduct
(ii) Lack of Internal Democracy among Political Parties
(iii) Influence of Money and Muscle Power
(iv) Dynastic Rule


Answer :

(iv)
Except (i) all options are irrelevant
(ii), (iii) and (iv)
(i) and (iv)


Question :

Which of the following statements about the reasons for conducting elections are false ?


Answer :

Elections enable people to judge the performance of the government
People select the representative of their choice in an election
Elections enable people to evaluate the performance ofthe Judiciary
People can indicate which policies they prefer


Question :

Who appoints Chief Election Commissioner of India [CBSE CCE 20101]


Answer :

Prime Minister
Parliament
Supreme Court
President


Question :

What makes an election democratic ? Select the correct option.
(i) Universal Adult Franchise
(ii) Fundamental Rights
(iii) Directive Principles of State Policy
(iV) Free and fair Election.


Answer :

(ii)
(iii)
both (ii) and (iii)
(i) and (iv)


Question :

What is the General Election ?


Answer :

Elections held for one constituency to fill the vacancy caused by death or resignation of a member
Elections held before the expiry of Lok Sabha term
Elections held in all constituencies at the same time after every five years


Question :

Which of the following does not include election procedure ? [CBSE CCE 2010]


Answer :

Voting
Nomination of Candidate
Booth capturing
Canvassing


Question :

Which among the following is not correct ? (CBSE CCE 2010)


Answer :

The Election Commission conducts all elections for the Parliament and Assemblies.
The Election Commission directs and controls the preparation of electoral rolls.
The Election Commission cannot fix the election dates
The Election Commission does the scrutiny of nomination papers.


Question :

By-elections are held in one constituency to [CBSE CCE 2010]


Answer :

Fill the seats in Vidhan Sabha.
To seiect a capable candidate.
To fill the vacancy caused by death or resignation of a member
To elect two leaders in the constituency.


Question :

What does the word 'Code of Conduct' signify ? Select the right option.
(i) An appeal to the leaders in the name of caste or religion
(ii) Use any place of w orship for election campaign
(iii) A model of election law which all the political parties in our country have agreed for election campaign
(iv) A law to regulate the elections that candidates get a fair chance to compete


Answer :

(i)
(ii)
both (i) and (ii)
(iii) and (iV)