The Judiciary - General Knowledge Multiple Choice Questions and Answers | Page-6

51 Which of the following writs can lie only against a person holding a public office?
A Certiorari
B Prohibition
C Mandamus
D Habeas Corpus

Answer: Option [C]
52 The Judges of High Court are administered oath of office by
A Governor of the State
B The Chief Justice of India
C The President of India
D The Chief Justice of High Court

Answer: Option [A]
53 The Pension of a High Court Judge is charged on the
A Consolidated Fund of India
B Public Accounts of the State
C Consolidated Fund of the State
D Public Accounts of India

Answer: Option [C]
54 The High Court which has the distinction of having the first woman Chief Justice is:
A Delhi High Court
B Allahabad High Court
C Guwahati High Court
D Himachal Pradesh High Court

Answer: Option [D]
55 Writs are issued by
A The President
B High Courts
C Supreme Court
D Supreme Court and High Courts

Answer: Option [D]
56 The Judges of the Supreme Court hold office till they reach the age of
A 62 years
B 65 years
C 68 years
D 70 years

Answer: Option [B]
57 Supreme Court is the guardian for
A Fundamental Rights
B Directive Principles
C Centre and State disputes
D Preamble

Answer: Option [A]
58 Which of the following is protected under Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972?
A Squirrel
B Bandicoot rat
C Gerbil
D Porcupine

Answer: Option [D]
59 Judges of the district court are appointed by:
A President
B Law Minister
C Governor
D Chief Minister

Answer: Option [C]
60 District Judges is under the control of
A Governor
B High Court
C Supreme Court
D State Government

Answer: Option [B]


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