India's 73rd Constitutional Amendment


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

How many seats are reserved for women at each tier of the panchayat system?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. The 73rd Amendment to India's Constitution allocates seats in the panchayat system to what groups, other than women, and how many seats do these groups get?

2. Which of the following is NOT a responsibility of the different tiers in the panchayat system?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Find out what you know about India's 73rd Amendment with this quiz/worksheet. Make sure you understand key topics like the number of seats reserved for women in the panchayat system and the other groups who also have reserved seats in this system.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Quiz/worksheet topics are listed as follows:

  • Responsibilities of the different tiers in the panchayat system
  • Member of the panchayat samiti who is not an elected official
  • The term for the village level council according to the 73rd Amendment

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you know the most important information from the lesson on India's 73rd Amendment, like the panchayat samiti member who is not an elected official
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the groups other than women who have their own reserved seats in the panchayat system
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the roles of different tiers in the panchayat system and the number of seats that are reserved for women

Additional Learning

For more on the amendment, you can review the lesson named India's 73rd Constitutional Amendment. These key areas will be covered:

  • Introduction of India's constitution in 1992
  • Tiers of councils added in the 73rd Amendment
  • Responsibilities outlined in the Eleventh Schedule