Practice Quiz :- 1


1. Which of the following experienced the fastest expansion during the plan in India?
(a) Agriculture
(b) Industry
(c) Services
(d) None of these
2. The Iron and steel plants of Rourkela and Durgapur were conceived under the
(a) First five year plan
(b) Second five year plan
(c) Third five year plan
(d) Fourth five year plan
3. The real introduction of Decentralized planning in India was made for the first time during the
(a) 7th plan
(b) 8th plan
(c) 9th plan
(d) 10th plan
4. The provision behind the establishment of planning commission in 1950 was
(a) A constitutional Amendment
(b) A supreme court order
(c) An executive order
(d) A decision by the parliament
5. Which of the following is not covered under ‘Bharat Nirman’?
(a) Rural Housing
(b) Rural Hospitals
(c) Rural Water Supply
(d) Rural Electrification
6. ‘Bharat Nirman’ plan is associated with development of
(a) Urban infrastructure
(b) Rural infrastructure
(c) Information technology
(d) Bridges and roads
7. The concept of sustainable development relates to
(a) Consumption levels
(b) Exhaustible resources
(c) Intergenerational equity
(d) Social Equity
8. The Rural infrastructure fund set up in 1995 – 96, is maintained by the
(a) Reserve Bank of India
(b) State Bank of India
(c) NABARD
(d) Regional Rural Bank
9. Which of the following programmes is launched to develop basic infrastructure in the country?
(a) Bharat Nirman Programme
(b) Technical Mission
(c) Special Economic Zones
(d) National Rural Employment Guarantee Act
10. First Agricultural University in India was established in
(a) Jabalpur
(b) Kanpur
(c) Kumarganj, Faizabad
(d) PantNagar