MCQs on Indian Year Book 2017 – Planning

MCQs on Indian Year Book 2017 – Planning

(UPSC CIVIL SERVICES EXAMINATION & OTHER COMPETITIVE EXAMINATIONS)

Q1. Consider the following Statements regarding Planning in India:

  1. PLANNING in India derives its objectives and social premises from the Directive Principles of State Policy enshrined in the Constitution.
  2. The erstwhile Planning Commission has been replaced by NITI Aayog.

Identify the correct statements:
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) All are correct
d) None

Q2. Consider the following Statements regarding NITI Aayog:

  1. It was setup by an executive resolution.
  2. PM is chairperson of NITI Aayog.

Identify the correct statements:
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) All are correct
d) None

Q3. Which of the following are the components of Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana:

  1. Accelerated Irrigation Benefits Programme (AIBP)
  2. Har Khet Ko Pani
  3. per drop more crop
  4. watershed development

Identify the correct statements:
a) 1, 2 & 3 only
b) 2, 3 & 4 only
c) All are correct
d) 1, 3 & 4 only

Q4. Consider the following Statements regarding Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana:

  1. Unlike other Schemes, the SAGY does not look at the beneficiaries as receivers and the Government as the doer.
  2. The Member of Parliament would be free to identify any village for the scheme including his own or that of his/her spouse.

Identify the correct statements:
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) All are correct
d) None

Q5. Consider the following Statements regarding RURBAN Mission:

  1. Government launched the Dr. Shayma Prasad Mukherji RURBAN Mission in 2014.
  2. The RURBAN Mission aims at providing basic amenities in rural areas and check migration from there to cities.

Identify the correct statements:
a) 1 only
b) 2 only
c) All are correct
d) None

Q6. Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM) a joint mission of ___________

a) Ministry of Urban Development and the Ministry of Rural Development.
b) Ministry of Urban Development and the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation
c) Ministry of Rural Development and the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation
d) Ministry of Health & Family Welfare and the Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation

Solutions:

QuesSolExplanation
1c
2c
3c
4aIt was launched in 2014. The scheme’s Guidelines call upon Members of Parliament (MPs) to make one village of their choice in their constituency a Model Village by 2016. The Member of Parliament would be free to identify any village for the scheme, other than his own or that of his/her spouse.
5c
6b

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