Sixth Schedule of Constitution of India MCQ and Answers

The Sixth Schedule under Article 244 provides for the formation of autonomous administrative divisions — Autonomous District Councils (ADCs) — that have some legislative, judicial, and administrative autonomy within a state.

Sixth Schedule of Constitution of India MCQ and Answers

1. The Sixth Schedule of Constitution of India comes under

A. Article 120

B. Article 244

C. Article 267

D. Article 281

Answer: B

2. The Sixth Schedule of Constitution of India deals with

A. Formation of Autonomous District Councils

B. Formation of Gram Panchayat

C. Formation of Fast track Court

D. Formation of Municipal Court

Answer: A

3. The Autonomous District Councils (ADCs) have

A. Legislative autonomy

B. Judicial autonomy

C. Administrative autonomy

D. All of these

Answer: D

4. ADCs have up to 30 members with a term of

A. One year

B. Two years

C. Four years

D. Five years

Answer: D

5. The Autonomous District Councils (ADCs) have the power of make laws, rules and regulations with regard to

A. land, forest, water

B. agriculture, village councils, health

C. sanitation, village- and town-level policing, inheritance

D. All of these

Answer: D

6. The Bodoland Territorial Council in Assam has

A. 25 Members

B. 29 Members

C. 30 Members

D. 40 Members

Answer: D

7. The members of Bodoland Territorial Council in Assam have the right to make laws on

A. 10 issues

B. 25 issues

C. 30 issues

D. 39 issues

Answer: D

8. The Sixth Schedule applies to the Northeastern states of 

A. Assam & Tripura 

B. Meghalaya & Tripura 

C. Mizoram & Tripura 

D.  All of these

Answer: D

9. Recently Which of the following UTs has demand to be part of the Sixth Schedule of Indian Constitution?

A. Delhi

B. Jammu & Kashmir

C. Ladakh

D. Puducherry

Answer: C