Factories Act, 1948 - MCCQs with answers - Part IIChoose the correct option for the questions below1. As per section 94, a person who repeats an offence, he shall be punishable with an imprisonment for a term which may extend upto ______ years and fine which shall not be less than 10,000 Rs but which may extend upto _______ or both.
a. 3 years/ 2,00,000 Rs
b. 5 years/ 1,20,000 Rs
c. 2 years/ 2,50,000 Rs
d. 4 years/ 3,00,000 RsView Answer / Hide Answer
2. If a company has _____ number of employees, then the appointment of a safety officer is mandatory under the factories act.
ANSWER: a. 3 years/ 2,00,000 Rs
d. 10000View Answer / Hide Answer3. Which of the following is an obligation of the employer is as mentioned in the factories act?
A. Provide all benefits and facilities to the workers regarding annual leave, weekly holidays, and extra wages for overtime, washing, first aid, canteens, crÃ¨ches, rest and lunch rooms.
B. Applicable to all workers
C. To prevent haphazard growth of factories through the provisions related to the approval of plans before the creation of a factory.
D. To ensure adequate safety measures and to promote the health and welfare of the workers employed in factories.
a. Only C
b. Only A
c. B, C and D
d. All of the above View Answer / Hide Answer
4. Fitness certificate granted under "sub section 2" of the act is valid for how many months?
ANSWER: b. Only A
Reason: All except option "A" are the objectives of the act.
a. 10 months
b. 24 months
c. 6 months
d. 12 monthsView Answer / Hide Answer5. From the below mentioned options, which of the following is not mentioned under the welfare provision in the factories act?
c. Drinking water
d. First aidView Answer / Hide Answer
6. Which section of the act covers the topic annual leave with wages?
ANSWER: c. Drinking water
a. Section 27
b. Section 5
c. Section 86
d. Section 79View Answer / Hide Answer7. How many hours in a week can an adult work as per factories act?
a. 9 hours
b. 56 hours
c. 34 hours
d. 48 hoursView Answer / Hide Answer8. State true or false for the below given statement.
i. Under sub section 2A, the state government by notification in the gazette can appoint only one of each, i.e. chief inspector, joint chief inspectors, inspectors and deputy chief inspectors.
b. FalseView Answer / Hide Answer
9. If there are 100 workers in a factory, then one seat is allotted to how many workers
ANSWER: b. False
Reason: The state government can appoint any number of chief inspectors, joint â€“ chief inspectors, inspectors and deputy chief inspectors.
d. 75View Answer / Hide Answer10. Section 99 of factories act deals with which of the following options?
b. Penalty for permitting double employment of a child
c. Display of notice
d. Penalty for obstructing inspectorsView Answer / Hide Answer
ANSWER: b. Penalty for permitting double employment of a child