General Knowledge-India (NTSE Stage-2 (National-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 5 - 8 of 29

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Question number: 5

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Question

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 output has decreased far more than its share in total employment.

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 total output has increased, but its share in employment had decreased.

d.

The sectorial share of agriculture in total output has decreased, but its share in employment has increased/

Question number: 6

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Appeared in Year: 2013

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

The north western parts of India receive rainfall in winter.

Reason (Ꭱ)

The winter rainfall in India occurs due to North East monsoon.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 7

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Appeared in Year: 2013

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Question

Which four major ports of India lie on the Golden Quadrilateral?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Kolkata, Mumbai, Vishakhapatnam, Chennai

b.

Marmagao, Mumbai, Kandla, Mangalore

c.

Chennai, Tuticorin, Mangalore, Marmagao

d.

Kolkata, Chennai, Mangalore, Mumbai

Question number: 8

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Sex Ratio in India is low.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Indian society has been unfavorable to females.

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 true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

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