NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Population Studies (Paper-II): Questions 139 - 142 of 417

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Question number: 139

» Nuptiality and Fertility » Fertility » Level ,Trends and Differentials of Fertility in India

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which of the following is the most appropriate measures to compare fertility across different states in India? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Crude Birth Rate

b.

Age- Specific Fertility Rate

c.

Total fertility rate

d.

None of the above

Question number: 140

» Population Composition and Change » Sex-Ratio

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

In India child sex –ratio age group is Unfavourable to females. (June)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Traditional value for son preference is prevailing in the India particularly in the rural population of the country.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

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

c.

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

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 141

» Population, Development and Environment » Population and Resources » Ecological Imbalances Caused by Natural and Human Factor and Their Impact on Human Ecological Systems

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which among the following cannot be called an “ecosystem service”? (June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Collection of logs for cooking fuel

b.

Extraction of information using internet facility

c.

Extraction of information from environment

d.

Construction of houses using mud and rock

Question number: 142

» Population Issues : Gender and Special Group » Gender » Gender Inequality and Status of Women - Gender Empowerment Measures (GEM)

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Which amongst the following is not an indicator of gender equality? (December)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Sex – ratio of 0 - 6 population

b.

0 - 4 mortality rate

c.

Marriage related female migration

d.

Decision making and autonomy

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