Major Program And Policies With Reference To India – Part 4

66. Which of the following statements is/are correct in the context the Atal Innovation Mission?

1. It aims to inculcate a spirit of inquiry, creativity and love for Science and Mathematics in school children.

2. It is under Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation.

Select the correct answer using the code given below

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: D

67. Which of the following species is/are responsible for Soil Transmitted Hemline Infections a major public health issue in India?

1. Round worm

2. Whip worm

3. Hook Worm

Select the correct answer using the code given below

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D

Q.68

Answer: B

69. The Rasht Riya Bal Swasthya Karakorum (RBSK) provides for early detection and screening of which of the following

1. Defects at birth

2. Deficiencies

3. Disabilities

4. Diseases

Select the correct answer using the code given below

(a) 1, 2 and 3 only

(b) 3 and 4 only

(c) 1, 2 and 4 only

(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Answer: D

70. The Gender Inequality Index (GII) used by the Human Development Report (HDR) covers which of the following?

1. Adolescent fertility rate

2. Female and male population with at least secondary education

3. Proportion of parliamentary seats occupied by females

4. Labour force participation of male and female

5. Female and male income estimated at purchasing power parity

Select the correct answer using the code given below

(a) 1, 2, 3 and 4 only

(b) 1, 3 and 4 only

(c) 2 and 5 only

(d) 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5

Answer: A

71. Which of the following best defines a “Lagrangian Point” in space science, recently seen in news?

(a) Appoint on the earth’s orbit where the gravitational pull equals the centrifugal force

(b) Appoint that is equidistant from a planet and its sun

(c)A location in space where gravitational forces of two large bodies equal the centrifugal force felt by a smaller third body

(d) It is the point in the orbit of an object orbiting the earth that is at the greatest distance from the center of the earth

Answer: C

72. Consider the following statements:

1. According to Laffer curve tax revenues always increase with increase in tax rate

2. According to Philips curve, there exist inverse relationship between rate of unemployment and rate of inflation

3. Lorenz curve is a graph showing the degree of inequality in income in a given population or an economy

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 and 3 only

(b) 2 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C

73. With reference Census 2011 data on religious communities, consider the following statements:

1. Sikhs have the lowest child sex ratio

2. Parses have the lowest sex ratio

3. Jains have highest literacy rate

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 1 and 3 only

(C) 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3