Indian Economy MCQ-229

Indian Economy MCQ UPPSC,MPPSC,CGPSC,HPPSC,APPSC,TNPSC Exams



Who was the Chairman of the 13th Finance Commission of India?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements
1. India is the second largest producer of fish in the world.
2. India is the largest producer of inland fishes in the world.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Who presented the first Union Budget of Independent India?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following does not belong to group of other three?

 
 
 
 

Who was the Chairman of the Sixth Pay Commission established by Indian Government?

 
 
 
 

Since Independence, both plan and non-plan expenditures have increased, the increase in non-plan expenditure is little more than the former. Which one of the following expenditure causes the increase in non-plan-expenditure and select the correct answer using the codes
1. Interest payment
2. Subsidy
3. Irrigation
Codes

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following correctly explains the underdeveloped nature of the economy of India?
1. Inequitable distribution of income.
2. High unemployment in the economy.
3. Slow rate of increase in national income.
4. Slow rate of growth of road infrastructure.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following statements is correct?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements
1. The employment generated by the agriculture and allied sector in Indian economy in pre-reform period was more than the tertiary sector.
2. In post reform period, the employment generated by the primary sector is less than 25%.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

What is the percentage of the constituent of the population of the working age group (15-64 years) in the Indian economy?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements
1. The employment generated by the public sector after the economic reform in 1990s is more than 5%.
2. The un organised sector of the Indian Economy generates more than 80% of the total employment.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements
1. National Highways comprise 20% of the total length of roads.
2. National Highways carry over 40% of the total traffic across the length and breadth of the country.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following missions given below is the main submission of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM)?

 
 
 
 

With what purpose is the Government of India promoting the concept of ‘Mega Food Park’?
1. To provide good infrastructure facilities for the food processing industry.
2. To increase the processing of perishable items and reduce wastage.
3. To provide emerging and eco-friendly food processing technologies to entrepreneurs.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements
1. Ultra Mega Power Projects (UMPPs) are coal-based super critical power projects.
2. UMPPs are capable of generating about 400 MW with each project.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following National Highway Development Projects is proposed to develop the standalone Ring Roads based National Highways?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following sequences is the correct sequence about the power generation by power sources?
1. Hydroelctric
2. Nuclear
3. Thermal
4. Bhutan import Select the correct answer from codes given below

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements
1. Less than 70% of the country’s trade by volume is moved by sea.
2. India has the largest merchant shipping fleet among the developing countries.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following statements is/are correct about the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY)?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements
1. NTPC is the largest power utility in India.
2. ONGC accounts for half of the LPG production in India.
3. IOC operates all the refineries in India.
4. The India Ordinance Factory is the largest departmentally run industrial undertaking in the country.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following areas is associated with Shale gas which is estimated to be abundantly found in India?

 
 
 
 

Consider the following statements
1. In India, the railway finance remains separated from general revenues since 1924-
2. Indian Railway exports rolling stock to other countries and non-railway customers.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

Match List I (Phases of National Highway Development Project (NHDP) with List II (Project-undertaken) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists
List I List II
A. NHDP Phase-l 1. Comprises six laning of existing 4 lane highways on DesignBuild Finance and Operate Model
B. NHDP Phase-Ill 2. Envisages development of fully access controlled Express-ways under PPP Model
C. NHDP Phase-V 3. Involves 4/6 laning of high-density corridor connecting state capitals, important tourist places, economically important areas etc
D. NHDP Phase-VI 4. Development of Golden Quadrilateral(GQ) Model National Highways
Codes
ABCD.

 
 
 
 

Which one of the following ports of India is the Open Sea Port?

 
 
 
 

Consider- the following statements
1. Airports Authority of India (AAI) was constituted by merging National Airports Authority (NAA) and International Airports Authority of India (IAAI).
2. Airports Authority of India (AAI) maintains and operates around 125 airports.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?