Daily Quiz 13th Feb 2020 Posted February 12, 2020June 8, 2020 Prasadsacademy Welcome to your Daily Quiz 13th Feb 2020 Name 1. Which of the following High Court declared 1st that “Shutdown” is Unconstitutional Andhra Pradesh Madhya Pradesh Kerala Odissa 2. High Court of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is located in which state of India? Tamil Nadu West Bengal Andhra Pradesh Karnataka 3. Lakshadweep's High Court is located in which state of India? Tamil Nadu Kerala Andhra Pradesh Karnataka 4. ______ means that the Supreme Court will reconsider the case and the legal issues involved in it. Original Jurisdiction Writ Jurisdiction Appellate Jurisdiction Advisory Jurisdiction 5. Who appoints the judges of district courts Governor Chief Minister Law Minister President 6. The principal bench of High Court of Madhya Pradesh is located in- Bhopal Jabalpur Gwalior Indore 7. An appeal to the High Court lies in case the Session Court has awarded the punishment of One year or more Two years or more Three years or more Four years or more 8. Where the High Courts in India first set up ? Delhi and Calcutta Bombay Madras Calcutta Bombay Delhi Calcutta Madras and Bombay 9. The states which have a common High Court are Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh Gujarat and Orissa Maharashtra and Goa Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan 10. Article-231 of the Indian Constitution “Establishmentof a common High Court for two or more States” deals with? The State Government The Directive Principles of State Policy The Union Government The fundamental rights of the Indian Citizen 11. Which amendment act raised the age of retirement for judges of High Court to 62 from 60? 12th 15th 10th 252nd 12. The Supreme Court of India acts as a Federel Court when it deals with Civil cases Inter-state disputes Appeals from lower courts Election petitions 13. The pension of the judge of High Court is charged on- Public account of State Consolidated Fund of India Public Accounts of India Consolidated Fund of State 14. “Judicial Review” in Indian constitution is based on- On the rule of law Due process of law On the procedure established by law On former decisions and conventions 15. Who has the power to decide on an election petition for any state- Parliament Supreme Court High Court Election Commission 16. The interpreter of Indian constitution is Central Cabinet President High Court Supreme Court 17. Who was the first woman Chief Justice of a High Court of a state in India? Sunanda Bhandare Fathima Beevi Leila Seth Anna Chandy 18. The salary and allowances of judges of Supreme Court are charged on- Reserve Bank of India Contingency Fund of India Consolidated Fund of India Finance Commission 19. What should be the experience of advocacy in any High Court for being a judge of Supreme court? 20 years 5 years 15 years 10 years 20. What is the retirement age of the judge of Supreme Court? 60 years 62 years 64 years 65 years 21. What are the imaginary lines encircling the Earth horizontally called? Latitudes Longitudes Isobars Isotherms 22. Marble comes under which category of rocks? Sedimentary Igneous Metamorphic None of these 23. How much is the difference of time between any two consecutive longitudes? 10 minutes 14 minutes 4 minutes 30 minutes 24. Rotational axis of which of the following planet is highly tilted? Earth Uranus Neptune Jupiter 25. During Lunar eclipse, which of the following is at the centre? Earth Moon Sun Any other planet 26. What is the approximate circumference of Earth? 40,000 Km 60,000 Km 80,000 Km 1,00,000 Km 27. Who proposed Continental drift theory? Alfred Wegener Alfred Worwick Alfred Hanks Alfred Mane 28. "Sirius", the brightest star outside of the Solar System, is also called ____. Cat star Dog star Fox star Lion star 29. Evidence suggests that life on Earth has existed for about_______. 3.5 billion years 35 billion years 35 million years 3.5 million years 30. On which date is India likely to experience the shortest day? December 22 March 21 June 22 September 23 31. Breaking down of rock in situ is known as : Erosion Weathering Mass wasting Degradation 32. The majority of Earth's curst is composed of which rock? Igneous Metamorphic Sedi metary Carbonate 33. Marble is the metamorphosed form of Shale Basalt Sandstone Limestone 34. When does the Sun shine vertically on the Equator? Throughout the year For six months Twice a year Once a year 35. Which of the following is not an Igneous Rock? Dolomite Granite Basalt Gabbro 36. A level of atmosphere which is composed partly of Electrons and Positive Ions is called Troposphere Ionospher Stratosphere Mesosphere 37. The region which is resistant to the transformation of macro structure, is called? Firm structure Ancient structure Tectonic plate Shield 38. Which of the following rock has formed the Earth’s crust? Igneous Metamorphic Sedimentary Carbonate 39. The Equator does not pass through which of the following? Kenya Mexico Indonesia Brazil 40. Which of the following is the International Date line? Equator 0° longitude 90° eastern longitude 180° longitude 41. Who is the most prominent god of 'Rig Veda'? Indra Agni Pashupati Vishnu 42. Which emperor wrote the play ‘Nagananda’ in Sanskrit language? Prabhakara vardhana Harshavardhana Chandragupta II Bindusara 43. According to the categories of land mentioned in the Chola inscriptions _____ was known as the land of non-Brahmana peasant proprietors? Vellanvagai Brahmadeya Shalabhoga Devadana 44. Shatughai (Indus Valley Civilization site) is in which country? India Pakistan Afghanistan Tibet 45. What is the Mehrauli Pillar in the complex of Qutub Minar primarily famous for? Proverbial height Skilful stone cutting Excellent quality steel Statue of Buddha on top Time is Up!