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February 1, 2017

GS Test-7-Indian Economy-Poverty, Unemployment and Rural Development Programmes

Welcome to your Indian Economy Daily Test-7- Poverty, Unemployment and Rural Development Programmes



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1) The programme announced for minorities in India is called
2) Select the one which is not the responsibility of Gram Sabha under the ‘Rural Employment Guarantee Act, 2005’
3) The standard of living in a country is represented by its
4) The endeavour of ‘Janani Suraksha Yojana’ Programme is
1.to promote institutional deliveries.
2.to provide monetary assistance to the mother to meet the cost of delivery.
3.to provide for wage loss due to pregnancy and confinement.
Which of the statements given above is /are correct?
5) Community Development Programme was initiated primarily to [SCRA2000]
6) Disguised unemployment generally means
7) The Government has renamed MNREGA scheme and the name associated with the scheme is that of
8) unemployment among people above 60 years of age
9) Indian Development Report does not give for each sample village
10) Which of the following pairs is not correctly matched?
Scheme Commencement Year
11) Disguised unemployment in India is mainly related to
1.Agricultural sector
2.Rural sector
3.Factory sector
4.Urban area
Select the correct answer using the codes given below
12) Mid-Day Meal Scheme was started in the year
13) Consider the following
1.Hotels and restaurants
2.Motor transport undertakings
3.Newspaper establishments
4.Private medical institutions
The employees of which of the above can have the ‘Social Security’ coverage under Employees State Insurance Scheme?
14) With reference to India, which of the following statements is not correct?
15) When the productive capacity of the economic system of a state is inadequate to create sufficient number of jobs, it is called
16) National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) was launched in the year
17) Consider the following statements
1.Food for work programme was launched in India during the Tenth Five Year Plan.
2.The Planning Commission in India is a constitutional body.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
18) What is the name of the scheme which provides training and skills to women in traditional and non-traditional traders?
19) Which plan gave emphasis for removal of poverty for the first time?
20) The Swarnjayanti Shahari Rozgar Yojana which came into operation from 1st January, 1997 aims to provide gainful employment to the urban unemployed or underemployed poor but does not include
21) Which is NOT the objective of Public Procurement and Distribution System followed by Indian Government?
22) In India, increase in population and diversion of agricultural land for non-agricultural purposes have resulted in the decrease of
23) Which one of the following agreements under WTO aegis has given the Special Saferguard Mechanism (SSM) and Special Products (SPs) treatments to the Developing countries?
24) Scheme of Mid-Day Meal is not connected with
25) Which of the following statements is correct regarding Indira Awas Yojana?
26) Disguised unemployment refers to
27) National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme was launched initially in
28) Which one of the following types of unemployment is common in Indian agriculture?
29) Structural unemployment arises due to
30) Consider the following schemes launched by the Union Government
1.Antyodaya Anna Yojana
2.Gram Sadak Yojana
4.Jawahar Gram Samridhi Yojana
Which of these were announced in the year 2000?

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