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Economic Survey & Budget 2018 : Part 4 (in Hindi)
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Abhishek Pandey
Prime Minister’s Scholarship awardee, has qualified UPSC CDS/AFCAT 6 times each, has cleared UPSC CAPF.

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  1. CDS EXAM Combined Defence Services 2018 BUDGET 2018 Know about Economic Survey & Budget 2018


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  3. Which of the following is/are the measures taken by the central government to control food inflation? 1. Higher MSP has been announced so as to incentivize production. 2. Approved enhancement in buffer stock of pulses to enable effective market intervention. 3. States/UTs have been advised to impose stock limit on onions. Select the correct answer using the codes given below. (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3


  4. In the context of revenue generation in India, consider the following statements: 1. Indian states generate more than half of its revenue from taxes. 2. Urban Local Bodies(ULBs) generate greater proportion of revenue from their own sources than Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) Which of the following statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2


  5. With reference to the Indian economy, the term 'decoupling' generally refers to a situation when: (a) Fiscal consolidation takes place along with increased public (b) Government expenditure increases despite decrease in revenue (c) Import decreases despite increase in aggregate demand. investment. collection. (d) The economy does not grow or slow down in sync with the global economy.


  6. In context of GST, Revenue Neutral Rate (RNR) refers to a rate: (a) That allows government to receive same amount of money despite the changes in tax structure. (b) That neutralises the loss suffered by manufacturing states due to GST. (c) Where the essential commodities have zero tax. posd upont interstate ransfer ofods and series


  7. Recently, Operation Green has been announced to address price fluctuations of which of the following crops? 1. Tomato 2. Onion 3. Potato 4. Pulses Select the correct answer using the codes given below. (a) 1, 2 and 3 only (b) 2, 3 and 4 only (c) 1, 3 and 4 only (d) 1, 2 and 4 only


  8. The term 'Prompt Corrective Action' often seen in news, refers to: (a) Adopting innovative construction technologies for building affordable house at rapid rate. (b) Improving financial and socio-economic status of old age artisans and scholars. (c) Transforming and expanding Indian firms into Multi-National companies. (d) Taking corrective actions on banks in order to restore their financial health.


  9. In the context of world trade, consider the following statements: 1. There has been decline in world trade GDP ratios since 2011. 2. If countries across the world become more equal, trade between them will certainly decrease. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2


  10. India has the highest trade deficit with China. In this regard, which of the following are the major item of import from China? 1. Electronic Devices 2. Chemical Fertilizers 3. Cotton Yarn 4. Aluminium Ore Select the correct answer using the codes given below. (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1, 2 and 4 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1 and 4 only


  11. Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) often seen in news is relatec to: (a) Special and preferential treatment under WTO (b) Sustainable Development Goals (c) Intended nationally determined contributions (d) Electronic Voting Machines


  12. Consider the following statements: 1. The ratio of gross fixed capital formation to GDP has steadily increased in the last decade. 2. The ratio of domestic saving to GDP has steadily increased in the last decade. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2


  13. What is/are the purpose of launching Government e-Marketplace 1. To bring transparency and efficiency in procurement of goods and services by various Ministries and agencies of the Government. 2. To promote domestic manufacturing industries. 3. To increase the government savings. Select the correct answer using the codes given below. (a) 1 only (b) 1, 2 and 3 (c) 1 and 3 only (d) 2 only


  14. The Economic Survey 2017-18 mentions the expression 'No representation without taxation'. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to this expression? (a) A citizen's stake in exercising accountability diminishes if he does (b) The government which has no representation from the people (c) Only those who pay tax contest the election and become a (d) None of the above. not pay tax. has no right to tax them. representative.


  15. Consider the following statements with respect to housing price index 'NHB RESIDEX' estimated by the National Housing Bank (NHB): 1. It measures the movement of residential property prices. 2. The index covers only cities and not rural areas. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2


  16. The Economic Survey 2017-18 estimates a Learning Poverty Headcount (LPC). LPC refers to: (a) The number of children who do not meet the basic learning benchmark (b) The number of households where no adult member is literate. (c) The statistical method to calculate the number of below poverty line (BPL) households. (d) The number of school-enrolled children who come from poor families.