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Economic Survey Quiz Part 3

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Question 1

According to World Bank classification of countries on the basis of GNI per capita, India falls into which of the following categories?

Question 2

With reference to the term ‘middle income trap’, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1) It means a middle income country grows more slowly than a richer country thus trapping the former in middle income status.
2) One of the reasons could be that middle income countries are outcompeted by low income ones in sectors like manufacturing.
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Question 3

Some economists fear that India could be trapped in middle income status. Which among the following could be the reason(s) for creating such a trap?
1) Anti globalization sentiments in advanced economies
2) Agricultural stress due to climate change
3) Lack of skill training in high technology sectors
4) Structural transformation from agriculture to industry
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Question 4

With reference to volatility in agricultural growth in India, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1) It is less than in the services sector.
2) It can be attributed to dependency on weather.
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Question 5

With reference to climate change and India’s agriculture, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1) Pulses are more immune to weather shocks than Cereals.
2) Impact of weather shock will be more in rainfed than irrigated area.
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Question 6

With reference to India’s agriculture, which of the following changes in the climate will have an impact on farmer’s income?
1) Increase in the number of dry days
2) Decline in average annual rainfall
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Question 7

With reference to irrigation in India, which of the following statements is/are incorrect?
1) Percentage of irrigated area is less than 50% of the net sown area in India.
2) Unirrigated areas are defined as districts where less than 10% of cropped area is irrigated.
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Question 8

Which of the following statements is/are correct?
1) Gender Inequality Index is published by the World Economic Forum
2) Global Gender Gap Index is published by the United Nations Development Program
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Question 9

Son ‘meta preference’ is Parents having children until they get the desired number of sons. Which of the following statements is/are correct in reference to the son ‘meta preference’?
1) Sex ratio at birth is a good measure to detect son ‘meta preference’.
2) Son ‘meta preference’ is generally detrimental to the female children.
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Question 10

With reference to recent steps taken by Government to improve women participation in workforce, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1) 26-weeks paid maternity leave for women employed in both public and private sectors.
2) Every establishment having more than 30 women employees must provide crèche facilities.
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