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Q 1. National Development Council is concerned with

A

implementing state plans

B

approving and assessing major development projects in India

approval of five-year plans

D

implementing community development programmes

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Q 2. Disguised unemployment' refers to:

A

persons with no jobs

more persons employed for a job which a few can accomplish

C

unemployment among women

D

unemployment of people above 60 years of age

Explanation

Disguised Unemployment is a kind of unemployment in which there are people who are visibly employed but are actually unemployed. This situation is also known as Hidden Unemployment.In such a situation more people are engaged in a work than required.

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Q 3. _____sector was the largest contributor to {tex}\mathrm{GDP}{/tex} during the Ninth Plan? Indira Gandhi Matritva Sahyog Yojana {tex}\mathrm{(IGMSY)}{/tex} has been launched to improve the health and nutrition status of pregnant, lactating women and infants. The scheme envisages Cash Incentives for the above beneficiaries All Government Women Employees are beneficiaries of the IGMSY Which among the above statements is / are correct?

Manufacturing

B

Trade

C

Information technology

D

Financial services

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Q 4. In which one the following Five Year Plans the actual growth performance in India in respect of {tex}\mathrm{GDP}{/tex}(at factor cost) was less than the target set?

A

Sixth Five Year Plan

B

Seventh Five Year Plan

C

Eighth Five Year Plan

Ninth Five Year Plan

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Q 5. Consider the following statements
1)Indo-china war had hampered the proper progress and implementation of Fourth Five Year Plan in India.
2)In the Indian Economy, the plan Holiday took place during 1966 to 1969
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

A

1 only

2 only

C

Both 1 and 2

D

Neither 1 nor 2

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Q 6. Which Five- Year Plan had an objective of "Rapid industrialization with particular emphasis on development of basic and heavy industries"?

A

First

Second

C

Third

D

Fourth

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Q 7. Which plan had the fastest growth rate.

First

B

Fifth

C

Sixth

D

None

Explanation

The target growth rate was 2.1% annual gross domestic product (GDP) growth; the achieved growth rate was 3.6% the net domestic product went up by 15%. The monsoon was good and there were relatively high crop yields, boosting exchange reserves and the per capita income, which increased by 8%. National income increased more than the per capita income due to rapid population growth. Many irrigation projects were initiated during this period, including the Bhakra, Hirakud, Mettur Dam and Damodar Valley dams.

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Q 8. Inclusive growth would necessitate:

A

Development of infrastructural facilities

B

Revival of agriculture

C

Increase availability of social services such as education and health.

All the above.

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Q 9. {tex}\mathrm{PEARL}{/tex} is a programme related to

A

improvement of gems and jewellery export

B

pet awareness and rescue

knowledge sharing on urban reforms and city governance

D

quality enhancement of processed food for export

Explanation

The Program to Encourage Active, Rewarding Lives (PEARLS) is a national evidence-based program for late-life depression. PEARLS brings high quality mental health care into community-based settings that reach vulnerable older adults.

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Q 10. Among the following who are eligible to benefit from the "Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act"? to prescribe guidelines for the formulation of the National Plan, including the assessment of resources for the Plan; to consider the National Plan as formulated by the Planning Commission; to consider important questions of social and economic policy affecting national development; and to review the working of the Plan from time to time and to recommend such measures as are necessary for achieving the aims and targets set out in the National Plan.

A

Adult members of only the scheduled caste and scheduled tribe households

B

Adult members of below poverty line (BPL) households

C

Adult members of households of all backward communities

Adult members of any household

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Q 11. Which one of the following methods of soil conservation is most effective in arid areas?

A

Mulching

Shelter belt

C

Gully plugging

D

Terracing

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Q 12. Which one of the following apex co-operative organisation at the national level of India?

A

TRIFED

NAFED

C

FCS

D

RRBs

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Q 13. Match List-I with List-II and
select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists.

{tex} A - 4 ; \,\,\,\, B - 1 ; \,\,\,\,\,\,C - 2 ;\,\,\,\,\, D - 3 {/tex}

B

{tex} A - 4 ; \,\,\,\, B - 2 ; \,\,\,\,C - 1 ; \,\,\,\,D - 3 {/tex}

C

{tex} A - 2 ; \,\,\,\,B - 3 ;\,\,\,\,\, C - 4 ; \,\,\,\,\,\,D - 1 {/tex}

D

{tex} A - 2 ; B - 1 ; C - 4 ; D - 3 {/tex}

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Q 14. Which one of the following is not included in the Agriculture and Allied Services of Indian Economy?

A

Fishing

B

Forestry

C

Logging

Food Processing

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