Answer is Option C. -> 395 Answer: (c)
It is the longest written constitution of any sovereign country in the world, containing 448 articles in 22 parts, 12 schedules and 100 amendments.
Although the last article of the Constitution is Article 395, the total number, as of March 2012 is 448. New articles added through amendments have been inserted in the relevant location in the original constitution. In order not to disturb the original numbering, the news articles are inserted with alpha numeric enumerations.
For example, Article 21A pertaining to Right to Education was inserted by the 86th Amendment Act.
Question 2. Which one of the following Acts formally introduced the principles of elections for the first time?
Answer is Option C. -> Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Answer: (c)
On 29 August, 1947, the Drafting Committee was appointed, with Dr. B. R. Ambedkar as the Chairman along with six other members assisted by a constitutional advisor.
Question 5. Match the following:
List I List II
A. Govt. of India Act, 1919
1. Provincial autonomy
B. Govt. of India Act, 1935
2. Separate Electorate
Answer is Option D. -> the head of the state is elected for a definite period Answer: (d)
India is a republic because India elects its supreme head. It is called a republic because of the applicable definition of a republic: a form of government in which representatives are entitled to act on behalf of the people whom they represent.