NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Population Studies (Paper-II): Questions 230 - 232 of 417

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Question number: 230

» Population Composition and Change » Demographic Dividend

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Appeared in Year: 2018

Assertion-Reason▾

Question

Assertion (Ꭺ)

A demographic dividend is the potential for economic growth that can result from shifts in a population age structure. (July)

Reason (Ꭱ)

A demographic dividend is linked to a demographic transition, which begins when child and infant death rates decreases in response to increased access to vaccines, antibiotics, safe water, sanitation and better nutrition.

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.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Question number: 231

» Introduction and Sources of Population Data » Source of Population Data

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Appeared in Year: 2018

MCQ▾

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Which one of the following is average population size of a district in India according to census 2011? (July)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2.5 million

b.

1.8 million

c.

1.6 million

d.

2.0 million

Question number: 232

» Urbanization and Migration » Migration » Circulation

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Appeared in Year: 2018

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

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Match the following concept given in list-1 with the population of the concept given in list-2: (July)

List-Ⅰ (Column-1) List-Ⅱ (Column-2)

(A)

Intervening obstacle

(i)

Zelinsky

(B)

Intervening opportunity

(ii)

Harris and Todaro

(C)

Mobility transition

(iii)

Everett Lee

(D)

Expected income

(iv)

Stouffer

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)

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