NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Population Studies (Paper-II): Questions 140 - 143 of 739

Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 739 questions. Access all new questions- tracking exam pattern and syllabus changes. View the complete topic-wise distribution of questions. Unlimited Access for Unlimited Time!

View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 350.00 or

How to register?

Question number: 140

» Population Composition and Change » Sex-Ratio

Edit

Appeared in Year: 2015

Assertion-Reason▾

Question

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

Edit

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

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

Choices

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)

Edit

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

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

Question number: 143

» Nuptiality and Fertility » Framework of Fertility Analysis » Davis and Blake Intermediate Variable Framework

Edit

Appeared in Year: 2015

MCQ▾

Question

Who among the following coined the term “Intermediate variables affecting fertility”? (December)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Caldwell

b.

Hanjal

c.

Kingley Davis and Judith Blake

d.

Bongaarts

Developed by: