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Updated: Aug 28, 2021


(Multiple Choice Questions)

(i) Buddhists, Jains and Sikhs are governed by Hindu Law -

a) Correct

b) Incorrect

c) Partly correct

(ii)_________is a modem as well as traditional source of Hindu Law.

a) The Vedas

b) The Smrities

c) The digest of Hindu Law

d) Precedent

(iii) For the purpose of facilitating proof of Hindu marriages, the may make rules under S.8 of the Hindu Marriage Act.

a) Municipal Corporation

b) Judiciary

c) State Government

d) None of the above

(iv) The marriage in contravention of the condition specified in clause (ii) of Section 5 is -

(a) Void marriage

(b) Voidable marriage

(c) Valid marriage

(d) None of the above

(v) Divorce by mutual consent is provided under section of the Hindu Marriage Act.

(a) S. 13(l)(a)

(b) S.13(l)(b)

(c) S.13 A

(d) S.13B

(vi) Under Section 24 of Hindu Marriage Act, Maintenance Pendente lite can be claimed by

(a) Wife

(b) Husband

(c) Both (a) and (b)

(d) None of the above

(vii) A person who commits murder shall be disqualified from inheriting the property of the person murdered, under the Hindu Succession Act.

(a) Correct statement

(b) Incorrect statement

(c) Partly correct

(d) Partly incorrect

(viii) As per Hindu Succession Amendment Act of the daughter of co-parcener will get the


(a) 1986

(b) 2000

(c) 2002

(d) 2005

(ix) An adoption made in violation of the provisions of the Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act, 1956, is

(a) Void

(b) Voidable

(c) Valid

(d) None of the above

(x) Maintenance of wife, children and aged parents is provided in the Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act under sections -

(a) 17 & 19

(b) 18 & 20

(c) 23 & 24

(d) 25 & 26

(xi) One person is said to be of another if the two are related by blood or adoption wholly through males.

(a) an agnate

(b) Cognate

(c) Uterine

(d) None of the above

(xii) The Hindu Succession Act, 1956 does not provide for right of child in womb to inherit to the interstate property.

(a) Correct statement

(b) Incorrect statement

(c) Partially correct statement

(d) None of the above

(xiii) The Family Courts Actis enacted in the year "

(a) 1983

(b) 1984

(c) 1985

(d) 1986

(xiv) Minor as defined under the Minority and Guardianship Act 1956 is the person who has not completed the age of -

(a) 18 yrs

(b) 19 yrs

(c) 20 yrs

(d) 21 yrs

(xv) Definition of dependent under the Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act includes -

(a) Wife

(b) Children

(c) Old parents

(d) All of the above.


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