Official Language One Liner Questions & Answers


Sr. No. Q A
1 Which Article of the Constitution provides that every state shall endeavor to provide an adequate facility for instruction in the mother tongue at the primary stage of education? Article 350-A
2 Under Article 344 of the Indian Constitution, the first ‘Official Language Commission’ was established in – 1955 Under the Chairmanship of B.G. Kher
3 Under which Constitutional Amendment Act, four languages were added to the languages under the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution. Thereby raising their number to 22? Constitution (92nd Amendment) Act
4 Which three languages have been added to the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution by 71st Amendment? Nepali, Konkani, Manipuri
5 The number of official languages recognized by the constitution in the eighth schedule is? 22
6 Which Article of the Indian Constitution provides the procedure for the adoption of the official Language or Languages of the State? Article 345
7 Which state has given the Sanskrit language the status of second official language? Uttarakhand
8 Parliament can amend the provision on the official language of India under the Constitution by – A simple majority of its members
9 Percentage of Hindi-speaking Indians is about – 40%
10 Which is a language of Baluchistan but from a philological aspect it is a language of the Dravidian family? Brahui