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Question 1753

Economic and Social Theories of Formation of Urban Centres

Appeared in Year: 2016

Question

MCQ▾

According to Rostow, which among the following propensities affect the pace of development. (September)

(i) Propensity to develop Fundamental Sciences.

(ii) Propensity to apply Science to economic ends.

(iii) Propensity to accept innovations.

(iv) Propensity to seek material advancement.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

(ii) and (iii) are correct.

b.

(i) and (ii) are correct.

c.

(iii) and (iv) are correct.

d.

All a., b. and c. are correct

Question 1754

Concept and Measures of Population Ageing

Appeared in Year: 2016

Question

MCQ▾

Which among the following is not a measure of population Ageing? (September)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Ageing of elderly population.

b.

Ageing index.

c.

Median age of the population

d.

Child-age dependency ratio.

Question 1755

Appeared in Year: 2016

Question

MCQ▾

A country has currently a population of 100 million and having an annual growth rate of 3.5 percent. If the growth rate remains constant, what will be the population of this country in next 40 years (Approximate) ? (September)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

300 million

b.

400 million

c.

150 million

d.

200 million

Question 1756

Appeared in Year: 2016

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match items in List-I with those given in List-II. (September)

List-Ⅰ (Book/Concept Name)List-Ⅱ (Propounder)
(A)

Conditions for transition to low fertility

(i)

Bloom et al 2003

(B)

Essay on the Principle of Population

(ii)

Robert Malthus

(C)

Concept of demographic dividend

(iii)

Meadow et al 1972

(D)

Limits to Growth Study

(iv)

Coale (1973)

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

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