planning & economic development

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


1. Which one of the following is the objective of National Renewal Fund? [1999]


2. The planning process is the industries sector in India has assumed a relatively less important position in the nineties as compared to that in the earlier period. Which one of the following is not true in this regard? [1999]


3. The SEZ Act, 2005 which came, into effect in February 2006 has certain objectives. In this context, consider the following: [2010]
1. Development of infrastructure facilities.
2. Promotion of investment from foreign Sources.
3. Promotion of exports of services only. Which of the above are the objectives of this Act?


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


5. India-based Neutrino Observatory is included by the Planning Commission as a mega science project under the 11th Five-Year Plan. In this context, consider the following statements: [2010]
1. Neutrinos are chargeless elementary particles that travel close to the speed of light.
2. Neutrinos are created, in nuclear reactions of beta decay.
3. Neutrinos have a negligible, but non-zero mass
4. Trillions of Neutrinos pass through human body every second.
Which of the statements given above are correct?



6. ...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:


7. Consider the following items imported by India: [1996]
1. Capital goods
2. Petroleum
3. Pearls and precious stones
4. Chemicals
5. Iron and Steel
The correct sequence of the decreasing order of these items (as per 94-95 figures), in terms of value is:


8. The Eighth Five Year Plan is different from the earliest ones. The critical difference lies in the fact that: [1996]


9. The Sixth and the Eighth Five Year Plans covered the period 1930-1985 and 1992-1997 respectively. The Seventh Five Year Plan covered the period: [1997]


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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