The Parliament of India cannot be regarded as a sovereign body because
Options: it can legislate only on subjects entrusted to the Centre by the Constitution, it has to operate within the limits prescribed by the Constitution, the Supreme Court can declare laws passed by parliament as unconstitutional if they contravene the provisions of the Constitution, All of the above
On a night when the sky is clear, the temperature may dip considerably; on a cloudy night the temperature will usually dip much less. The reason for this difference is that
Options: the clear sky allows radiant energy to escape readily from the earth, on a cloudy night the clouds are warm and therefore retard the cooling, the clear sky allows the cold of outer space to reach the earth, current of air carry the heat away from the earth on a clear night
The ministry of Water Resources lays down policies and programmes for the development and regulation of the country's water resources. It covers
Options: sartorial planning, coordination and policy guidelines, technical examination and techno- appraisal of project providing central assistance to specific projects, facilitation of external assistance in resolution of interstate water disputes, policy formulation planning and development of ground water resources, All of the above
Benjamin Franklin was a prolific inventor. He invented the lightning rod, the Franklin stove, studied electricity, discovered the Gulf Stream, started the first library, and on and on. Among his many other inventions, what musical instrument did he invent?