Exercise 1

Question 11 :

If all the banks in an economy are nationalized and converted into a monopoly bank, the total deposits


A). will decrease
B). will increase
C). will neither increase nor decrease
D). None of the above
Answer : Option C

Question 12 :

India changed over to the decimal system of coinage in


A). April 1995
B). April 1957
C). April 1958
D). April 1959
Answer : Option B

Question 13 :

The association of the rupee with pound sterling as the intervention currency was broken in


A). 1990
B). 1991
C). 1992
D). 1993
Answer : Option C

Question 14 :

On which one of the followings is the benefits received principle of taxation to achieve optimality bases?


A). Marginal benefit received
B). Total benefit received
C). Average benefit received
D). Ability to pay for the benefit
Answer : Option D

Question 15 :

One of the reasons for India's occupational structure remaining more or less the same over the years has been that


A). investment pattern has been directed towards capital intensive industries
B). productivity in agriculture has been high enough to induce people to stay with agriculture
C). ceiling on land holdings have enabled more people to own land and hence their preference to stay with agriculture
D). people are largely unaware of the significance of transition from agriculture to industry for economic development
Answer : Option A