Economy Current Affairs Quiz/Questions-Answers April 2013, April 1-April 7
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1. By what percent the production of eight core sector industries decreased in the month of February 2013, for the first time in 2012-13 financial year?
a) 3.5 Percent
b) 2 Percent
c) 2.5 Percent
d) 4 Percent
Answer: (c) 2.5 Percent
2. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs(CCEA) on 2 April 2013 approved the proposal of the Ministry of Home Affairs for continuation of the Scheme for Special Infrastructure (SIS) during the 12th Plan period in which extremism affected states ?
a) Left Wing Extremism (LWE)
b) Right Wing Extremism
c) Centre wing Extremism
d) None of the Above
Answer: (a) Left Wing Extremism (LWE)
3. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs gave its approval for the four laning of the Jorhat-Demow section of which National Highway- in the state of Assam?
a) National Highway- 37
b) National Highway- 24
c) National Highway- 19
d) National Highway- 17
Answer: (a) National Highway- 37
4. What amount was sanctioned by the Union Government of India on 5 April 2013 for pollution abatement schemes of rivers and lakes in different states?
a) 4065.81 crore rupees
b) 4063.65 crore rupees
c) 4036.81 crore rupees
d) 4029.54 crore rupees
Answer: (a) 4065.81 crore rupees
5. Name the city where the Two-day International Workshop on Green National Accounting for India was finished on 6 April 2013.
c) New Delhi
Answer: (c) New Delhi