The Judiciary - General Knowledge Multiple Choice Questions and Answers | Page-5

41 No person can be employed in factories or mines unless he is above the age of
A 12 years
B 14 years
C 16 years
D 18 years

Answer: Option [B]
42 The first woman judge to be appointed to Supreme Court was
A M. Fathima Beevi
B Leila Seth
C Rani Jethmalani
D Anna George Malhotra

Answer: Option [A]
43 Who was the first woman Chief Justice of a High Court of a state in India?
A Anna Chandy
B Leila Seth
C Fathima Beevi
D Sunanda Bhandare

Answer: Option [B]
44 The writ of ‘Habeas Corpus’ is issued in the event of
A Loss of property
B Refund of excess taxes
C Wrongful police detention
D Violation of the freedom of speech

Answer: Option [C]
45 Under which one of the following writs an official can be prevented from taking an action which he is officially not entitled?
A Quo warranto
B Habeas Corpus
C Certiorari
D Mandamus

Answer: Option [D]
46 Which one of the following writs is issued to courts, corporations, government servants or persons directing them to perform their public duty?
A Prohibition
B Mandamus
C Quo warranto
D Habeas Corpus

Answer: Option [B]
47 Which is the highest law of the land?
A Criminal Procedure Code
B Civil Procedure Code
C Indian Constitution
D Indian Penal Code

Answer: Option [C]
48 The Supreme Court of India acts as a Federal Court when it deals with
A Civil cases
B Inter-State disputes
C Election petitions
D Appeals from lower courts

Answer: Option [B]
49 Which one of the following writs literally means ‘what is your authority’?
A Prohibition
B Certiorari
C Quo warranto
D Habeas Corpus

Answer: Option [C]
50 A law made by the Judiciary is known as
A Case law
B Ordinary law
C Rule of law
D Administrative law

Answer: Option [A]


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