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Public Administration MP PSC Prelims 2011 Unsolved

  41. ‘Panchayat’ means an institution of Self-Government under any one of the following Articles of Constitution—
(A) Article 243-A
(B) Article 243-B
(C) Article 246
(D) Article 252 

42. ‘Village’ under the seventy-third Constitutional Amendment Act means—
(A) A village specified by the  President by public notification
(B) A village specified by the Prime Minister by public notification
(C) A village specified by the  Governor by public notification
(D) A village specified by the Chief Minister by public notification 

43. Provision for setting up a ‘Tribal Advisory Committee’ is under the—
(A) Fourth Schedule of the Constitution
(B) Fifth Schedule of the Constitution
(C) Sixth Schedule of the Constitution
(D) Eighth Schedule of the Constitution 

44. The date of establishment of Central Pension Account Office (CAPO) is.
(A) January 1, 1990
(B) February 5, 1991
(C) March 3, 1992
(D) December 2, 1992
45. The concept of account giving has developed in—
(A) Ancient America
(B) Modern America
(C) Ancient Israel
(D) Modern Britain 

46. ‘Accountability’ in Parliamentary system means—
(A) Responsibility of treasury to government
(B) Responsibility of the Council  of Ministers to the lower House
(C) Answer-ability of Judiciary to Upper House
(D) Answer-ability of Legislature to President

47. which one of the following is not a classical theorist?
(A) Fayol
(B) Gullick
(C) Urwick
(D) Herzberg 

48. Rational-Legal nodel of authority is an example of.
(A) Weberian model of authority
(B) Machiavellian model of authority
(C) Nehruvian model of authority
(D) Aristotelean model of authority

49. The Regional Development Authorities have been established in—
(A) Delhi
(B) Madhya Pradesh
(C) Bihar
(D) None of the above
50. Protection related to ‘land, forest, marketing’ etc. of tribals was recommended by the
(A) Union Public Service Commission
(B) Shilu Ao Committee
(C) Dhebar Commission
(D) Balwant Roy Mehta Committee

51. The Constitutional provision of urban development exists under—
(A) 72nd Constitutional Amendment Act
(B) 73rd Constitutional Amendment Act
(C) 74th Constitutional Amendment Act
(D) 75th Constitutional Amendment Act
52. Women's Development Corporattion have been established in.
(A) Andhra Pradesh
(B) Madhya Pradesh
(C) Gujarat
(D) All of the above

53. The Dowry Prohibition Act was enacted in—
(A) 1960 (B) 1961
(C) 1962 (D) 1963

54. To be appointed as a District Collector from lAS Cadre, the
minimum age fixed is—
(A) 35 years
(B) 36 years
(C) 38 years
(D) No age is fixed
55. The functions of District Administration are not related to any one of the following—
(A) Revenue
(B) Agriculture
(C) Declaration of date for Panchayat Elections
(D) Welfare functions

56. Which one of the following is the chief link between the Governor and the Council of Ministers?
(A) Chief Secretary
(B) Parliamentary Secretary
(C) Governor's Secretary
(D) None of the above
57. Which one of the following Articles provides all the executive powers to the Governor?
(A) Article 150
(B) Article 154
(C) Article 158
(D) Article 160

58. Which one of the following has used the term ‘Debureaucratisation? in Public Administrations?
(A) Austin
(B) Taylor
(C) S. E. Finer
(D) Eisenstadt
59. which of the following is true with regard to the span of control-?
(1) ‘Person' refers to the worker who is supervised
(2) ‘Function’ means supervisor's function
(3) ‘Age’ refers to the age of the supervisor
(4) ‘Space’ refers to the place of work
Select the correct answer from the
code given below— Codes:
(A) 1 and 2 (B) 3 and 4
(C) 2and3 (D) l-and4
60. Yehezkel Dror’s ideas are in favour of—
(A) Policy analysis
(B) Policy science
(C) Pluralistic approach
(D) All of the above
61. Which one of the following is related to the question of
Generalists Vs. Specialists?
(A) Haldane Committee Report
(B) Sarkaria Commission Report
(C) Kothari Commission Report
(D) None of the above
62. which one of the following approaches do decision-making is referred to as the ‘with or without principle’?
(A) Cost-Benefit Analysis
(B) Differential Analysis
 (C) Factor Analysis
(D) Marginal Analysis
63. Which one of the following reports mention the traditional concept of civil service neutrality in Britain?
(A) Masterman Committee Report
(B) Hoover Commission Report
(C) Northcote-Trevelyan Report
(D) Fulton Committee Report
64 Which one of the following influenced the shaping of British administration in India?
(A) Utilitarianism
(B) Fabianism
(C) Democratism
(D) Mercantilism

65. Staff Selection Commission is—
(A) An attached office tinder the Ministry of Personnel
(B) An autonomous body under the Ministry of Personnel
(C) A statutory body under the Union Public Service Commission
(D) A 'subordinate office’ of the Union Public Service Commission
 66. Fritz Jules Rothelisberger is an important scholar on—
(A) Human Relations Theory
(B) Behavioral Theory
(C) System Theory
(D) Scientific Management

67. Lokpal Act was enacted in the year—
(A) 1996 (B) 1998
(C) 199o (D) 1992
68. The Central Secretariat on 15h August, 1947 at the time of transfer of authority had—
(A) 15 Departments
(B) 17 Departments
(C) 19 Departments
(D) 21 Departments
69. The Tenure System for the recruitment of the lndian Administrative Officers started in the vear
(A) 1900 (B) 1905
(C) 1910 (D) 1915
70. The year of establishment of 
Institute of Secretariat Training  and Management is—
(A) 1947 (B) 1948
(C) 1949 (D) 1950
71. “Coordination is the all important duty of inter-relating the various parts of the work." It is a statement by.
(A) Seckler Hudson
(B) Newman
(C) C. K.Terry
(D) None of the above
72. “A staff is an expansion of the personality of the executive. It means more eyes, more ears and more hands to aid him in forming and carrying out his Plans.” which one of the following has given this definition?
(A) L. F). White
(B) Mooney
(C) willoughby
(D) Earnest Davies
73. “Back to villages” slogan was given by one of the following—
(A) Lenin (B) Mao
(C) Nehru (D) Patel
74. Development administration is 'goal-oriented’ and 'change- oriented’ administration. Which one of the following has given this definition?
(A) Edward Weidner
(B) Riggs
(C) Martin Landua
(D) Mahatma Gandhi

75. Ashok Mehta Committee was related to one of the following—
(A) Administrative Reforms Committee
(B) Estimate Committee
(C) Housing Committee
(D) Panchayati Raj Committee
76. The book written by M. P. Sharma entitled “Public Administration in Theory and Practice" was first published in the year.
(A) 1956 (B) 1958
(C) 1960 (D) 1962
77. The Department of Information and Technology is under.
(A) Department of Science and Technology
(B) Ministry of Communication? and Information Technology
(C) Directorate of Information and Public Relations
(D) Ministry of Human Resource

78. Which one of the following is an objective of Private Administration
(A) Planning (B) Process
(C) Profit (D) Punishment
79. The duties and powers of the India's Comptroller and Auditor General are mentioned in any one of the following pairs of Articles of the Constitution—
(A) 145and 146
(B) 147and 148
(C) 149 and 150
(D) 151 and 152
80. Article 114 of the Indian Constitution provides for—
(A) Appropriation Bill
(B) Money Bill
(C) Ordinary Bill
(D) Private Bill


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