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High Court and district Court MCQ | Quiz MCQ [ Source M Laxmikant] | Polity MCQ [ SET-31]

1. In which constitutional amendment act, empowers the establishment of a common high court for two or more states?

a) 7th

b) 8th

c) 9th

d) 10th

Answer. a;

7th CAA 1956.

2. Which of the following Constitutional Amendment Acts abolished the system of Election Tribunals and vested the power to hear election petitions in the High Court?

a) 19th CAA (1966)

b) 21st CAA(1967)

c) 22nd CAA(1969)

d) 23rd CAA (1969)

Answer. a;

19th CAA(1966): Abolished the system of election Tribunals.

21st CAA(1967): Sindhi as the 15th Language in the eighth.

22nd CAA(1969): Autonomous status of Meghalaya within Assam.

23rd CAA(1969): Extension of SC/ST reservation in Lok Sabha and state assemblies up to 1980.

3.  In India, appointments of persons other than district judges to the judicial service of a state are made by the

a) Chief Justice of the High Court

b) Prime Minister

c) President of India

d) Governor of the State

Answer. d) Governor of the State

4. The age of retirement of the Judges of the High Court is

a) 62 years

b) 65 years

c) 60 years

d) 70 years

Answer. a) 62 years

5. Jurisdiction of the Guwahati High Court includes?

a) Nagaland

b) Arunachal Pradesh

c) Assam

d) All of the above

Answer. d) All of the above

Guwahati High Court is the common high court of NAMA, namely Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, and Assam.

6. How many High Courts are in India?

a) 10

b) 15

c) 25

d) 28

Answer. c) 25

The 25th High Court of India is the High Court of Andhra Pradesh.

7. The power of High Courts is established under

a) Article 114

b) Article 214

c) Article 315

d) Article 280

Answer. b) Article 214

Articles 214 to 231 of the Indian constitution are related to the High Court of India.

8. Judge of the High Court appointed by

a) President

b) Governor of the state

c) Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

d) Prime Minister

Answer. a) President;

The judges of a high court are appointed by the President.


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