Planning & Economic Development (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

1. Which one of the following brings out the publication called "Energy Statistics" from time to time? [2009]

2. In the context of governance, consider the following: [2010]
1. Encouraging Foreign Direct Investment inflows
2. Privatization of higher educational Institutions
3. Down-sizing o/bureaucracy
4. Selling/offloading the shares of Public Sector Undertakings
Which of the above can be used as measures to control the fiscal deficit in India?

3. ...instil into the vast millions of workers, men and women, who actually do the job, a sense of partnership and of cooperative performance... The above passage relates to:

4. The growth rate of per capita income at current prices is higher than that of per capita income at constant prices, because the latter takes into account the rate of: [2000]

5. Consider the following: [2009]
1. Fringe Benefit Tax
2. Interest Tax
3. Securities Transaction Tax
Which of the above is/are Direct Tax/Taxes?

6. Which one of the following vive years plans recognized human development as the cove of all development efforts? [1995]

7. Consider the following actions by the Government: [2010]
1. Cutting the tax rates
2. Increasing the government spending
3. Abolishing the subsidies In the context of economic recession, which of the above actions can be considered a part of the "fiscal stimulus" package?

8. In the context of Indian economy, consider the following pairs: [2010]
Term Most Appropriate description
1. Melt down Fall in stock prices
2. Recession Fall in growth rate
3. Slowdown Fall in GDP
Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

9. Consider the following statements: [2000]
The Indian rupee is fully convertible:
1. in respect of Current Account of Balance of payment
2. in respect of Capital Account of Balance of payment
3. into gold
Which of these statements is/are correct?

10. Which of the following are among the non-plan expenditures of the Government of India? [1995]
1. Defence expenditure
2. Subsidies
3. All expenditures linked with the previous plan periods
4. Interest payment Codes:

General Knowledge

1. World Geography -Test-01
2. World Geography -Test-02
3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
16. INM-Test-01
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05
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