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Indian Law General Knowledge Quiz | Indian Law General Knowledge Multiple Choice Questions(MCQs) & Answers

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1 Making preparation to commit dacoity is punishable in the Indian Penal Code, 1860 under—
A Section 393
B Section 395
C Section 398
D Section 399

Answer: Section 399
2 Which one of the following is not an essential ingredient of the offence of kidnapping under the Indian Penal Code?
A Minor Child
B Intention of the accused
C Without the consent of lawful guardian
D Out of the keeping of the lawful guardian

Answer: Intention of the accused
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3 Attempt to commit robbery is punishable under—
A Section 392 LP.C.
B Section 393 I.P.C.
C Section 390 I.P.C.
D Section 394 I.P.C.

Answer: Section 393 I.P.C.
4 Which one of the following statements is not correct?
A Abetment of an abetment is not an offence
B Abetment of illegal omission may be an offence
C To constitute the offence of abetment the effect requisite to constitute the offence need not be caused
D The person abetted need not be capable by law of committing an offence

Answer: Abetment of an abetment is not an offence
5 ‘Unlawful Assembly’ has been defined in the Indian Penal Code, 1860 under—
A Section 141
B Section 146
C Section 149
D Section 159

Answer: Section 141
6 In which of the following case the right of private defence of body does not extend to causing of death?
A Assault with the intention of committing kidnapping
B Assault with the intention of gratifying unnatural lust
C Wrongful restraint
D Assault with the intention of committing abduction

Answer: Wrongful restraint
7 Which one of the following is not a punishment under Section 53 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860?
A Fine
B Transportation
C Forfeiture of property
D Death

Answer: Transportation
8 Sexual intercourse by a man with a woman even with her consent is a rape, if she is below the age of—
A 17 years
B 16 years
C 19 years
D 18 years

Answer: 16 years
9 Common intention means—
A Similar intention
B Same intention
C Sharing of intention by all persons
D Common plans

Answer: Sharing of intention by all persons
10 Which one is not an essential ingredient of a crime?
A Motive
B Evil intent
C Human being
D Act

Answer: Motive
11 Which one of the following is not a correct ingredient of the offence of theft?
A Dishonest intention of take property
B Property must be movable
C Property must be taken without the consent of the person in whose possession it is
D Property must be taken without consent of the owner of the property

Answer: Property must be taken without consent of the owner of the property
12

Assertion (A): Homicide is the killing of a human being by a human being.

Reason (R) : Homicide is always unlawful.

Codes:
A Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C (A) is true but (R) is false
D (A) is false but (R) is true

Answer: (A) is true but (R) is false
13 The ingredients of Section 149 of the Indian Penal Code are—

1. Knowledge of the probability of the commission of the offence

2. Common intention

3. Unlawful objects stated in Section 141 of the I.P.C.

4. Active participation in commission of crime.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below— Codes:
A 1, 3 and 4
B 2 and 4
C 3 and 4
D 1 and 3

Answer: 1 and 3
14 Assertion (A): Nothing is an offence which is done in the exercise of the right of private defence. Reason (R) : Where the aid of the society cannot be obtained, individual may do everything necessary to protect himself. Codes: (A) . (B) (C) (D) (A) is false but (R) is true Ans:-C
A Both (A) and (R) are true and(R) is the correct explanation of (A)
B Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)
C (A) is true but (R) is false
D Section 2(14)

Answer: (A) is true but (R) is false
15 Which one of the following Sections of the Indian Penal Code deals with vicarious Liability?
A Section 120-A
B Section 121
C Section 154
D Section 159

Answer: Section 154,
16 ‘A’ puts his hand in the pocket of ‘B’ for stealing money, but the pocket was empty. ‘A’ is guilty of—
A Theft
B Attempt to commit theft
C Mischief
D No offence

Answer: Attempt to commit theft
17 Which Section of the Indian Penal Code defines ‘sedition’ ?
A Section 122
B Section 123
C Section 124
D Section 124-A

Answer: Section 124-A
18 A workman throws snow from a roof giving proper warning. A passer by is killed. The workman is—
A Guilty of murder
B Guilty of culpable homicide not amounting to murder
C Guilty of causing death by negligence
D Not guilty since death was accidental

Answer: Not guilty since death was accidental
19 ‘A’ makes a false entry in his electronic record for the purpose of using it as corroborative evidence in trial court. ‘A’ has—
A Fabricated false evidence
B Not fabricated false evidence
C Committed forgery
D None of the above

Answer: Fabricated false evidence
20 ‘A’ intentionally fired a shot from his pistol at ‘B’ but it hit ‘C’ and ‘C’ died. The offence committed by ‘A’ is—
A Attempt to murder
B Culpable homicide
C Murder under Section 300
D Murder under Section 301

Answer: Murder under Section 301
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