Practice Quiz :- 36

1. Which certification indicates a guarantee of quality for agricultural food products like ghee, honey, etc.?
a) ISI
b) Agmark
c) BIS
d) All of above
2. Who was the first chairman of the Planning Commission?
a) Dr. S. Radhakrishnan
b) Jawaharlal Nehru
c) Dr. Rajendra Prasad
d) Dr. M. Vishveshwaraya

Ans.b) Jawaharlal Nehru

3. Who is the Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission at present?
a) Montek Singh Ahluwalia
b) B Balakrishnan
c) Manmohan Singh
d) Anil Kakodkar

Ans.a) Montek Singh Ahluwalia

4. In India farm credit is regulated by
a) SBI
b) RBI
d) Union Government
5. The term of the 11th Five Year Plan is
a) 2007 – 2012
b) 2005 – 2010
c) 2008 – 2013
d) 2006 – 2011

Ans.a) 2007 – 2012

6. When was the Tata Iron & Steel Company set up at Jamshedpur?
a) 1907
b) 1911
c) 1914
d) 1921
7. In terms of size what position does the Indian economy occupy in the world?
a) 10th
b) 12th
c) 7th
d) 9th
8. When was the General Insurance Corporation of India formed?
a) 1982
b) 1972
c) 1956
d) 1935
9. Which Five-Year Plan had adopted ‘Removal of Poverty’ as its foremost objective?
a) Second
b) Third
c) Fourth
d) Sixth
10. During the financial year 2007- 08 India recorded a GDP growth of
a) 8%
b) 8.5%
c) 9.1%
d) 9.7%