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Indian Economy 2008-09 General Awareness

Indian Economy 2008-09 General Awareness

1. The outlay of Railways annual plan 2008–09 (as Rail Budget 2008–09) has been hiked by 21% which stands at—
a. Rs. 35,000 crore
b. Rs. 37,500 crore
c. Rs. 40,000 crore
d. Rs. 42,000 crore
Ans : b
2. Allocation for waiving farmer’s loan in budget 2008–09 stands at—
a. Rs. 40,000 crore
b. Rs. 45,000 crore
c. Rs. 50,000 crore
d. Rs. 60,000 crore
Ans : d
3. As budget proposals for 2008–09 the percentage share of direct taxes, in gross tax revenue is—
a. 48·80%
b. 52·06%
c. 53·07%
d. 55·01%
Ans : c
4. Chelliah Committee recommended to tax the agriculture income of non-farmers having income above—
a. Rs. 15000
b. Rs. 20000
c. Rs. 25000
d. Rs. 50000
Ans : c
5. Twelfth Finance Commission under Chairmanship of Dr. C. Rangrajan has submitted its final report on—
a. September 30, 2004
b. October 30, 2004
c. November 30, 2004
d. December 7, 2004
Ans : c
6. ‘Open market operation’ is a part of—
a. Income Policy
b. Fiscal Policy
c. Credit Policy
d. Labour Policy
Ans : c
7. The city having highest population in the world is—
a. New York
b. Tokyo
c. Mexico
d. Paris
Ans : b
8. Targeted power capacity addition for 11th plan period is—
a. 41110 MW
b. 66463 MW
c. 68963 MW
d. 86283 MW
Ans : b
9. The Ex-officio Secretary of NDC is—
a. Secretary of Finance Ministry
b. General Secretary of Lok Sabha
c. Secretary of Planning Commission
d. Vice Chairman of Planning Commission
Ans : c
10. 15th SAARC Summit is scheduled to be held in July–August 2008. The changed venue of the summit is—
a. New Delhi
b. Sri Lanka
c. Maldives
d. Bangladesh
Ans : b
11. The Finance Commission is appointed for every... year
a. 3
b. 4
c. 5
d. 6
Ans : c
12. 11th National Conference on e-governance was held on 7–8 February, 2008 at—
a. Gurgaon (Haryana)
b. Chandigarh
c. Mohali (Punjab)
d. Panchkula (Haryana)
Ans : d
13. Which percentage of Central Taxes have been recommended by the 12th Finance Commission to be transferred to States ?
a. 28·5%
b. 29·5%
c. 30·5%
d. 31·5%
Ans: c
14. Which state possesses the maximum percentage of SC population ?
a. U.P.
b. M.P.
c. Kerala
d. Punjab
Ans : d
15. Government has decided to cover all districts of the country in National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme (NREGP)—
a. Upto January 1, 2008
b. Upto March 31, 2008
c. w.e.f April 1, 2008
d. w.e.f. April 1, 2009
Ans : b
16. What is ‘NIKKEI’ ?
a. Share Price Index of Tokyo Share Market
b. Name of Japanese Central Bank
c. Japanese name of Country’s Planning Commission
d. Foreign Exchange Market of Japan
Ans : a
17. NABARD was established on the recommendation of—
a. Public Account Committee
b. Shivaraman Committee
c. Narsimham Committee
d. None of these
Ans : b
18. Sampurna Gramin Rojgar Yojana has been launched from—
a. 1st April, 2001
b. 25th Sept., 2001
c. 30th Sept., 2001
d. No scheme of such title has yet launched
Ans : b
19. Which company is providing mobile service with name ‘Cell one’ to the consumers ?
c. Reliance Infocom
d. Bharti Tele
Ans : b
20. VAT is imposed—
a. Directly on consumer
b. On final stage of production
c. On first stage of production
d. On all stages between production and final sale
Ans : d




Objective 10 questions

1. Why the document you created at home displays with a different font at school?

Because you have a different printer at school than at home Because you have a different monitor at school than at home

font you used at home is not installed on your school computer Because the version of Windows is different

2. Which keyboard shortcut centers selected text?

Ctrl+C Alt+C There is no keyboard shortcut for this operation Ctrl+E

3. What is the default file extension for all Word documents?


4. Which key moves your cursor from one cell to the next in a table?

Tab Shift Enter Ctrl+Enter

5. How many different documents can you have open at one time?

No more that three Only one As many as your computer memory will hold No more than your Taskbar can display

6. In order to email a Word document from within Word:

Go to File/Send To/Mail Recipient Save the file as an email attachment Start Outlook and attach the file while open in Word This is an impossible operation

7. Which keystroke will take you at the beginning or the end of a long document?

Ctrl+PageUp and Ctrl+PageDown Shift+Home and Shift+End Ctrl+Home and Ctrl+End The only way is by using the right scroll bar

8. How many margins are on a page?

Two (header and footer) Four (top, bottom, right, left) Two (landscape and Portrait) Two (top and bottom)

9.In order to save a Word document as a web page you need to:

Put the appropriate graphics and links on the document Save the document in simple text format Use your web browser as an editor and save as URL Save as HTML

10. A document in portrait prints:

The same characters per line with the same document in landscape More characters per line than the same document in landscape Less characters per line than the same document in landscape Smaller fonts in order to fit the same amount of characters per line with landscape




1. Femina Miss India World award for 2012 has been awarded to –

Vanya Mishra
Prachi Mishra
SimranKaur Mundi
Crystle Stewart

2. Who among the following is the winner of the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award for the year 2011? –

Sachin Tendulkar
Saurav Ganguli
Sanjeeva Kumar Singh
Gagan Narang

3. The Mascot of the 2008 Olympic Games was-


4. Which among the following has won 2012 IPL Tournament?

Chennai Super Kings
Kolkata Knight Riders
Deccon Chargers
Delhi Daredevils

5. Who has written “Unaccustomed Earth” ?

Jhumpa Laheri
Kiran Desai
Arundhati Roy
Khushwant Singh

6. Which of the following has been selected for best parliamentarian of the year award 2007 ?

Priya Ranjan Das Munshi
Mani Shankar Aiyyar
Sushama Swaraj

7. Duwuri Subbarao's name was in news recently as he has taken over as the Governor of

8. ISRO has launched successfully RISAT-1 satellites through PSLV-C19 on -

15th March,2012
30th March,2012
26th April,2012
4th May,2012

9. Which country was host 15th SAARC Summit in 2008 ?

Sri Lanka

10. Who among the following is the winner of the Wimbledon open Tennis Tournament 2008 of the Women's Single Title ? 

Serena Williams
Venus Wlliams
Maria Sharapova
Ana Ivanovic

Ana Ivanovic