1. How long did the Constituent Assembly take to finally pass the Constitution? 
(a) About 6 months in 1949 
(b) About 2 years since Aug 15, 1947 
(c) Exactly a year since Nov 26, 1948 
(d) About 3 years since Dec 9, 1946 

2. When did Mr. Attlee, Prime Minister of England, announce the transfer of power to the Indians?

(a) February, 1947
(b) June, 1948
(c) August, 1947
(d) June, 1949

3. The Constituent Assembly was created by

(a) Simla Confrence, 1945
(b) Cripps Mission
(c) Cabinet Mission Plan
(d) Indian Independence Act

4. The Constitution names our country as

(a) Bharat
(b) Aryavarta
(c) Hindustan
(d) India, that is Bharat

5. The demand for the Constituent Assembly was put forward by the Indian National Congress in 1936 at its session held at

(a) Fezpur
(b) Lahore
(c) Bombay
(d) Kanpur

6. A constitution is

(a) A set of ordinary laws
(b) A set of financial laws.
(c) A set of official laws
(d) The basic structure defining the powers of the state and the rights and duties of the citizens.

7. The office of Governor General of India was created by

(a) Government of India Act, 1935 
(b) Charter Act, 1833 
(c) Charter Act, 1813 
(d) Governor of India Act, 1858

8. The Cabinet Mission to India was headed by 

(a) Stafford Cripps 
(b) Hugh Gaitskell 
(c) A.V. Alexander 
(d) Lord Pethick Lawrence 

9. For the philosophy underlying our Constitution, the historic Objectives Resolution was moved in the Constituent Assembly on 22nd January, 1947 by 

(a) Jawaharlal Nehru 
(b) Dr. S. Radhakrishnan 
(c) Dr. B.R. Ambedkar
(d) Dr. Rajendra Prasad 

10. Cripps Mission visited India in 

(a) 1927 
(b) 1946 
(c) 1942
(d) 1939 

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