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1). What is 'zero hour' ?
A). when the proposals of the opposition are considered B). when matters of utmost importance are raised
C). interval between the morning and afternoon sessions D). when a Money Bill is introduced in the Lok Sabha
2). When the Lok Sabha is dissolved, the Speaker continues in office till a new :
A). Lok Sabha is formed B). Speaker is appointed by the President
C). Speaker is elected when the new House meets D). Government is formed
3). Who is the ex-officio Chairman of Rajya Sabha ?
A). President B). Vice-President
C). Minister of Parliamentary Affairs D). Leader of Opposition
4). Parliament's expenditure is controlled by :
A). President B). Finance Commission
C). National Development Council D). Comptroller and auditor General
5). Which of the following states has the largest percentage of reserved parliamentary seats ?
A). Orissa B). Bihar
C). Uttar Pradesh D). Madhya Pradesh
6). Members of the Rajya Sabha are elected according to :
A). Cumulative Vote System B). single Non-transferable Vote System
C). Single Transferable Vote System D). None of these
7). The Rajya Sabha can have a maximum strength of :
A). 200 B). 210
C). 250 D). 260
8). A present the Rajya Sabha consists of ________. Members
A). 250 B). 245
C). 238 D). 240
9). Who was the first speaker of the Lok Sabha ?
A). Malgaonkar B). P. Upendra
C). Anantha Sayanam Ayyanagar D). Hukam Singh
10). who among the following was never the Lok Sabha Speaker ?
A). K.V.K Sundaram B). G.S. Dhillon
C). Baliram Bhagat D). Hukum Singh