July 12, 2024
Consider the following statements regarding Multidimensional Poverty Index ?
1. It has three equally weighted dimensions viz. health, education, and standard of living
2. MPI has been used by the United Nations Development Programme in its flagship Human Development Report since 2000.
3. The three dimensions are represented by 12 indicators.
4. Finance Ministry was identified as the nodal agency for the Multidimensional Poverty Index.
Select the correct statement(s) using the codes given below:
  • (A) 1 and 3 only
  • (B) 2 and 4 only
  • (C) 3 and 4 only
  • (D) 2 and 3 only
How many of the below given pair(s) is/are correctly matched?
1. Structural unemployment - shift in demand to other products
2. Frictional unemployment - persons who lose jobs and in search of jobs
3. Technical Unemployment - Labour saving devices
  • (A) 1 pair only
  • (B) 2 pairs only
  • (C) All the pairs
  • (D) None of the pairs
Consider the following statements:
1. Gini index, or Gini coefficient, is a measure of the distribution of income across a population.
2. A higher Gini index indicates greater equality.
Select the incorrect statement(s) using the codes given below:
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) None of the above
Which one of the following links all the ATMs in India?
  • (A) Reserve Bank of India
  • (B) National Securities Depository Limited
  • (C) Indian Banks' Association
  • (D) National Payments Corporation of India
Which one of the following is correct in regard to the concept of depreciation?
  • (A) The wear and tear of Factors of production is called Depreciation.
  • (B) The depreciation is the mechanism to account for replacement of Capital Goods
  • (C) The net domestic product (NDP) equals the gross domestic product (GDP) minus depreciation
  • (D) All of the above
Consider the following statements :
1. The co-existence of a high rate of unemployment and inflation is called deflation.
2. Galloping inflation points out to unmanageably high inflation rates that run into two or three digits.
Select the correct statement(s) using the codes below:
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Which of the following statement(s) is/are not correct?
1. When the outcome of any activity is taken as the base of any budget, such budget is known as ‘Performance Budget’.
2. Cess and surcharge are counted under tax revenue.
Select the answer using the codes given below:
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Which of the following form a part of the non-tax revenue of the government?
1.Fees
2 .Escheats
3. Fines
4 .Profits from public enterprises
Select the answer using the codes below:
  • (A) 1, 3 and 4 only
  • (B) 1 and 4 only
  • (C) 2, 3 and 4 only
  • (D) 1, 2, 3, 4
The number of births per thousand population is called as
  • (A) Crude death rate
  • (B) Mortality rate
  • (C) Morbidity rate
  • (D) Crude Birth Rate
Consider the following statements:
1. The more we have of a thing, the less is the satisfaction is called the Law of Diminishing Marginal Utility.
2. Demand for a commodity is said to be “Inelastic” when the quantity demanded increases by a large amount due to a little fall in the price.
Which of the above statement(s) is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2

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