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IAS Previous Year Indian Polity Questions – Lecture – 8 – STHAAPNA Series

In the context of India, which one of the following is the correct relationship between Rights and Duties? (2017)

(a)Rights are correlative with Duties.

(b)Rights are personal and hence independent of society and Duties.

(c)Rights, not Duties, are important for the advancement of the personality of the citizen.

(d)Duties, not Rights, are important for the stability of the State.


Which of the following statements is/are true of the Fundamental Duties of an Indian citizen?(2017)

  1. A legislative process has been provided to enforce these duties.
  2. They are correlative to legal duties.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2


To uphold and protect the Sovereignty, Unity and Integrity of India” is a provision made in the (2015)

(a) Preamble of the Constitution

(b) Directive Principles of State Policy

(c) Fundamental Rights

(d) Fundamental Duties


Which of the following is/are among the Fundamental Duties of citizens laid down in the Indian Constitution?(2012)

1.To preserve the rich heritage of our composite culture

2.To protect the weaker sections from social injustice

3.To develop the scientific temper and spirit of inquiry

4.To strive towards excellence in all spheres of individual and collective activity

Select the correct answer using the codes given below :

(a)1 and 2 only

(b)2 only

(c)1, 3 and 4 only

(d)1, 2, 3 and 4


Under the constitution of India, which one of the following is not a fundamental duty?(2011)

(a) To vote in public elections

(b) To develop the scientific temper

(c) To safeguard public property

(d) To abide by the Constitution and respect its ideals.


Consider the following statements:

No one can be compelled to sing the National Anthem since (1996)

  1. It will be violative of the Right to Freedom of speech and expression
  2. It will be violative of the Right to Freedom of conscience, practise and propagation of religion
  3. There is no legal provision obliging any one to sing the National Anthem

(a)1 and 2 are correct

(b)2 and 3 are correct

(c)1, 2 and 3 are correct

(d)None is correct

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