The Indian Constitution MCQs

CBSE Class 8 Civics Chapter 1 MCQs from Social and Political Life Book | Civics Chapter 1 The Indian Constitution Multiple Choice Questions With Answers

The Indian Constitution MCQs – Here is a compilation of Free MCQs of NCERT Class 8 Civics Social and Political Life Book Chapter 1 The Indian Constitution.  Students can practice free MCQs as have been added by CBSE in the new exam pattern. At the end of Multiple Choice Questions, the answer key has also been provided for your reference. Take Free Online MCQs Test for Class 8.

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Q1- In 1934, _____ demanded for a Constituent Assembly for the first time.


A) Indian National Congress

B) Swarajya Party

C) Forward Block

D) Communist Party


Q2- The Indian Constitution was drafted by _____.


A) Congress

B) Constituent Assembly

C) Judicial Assembly

D) Hindu Mahasbha


Q3- In Nepal, the struggle for democracy started in _____.


A) 1990

B) 1991

C) 1992

D) 1994


Q4- The father of Indian Constitution is ____.


A) B R Ambedkar

B) Liaquat Ali Khan

C) Rajendra Prasad

D) S C Sinha


Q5- To ensure greater economic and social reforms, the Constitution introduced


A) Directive Principles of State Policy

B) Fundamental Rights

C) Judiciary Rights

D) Executive Rights


Q6- ______ is a group of people who make laws and run the government.


A) Congress

B) Judiciary

C) Government

D) Executive


Q7- Shri Jagjivan Ram was the first _____ minister of India.


A) labour

B) health

C) Parliamentary Affairs

D) Home


Q8- The existence of more than one level of government in any country is called ____


A) Democracy

B) Federalism

C) Universal Adult Franchise

D) Monarchy


Q9- The Human trafficking and forced labour are prohibited under ____.


A) Culture and Educational Rights

B) Right against Exploitation

C) Right to freedom of Religion

D) Right to Property


Q10- The Indian government is a _____ form of government.


A) Monarchy

B) Military

C) Parliamentary

D) Dictatorship


Q11- Right to Move Freely falls under ____.


A) Right against Exploitation

B) Right to Property

C) Right to freedom

D) Culture and Educational Rights


Q12- The system of courts in the country is collectively referred as ______.


A) Judiciary

B) Congress

C) Ministers

D) Executive


Q13- ____ was the first Finance minister of India.


A) Atal Bihari Bajpai

B) John Mathai

C) Maulana Azad

D) Liaquat Ali


Q14- ____ were urged by B R Ambedkar to join government and civil services.


A) Hindus

B) Pashtuns

C) Scheduled Castes

D) Muslims


Q15- The first Health Minister of Independent India was _____.


A) Aruna Asaf Ali

B) Indira Gandhi

C) Rajkumari Amrit Kaur

D) C Rajaji


Q16- _____ was the first Prime Minister of independent India.


A) Sardar Patel

B) Mahatma Gandhi

C) Jawaharlal Nehru

D) Maulana Azad


Q17- The Indian Constitution was finally completed in _____.


A) November 1946

B) September 1949

C) November 1949

D) August 1950


Q18- _____ was the President of the Constituent Assembly.


A) Dr Rajendra Prasad

B) S Radhakrishnan

C) B R Ambedkar

D) C Rajaji


Q19- The elected representatives in India are part of ____.


A) Judiciary

B) Legislature

C) Executive

D) Cabinet


Q20- Everyone is equal before law.’ This right falls under _______.


A) Right to Education

B) Right to Vote

C) Right to Equality

D) Right to Study


Answer key for Class 8 Civics  Social and Political Life Book Chapter 1 – The Indian Constitution MCQs


Q. No. Answer Q. No. Answer
1 A 11 C
2 B 12 A
3 A 13 B
4 A 14 C
5 A 15 C
6 D 16 C
7 A 17 C
8 B 18 A
9 B 19 B
10 C 20 C


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