Test Preparation on UGC NET Public Admin Practice set -2
Assertion (a) : Governor can withhold a non-Money Bill passed by the Legislature.Reason (R) : Governors are empowered by theArticle 200 of the Constitution of India to do so.
Assertion (a) : When a specialist is required todo the job of a generalist, he loses both ways.Reason (R) : A specialist is a relative termdepending upon the context.
Assertion (a) : The All-India Services violatethe federal principle of the Constitution as wellas the autonomy of States.Reason (R) : The All-India Services officers aregoverned by Central Government rules and theState Governments do not have full control overthem.
Assertion (a) : Relationship between the civilservants and political executives at the Stateheadquarters has to be of mutual trust,confidence and respect.Reason (R) : Civil servants start learning to workwith politicians right from their initial postingsin the field.
Assertion (a) : People do want to know what isbeing done, why it being done and how it isbeing done in their district.Reason (R) : The district administration holds adifferent view about transparency andaccountability.
Assertion (a) : Rural development as a functionof Government of India started ?as a search foran alternative to laissez faire?.Reason (R) : The efforts of Mahatma Gandhiprovided the necessary, impetus and momentumfor the rural development in India.
Match List-I (Concept) with List-II (Source) andselect the correct answer using the codes givenbelow the lists:List-I List-II(Concept) (Source)A. Dyarchy in 1. Morley-Mintoprovincial Reforms, 1909governmentB. Rigid 2. Government ofcentralisation India Act, 1935C. Federal scheme 3. Montagueof government ChelmsfordReforms, 1919D. Communal 4. Indian Councilsrepresentation Act, 1861Codes:A B C D
Consider the following statements:The Vice-regal system of colonial India embodiedthe principle of1. Absolute bureaucratic rule.2. Ceremonial role in the Viceroy3. Constitutional autocracy4. Centralised administrationWhich of these statements is/are correct?
In the American administrative system, thePresidential Cabinet is essentially
Consider the following features of the CivilService in the USA:1. Top posts are filled up by ?insiders andouters?2. Recruitment takes place at various levels ofhierarchy.3. Partisan political activities are prohibited.4. Rank classification system is not upheld.Which of these are correct?
Which one of the following is not a member ofthe British Cabinet?
Which one of the following is not correct inrespect of Whitleyism of British?
Consider the following functions in relation tothe Parliamentary Commissioner forAdministration in Britain:He can1. Investigate complaints from the public2. Redress public grievances3. Recommend remedial measures4. Ask for information and papers fromdepartmentsWhich of these are correct?
Which one of the following statements aboutdesign-stage in decision-making process iscorrect?
According to F.W. Riggs, which one of thefollowing shifts does not denote the trends incomparative public administration?
In Japan, small-city administration is headed by
Which one of the following acts laid thefoundation of the British Administration in India?
Which one of the following statements is notcorrect about the Advocate General of the State?
Which one of the following statements aboutthe duties and responsibilities of the DistrictCollector holds good in every State?
Which one of the following does not form a partof Swarna Jayanti Village Self-EmploymentScheme?