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Question 1

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Which of the following can be considered as Foreign Direct Investment made in India?

I. The TATAs acquire Corus steel plant abroad.

II. Mr. Donald, an American citizen, acquires 100 shares of an Indian listed company.

III. The remittances sent by an Indian doctor in Dubai back to his hometown in Kerala.

IV. The US multinational google opens its full-fledged unit at Gurgaon, Haryana.

Choices

Choice (4)Response
a.I and II
b.II and III
c.I and IV
d.Only IV

Question 2

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Appeared in Year: 2013

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Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

In India, east coast has more seaports than the west coast.

Reason (Ꭱ)

The east coast is broader and is an example of emergent coast.

Choices

Choice (4)Response
a.Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ
b.Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false
c.Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ
d.Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

Question 3

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Which of the following statements is true of agriculture in Indian economy between 1973 and 2003?

Choices

Choice (4)Response
a.The sectorial share of agriculture in total output has increased, but its share in employment had decreased.
b.The sectorial share of agriculture in employment has decreased far more than its share on total output.
c.The sectorial share of agriculture in output has decreased far more than its share in total employment.
d.The sectorial share of agriculture in total output has decreased, but its share in employment has increased/