NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Population Studies (Paper-II): Questions 111 - 114 of 739

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Question number: 111

» Population, Development and Environment » Population and Resources » Sustainable Human Eco-System

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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‘Ecosystem services’ are defined by which of the following? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Extraction of energy resources

b.

Extraction of mineral; resources

c.

Producing food using ecosystem

d.

Extraction of energy, materials, and information

Question number: 112

» Population Composition and Change » Measures of Concentration of Population » Density

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Who proposed that fertility varies inversely with density of population? (June)

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Choice (4)Response

a.

Spencer and Gini

b.

Saddler

c.

A. Dumont

d.

J. Bangaarts

Question number: 113

» Nuptiality and Fertility » Fertility Indicators - Cross Sectional and Period » Age Specific Fertility Rate (ASFR)

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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In two hypothetical countries, X and Y, the ASFRs per 1000 are as follows: (June)

Table Of The two hypothetical countries, X and Y,

Ages

country – X

Country -Y

15 - 24

50

50

25 - 34

100

100

35 - 44

60

60

Which one of the statements is true:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The age adjusted birth rate is higher in country ‘X’ than in country ‘Y’.

b.

The age adjusted birth rate in the two countries are equal.

c.

The age adjusted birth rate is higher in country ’ Y ‘than in country “Y”.

d.

Any of the above may be true.

Question number: 114

» Population, Development and Environment » Concept of Development and Its Measures » Physical Quality of Life Index (PQLI)

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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In the category of variables related to factors affecting exposure to conception, under the list of intermediate variables, which among the following is not correct? (June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Involuntary abstinence (from impotence illness, unavoidable but temporary separation)

b.

Fecundity or infecundity as affected by involuntary

c.

Use and nonuse of contraception

d.

Fecundity or infecundity causes (sterilization, sub-incision, medical treatment etc. )

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