Previous Year Economics Questions for SSC CGL 2017

Here we are providing an Economic Quiz of 15 Most important Question with accordance to the syllabus of SSC CGL. It will help you to fetch more marks in final exam 

Q1. With which crop has the Green Revolution in India been associated?
(a) Sugarcane
(b) Maize
(c) Wheat
(d) Cotton

Q2. The Food Corporation of India was established in
(a) 14 January 1965
(b) 1 January 1968
(c) 1 June 1965
(d) 1 January 1967

Q3. Disinvestments is 
(a) Offloading of shares of privates companies to government  
(b) Offloading of government shares to private companies 
(c) Increase in investment 
(d) Closing down of business concerns

Q4. The main crop seasons are
(a) Kharif and rabi
(b) Kharif and summer
(c) Kharif, rabi and zaid
(d) Rabi and summer

Q5. Which of the following cannot be classified as cash crops?
(a) Coffee
(b) Tea
(c) Rubber
(d) Wheat

Q6. Achieving substantial growth in production in wheat in the future depends on
A. Area expansion
B. Developing marketing infrastructure 
C. More and better inputs
(a) A only
(b) A and B
(c) A, B and C
(d) B and C

Q7. Agricultural factors influencing the density of population are the
(a) Nature of the soil
(b) Amount of rainfall
(c) Climatic conditions
(d) All of the above

Q8. By ‘package programme’ we mean 
(a) Packing of all agricultural produce in big containers for marketing retail
(b) Packing of all agricultural produce in small containers for marketing retail
(c) Using together all agricultural inputs for raising production
(d) Using all inputs and outputs in the form of packets

Q9. The Green Revolution has not been as green as it has been made out to be because
(a) It is confined only to wheat
(b) It is confined to selected regions
(c) It created big farmers
(d) None of the above

Q10. The Green Revolution in India is largely the result of
(a) Provision of better marketing and warehousing facility
(b) Setting up of regional rural banks and service co-operatives
(c) Nationalization and hence rural spread of commercial bank branches
(d) Application of new techniques of agriculture production

Q11. As in other countries, money in India consists of
(a) Metallic coins
(b) Paper currency
(c) Current deposits
(d) All of the above

Q12. If the cash reserve ratio is lowered by the RBI, its impact on credit creation will be to
(a) Increase it
(b) Decrease it
(c) No impact
(d) None of the above

Q13. India earns the maximum foreign exchange through export of
(a) Leather goods
(b) Handicrafts
(c) Electronic goods
(d)None of the above

Q14. India spends maximum foreign exchange on
(a) Import of food gains
(b) Import of iron and steel
(c) Import of petroleum products
(d) Import of technical know-how

Q15. Net exports are negative when
(a) Exports are more than imports
(b) Imports are more than exports
(c) Net investment is positive
(d) None of the above



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