# NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Population Studies (Paper-II): Questions 162 - 165 of 417

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## Question number: 162

» Method of Demographic and Population Analysis » Rate of Population Growth » Concept of Population Stabilization

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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### Question

Which one of the following expression will be used to calculate the exponential rate of population growth from two censuses. Is the beginning of population, is population after 10 years. R is population growth rate: (December)

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

b.

c.

d.

P10 = P0 (1 + er) 10

## Question number: 163

» Urbanization and Migration » Migration » Commutation and Migration

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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### Question

Which among the following is the main reason for female migration in India? (December)

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Education

b.

Employment

c.

Divorce

d.

Marriage

## Question number: 164

» Population, Development and Environment » Concept of Development and Its Measures » Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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### Assertion (Ꭺ)

According to “Esther Boserup”, innovation and technological advance would allow food production to keep pace with population growth. (June)

### Reason (Ꭱ)

In recent years, India has become self-sufficient in food production to keep pace with the population growth.

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

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

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

## Question number: 165

» Method of Demographic and Population Analysis » Population Estimates » Population Pyramid

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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### Question

In view of the changing age composition, the base of age pyramid of India is: (December)

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Oscillatory

b.

Shrinking

c.

Expanding

d.

Stationary

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