Quiz on Indian Economy for UPSC Civil Service Exams
If the covariance of two variables is equal to the product of the standard deviations of the variables, then the correlation coefficient will be?
Between 0 and -1
According to the Planning Cornmission, for infrastructure development during Eleventh Five Year Plan, the required investment is?
Approximately $ 250 billion
Approximately $ 500 billion
Approximately $ 750 billion
Approximately $ 1000 billion
In the year 2007-08 the per capita NNP at current prices was?
More than Rs. 20,000
More than Rs. 30,000
More than Rs. 40,000
More than Rs. 50,000
Four heads of expenditure of the Union Budget 2009-10 are given below:
1. Plan expenditure
2. Non-plan expenditure
3. Revenue expenditure
4. Capital expenditure
Arrange the expenditure heads in descending order using the codes given below:
The index of Financial Inclusion has been launched for the first time in 2008 by?
Confederation of Indian Industries (CII)
Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)
National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)
Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)
The shape of a frequency curve cannot be?
Which one of the following is not a feature of current Indian Planning?
The term ‘Animal Spirit’ was used by Keynes for?
Mathematics was first used economic theory by?
Which of the following is average of second order?
The user cost of capital is?
The real rate of interest plus the rate of depreciation
The nominal rate of interest plus the rate of depreciation
The real rate of interest only
The nominal rate of interest only
Which of the following is pure unit less number?
Absolute measure of dispersion
Relative measure of dispersion
The number of items reserved for the exclusive manufacture by micro and small enterprises is currently?
Less than 25
Less than 50
Less than 75
Less than 100
The elasticity of factor substitution for constant elasticity substitution production function is always?
A positive value
A negative value
The Revealed Preference theory assumes?
India’s first port-based Special Economic Zone named Inter national Container Transshipment Terminal (ICTI) is being set-up at?
The Keynesian theory of employment provides the solution of?
The concept of disinvestment was introduced by?
Which average is most affected by the extreme observations?
India’s foreign exchange rate system is?
Fixed target of band
As per BASEL-II norms, a bank’s capital to risk weighted assets ratio (CRAR) should be at least?
The terms ‘NEER’ and ‘REER’ are related with?
Foreign exchange rate
External economic resources
National and regional economic equality
For the calculation of percentile, the data should be arranged in?
Either random or descending order
The concept of ‘costing margin’ in the pricing theory was introduced by?
A new housing price index RESIDEX has been launched by?
Housing Development Finance Corporation
National Housing Bank
Central Statistical Organization