The Tertiary Sector in the Indian Economy 4

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1. Which one of the following Indian banks is not a nationalized bank? [2006]

 
 
 
 

2. Consider the following statements: [2005]
1. Sensex is based on 50 of the most important stocks available on the Bombay stock Exchange (BSE).
2. For calculating the Sensex, all the stock are assigned proportional weightage.
3. New York Stock Exchange is the oldest stock exchange in the world.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

3. The National Housing Bank was set up in India as a wholly- owned subsidiary of which one of the following? [2007]

 
 
 
 

4. Consider the following statements: [2006]
1. Life Insurance Corporation of India is the oldest insurance company in India.
2. National Insurance Company Limited was nationalized in the year 1972 and made a subsidiary of General Insurance Corporation of India.
3. Headquarters of United Indian Insurance Company Limited are located at Chennai.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

 
 
 
 

5. Which one of the following sets of commodities is – exported to India by arid and semi-arid countries in the Middle East? [1995]

 
 
 
 

6. Assertion (A): Balance of Payments represents a better Picture of country economic transactions with the rest of the world than the balance of Trade Balance of Payments takes into account
Reason (R): the exchange of both visible and invisible items whereas balance of Trade does not. [2006]
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7. Consider the following statements: [2009]
1. MMTC Limited is India’s largest international trading organization.
2. Neelachal Ispat Nigam Limited has been set up by MMTC jointly with the Government of Orissa.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

8. Which of the following terms indicates a mechanism used by commercial banks for providing credit to the government? [2010]

 
 
 
 

9. Consider the following statements: [2007]
1. The repo rate is the rate at which other banks borrow from the Reserve Bank of India.
2. A value of 1 for Gini Coefficient in a country implies that there is perfectly equal income for everyone in its population.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

10. Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched? [2009]

 
 
 
 

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