Indian Economy MCQ-233

Indian Economy objective Quiz for CivilsPrelims,WBPSC,CDS,UPPSC,APPSC Exams

Which of the following is NOT a social sector programme of the Government of India ?


Which of the following two programmes are the parts of the National Social Assistance Programme of the Government of India ?
1 . Indira Awas Yojana & Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
2 . National Food for work & Mid-Day Meal Scheme
3 . National Old Age Pension Scheme & National Family Benefit Scheme


Which of the following programmes was launched to tackle special problems faced by those areas which are affected by drought conditions frequently ?

1 . Desert Development Programme
2 . Drought Prone Areas Programme
3 . Watershed Development Programme


Many times we see in newspapers that some projects are launched by the government authorities on ‘PPP’ basis. What is the full form of ‘PPP’ ?


Which of the following schemes is NOT a part of National Social Assistance Programme ?

1 . National old Age Pension Scheme
2 . National Family Benefit Scheme
3 . Services for the Poor Programme


Which of the following is NOT a social programme launched by the Government of India ?


Which of the following is the name of the organization, created to provide full employment and self- reliance to the women folk in India ?


Which of the following organizations / agencies is specifically set up to boost overall rural development in India ?


Which of the f following ministries has launched Integrated Wastelands Development Programme (IWDP) ?


‘Food for Work Programme’ was introduced during which one of the following Five Year Plans ?


Annapurna Scheme launched by the Government of India from April, 2000 was meant to provide food security to the :


consider the following :

1 . Per Capita Income
2 . Life expectancy at birth
3 . Adult Literacy Rate Gross enrolment rati
o for schools

Which of the above is / are the parameters for the measurement of Human Development Index (HDI) by UNTP ?


consider the following statements :

1 . Indira Awas Yojana seeks to provide shelter to rural household living below the poverty line.
2 . Allotment of house under Indira Awas Yojana is made only in the name of female member of the household.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct ?


What is Vande Mataram Scheme ?


consider the following :

1 . Indira Awas Yojana
2 . Swarnjayanti Gram Sadak Yojana
3 . Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
4 . Sampoorna Grameen Rojgar Yojana

Which one of the following is the correct chronological order of the above Yojana ?


The major thrust of Jawahar Rojgar Yojana (JRY) is on :


Main objective of IRDP is :


Relative Poverty refers to :


Which one is NOT a component to construct Human Development Index in India under UNDP (United Nation Development Programme) ?


Which one is NOT the component of the Pradhan Manfri Gramodaya Yojana ?


Which is NOT included in Social Infrastructure ?


Swarnjayanti Gram Swarojgar Yojana came into being in :


Intake of less than under noted average daily calories per person has been defined as the ‘Poverty Line’ in urban areas by the Planning Commission of India :


Match List-I with List-II and select your answer from the code given below :
List-I— List-II

A . Swajal Dhara Yojana 1 . Rural water supply
B . Hariyali Yojana 2 . Watershed management
C . Swarnjayanti Gram 3 . Rural self-Swarojgar Yojanaem ployment
D . Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana 4 . Rural connectivity



In which Five Year Plan, the main objective was the eradication of poverty ?