SSC Economy Questions for 2018: 13th February

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Q1. Verghese Kurien was the father of –
वर्गीज कुरियन किस के पिता थे?
(a) Blue Revolution / नीली क्रांति
(b) White Revolution/ श्वेत क्रांति
(c) Yellow Revolution/ पीली क्रांति
(d) Green Revolution/ हरित क्रांति

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S1. Ans.(b)
Sol.Verghese Kurien was the father of the White Revolution.


Q2. Due to miserable failure of which five-year plan “Planning Holiday” announced in our country?
हमारे देश में किस पंचवर्षीय योजना की दयनीय विफलता के कारण “योजना अवकाश” घोषित किया गया था?
(a) Fourth / चौथा
(b) Third/ तीसरा
(c) Second/दूसरा
(d) Seventh/सातवां

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S2. Ans.(b)
Sol. Plan Holidays (1966–1969) Due to miserable failure of the Third Plan the government was forced to declare “plan holidays” (from 1966–67, 1967–68, and 1968–69). Three annual plans were drawn during this intervening period.


Q3. Who among the following considered as the founder and architect of India’s Blue Revolution ?
निम्नलिखित में से किसे भारत की नीली क्रांति के संस्थापक और वास्तुकार के रूप में माना जाता है?
(a) Hiralal Chaudhuri /हीरालाल चौधरी
(b) M. S. Swaminathan/एम. एस. स्वामीनाथन
(c) Verghese Kurien/ वर्गीज कुरियन
(d) Shalihotra/शालिहोत्र

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S3. Ans.(a)
Sol. The concept of rapid increase in the production of fish and marine product through package programme is called as blue revolution. The founder and architect of India’s Blue Revolution is widely regarded to be Dr. Hiralal Chaudhuri, who in 1957 developed the process of induced breeding in carp.


Q4. Operation Flood was launched in-
ऑपरेशन फ्लड कब शुरू किया गया था?
(a) 1970
(b) 1990
(c) 1947
(d) 1956

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S4. Ans.(a)
Sol. The White Revolution, known as Operation Flood, was launched in 1970.

Q5. The White Revolution in India was an initiative by-
भारत में श्वेत क्रांति किसकी पहल थी?
(a) National Dairy Development Board / राष्ट्रीय डेयरी विकास बोर्ड
(b) Ministry of Agricultre/ कृषि मंत्रालय
(c) World Bank/ विश्व बैंक
(d) None of these/इनमें से कोई नहीं

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S5. Ans.(a)
Sol. It was an initiative by India’s National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) and was the world’s biggest dairy development programme. It transformed India from a milk deficient nation into the world’s largest milk producers.

Q6. The Twenty Point Programme (TPP) was launched by the Government of India during which five year plan?
ट्वेंटी पॉइंट प्रोग्राम (TPP) भारत सरकार द्वारा किस पंचवर्षीय योजना के दौरान शुरू किया गया था?
(a) Third /तीसरा
(b) Fourth/चौथा
(c) Fifth /पांचवा
(d) Seventh/सातवां

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S6. Ans.(c)
Sol. The Twenty Point Programme (TPP) was launched by the Government of India in 1975. The Programme was first revised in 1982 and again in 1986.


Q7. Brown Revolution is related to –
भूरी क्रांति किससे संबंधित है?
(a) Fodder / चारा
(b) sea products/ समुद्री उत्पाद
(c) Leather / चमड़ा
(d) milk production/ दूध उत्पादन

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S7. Ans.(c)
Sol. Brown Revolution is related to Leather/non-conventional(India)/Cocoa production.


Q8. Second five year plan was based on–
द्वितीय पंचवर्षीय योजना किस पर आधारित थी?
(a) Salo growth model/ सालो वृद्धि मॉडल
(b) Wakil and Brahmanand Model/ वकिल और ब्रह्मानंद मॉडल
(c) Herald-Domar Growth model/ हेराल्ड-डोमर वृद्धि मॉडल
(d) Mohalanobis Model/ महालनोबिस मॉडल

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S8. Ans.(d)
Sol. Second five year plan was based on the P.C. Mahalanobis Model.


Q9. Golden Revolution is related with –
स्वर्ण क्रांति किस से संबंधित है?
(a) Rearing of lagoons / लैगून के पालन
(b) Honey and Horticulture production / शहद और बागवानी उत्पादन
(c) Pulses /दालें
(d) Grapes production/ अंगूर का उत्पादन

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S9. Ans.(b)
Sol. Golden Revolution was the period between 1991-2003. Golden Revolution focuses on Honey and Horticulture production.


Q10. The First five year plan of the Government of India was based on-
भारत सरकार की प्रथम पंचवर्षीय योजना किस पर आधारित थी?
(a) Harrod-Domar model/ हैरोड-डोमर मॉडल
(b) Leontief input-output model/ लिओनटिफ इनपुट-आउटपुट मॉडल
(c) Mahalanobis two-sector model/ महालनोबिस दो-सेक्टर मॉडल
(d) Mahalanobis four-sector model/ महालनोबिस चार-सेक्टर मॉडल

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S10. Ans.(a)
Sol. The First five year plan was based on the Harrod-Domar model. It was made for the duration of 1951 to 1956.