GS Prelims: Indian Economy

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Prelims MCQ Topics Cement Industry, Types of Cement Grade, Cement Making Process, Portland Cement versus White Cement, Environment Impacts of Cement Industry, Concretization and its impacts, Coal Sector, Types of Coals, Fly Ash, India's Coal Resources, Power Sector, Largest producers, consumers and exporters of oil; BTU/ Joule; Upstream, Downstream in…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Kusidin, Presidency Banks, Imperial Bank of India, Hilton Young Commission, Nationalization of Banks and their impact, Scheduled Versus Non-scheduled banks, Old and New Private Sector Banks, RBI policy towards Foreign Banks, Regional Rural Banks, Different Rural Cooperatives, Unit Banking / Branch Banking, Mixed, Chain, Retail / Wholesale…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Call Money, Notice Money and Term Money, Treasury Bills, Certificate Of Deposits, Commercial Paper, Functions of Money Markets, M0, M1, M2, M3, M4, Narrow Money / Broad Money, Derivatives, Mutual Funds, Real Return of Rate, Real Assets and Financial Assets, Short Term and Long Term Investment Options.…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Fiscal Policy Versus Monetary Policy, Fiscal Policy Instruments, Impacts of Fiscal Policy Instruments, Taxation powers of states / governments, Concurrent / Residuary Powers of taxation, Income Tax, Corporation Tax, Sales Tax / VAT / CENVAT, Tax devolution, Votable and Non-Votable Expenditures, Cut motions, Vote on Account, Tax…
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Prelims MCQ Topics Dependency Ratio, Demographic Transition Theory, Age Sex Pyramids, Push Pull Factors of Migration, Birth Rate, Death Rate, Total Fertility Rate, Demographic Dividend & Longevity Dividend, Census Act Provisions, Canvasser method and ‘householder’ method of enumeration, Population Extremes (highest, lowest states, districts), SECC Objectives, data, angle of deprivation,…
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Key Terms in AgricultureGross Cropped Area and Net Cropped AreaGross cropped area is the total area sown counted for as many times as many it is sown. Net sown area is area counted for once even if it is sown for more than once.Subsistence farming & Commercial FarmingIn subsistence farming,…