1:   The 'Hindu rate of growth' is a term which refers to the low annual growth rate of the Indian economy, hovering around 3.5%, from 1950s to 1980s. The term was coined by which of the following Indian economists?
Options:
  1. J. N. Bhagwati
  2. K. N. Raj
  3. Raj Krishna
  4. Sukhamoy Chakravarty

Answer: Option 3

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2:   Which of the following periods was covered by the Eighth Five Year Plan in India?
Options:
  1. 1989-1994
  2. 1990-1995
  3. 1991-1996
  4. 1992-1997

Answer: Option 4

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3:   An accurate measurement of economic development through Five Year Plans is represented through which of the following criterions?
Options:
  1. Development of education and health services.
  2. Development of railways and roadways.
  3. Rise in national income and per capita income.
  4. Development of industrial towns and industrial estates.

Answer: Option 3

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4:   During which of the following periods were the steel plants at Durgapur, Bhilai and Rourkela established in India?
Options:
  1. First Five Year Plan
  2. Second Five Year Plan
  3. Third Five Year Plan
  4. Fourth Five Year Plan

Answer: Option 2

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5:   During whose Prime Minister ship was the strategy of Rolling Plan adopted in India?
Options:
  1. Lal Bahadur Shastri
  2. Indira Gandhi
  3. Morarji Desai
  4. Rajiv Gandhi

Answer: Option 3

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6:   The Five Year Plans of India intend to develop the country industrially through which of the following?
Options:
  1. the public sector
  2. the private sector
  3. the public, private, joint and Cooperative sectors
  4. increasing collaboration with non-resident Indians

Answer: Option 3

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7:   The National Development Council (NDC) in India, does not comprise
Options:
  1. The Prime Minister
  2. The President
  3. Chief Ministers of States
  4. Union Cabinet Ministers

Answer: Option 2

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8:   According to the Constitution of India, Economic Planning is a subject
Options:
  1. in the Union List
  2. in the State List
  3. in the Concurrent List
  4. unspecified in any special list

Answer: Option 3

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9:   Which of the following Five Year Plans of India was terminated one year before its completion by the Government of the day?
Options:
  1. Second
  2. Third
  3. Fourth
  4. Fifth

Answer: Option 4

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10:   Among other functions, which one of the following is the task of the Planning Commission of India?
Options:
  1. Preparation of the Five Year Plan
  2. Implementation of the Five Year Plan
  3. Financing the Five Year Plan
  4. Both (a) & (b)

Answer: Option 1

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