UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

51. As per clause (3) of Article 166 of the Constitution of India, the Governor shall make:
(a) Rules to regulate service conditions of civil servants
(b) Rules to make necessary inquiry relating to conduct of the members of State Legislative Assembly
(c) Rules for the more convenient transaction of the business of the State
(d) None of the above

Answer and Notes Answer is C



Explanation: Article 166 of the Constitution deals with conduct of business of the government of a State.

UPHJS2012
Pre. Exam

30. How many members can be nominated to the State Legislative Council by the Governor?
(A) 1/6th
(B) 1/12th
(C) 1/3rd
(D) 1/9th

Answer and Notes Answer is A




UPHJS2016
Pre. Exam

18. The Legislative Council of a State should not exceed of the total number of members in the Legislative Assembly of that State :
(a) 1/2 (b) 1/3
(c) 1/4 (d) 1/5

Answer and Notes Answer is B


Sandeep : According to Article 171 of the Constitution of India the total number of members in the Legislative Council of a State shall not exceed 1/3 of the total number of members in the Legislative Assembly of that State but the total number of members shall in no case be less than 40.

UPHJS2016
Pre. Exam

86. If any question arises as to the age of a Judge of a High Court, the question shall be decided by :
(a) Chief Justice of India after consulting the Governor of the State
(b) President after consulting the Chief Justice of High Court of concerned High Court
(c) Chief Justice of High Court concerned after consulting the Governor of | the state.
(d) President after consulting the Chief Justice of India.

Answer and Notes Answer is D


Sandeep : According to Article 217 (3) of the Constitution of India

UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

35. Can a distinguished jurist, who neither remained an Advocate nor a Judicial Officer, be appointed as a Judge of Allahabad High Court:
(a) No
(b) Yes, if the collegium of Judges of Allahabad High Court recommends for that
(c) Yes, by the President of India after consultation with Chief Justice of India
(d) Yes, if the collegium of Supreme Court Judges recommends for that

Answer and Notes Answer is A

Explanation : Article 217 (2) of the Constitution of India lays down eligibility for becoming Judge of High Court.

UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

56. The correct number of High Courts in India is :
(a) 24 (b) 25
(c) 33 (d) 27

Answer and Notes Answer is B



Explanation: There are 25 High Courts in India. Recently created High Court is the High Court of Telangana. It was established on 1st January 2019. First Chief Justice of Telangana High Court is Justice Thottathil B. Radhakrishnan.

UPHJS2012
Pre. Exam

26. The District Judge can be given power to issue prerogative writs by-
(A) order of Supreme Court under Article 141 of the Constitution of India
(B) Executive Orders issued by the Governor in consultation with the High Court under Article 162 of the Constitution of India.
(C) the Parliament by law under Article 32 of the Constitution of India.
(D) the High Court by a decision of Full Court.

Answer and Notes Answer is C



UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

39. The Provisions for appointment to District Judges are prescribed in :
(a) Part-VI Chapter V of the Constitution of India
(b) Part-VI Chapter VI of the Constitution of India
(c) Part-Ill of the Constitution of India
(d) Part-V Chapter VI of the Constitution of India

Answer and Notes Answer is B


Explanation : Part VI deals with the State and Chapter VI (Articles 233-237) deals with Subordinate Courts.