This General Information practice test is comprised of 50 questions in multiple choice format. It covers the Philippine Constitution, Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public officials and Employees based on R.A. 6713; peace and human rights issues and concepts; and environment management and protection, general Information and current events, latest and newly enacted laws and environmental issues. Choose the best answer from the choices. Good luck!
Also known as Tanodbayan ng Pilipinas, he or she is responsible for investigating and prosecuting Philippine government officials accused of crimes, especially graft and corruption.
The date when the Philippines won against China on its case on the Permanent Court of Arbitration.
It is the lowest rank among the commissioned officers in the Bureau of Fire Protection.
As of 2018, the Philippine Archipelago is consists of how many islands?
The Supreme Court shall be composed of a Chief Justice and how many Associates Justices?
It was an ISIS-affiliated local terrorist group which took over Marawi City.
She won the 4th and last gold medal for the Philippines in the 2018 Asian Games women's street skateboard event in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia.
The liberty of abode and of changing the same maybe impaired only upon order of the_________.
PHIVOLCS is a branch of DOST to moderate disasters that may arise from volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, tsunami and other related geotectonic phenomena in the Philippines. What is PHIVOLCS?
It is the electoral process by which an initiative on the Constitution is either approved or rejected by the people.
A GPS is a space-based navigation system that provides location and time information in all weather conditions, anywhere on or near the Earth. What does GPS stand for?
The legislative power shall be vested in the _________ which shall consist of a Senate and a House of Representatives.
On July 23, 2018, a total of 184 lawmakers booted him out as Speaker of the House, the same day the 17th Congress opened its 3rd regular session.
The following are examples of non-biodegradable waste except:
It is also known as PHL-Microsat-1, a Philippine microsatellite launched to the International Space Station (ISS) in March 23, 2016.
Who is the principal law officer and legal defender of the Republic of the Philippines. He/she represents the government in all criminal proceedings in the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals.
The executive power shall be vested in the _________.
Refers to those non-dominant groups in our country which possesses and which to preserve ethnic, religious or linguistic traditions markedly different from the rest.
The composition of the Commission on Election-
The right to just and favorable working conditions guarantees every Filipino worker a right to_______.
She created history for the Philippines at the 2018 Asian Games by winning the first ever gold medal for the Philippines in both women's individual and women's team event in Asian Games golf competitions.
It is the power of the electorate to approve or reject a legislation through an election called for the purpose.
What event in the Philippines is in some ways similar to the Pasadena Tournament of Roses in the United States of America?
It is the right and obligation by all citizens, who are at least 18 years of age, and qualified by law, to vote in the election of national and local officials of the government without literacy,, property, or other substantive requirement.
This constitutional principle is meant that no man in the country, not even the government, is above or beyond the law.
One hundred-three (103) shipping containers from Canada which were falsely declared as plastic scraps for recycling were sent to the Philippines from June 2013 to January 2014. What do these containers have?
He is the 3rd richest man in China as of January 2018 with an estimated net worth of $40.8 billion according to Forbes Magazine. He was bestowed the title of Doctor of Science in Technopreneurship, honoris causa, by De La Salle University on October 25, 2017.
The 1987 Constitution contains at least 3 sets of provisions. Which one of the following provisions is NOT included?
It was the date when President Duterte declared Martial law in the whole island of Mindanao.
The Congress, by a vote of ____ of both Houses in joint session assembled, voting separately, shall have the sole power to declare a state of war.
All of the following rights are guaranteed to an individual by the Constitution except the right to_____.
Political neutrality means that public officials and employees.
It is the power of the State to promote public welfare by restraining the use of both liberty and property of all people.
Who shall have the exclusive power to initiate all cases of impeachment?
It is a specialized agency of the United Nations that concerns international public health.
An adjective used to designate a retired professor, pastor, bishop, or other personages but allowed to retain their title as an honor.
The present anti-graft court is known as the __________.
Which of the following is not considered a biofuel?
These are groups of specialized cells in the pancreas that make and secrete hormones, known also as the insulin-producing tissue.
PAGASA is the official government agency for weather forecasting, flood control, astronomical observations, and time service. PAGASA stands for _______?
He is the current Chief of the Bureau of Fire Protection.
A phrase or a fixed expression that has a figurative meaning, or sometimes literal meaning. Its figurative meaning is different from the literal meaning.
The following are members of the Constitutional Commission except:
The term of office of the President and Vice-president of the Philippines shall be up to how many years?
The current Senate President of the 17th Congress.
Senator Manny Pacquiao founded this semi-professional basketball league on August 29, 2017. According to Pacquiao, the league is not intended to be a competitor to the Philippine Basketball Association, the country's top professional basketball league.
Waste breaks down into natural components and can be recycled into the life cycle naturally.
The objectives of the Agrarian Reform Program of the government is to:
The members of the House of Representatives shall be elected for a term of _______.
A rainfall advisory from PAG-ASA which means 7.5mm-15mm of rainfall is expected for the first one hour and has possibility to occur continuously. It advises people to MONITOR.