ICAR NET (UG/PG): Geography MCQs (Practice_Test 2 of 118)

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  1. Many industries tend to come together to make use of the advantages offered by the urban centers known as:
    1. command economy
    2. capitalistic economy
    3. agglomeration economies
    4. communist economy

    Answer: c

  2. What percentage of Gross Domestic Products (GDP) does India receive from the manufacturing industries?
    1. 27 %
    2. 17 %
    3. 10 %
    4. 20 %

    Answer: b

  3. On the basis of ownership industry can be classified as:
    1. Agro-based, Mineral based, Small scale industry, Private sector
    2. Public sector, Private sector, Joint sector, Co-operative sector
    3. Public sector, Private sector, Consumer industry, Mineral based industry.
    4. Public sector, Private sector, Joint sector, Small scale industry.

    Answer: b

  4. On the basis of capital investment the industry is classified as:
    1. Public sector, Private sector
    2. Small scale industry, large scale industry
    3. Basic industry, consumer industry
    4. Agro based industry, Mineral based industry.

    Answer: b

  5. Joint sector industry is a type of industry based on
    1. Capital
    2. Ownership
    3. The bulk and weight of raw material and finished goods
    4. Their main role

    Answer: b

  6. Light industry use
    1. Light raw material
    2. Material which produces light
    3. Light investment
    4. none of these

    Answer: a

  7. Which are not the agro-based industries?
    1. Sugar industry
    2. Cotton industry
    3. Vegetable oil and plantation industry
    4. Iron and steel industry

    Answer: d

  8. Cooperative sector industries are owned and operated by the producers or suppliers of raw materials, workers or both. They pool in the resources and share the profits or losses:
    1. Unevenly
    2. unequally
    3. disproportionately
    4. proportionately

    Answer: d

  9. Which of the following industries is not a heavy industry?
    1. Cotton textile
    2. Cement
    3. Iron and Steel
    4. Ship building

    Answer: a

  10. To which category is the Iron and steel industry belong to:
    1. Small scale
    2. Large scale
    3. Cooperative sector
    4. Agro based

    Answer: b

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