Indian Economy MCQs

Indian Economy Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) for State and UPSC Civil Services Examinations. Objective Questions on Indian Economy for competitive examinations.

71. Which silkworm is reared mostly for sericulture in India?

[A] Antheraea paphia
[B] Bombyx mori
[C] Philosamia synthia ricini
[D] None of the above

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72. In which year was Small Farmers’ Agri-Business Consortium (SFAC) was established?

[A] 1991
[B] 1994
[C] 1995
[D] 1996

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73. Which among the following is the main purpose of the “Kisan Rath” mobile app?

[A] Market horticulture produce
[B] Facilitate sellers and buyers of agriculture produce
[C] Facilitate farmers & traders in searching for transport vehicles for movement of Agriculture & Horticulture produce
[D] None of the above

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74. Which among the following schemes are implemented under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Yojana (PMKSY)?
1. Mega Food Parks
2. Integrated Cold Chain, Value Addition and Preservation Infrastructure.
3. Creation/Expansion of Food Processing/Preservation Capacities.
4. Infrastructure for Agro Processing Clusters.
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] 1 and 2 only
[B] 2 and 3 only
[C] 2,3 and 4 only
[D] All of the above

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75. Which of the following oil seeds production was targeted under yellow revolution?
1. Groundnut
2. sunflower
3. Castor
4. Niger 
5. Lineseed
choose the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] 1,2 and 5
[B] 1,2,3 and 4
[C] 1,2,3,4 and 5
[D] 1,3,4 and 5

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76. During which 5-year plan was the blue revolution launched in India?

[A] 8th FYP
[B] 9th FYP
[C] 7th FYP
[D] 6th FYP

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77. What is a rainbow diet?

[A] Inclusion of meat in diet
[B] Inclusion of pulses in diet
[C] Inclusion of fruits and vegetables in diet
[D] Inclusion of fish in diet

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78. What is the maximum turnover for a company to be considered as a Medium-scale industry?

[A] 250 crore
[B] 150 crore
[C] 75 crores
[D] None of the above

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79. Which sectors growth was positive during the lockdown in March 2020 among the core sectors ?

[A] Electricity
[B] Steel
[C] Coal
[D] Petroleum

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80. Which among the following contains aluminium and silicon?

[A] Coal
[B] Petroleum
[C] Fly ash
[D] None of the above

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